Obstetrician/Gynecologist Opportunity In Rural California
ID# 005602
Job Location
Mendocino Community Health Clinic, Inc
335 Lakeshore Blvd
Lakeport, CA 95453
United States
North America
Website
Category Physician
Specialist Type Obstetrician/Gynecologist
Work Schedule Full-Time
Preferred Languages English

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Job Description
Mendocino Community Health Clinic (MCHC) is currently seeking a Board Certified/Eligible Ob/Gyn to join our growing "Care for Her" women’s health center, in Ukiah, CA. We are a collaborative practice looking for a fourth Ob/Gyn to join our dynamic team of eight certified nurse midwives and two women’s health nurse practitioners. CNM’s take first call! OB/GYN's share 1:4 call, to back up our experienced and talented midwives. Care for Her patients are seen for regular scheduled appointments in our outpatient clinic and for hospital based surgeries and deliveries at Adventist Health Ukiah Valley (8 minutes from our clinic). Practice encompasses all aspects of obstetrics and gynecology care. If you enjoy clinic visits, deliveries and surgical cases, this position will offer you a nice blend for a broad scope practice.

Community: As you consider a new place to call your professional and personal home, there are a few things about our community that you should know! Ukiah is located in Mendocino County, 2.25 hrs north of San Francisco and 1 hour inland from the Pacific Ocean. Physicians who have moved here in the past few years make the following observations, "everyone is so friendly", "the pace of life here is more relaxed", "I love the beauty of the vineyards and visiting the wineries" and "for a small town, Ukiah has a lot to offer". Our county has much to offer for recreational enthusiast, such as kayaking on local rivers, lakes or on the Pacific ocean, road or mountain biking, swimming in scenic lakes, camping in the magnificent Redwoods, and fishing for salmon or trout. Not an outdoorsy person? Enjoy our symphony, theater, art galleries, and community events. Looking for yoga? We have that! Looking for Starbucks? We have that! What don't we have? Heavy traffic and smog!

Compensation/Benefits: Excellent compensation plan, relocation assistance, signing and retention bonus. Benefits include a competitive CME plan, malpractice and liability coverage, life insurance, retirement savings, and more. In addition, the physician may apply for student loan repayment through the National Health Service Corps. or State Loan Repayment Programs. MCHC also offers a Gap Loan Repayment Program to assist with student loan payments prior to acceptance into an external program.

Qualifications: In searching for the right candidate, our highest priorities are clinical excellence and a great fit with our team. Our Medical Director states that she is looking for a full-time physician who is “engaged with patients and colleagues, prefers to be busy/active, and who enjoys working in a team environment.” Other qualifications include:

Clean and Active California license
Board Certified by the American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology - required for experienced candidates
Bilingual (Spanish) preferred
A good sense of humor is also highly desired
This position is open to final year Residents with excellent faculty references and who are board eligible
Contact Information

Mendocino Community Health Clinic, Inc

Ms. Kelly Kesey

Ukiah CA 95482

United States

Main Phone (707) 472-4514

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