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Site Assistant Medical Director
Oak Valley District Hospital
Oakdale, California

Overview:
The Oak Valley Hospital (OVH) opened in 2012 with a 12 bed Emergency Department and with 24 hours of physician coverage and 12 hours of APC coverage daily. OVH treat approximately 26,000 patients annually. We are looking for an exceptional Emergency Medicine Physician to become the Associate Medical Director at the site. In addition to a full complement of shifts, the Associate Medical Director will work closely with the Director in support of VEPs agenda of high quality, efficient, and compassionate care. The successful candidate should have significant experience and involvement in ED administrative activities (e.g., quality improvement, patient satisfaction, productivity, scheduling, etc.) and productive membership on ED and/or hospital committees. Here are some facts about OVH:
12 hour shifts
On call service include: Family Medicine, Internal Medicine, General Surgery, Trauma Surgeons, Ortho, Radiology and Urology
Excellent ED Nurses, Techs, and ancillary staff

Requirements:
California Medical License
DEA License with California registration
Board Certified in Emergency Medicine or Primary Care
Current ACLS and NRP certification
PALS must be a certified course by the American Heart Association

About the Community:
Oakdale is known as The Gateway to Yosemite, offering an abundance of outdoor activities. Many nearby lakes provide several recreational water activities such as swimming, fishing, sailing, and water skiing. Enjoy concerts in the park, country club, and hiking as well!.

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. Medical Directors and Associate Medical Directors receive an additional stipend based on patient volume.
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.