Full Time Geriatrics Physician for Large Public Health and Hospital System in Silicon Valley

Santa Clara Valley Medical Center
San Jose
California US
Job Category: 
Physician
Type: 
Employee
Setting: 
Other
Status: 
Full Time
Location: 
San Jose , CA
Posting Date: 
April 29, 2019
Expiration Date: 
July 31, 2019
Qualifications: 

Applicants should have a current CA medical license, DEA and eligibility to participate in Medi-Cal/Medicare. 

Description: 

Santa Clara Valley Medical Center (SCVMC), a large public teaching hospital, affiliated with Stanford University School of Medicine, in San Jose CA, is seeking a full-time fellowship trained Geriatrician (IM/FM) to join our dynamic Geriatric practice in our Department of Medicine.

The Division of Geriatrics Primary Care is seeking a fellowship trained Geriatrician to join our established Comprehensive Geriatric Care Clinic. The successful candidate will work closely with our robust interdisciplinary team to provide longitudinal primary care to our diverse, frail older adults, as well as assist our primary care, specialist colleagues, and community partners with geriatric consultative services. There is also opportunity for QI projects for the division as well as teaching IM residents.

Responsibilities: 

About the Division

Our Geriatric practice is located in the beautiful Downtown San Jose in the heart of Silicon Valley.

Our division provides comprehensive primary care to the most frail elderly and consultative services to seniors in the County of Santa Clara. We are very passionate about supporting our patients in the continuum of care as well as strive for safe transitions of care between the different settings.

Our interdisciplinary team is very collegial and strong mentoring support is available from committed physicians to ensure excellent career development.

Physicians joining our group are pleased to find supportive specialists in the Departments of Medicine, Surgery, GYN as well as an efficient, integrated electronic health record (EPIC).

Application Submission: 

We offer competitive compensation, generous comprehensive benefit package (including 53 days of leave per year), paid malpractice, vibrant professional environment, opportunity for career growth, and the opportunity to serve a multicultural patient population. SCVMC is an Equal Opportunity employer. If you are interested in joining a practice with unparalleled personal and professional advantages, then please submit your letter of interest and CV to .