Sutter Health-affiliated Memorial Medical Center is sponsoring recruitment of a BE/BC Critical Care certified Trauma Surgeon to join Modesto Surgical Associates, a local private practice group. This position will fill the need for a dedicated traumatologist, and will eventually oversee the trauma surgery program. Duties will include Acute Care Surgery and Acute General Surgery. Experience is a plus, but not required. The other surgeons in the group are ready to support the incoming candidate. The compensation package is competitive and an income guarantee will be given.
Shifts are 24 hours for 4 days on and 2 days off. Responsibilities will include:
- Responding to trauma activations
- Consulting and operating on acute general surgeries
- Managing critical care patients
- Seeing patients in the trauma clinic
- Documentation on Epic (EMR)
- Working collaboratively with the rest of the trauma team, including advanced practice clinicians
Memorial Medical Center is a 423-bed tertiary care hospital in Modesto, California and is fully equipped with EMR, PACs radiology capability, and brand new OR suites. Affiliation with Sutter Health, a family of not-for-profit hospitals, gives physicians at Memorial Medical Center access to modern facilities, advanced technology, and ease of practice in a doctor-friendly atmosphere.
Modesto is a multi-cultural, family oriented community located in the heart of the San Joaquin valley, and offers easy access to vacation spots such as San Francisco, Lake Tahoe, and Yosemite National Park as well as affordable housing and beautiful weather. Cultural amenities include The Modesto Symphony Orchestra, Central West Ballet, and the Gallo Center for the Arts, a focus of entertainment and educational activities.