Job ID: 289203654  |  Last Updated: 7/16/2018

Emergency Medicine Physician Palm Springs

JFK Memorial Hospital
Indio, CA
Applicant Contact
Andrea Green
(847) 571-9080
Accepts J-1 Visas

Job Description

JFK Memorial Hospital was founded in 1966 by a group of physicians including Dr. Carreon, who later had one of the hospitals cross streets named in his honor. Originally called Indio Community Hospital, the hospital grew from a 112-bed hospital to the 156-bed JFK Memorial Hospital of today. The facility sees 45,000 annual patients in its emergency department.

Annual Patient Volume: 45,000
ED Beds: 12
Admission Rate: 9%
Documentation: Cerner
Physician Daily Coverage: 30 Hours
APC Daily Coverage: 36 Hours
Certified Chest Pain Center
STEMI Receiving Center
Streamlined admission process with ApolloMD Hospitalist team
Excellent Call Panel 24/7
24/7 Cath Lab, X-ray, CT, MRI, Ultrasound

Located in Indio, Californias City of Festivals, John F. Kennedy Memorial Hospital lies in the Coachella Valley of Southern Californias Desert region. Hosting Coachella, Stagecoach, and Desert Trip music festivals, the city enjoys world class entertainment drawing people from all over the world. Located minutes from the Indian Wells Tennis Garden as well as the Indio Polo Grounds, the area hosts internationally attended major sporting events. The City of Indio embraces its diversity and provides outstanding municipal services to enhance the quality of life for residents, visitors and the business community. It lies 23 miles east of Palm Springs, 77 miles east of Riverside, and 127 miles east of Los Angeles.

Why Practice with ApolloMD?

ApolloMD is physician operated with a Preferred Physician Ownership Model and we pride ourselves in providing a setting where our physicians maintain a high quality of life thru market-leading compensation, physician friendly contracts that are written in plain-language, and do not contain restrictive clauses or non-competes. Our physicians enjoy professional development opportunities and are supported through comprehensive on-site practice resources including administrative personnel. In addition, ApolloMD physicians are offered ownership options through our ApolloMD Partnership Program (APP), allowing them to build equity in a thriving group from day one, rather than waiting years to share in the success of a practice.

Employer Profile

ApolloMD is a privately held, multispecialty physician practice headquartered in Atlanta, GA that is focused on rewarding physicians with quality of life, top income and ownership incentives that further their career goals while satisfying the emergency medicine, anesthesia, radiology, and hospital medicine needs of hospitals and healthcare facilities nationwide. This focus, which we have maintained since our inception nearly thirty years ago, has allowed us to become one of the most successful and fastest growing groups in the country. As a physician-owned and operated practice driven by the best interests of our doctors, we offer a different kind of partnership than traditional physician groups. We do not believe in non-competes and restrictive clauses. Our physicians work with us because they want tonot out of obligation. Together, we nourish a commitment to continuously improving efficiency, quality and patient satisfaction.

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