Job ID: 290052586  |  Last Updated: 12/15/2021

Core Faculty Family Medicine Physician to join rural residency program in Mendocino County

Adventist Health Ukiah Valley
Ukiah, CA
Applicant Contact
Ashley Lowe
(800) 847-9840
(916) 774-3390

Job Description

Core Faculty with or without OB Family Medicine Residency in Ukiah, California
Adventist Health Ukiah Valley is seeking community-focused Family Medicine physicians to become Core Faculty with our new rural family medicine residency program in Ukiah, California. Incoming physicians will join a team of highly diverse and exceptional providers who specialize in full-spectrum Family Medicine and Women s Health. We seek a physician who is well-trained in outpatient procedures and prenatal care; option for OB with or without C-sections; option for inpatient medicine/ICU. We are seeking to add to our expertise with a physician with focus on LGBTQ+ and diverse vulnerable population care needs.
Candidates must demonstrate passion for community health, dedication to family medicine education, and excellent clinical and communication skills. As a member of a newly accredited UC Davis-affiliated program, Core Faculty will participate in the curriculum development of our program in addition to providing high-quality teaching and resident mentorship. Core Faculty members are expected to maintain a clinical practice as well as supervise family medicine residents.
Candidates must be board certified or eligible in Family Medicine, licensed in the state of California or eligible, and meet medical staff credentialing standards.
Employed Model
Faculty salary model
Starting bonus
Relocation reimbursement
Competitive benefits package: Medical, Dental, Vision, and 401K Match
Vacation, holidays and sick leave
CME allowance
Appointment as a UC-Davis volunteer clinical faculty member
About Our Residency
Adventist Health Ukiah Valley Family Medicine Residency Program was established in 2019 to address the rural health crisis and create full-spectrum family physicians who are well trained to take on the needs of their communities. Unopposed as the only residency program in our county, residents have individualized training at our rural sites and actively participate in local community projects. We currently train 15 residents across the first three classes, with goals to expand into a 6-6-6 program. Our residency program is affiliated with UC Davis and ACGME-accredited.
About Our Medical Center:
Adventist Health Ukiah Valley (AHUV) is part of the Northern California Network of Adventist Health, which includes two acute care facilities, two critical access medical centers and a center for behavioral health. AHUV is a 50-bed medical center with Level IV emergency services, 8-bed Intensive Care Unit, and 11-bed Labor & Delivery including a Level II Intensive Care Nursery.
The medical center serves 122,000 people in the Northern California counties of Mendocino, Lake, Southern Humboldt, and Northern Sonoma. In 2019, AHUV had 3,608 admissions, 759 deliveries, 31,962 emergency visits, 102,198 outpatient hospital visits, and 134,520 clinic visits. AHUV is staffed by more than 140 physicians, 771 employees and 29 volunteers.
About Our Ukiah Community:
Mendocino County is nestled in the Ukiah Valley, the town of Ukiah has a population of 16,000 and is surrounded by vineyards, pear orchards and redwood-covered hills. Ukiah's strong sense of community is clearly present in the weekly Saturday Farmer s Market and annual town festivals and events, including the Summer Concert Series and Ukiah Country PumpkinFest, which celebrates Ukiah's rich agricultural tradition each October. All sorts of recreational opportunities can be found at Lake Mendocino, just five miles from Ukiah, with family picnic sites, boat launching ramps, fishing, a swimming beach, hiking trails and much more. For entertainment, Ukiah boasts a number of theatrical companies. The Grace Hudson Museum makes for another entertaining diversion, featuring exhibitions of the works of artist Grace Hudson as well as local, regional and Californian Indian artists. Ukiah is located in Northern Wine Country, about two hours north of San Francisco and one hour from the Pacific Coast and Redwood forests.
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