Family Medicine Residency Program Faculty - Sign-on Bonus + 401(k) Match

Sutter Health Sacramento Sierra Region
Jackson, California
Apr 14, 2024
Apr 20, 2024
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Sutter Medical Group (SMG) seeks an outstanding Family Medicine Physician for a faculty position with the Sutter Health Family Medicine Residency Program in Amador, CA.

Successful candidates will be part of a dynamic and progressive team of faculty and educators in training and developing family medicine physicians.
  • Interest in OB is welcome not required.
  • Point of Care Ultrasound is desired.
  • Sports Medicine Fellowship is a plus!

Over the last 20+ years, we have developed a culture of collaboration nurtured by our team building, Balint groups, and support groups. Our residents help to develop the skills and knowledge needed for independent practice physicians of the future. We embrace diversity as a strength and place the well-being of residents, faculty, and staff as our highest priority.

The Sutter Health Family Medicine Residency Program is committed to training exemplary family physicians of diverse backgrounds to be future healthcare leaders who provide expert person-centered care to a diverse population within an evolving and integrated healthcare organization.

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Our Philosophy:

Our mission at Sutter Health is to enhance the well-being of people in the communities we serve through a not-for-profit commitment to compassion and excellence in healthcare services. Our Core Faculty members are significant contributors to that vision. Core faculty members are a foundational element of Graduate Medical Education (GME). Core faculty members provide an important bridge allowing residents to grow and become practice-ready, ensuring that patients receive the highest quality of care. They are role models for future generations of physicians by demonstrating compassion, commitment to excellence in teaching and patient care, professionalism, and a dedication to lifelong learning. By employing a scholarly approach to patient care, faculty members, through the graduate medical education vision, improve the health of the individual and the population.

Core faculty members ensure that patients receive the level of care expected from a board-certified physician in the field. They recognize and respond to the needs of the patients, residents, community, and institution. Faculty members provide appropriate levels of supervision to promote patient safety. They are responsible for creating an effective learning environment by acting in a professional manner and attending to the well-being of the residents and themselves.

Core Faculty members are integral components of the Residency Program and must embody the values that we uphold at Sutter Health. The Sutter Health Family Medicine Residency Program is deeply committed to Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion. We have a responsibility to ensure that we provide care to all individuals from all backgrounds. It is our duty to provide care in a way that allows everyone to feel respected, valued, and included.

Medical Group Information:

Sutter Medical Group is a successful, 1,100+ member multi-specialty group offering physicians the opportunity to build their practices within a progressive, financially sound, and collaborative organization. SMG is recognized as a Top Performing Physician Group by the Integrated Healthcare Association. Our members are dedicated to providing the highest quality and most complete health care possible to the people in the communities we serve in the greater Sacramento Valley Area of Amador, Placer, Sacramento, Solano, and Yolo Counties.

Join us and enjoy:
  • $285k, 2-year guarantee
  • 50k sign on bonus
  • 200k forgivable loan
  • Residency stipend for up to 24 months
  • Relocation allowance
  • Income guarantee with shareholder track
  • Benefits package, including medical, dental, and vision
  • 401(k) match
  • CME allowance
  • Robust retirement program
  • A positive work-life balance and Northern California's natural beauty and lifestyle

Community Information:

Jackson is a lovely rural community nestled in the Sierra Nevada Foothills in Amador County. Jackson is located about 1 hour from Sacramento and 1 hours from Lake Tahoe. The County offers residents a variety of activities. El Dorado National Forest, Silver Lake, and the Mokelumne River Canyon are all within the immediate area and provide residents with an abundance of outdoor recreational activities. The Kirkwood Mountain Resort, a premier world-class ski resort and summer vacation hot spot, is also just a short drive away.

Local activities include:
  • Wine tasting at over 40 of the most scenic and award-winning wineries
  • Jackson Rancheria Hotel & Casino (Theater, concerts, and more)
  • Golfing (2 courses)
  • Outdoor activities such as hiking, biking, camping, skiing, and white-water rafting adventures