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Emergency Medicine Physician
Plumas District Hospital
Quincy, California

Overview:
Plumas District Hospital (PDH) is a low volume, low acuity Emergency Department in Northeast California; previously rated by Modern Healthcare as one of the top 100 hospital in the nation. The emergency department sees an average of 5,200 patients annually. Shifts are 24 to 72 hours in length. Here are some facts about PDH:
4 bed ED
On call services include: FP, General surgery, GYN (FP covers Peds/OB), Cards, Ortho, and other specialties by phone.
Pediatric telemedicine in ED.
Excellent ED Nurses, Techs, and ancillary staff

Requirements:
California Medical License
DEA License with California registration
Board Certified or Board Eligible in Emergency Medicine or Primary Care
Current ACLS certification

About the Community:
Quincy is nestled against the Western slope of the Sierra Nevada Mountain range, tucked at the edge of the lush American Valley; midway between Oroville and Reno. Driving to Quincy, you will experience the all-weather scenic byway, state route 70, and the beautiful Feather River Canyon. Quincy is near the Bucks Lake area (17 mi), the centerpiece for recreation. Bucks Lake includes: Lodges, bed and breakfast, a marina with cabins and boat rentals. During winter, Bucks Lake is the place to be for snowmobilers and cross-country skiers. Major Business Bases include: Tourism, Agriculture, Education, Timber, US Forest Service, County Government and the closest major cities with airports include Reno, Sacramento, and Redding.

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.