Job ID: 289087669  |  Last Updated: 6/19/2017

Northern California "University-Town" Primary Care

Enloe Medical Center
Chico, CA
Applicant Contact
Jennifer Espinosa
Physician Recruiter
(530) 332-7506

Job Description

Northern California "University-Town" Primary Care Position

Enloe Medical Center is a 298-bed, level II trauma center located in the vibrant Northern California city of Chico. It offers the North Valley a full continuum of health services ranging from preventative education and outpatient services to acute care, behavioral health, inpatient rehabilitation and home health and hospice services. Serving more than 400,000 residents in a six-county region in Northern California, we provide quality, compassionate, cost-effective care to our patients. Enloe Medical Center encompasses several separate facilities, and is the only hospital in Chico.

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About the practice:
With the retirement of one provider, and the departure of another, two primary care positions recently become available in our community. Both are full practices, 100% outpatient, and do not involve Obstetrics. Annual incomes in both practices are well-above national and regional medians. Relocation expenses and a robust signing bonus are provided.

Chico is an extremely easy place to live. It has a pleasant, small town atmosphere with no long commutes. At the same time, the influence of California State University at Chico ensures a sophisticated and varied choice of cultural and entertainment activities. Chico has an excellent public school system and abundant opportunities for outdoor activities. Very few locations can provide palm trees AND pine trees. Our accommodating Mediterranean climate offers almost 300 days of sunshine a year. While well give you all 4 seasons, our average daily high in the middle of winter is 54 degrees. At the same time, abundant snow is just thirty minutes up the mountains. Were home to one of the largest municipal parks in the nation at over 3,600 acres. It has miles of engaging trails to hike, bike, or ride horses. Amongst many other awards, weve been recognized as:

-Best Cities in America in Which to Live Outside Magazine, 2011
- Among Mens Journals Best Places to Live in America, 2010
- Americas #1 Place to Live by Forbes magazine
- Top Place to Live the Western Dream (American Cowboy magazine, 2010)
- Best Colleges CSU, Chico (US News & World Report, 2007)
- Ranked #17 in Farmers Insurance list of "Most Secure Cities"
- Judged the 16th Most Healthy City in America by Organic Style magazine
- Named "America's #1 Cycling Town" by Bicycle magazine
- Best Places to Retire (US News & World Report, 2008; CNN 2005 & 2006; Kiplingers' Personal Finance magazine, 1998)

Chico's downtown is a thriving area for unique, independent retail shops and restaurants. Farmer's markets attract crowds on Saturday mornings and Thursday evenings. The City Plaza hosts free concerts regularly during the summer. Performance venues large and small, bars, coffee shops, book stores and city offices contribute to a lively and flavorful experience.There is easy access to many end-destination locales including; Lake Tahoe, Mt. Shasta, Sacramento, Napa Valley, San Francisco, Reno, and the California Coast.

Warm Regards,
Jennifer Espinosa
Physician Recruiter

Employer Profile

Enloe Medical Center is a 298-bed non-profit hospital with the mission of improving the quality of your life through patient-centered care. It is one of two Level II trauma centers north of Sacramento, houses the regions only Level II neonatal intensive care unit and operates the FlightCare air ambulance service. Enloes comprehensive medical services include cardiac surgery and heart care, neurosurgery, orthopedics, total joint replacement, cancer care, maternity care, women's services and bariatrics.

Enloe caregivers are focused on engaging each other to achieve higher quality of care, reaching out to patients and families to create meaningful programs and building bridges with the community to support health and well-being.

Enloe Medical Center serves patients and community members through-out Butte County and California's North State. Through the excellence of our employees and medical staff, Enloe Medical Center has grown to become the region's most comprehensive medical center and one of the few hospital organizations of its size in California still locally governed.

We welcome you to Enloe -- a place where employees, volunteers and physicians collaborate to improve the quality of your life through-patient centered care.

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