TeamHealth has an exciting opportunity for a board-certified Orthopedic Surgeon to join our hospital-based Orthopedic Surgery program in northern California at Washington Hospital. Washington Hospital is ideally located in the San Francisco Bay Area in a family-friendly community offering a variety of cultural, outdoor and historical attractions. This is an opportunity to work among an established team of professionals. Ideal candidates provide quality care and should demonstrate clinical excellence with superior communication skills. We ask that you have current skills in the full breadth of Orthopedics with at least 3 years of experience outside of residency, and a current California license to practice. Other qualifications include a willingness to drive patient safety and quality initiatives required by TeamHealth’s Patient Safety Organization, insurability for malpractice insurance and confidence to be the only covering physician in the event of an emergency. TeamHealth is the industry leader in providing integrated hospital-based services!
- Competitive compensation
- Paid professional liability insurance with tail guarantee
- Flexible scheduling provides an excellent work/life balance
- No call responsibilities!
- Opportunity to grow professionally through CME
- Relocation not required
Washington Hospital is a 341-bed acute-care hospital and health care system. This state-of-the-art facility offers a full range of care services and advanced medical technology. In 2018 alone, Healthgrades recognized Washington Hospital as one of America's 100 Best Hospitals, a Distinguished Hospital for Clinical Excellence and one of the 100 Best Hospitals for Orthopedic Surgery for the seventh consecutive year.
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Located on the San Francisco Bay, Fremont is a metropolitan area offering more affordable living close to the exciting city of San Francisco. In addition to all the trappings of a metropolitan area, Fremont is also home to a number of outdoor destinations. Visit the San Francisco Bay National Wildlife Refuge and Coyote Hills or Quarry Lakes recreation areas, to name just a few. Enjoy easy access to the beach, San Jose and San Francisco—some of California's most exciting locations.