Orthopedic Surgeon (St. Joseph Health Medical Group)

Employer
St. Joseph Health
Location
Fortuna, California
Posted
Mar 30, 2020
Closes
Mar 30, 2021
Ref
2030931
Hours
Full Time
Position Type
Permanent

Seeking a full-time, board-eligible/board-certified Orthopedic Surgeon interested in joint reconstruction, specifically hip and knee joint. An ideal candidate will have a fellowship in total joints or sports (LE preference), excellent communication skills, be self-motivated and be willing to work closely with established support staff. Join a well-established team of dedicated providers at St. Joseph Health Medical Group's Orthopedic Surgery service and enjoy unparalleled quality of life in the scenic beauty of northern California.

• Management of patients in the nearby communities of Eureka and Fortuna

• Mix of inpatient and outpatient care

• 7 days per month on call

• Surgeon will have mid-level support

• Experienced orthopedic physician preferred, but new graduates who are fellowship trained in total joint will be considered

Where You'll Work

St. Joseph Health Medical Group provides quality health care for Sonoma, Napa, Humboldt and surrounding communities. With over 225 providers, the St. Joseph tradition of excellence extends to all aspects of care, from routine check-ups to leading-edge surgical procedures. Its dedicated team of providers take the time to get to know each patient's individual needs and answer questions with compassion. Multiple offices throughout the region provide access to convenient care.

Where You'll Live

Set among redwood trees on the shore of the pristine Humboldt Bay, Eureka is a family-friendly enclave with two major universities and daily flights to/from San Francisco and Los Angeles. The seat of Humboldt County (pop 135,000), Eureka is a designated California Cultural Site for its commitment to arts, culture and historical preservation. Travel authority Lonely Planet named this seaside city its top recommended destination in 2018. If you love surfing, ocean kayaking, fishing, biking and hiking, you'll thrive here.

Who You'll Work For

St. Joseph Health (SJH) is deeply committed to its Northern California communities, especially those who are poor and vulnerable. Part of the Providence family, it serves Humboldt, Napa and Sonoma counties, offering a full range of services at five acute care hospitals and numerous home health agencies, hospice care, physician groups, skilled nursing facilities and community clinics. Today, SJH consistently ranks among regional and national leaders for quality in the delivery of inpatient and outpatient care.

Equal Opportunity Employer including disability/veteran

Job ID Number: 7775

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