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Do you like a fast-paced, diverse workday? Do you prefer a dynamic team approach to care delivery? Are you more inspired by immediate patient care versus building a panel and managing a standard in-basket? Urgent Care medicine may be for you. Some of our current Urgent Care doctors have come to PAMF from emergency room careers, where the all-night shifts impinged on their personal lives. Others prefer the pace and variety of cases each day brings.

Our Urgent Care Centers are staffed by a team of physicians, nurses, medical assistants and patient service representatives who work closely as a team to care for each patient. Our Urgent Care physicians collaborate with a talented team of hundreds of medical specialists in tackling complicated diagnoses. We are able to perform diagnostic tests if needed and the physicians are supported by onsite imaging and lab at all of our locations.

Palo Alto Foundation Medical Group (PAFMG) has multiple part-time and per diem opportunities for Pediatric Urgent Care physicians who demonstrate the ability to assess and diagnose quickly, exhibit patience and compassion, and possess a commitment to achieving superior clinical outcomes in a friendly, patient-focused setting.

Opportunity Highlights:
Located in Palo Alto (Per-Diem), Los Gatos (0.5 FTE and Per-Diem), Mountain View (Per-Diem) and Dublin (1.0 FTE and Per-Diem)
Must be Board Certified/Board Eligible Pediatrics or Pediatric Emergency Medicine.
Physician-led and collegial environment
Schedule flexibility and sabbaticals for work-life balance
Relocation allowance
Malpractice tail coverage
Part Time 0.5 FTE is 17.5 patient contact hours
Shareholder track position leading toward full shareholdership following 24 months of employment
Very competitive salary guarantee plus incentive for part-time opportunities
Competitive hourly rate for per-diem opportunities
Generous benefit package

Community Information
The San Francisco Bay Area is known for its natural beauty, arts, liberal politics, entrepreneurship, and diversity. The area has high incomes; it includes the five highest California counties by per capita income and two of the top 25 wealthiest counties in the United States. The Bay Area was the largest driver of population growth in the state with four of the five fastest growing counties (Santa Clara, Alameda, San Mateo and San Francisco), located in the Bay Area. The nine-county Bay Area contains many cities, towns, airports, and associated regional, state, and national parks, connected by a network of roads, highways, railroads, bridges, tunnels and commuter rail. The combined urban area of San Jose and San Francisco is the largest in Northern California, the second largest in California (after Los Angeles), and the 55th largest urban area in the world.

Please contact:
Palo Alto Medical Foundation
Physician Recruitment Department

Phone: 650-934-3582

Fax: 650-691-6193

No placement agencies, please.
EEO Equal Employment Opportunity
About the Palo Alto Medical Foundation:
Part of the Sutter Health network of care, the Palo Alto Medical Foundation (PAMF) is a not-for-profit health care organization dedicated to enhancing the health of nearly one million people in the Silicon Valley and surrounding communities. Our affiliated physician group includes more than 1,600 physicians practicing in primary care and more than 45 medical and surgical specialties.

PAMF upholds high standards for providing exemplary medical care and is fully accredited by the Institute of Medical Quality (IMQ). PAMF was rated four out of four stars for patient experience by the California Office of the Patient Advocate.

At PAMF, physicians leverage our organization's reputation, resources and location to shape the future of medicine. Our collaborative, multidisciplinary culture ensures that you have the support you need to deliver exceptional personalized care to your patients.