The opportunity to partner with a successful orthopedic group practice with a longstanding commitment in the community awaits a quality General or Total Joints Orthopedic Surgeon. Our community partner has been in the Carmichael community for over 30 years and they are excited to open a new Folsom practice. Ideal candidate must be interested in joining an independent group practice and establishing a practice in northern California.
Competitive Hospital Income Guarantee
Opportunity to quickly build robust patient panel.
Mentorship from experienced orthopedic surgeons
Signing Incentive including relocation assistance
New, state-of-the-art out-patient surgery center with ample OR availability
Affiliated hospital is home to award winning orthopedic services including shorter hospital stays and many patients discharging directly home
Flexible call schedule
Practice in a modern state-of-the-art clinic including EMR
Folsom, suburb of Sacramento, San Francisco (2 hour drive), Lake Tahoe (2 hour drive)
One of the most affordable places to live in California
An abundance of outdoor activities including biking, boating, golfing, river rafting, skiing and hiking
Miles of biking and jogging trails along American River feeding into fresh water of Folsom Lake
Farm-to-Fork award-winning restaurants
Culture, theater, education, sports
Easy driving distance to California's celebrated wine country, Yosemite, Lake Tahoe, historic Gold Country, the Pacific Coast and San Francisco
Folsom is located 30 minutes east of Sacramento, California's state capital. The City of Folsom has a rich history beginning with the '49ers during California's great Gold Rush. Today Folsom is a forward-looking city, a high-tech town, with firms ranging from small to large international corporations. Folsom also boasts excellent schools, beautiful family-oriented neighborhoods and outstanding shopping, dining and cultural options. Lake Tahoe, San Francisco, the vineyards of Napa Valley, and the historical Gold Rush towns of the foothills are all within easy driving distance.
Community Based Recruitment involves a variety of unique and independent practices. Please contact the recruiter for additional specific information about the medical group recruiting for this opportunity.
Dignity Health Mercy Hospital of Folsom is the community hospital serving the Sierra foothills communities of Folsom, El Dorado Hills, Granite Bay, Cameron Park, Shingle Springs and Rescue. With 106 licensed acute-care beds, our accredited, non-profit hospital has been providing exceptional care for more than 35 years. Mercy Hospital of Folsom provides surgical services including minimally-invasive general, urological and gynecological surgeries. We also provide comprehensive and award-winning orthopedic services, which include surgery, inpatient and outpatient rehabilitation and specialty orthopedic care. As a certified Joint Commission Stroke Center, Mercy Folsom provides exceptional care to our patients in our Medical Surgical and Intensive Care units, as well as our Emergency Department. Our Family Birth Center features private and contemporary birthing suites where labor, delivery and recovery occur in one room, as well as award-winning lactation training and support.
We know that humankindness is powerful medicine. After more than a century of experience, we’ve learned that modern medicine is more effective when it’s delivered with compassion. We are successful because we know that the word care is what makes health care work.At Dignity Health, our humankindness is extended to every member of the team. We take a holistic approach to letting our people know that they truly matter. We chose the name Dignity Health because the value of dignity is woven into the fabric of our culture. Our mission, vision and values were all formed out of the recognition of the inherent dignity of each person. It also represents our commitment to delivering excellent medical care to all, to advocating on behalf of the poor and to partnering with others to improve the quality of life.We offer a supportive, collegial environment, with a staff that’s passionate about bringing the very best practices to patient care. We are an organization committed to facility infrastructure, the latest technology and effective communication. Most of all, you will discover the spirit, idealism and family-friendly environment that comes with a mission driven, not-for-profit healthcare o...rganization."Hello humankindness starts with the proven idea that human connection leads to better health."