Are you an orthopedic surgeon with a heart for your community? Does practice autonomy intrigue you? Do you thrive in a team environment with the comradery of like-minded surgeons? Is making a difference in the lives of your patients through excellent clinical outcomes right up your alley? If so, please consider joining The Northern California Orthopedic Associates (NCOA) in our new Grass Valley, California practice!
NCOA currently seeks a general orthopedic surgeon with non-complex spine surgery capabilities to help meet a growing orthopedics demand in our community. Our opportunity includes:
A full-scope practice in a new expansion clinic with state-of-the-art equipment and furnishings
Robust patient referral base
Catchment area of 100,000 lives with 24% over 65 years or older
Strong affiliation with a state of the art out-patient surgery center with ample OR availability
Affiliated with Sierra Nevada Memorial Hospital (Dignity Health)
1st year income guarantee with generous signing incentives
Robust Medicare and commercial payer mix
Opportunity to buy into group
Rich in history and charm, Grass Valley and Nevada County's many historic buildings, museums, state parks and sites offer a wide array of ways to explore and experience the area
Closest metro area is Sacramento (57 miles) with a population 500,000
Closest international airport is in Sacramento (1hr 30mins)
Climate of year round moderate weather, with warm summers and short winters. Ideal for hiking, cycling, fishing, camping, hunting, boating and skiing, golfing and gold panning!
Locally owned and award winning restaurants, bistros and cafe's
Charming shops and boutiques appealing to a wide variety of tastes
Wide variety of festivals and arts/entertainment throughout the year
Home to over a dozen wineries and tasting rooms
Here's a peek into the Group, the hospital, and the Grass Valley lifestyle:
The natural beauty of Nevada County, combined with the rich history and economic vitality of the area, provides an appealing quality of life that is highly valued by residents and visitors alike. Grass Valley, the largest city in western Nevada County, has a population of just over 12,000 people. Although Grass Valley and the other cities of Nevada County offer a small-town feel, the conveniences and offerings of major metropolitan areas (Sacramento, San Francisco & Reno) are only a short drive away. Our charming historic towns offer fine dining and wine tasting, museums and art galleries, antiques, shopping and a range of cultural attractions. A year-round climate of moderate weather with warm summers and short winters offer outstanding recreational opportunities, including fishing, whitewater rafting, hiking, biking, boating, hunting, skiing, golfing, gold panning and camping.
Community Based Recruitment involves a variety of unique and independent practices. Please contact the recruiter for additional specific information about the medical group recruiting for this opportunity.
Dignity Health Sierra Nevada Memorial Hospital is a 104-bed not-for-profit hospital located in Grass Valley, California. The hospital has been providing compassionate, quality health care to residents and visitors of western Nevada County since 1958. As an affiliate of the nationally recognized Dignity Health system, we ensure the highest standard of health care to our patients and have access to important regional resources throughout the system, including the Dignity Health Heart & Vascular Institute, the Dignity Health Neurological Institute of Northern California and the Dignity Health Cancer Institute of Greater Sacramento.
We know that humankindness is powerful medicine. After more than a century of experience, we’ve learned that modern medicine is more effective when it’s delivered with compassion. We are successful because we know that the word care is what makes health care work.At Dignity Health, our humankindness is extended to every member of the team. We take a holistic approach to letting our people know that they truly matter. We chose the name Dignity Health because the value of dignity is woven into the fabric of our culture. Our mission, vision and values were all formed out of the recognition of the inherent dignity of each person. It also represents our commitment to delivering excellent medical care to all, to advocating on behalf of the poor and to partnering with others to improve the quality of life.We offer a supportive, collegial environment, with a staff that’s passionate about bringing the very best practices to patient care. We are an organization committed to facility infrastructure, the latest technology and effective communication. Most of all, you will discover the spirit, idealism and family-friendly environment that comes with a mission driven, not-for-profit healthcare o...rganization."Hello humankindness starts with the proven idea that human connection leads to better health."