Critical Care Intensivist needed in San Jose with additional Neuro training

Good Samaritan Hospital
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Facility: Good Samaritan Hospital 
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San Jose, CA  
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Opportunity Criteria
Specialty: Critical Care Medicine 
Candidate Type: MD, DO 
Visas Accepted: No J1 or H1
Loan Repayment: Not Specified
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Job Description

As a member of Good Samaritan Hospital's Intensivist Team, you will learn the skills necessary to improve quality, patient satisfaction and ICU performance through the implementation of standardized, evidence-based practices; implementation of Intensivist led multidisciplinary rounding and measurement of process and outcome.

The physician led group offers strong leadership at the national, regional and program level. Our commitment to learning and development ensures that you are provided the tools necessary to continue to develop your skills to reach your highest potential.

Good Samaritan Hospital, a 474-bed acute care hospital in the heart of Silicon Valley, has been delivering elite level care with compassion since 1965. Its two locations include the main campus in San Jose, California and the Mission Oaks campus in Los Gatos, California. Good Samaritan Hospital is recognized nationally for quality and safety by The Joint Commission as a Top Performer on Key Quality Measures and with the Gold Seal of Approval for Sepsis Certification, and for Hip and Knee Joint Replacement Certification. Good Samaritan Hospital is a Joint Commission-Certified Comprehensive Stroke Center, STEMI Receiving Center, Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities (CARF), Accreditation by American Association of Diabetes Educators for Outpatient Education, Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery Accreditation and Quality Improvement Program (MBSAQIP), and a five-time consecutive recipient of the Outstanding Achievement Award from American College of Surgeons' Commission on Cancer.

The Program
* 24/7 coverage model
* 12-hour block shift schedule with dedicated time off
* 37 ICU beds - 20 Neuro/Med/Surg/17 CVICU
* CV does 150-200 cases per year; TAVR; STS 2-star program; no EMCO or LVADs at this time
* Well known intensivist program for Neurocritical Care; comprehensive stroke center; neurointerventional physician on site

We are ideally looking for Critical Care medicine board certified physicians through Internal Medicine/Surgery/Anesthesia with the additional certification or board certification for neuro-critical care.

Package
* Outstanding, shift-based compensation that should exceed the 75 percentile
* Paid time off
* Annual CME allowance
* Medical, dental, prescription and vision coverage option for physician and dependents
* 401(k)

Education Training and Experience Required
* MD or DO
* Must be Board Certified in Critical Care Medicine
* Must meet Neurocritical care competency - Board Certification in Neurocritical care preferred, and ELNS required.
* Experience with Cardiac Critical Care also preferred.
* Eligible to work in the United States. Not a J1 visa qualified area
* Ability to work as a team member
* Must have commitment to excellence in clinical service and be forward thinking
* Excellent communication (written and verbal); strong analytical and problem solving skills.
* Ability to perform all technical skills in the critical care setting

ICC Management Model
The Intensivist Program at Good Samaritan is managed by ICC Healthcare, the leading Intensivist group in the country. ICC (Intensive Care Consortium) Healthcare prides itself on our patient-focused, evidence-based solutions that improve quality, efficiency and outcomes in the lives of the critically ill patients we serve.

The ICC Difference
* The success of the ICC intensivist program relies on strong team building strategies within the ICU, the hardwiring of best practice evidence base protocols and streamlining the delivery of hospital wide critical care services.
* The physicians who work with our program have the ability to impact change on a national scale through our association with HCA.
* We believe work/life balance is an important and strive to help providers maintain this balance.
* We are a physician driven company that values physician input and experience.
* Our partnership with HCA provides access to data on a large scale and allows us to test and implement new models of care and management for the best interest of our patients and physicians.

Community
San Jose is located in the heart of Silicon Valley nestled between the beautiful Santa Cruz Mountains and South Bay. San Jose offers a diverse population and is a unique cultural hub offering diverse food options and year around cultural events steeped in history. You will find everything here from beautiful landscapes to entertainment. San Jose is a one-hour drive from San Francisco

Facility Description

474 Beds
2,200 Employees
Year Established 1965
Specialties: Behavioral Health, Cardiovascular, General Surgery, Neurosciences, Oncology, Orthopedics, Women's & Children's Services (Obstetrics and Neonatal Intensive Care Level III) and Wound Care and Limb Preservation

Good Samaritan Hospital, a 474-bed acute care hospital in the heart of Silicon Valley, has been delivering elite level care with compassion since 1965. Its two locations include the main campus in San Jose, California and the Mission Oaks campus in Los Gatos, California. Good Samaritan Hospital is recognized nationally for quality and safety by The Joint Commission as a Top Performer on Key Quality Measures and with the Gold Seal of Approval for Sepsis Certification, and for Hip and Knee Joint Replacement Certification. Good Samaritan Hospital is a Joint Commission-Certified Comprehensive Stroke Center, STEMI Receiving Center, Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities (CARF), Accreditation by American Association of Diabetes Educators for Outpatient Education, Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery Accreditation and Quality Improvement Program (MBSAQIP), and a five-time consecutive recipient of the Outstanding Achievement Award from American College of Surgeons' Commission on Cancer.

At Good Samaritan Hospital, we offer a supportive hospital culture focused on compassionate care and improvement of human life. Nationally, we are part of Hospital Corporation of American (HCA), the nation's largest for-profit hospital system. Offering competitive benefits, professional development and growth opportunities, this hospital is part of the local Good Samaritan Health System consisting of Good Samaritan Hospital and Regional Medical Center. For more information, please visit www.goodsamsanjose.com.

Technology. Interventional Neuro-Radiology in new biplane angiography suite; dedicated Oncology Unit with Palliative Care Program and Radiation Oncology center with latest targeted radiation equipment to improve accuracy, reduce treatment time and minimize damage to surrounding tissue, supported by new CT simulator and new linear accelerator. Diagnostic imaging: MRI with Excite software which improves imaging, speed and accuracy, enhancing emergency care and decreasing out-patient wait times. New 3.0 Tesla MRI. Combined PET/CT offers patients a single procedure and gives physicians earlier detection and diagnosis, more accurate staging and more precise treatment of oncology patients. A 64-slice CT gives Good Sam tremendous speed in emergencies and significantly expanded capacities for brain, cardiac and GI studies.

San Jose, California, is home to the largest concentration of technology expertise in the world-over 6,600 technology companies employing 700,000 people. A beautiful climate year-round offers a wide variety of exciting cultural, recreational, educational and entertainment opportunities as the 10th largest city in the U.S. Residential options range from urban loft living, traditional tree-lined neighborhoods to mountain top retreats. Superior recreation opportunities from hiking and biking to surfing/skiing. Excellent public schools and multiple private school options.

Contact Information
Contact: Eric Mack 
Phone: 714-404-9683
Fax: 866-824-9444 
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