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Emergency Medicine Physician
Pacifica Hospital of the Valley
Sun Valley, California

Overview:
Pacifica Hospital of the Valley (PHOV) is a 242 bed facility, providing treatment to 13,800 patients annually. Acuity level is low to moderate. The Department is single coverage with two 12 hour shifts. Pacifica has a service area of over 400,000 people within a 5 mile radius. Here are some facts about PVOH:
On call services: FM/IM for admissions, Peds, OB/GYN, Surgery, Ortho, ICU, Cardiology
7 bed department
Excellent ED Nurses, Techs, and ancillary staff
Excellent relationship with attending staff

Requirements:
California Medical License
DEA License with California registration
Board Certified or Board Eligible in Emergency Medicine or Primary Care with 2 years of ER experience
Current ACLS and PALS certifications

About the Community:
Sun Valley is located in the San Fernando Valley, approximately 10 minutes north of Burbank. The area offers easy access to all Southern California attractions including cultural events and college and professional sports.

Compensation:
Physicians are independent contractors and are given base rates with the opportunity to earn productivity pay at specific sites. VEP provides independent contractors with flexible schedules, and paid malpractice insurance with tail coverage. Physicians also enjoy the benefit of becoming a shareholder after 150 hours worked which allows them to be actively involved in the governance of the company. Shareholders have the option of participating in VEP's 401(k) plan and short-term & long-term disability plans.
VEP Healthcare is one of Americas largest, most experienced provider-owned & operated organizations. VEP offers management for emergency departments, hospitalist medicine, intensivist services, clinical decision units, and more! Committed to high quality care and patient satisfaction, VEP is owned by its physicians, APCs and corporate personnel and offers a fast track to ownership through stock purchase, independent contractor status and paid malpractice insurance with tail coverage.