Hospitalist Job In Bakersfield, California
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Physician / Hospitalist / Permanent / California
This ideal location offers the best of both worlds: Affordable living and proximity to Los Angeles, Santa Barbara, San Luis Obispo, Paso Robles and the Sierra Nevada mountains. The is a highly desirable location for home buyers due to affordability and low cost of living, while offering close access to Central California wine country, central valley, beach communities and all the amenities in Los Angeles. Enjoy a variety of restaurants, shopping, and a diverse economy with many locally owned businesses. Furthermore Enjoy access to many options for recreational fun: skiing, hiking, camping, fly fishing, white water rafting. If you are looking for an excellent hospital to practice in, a focus on quality and manageable workloads, top-notch hospital leadership with integrity, competitive compensation, a path to partnership, great benefits, and abundant support, this is your job in California.
Through People We Make a Difference
Being a physician-led practice is a big part of who we are. Our practice is built by all of us, and everyone is empowered to contribute and make our practice even better. Sound Physicians fosters an environment of engagement, where both individual and team contributions are encouraged and rewarded.
Adventist Health Bakersfield is committed to providing patient centered quality care. Join providers at this 255 bed facility focused on providing quality care in an environment that is safe, respectful and compassionate. We approach our role as caregivers with a strong sense of obligation, dedication and commitment to our patients. This also means that we continually work together as a team and listen to the concerns of our patients and their families. Part of the Adventist Health System, San Joaquin offers innovative medical programs and state-of-the-art technology. Comprehensive services include a Burn Center, bariatric services, a comprehensive hospital-based Cancer Center affiliated with UC Davis and first of its kind in the county, a Chest Pain Center, Pediatrics, Stroke center, wellness center, and maternity and women’s center.
- Become part of a 16 physician team with a focus on excellence in quality and care
- 255 bed hospital with sub specialty support
- Blocked schedules for focus on continuity of care
- Excellent compensation for 16 shifts per month
- Annual Quality Bonus and RVU-based productivity bonuses
- Access SoundInstitute™ learning platform for continuing education, and professional career development with convenient online and in-person educational courses, including CME
- Secure your future via Sound Physicians’ Path to Partnership™ track + attain incentive-based rewards based upon performance
- Open to both newly graduated residents & experienced clinicians
- Internal Medicine or Family trained physicians welcome to apply
- Supportive management team and hospital administration
Hospital Achievements and Accolades
Our Chief Hospitalist won the "Outstanding Physician Leadership Quality Award" for all of Southern California Adventist Health Region. He is one of the top doctors amongst five Adventist hospitals. Adventist Health Bakersfield recently received the "Distinguished Hospital Award for Clinical Excellence" from Healthgrades for the third year in a row! The CEO recognized that this was, in large part, due to the excellent care that our team has been providing since we started the program. This award places Adventist Health Bakersfield in the top 5% of hospitals in the nation
Commitment to our Front-Line Providers
Our talented providers are the key to fulfilling our mission. We focus on optimizing the practice environment so our providers can feel really proud of the care they give. This is the key to engagement. We optimize workloads effectively, reducing inefficiencies and consistently exceeding expectations through service excellence to our providers.
We are dedicated to supporting our hospitalist and post-acute physicians in providing the very best quality care by partnering seamlessly with our partners. Physician founded, led, and managed, Sound Physicians has more than 1,800 hospitalist and post-acute physicians providing inpatient care to more than 180 hospitals and a growing number of post-acute care centers in 35 states across the U.S.
We recruit and retain the best doctors by creating a better career opportunity. Sound Physicians supports our physicians through manageable encounters, flexible schedules, and technology-driven processes that are designed by physicians to work for physicians. Through the SoundInstitute, we promote ongoing educational, professional and career development.