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Hospitalist
Mercy Medical Center Merced
Merced, CA


Site Description:
186 bed hospital
Current Hospitalist census is around 75-110
Services: Emergency Services, family birth center, UC Davis cancer center, Orthopedic & Surgical services
20 bed ICU-with Pulmonary Critical Care support
AICU-(24/hr tele ICU Coverage)
Full sub-specialty support (except Neurosurgery and Cardiothoracic surgery)
H1B Visa candidates considered

Requirements:
California Medical License
DEA License with California registration
Board Certified or Board Eligible in Family Medicine or Internal Medicine
ACLS certification

About the Community:
Merced is located in the heart of Californias agricultural Central Valley. Its a dynamic, mid-size community, with a friendly small town atmosphere. UC Merced provides new educational and economic opportunities to the already established growth of the region. Merceds population is youthful and diverse and includes an affordable housing market and within 2 to 3 hours of San Francisco, Santa Cruz, Monterey Bay, Yosemite and the Wine Country.

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.