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Emergency Medicine Physician
Sutter Amador Hospital
Jackson, California

Overview:
Sutter Amador Hospital (SAH) is a state-of-the-art hospital and serves as the primary acute care provider in Amador County. The 16-bed ED treats over 24,100 patients annually. There are 24 hours of physician coverage in 12 hour shifts as well as 12 hours of AHP support.

Requirements:
California Medical License
DEA License with California registration
Board Certified or Board Eligible in Emergency Medicine or Primary Care with 1 year of ER experience
ACLS certification

About the Community:
Jackson is located near the Sierra Nevada foothills and blends the ambiance of a gold rush era downtown district with Victorian era neighborhoods. Jackson hosts famous seasonal events and festivities that are popular throughout Sacramento Valley and Northern California.

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.