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Family Medicine Physician in Beautiful Northern California

Sutter Health Sacramento Sierra Region
Sacramento, California
Closing date
Mar 15, 2025

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Family Medicine
Full Time
Position Type
Sutter SeniorCare PACE seeks to hire a BE/BC Geriatric Medicine / Internal Medicine / Family Medicine physician to join our clinical team in Sacramento, CA.

The physician is responsible for providing medical oversight and clinical leadership for the care of elderly patients within our program in Sacramento. This position combines clinical expertise and compassion to ensure high-quality patient care, regulatory compliance, community involvement, and effective departmental operations.

Join Us and Enjoy:

  • Salaried position starting at $285,000
  • Sign-on bonus
  • Relocation assistance available
  • Paid time off benefits (vacation, holiday, etc.)
  • Leaves of absence, including family care, bereavement, etc.
  • Generous compensation and benefits, including employer-matched 403(b)
  • A positive work-life balance and Northern California's natural beauty and lifestyle
  • Minimum Qualifications:

  • Medical Doctor (MD) or Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine (DO) degree with active
    board certification in Geriatric Medicine or Internal Medicine or Family Medicine
  • State medical license and eligibility for medical practice in California
  • Proven experience as a practicing physician specializing in care for elderly patients
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
  • Strong commitment to patient-centered care and quality improvement
  • Knowledge of relevant regulatory requirements and healthcare standards
  • Ability to work collaboratively in a multidisciplinary healthcare team
  • Sutter SeniorCare PACE is a nonprofit health plan designed exclusively for frail older adults in Sacramento County. PACE, which stands for Program of All-Inclusive Care for the Elderly, provides high-quality comprehensive home and community-based healthcare services to participants, always anticipating problems to help avoid hospitalization and prevent premature nursing home placement. PACE is a federal and state-funded program. Most PACE participants are eligible for both Medicare and Medicaid and enjoy PACE at little or no cost.

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    Community Information:

    Sacramento, the state capital of California, is the core cultural and economic engine of a four-county metropolitan area exceeding 2.1 million residents. Sacramento is the seventh most populous city in California. Greater Sacramento has been cited as one of the five most livable regions in America. The city offers a wealth of cultural diversity and ample activities, including museums, parks, and historical sites. Sacramento has close access to fabulous lakes and rivers, snow sports, and beautiful trails for running, hiking, biking, etc. Whether it is honoring its Gold Rush beginnings in Old Sacramento or cheering on its professional basketball team, the Sacramento Kings, or its minor league baseball club, the Sacramento River Cats, the city celebrates its past and present. Centrally located, it is an hour and a half from the mountains of Lake Tahoe or the bay of San Francisco. For the wine connoisseur, scenic Napa Valley is just a short drive away.

    Sutter Health Awards and Recognition:

    Sutter Health is proud to be recognized for its commitment to excellence and innovation in healthcare. Some of our notable awards and accolades include:

  • Forbes' Best Employers for Diversity: Recognized for its dedication to diversity, equity, and inclusion.
  • IBM Watson Health 15 Top Health Systems: Recognized as one of the top health systems in the nation based on overall organizational performance.
  • HealthCare's Most Wired: Acknowledged for leveraging technology to improve healthcare delivery and patient outcomes.
  • Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grade: Consistently awarded high grades for patient safety and quality.
  • Practice Greenhealth Environmental Excellence Award: Demonstrating our commitment to sustainable and environmentally responsible practices.
  • DiversityInc Top Hospitals and Health Systems: Recognized for fostering a diverse and inclusive workplace.
  • FTE starting annual compensation is $285,000 based on experience and training.

    Contact Information:

    Nick Billmaier, Physician Recruiter

    Sutter Health Valley Area

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