Unique Opportunity for MFM Physicians seeking work-life balance in Northern California
We are currently seeking a Board Certified/Board Eligible Maternal Fetal Medicine sub-specialist to join our community partner, California Maternal Fetal Medicine in Sacramento, CA. Dont miss out on this opportunity to join this premier practice and work closely with an experienced MFM/Medical Genetics provider.
Outpatient prenatal ultrasound services
Outpatient and inpatient MFM consultation services
Equal share of call coverage with the current MFM physician (almost entirely phone calls)
No prenatal care and no deliveries! We are contracted with a hospitalist group who admits all high-risk pregnant patients, and deliver them when indicated
In addition to clinical responsibilities, the candidate will have the opportunity to teach rotating medical students from the 2 local medical schools. The successful candidate will also work closely with our Board of Directors to expand our services to the southern suburbs of Sacramento, and will have the opportunity to ultimately assume the role of a site director.
Qualifications and Requirements:
Efficient and works well with others
Possesses excellent communication skills
Can continue the incredible dynamics of our premiere practice
Has the ability to function in a consultative role
Has expertise in obstetrical ultrasound, including NT certification
Must qualify for Licensure by the Medical Board of California
Must qualify for privileges at the Dignity Health System hospitals.
Compensation and Benefits:
Competitive salary with first-year income guarantee, and the ability to switch to productivity in year two
Generous signing bonus
401K with matching
Health, life, vision, dental and disability insurance
Professional liability insurance
About California Maternal Fetal Medicine:
California Maternal Fetal Medicine is the premier Maternal Fetal Medicine center in Northern California. We have a state-of-the art facility of brand new equipment, providing unmatched experience to all our patients. California Maternal Fetal Medicine offers the entire spectrum of MFM services including:
Advanced obstetric ultrasound (including nuchal translucency and nasal bone assessments)
Amniocentesis, chorionic villous sampling, and fetal transfusions
Prenatal genetic counseling, with on-site phlebotomy for genetic testing
MFM consultation (outpatient and inpatient)
Call coverage to the Dignity Health system hospitals in Northern California
Our main center is located in a beautiful northern suburb of Sacramento. The new office will be in the dynamic southern suburbs of Sacramento. California Maternal Fetal Medicine is AIUM certified, and is a California state-approved Prenatal Diagnosis Center (PDC).
About Dignity Health Hospitals:
Our Sacramento hospitals are equipped with two Neonatal Intensive Care Units (NICUs), located at Mercy San Juan Medical Center in Carmichael and Methodist Hospital in the south area of Sacramento. These units have the most technologically advanced equipment and specially trained staff to care for infants who are premature or seriously ill. In the event of a premature birth, our neonatologists (physicians who specialize in premature and high risk babies) are ready to care for the tiniest of newborns.
Click here to view a video about the NICU at Mercy San Juan Medical Center.
About the Community:
As the capital city of the state, Sacramento is the star on the map of California - where you will find cultural attractions to inspire you, cutting-edge cuisine to impress you, history to enrich you and surprises to put a smile on your face. Venture out in any direction and you'll see why Californians are so fond of saying, "California begins here."
Built in 1973, Dignity Health Methodist Hospital of Sacramento is committed to providing daily excellence in health care for residents of Sacramentos southern suburbs, including the Elk Grove, Wilton and Galt communities. Methodist Hospital is home to a 158 acute-care bed facility with 1,282 employees, 341 medical staff, and 29 Emergency Department beds. Methodist Hospital also owns and operates Bruceville Terrace - a 171-bed, sub-acute skilled nursing long-term care facility adjacent to the hospital that provides care for the elderly, as well as those requiring extended recoveries.
Methodist Hospital is home to the Family Medicine Residency Program, an accredited and nationally recognized program which provides resident physicians with specialty training in primary care family medicine. Together, the hospital and residency program implemented a ground-breaking curriculum addressing the identification, treatment and assistance of human trafficking victims and created a one of a kind health clinic for victims, the Human Trafficking Medical Home.
Community Based Recruitment
This is an opportunity to join a community-based practice affiliated with Dignity Health. In many cases, providers will join an existing single-specialty or multi-specialty medical group (solo options are occasionally available). Physicians in an independent group tend to enjoy both the practice of medicine and the business side of health care. Some benefits of independent practice opportunities include:
Exposure to and ability to impact all aspects of business operations associated with your practice
Flexibility to adjust work/life balance to meet your personal and professional needs, since youre the one running the practice
Choice of joining an established practice or developing a new independent practice
We know that humankindness is powerful medicine. After more than a century of experience, we’ve learned that modern medicine is more effective when it’s delivered with compassion. We are successful because we know that the word care is what makes health care work. At Dignity Health, our humankindness is extended to every member of the team. We take a holistic approach to letting our people know that they truly matter.
We chose the name Dignity Health because the value of dignity is woven into the fabric of our culture. Our mission, vision and values were all formed out of the recognition of the inherent dignity of each person. It also represents our commitment to delivering excellent medical care to all, to advocating on behalf of the poor and to partnering with others to improve the quality of life.
We offer a supportive, collegial environment, with a staff that’s passionate about bringing the very best practices to patient care. We are an organization committed to facility infrast...ructure, the latest technology and effective communication. Most of all, you will discover the spirit, idealism and family-friendly environment that comes with a mission driven, not-for-profit healthcare organization.
"Hello humankindness starts with the proven idea that human connection leads to better health."