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Scripps Chula Vista Hospital, Scripps Health Inpatient Medical Group
Pulmonary/Critical Care Medicine physicians - full time, shift-based compensation.
Position: Night/Nocturnist Intensivist
12-hour night shifts
Service has augmentation of Critical Care Nurse Practitioner, procedurally trained
Retirement: dollar for dollar match to IRS max : ~$19,500 / yr with only 2 year vesting
Extra shift compensation for shifts worked greater than salaried FTE
Group bonus for all providers if group has profitable year.
Group Payment for all dues, licensing, credentialing
Scripps Chula Vista Hospital is a 165-bed hospital with 24-bed mixed-open ICU seeking fellowship trained pulm/ccm physicians to join group of 3 senior physicians augmented by critical care nurse practitioners for inpatient critical care medicine position. Candidate must possess active dual-board certifications (Pulm/CC) by either ABIM or AOA-BOS or possess active Pulmonary board certification and in process of Critical Care certification. BLS certification required for conscious sedation privileges. Must be California licensed (preferred) or eligible; proficient in usual ICU procedures (intubations, central line placement, bronchoscopy, etc.) ICU primary service for intubated patients admitted through Emergency Department and consultants for robust hospitalist service patients in ICU. Recently graduated fellows will be considered.
Chula Vista is the second largest city in the county of San Diego, just south of the city of San Diego and close to the US-Mexico border. The hospital is a federally designated Medically Underserved Area community hospital and part of the Scripps Health System. Not an ECMO center. Multilingual Spanish and/or Tagalog a plus but not a requirement. An internal medicine residency program begins July 2020 with opportunities for teaching (residents begin in ICU in 2021). Patients are acute and complex, not a twilight career position.
Competitive shift-based salary; benefits include health, dental, disability insurance. Malpractice insurance through group. CME re-imbursement. Candidate expected to cover up to 15 shifts per month, in-house. Physicians are employed by the Scripps Hospitalist Inpatient Medical Group.
Interested candidates should send CV and cover letter outlining availability, electronic medical record experience/competency and explanation of any board certifications pending. Must possess excellent English communication skills. Not an H-1B visa opportunity. Equal opportunity employer.