Full Time Endocrinologist Physician for Large Public Health and Hospital System in Silicon Valley
County of Santa Clara Health System
Location: San Jose, California
Type: Full Time
Hospital, Public and Private
Internal Number: 10023
Better Health for All
County of Santa Clara Health System (CSCHS), a large public teaching healthcare system, affiliated with Stanford University School of Medicine, is seeking full-time BC/BE endocrinologist physician, to join our dynamic practice in our Department of Medicine.
We offer the unparalleled opportunity to gain the long-term personal and professional satisfaction of serving our patients and our diverse community, while teaching the next generation of health care providers, in one of the best places to live in the United States.
About the organization
County of Santa Clara Health System (CSCHS) is the second-largest County-owned health and hospital system in California and is committed to improving the health of the 1.9 million people of Santa Clara County. Santa Clara Valley Healthcare (SCVH), an agency of CSCHS, is comprised of three hospitals: Santa Clara Valley Medical Center (SCVMC - a 731-bed central hospital), O’Connor Hospital (OCH - 358 licensed beds), and Saint Louise Regional Hospital (SLRH – 93 licensed beds). In addition CSCHS includes a large primary care network comprised of eleven health centers throughout the County, several urgent care clinics, a broad-range of specialty services in our Valley Specialty Center, comprehensive dental services, a large behavioral health department, public health, EMS, and Valley Health Plan.
SCVMC itself hosts four residency and one fellowship training programs and partners with Stanford University Medical Center for the training of residents and fellows in many Stanford-based specialties. SCVMC also features a Level 1 Trauma Center, Level 2 Pediatric Trauma Center, ABA verified Burn Center, Primary Stroke Center, and a nationally recognized CARF-accredited Rehabilitation Center. Owing to its geographic location and specialty offerings, SCVMC not only serves the County, but also the larger region.
Providers in our health system also have the opportunity to use our integrated electronic health record (Epic), which brings together system-wide patient information. The Health Information Management Systems Society (HIMSS) recognized SCVMC for achieving its highest level of success (Stage 7), based on our continuous innovation and optimization of our inpatient and outpatient EHR.
About the community
Santa Clara Valley Healthcare is located in San Jose, California in the heart of Silicon Valley, offering a diverse choice of cultural, recreational, and lifestyle opportunities. Our physicians live in a range of communities, including urban (e.g., San Francisco), university (e.g., Palo Alto), high tech (e.g., many cities of Silicon Valley), mountain (e.g., Los Gatos), beach (e.g. Santa Cruz), and rural/agricultural (e.g., Morgan Hill and Gilroy). Situated in one of the most desirable regions of the country – only 45 minutes from the Monterey Bay and three hours from the Sierra Nevada – our physicians enjoy a very high quality of life.
About the Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes, and Metabolism
Our Division of Endocrinology provides consultative outpatient and inpatient care for patients with a wide variety of endocrine disorders. We collaborate closely with our highly skilled surgical colleagues to provide comprehensive care of complex disease states including functional pituitary neoplasms, thyroid carcinoma and adrenal disorders. Our ADA-accredited multi-disciplinary Diabetes Center offers the full-spectrum of diabetes treatment, education, and nutrition services. Physicians who join our Division of Endocrinology are pleased to find a very collegial work environment, with robust specialty and ancillary support.
Our practice is a key training site for SCVMC internal medicine residents, Stanford medical students and Stanford Endocrinology fellows. Due to our participation in Stanford’s fellowship program, our faculty actively engage with Stanford’s Division of Endocrinology, and are eligible for affiliated status with Stanford University School of Medicine.
About the Position
We are recruiting for a full-time clinical Endocrinologist. Qualified candidates should be board eligible or board certified in Adult Endocrinology, Diabetes, and Metabolism. Clinical responsibilities include outpatient clinics and coverage of the SCVMC inpatient endocrinology consultation service. Candidates will also supervise and teach medical students, interns, residents and endo
About compensation and benefits
We offer competitive compensation, generous comprehensive benefit package (including 54 days of leave per year and 5 CME days), paid malpractice (with tail coverage), vibrant professional environment, opportunity for career growth, and the opportunity to serve a multicultural patient population.
If you are interested in joining a practice with unparalleled personal and professional advantages, then please submit your letter of interest and CV to Roya Rousta at MD.Recruitment@hhs.sccgov.org.
The San Francisco Bay Area is well known for its rich diversity of cultures. Santa Clara County Health System (CSCHS) seeks candidates whose experiences have prepared them to contribute to our commitment to diversity and excellence. The County of Santa Clara is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religious belief, ancestry, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or preference, pregnancy, marital status, disability, medical condition, political belief, veterans status, organizational affiliation or association with any individual in any of these groups. CSCHS is committed to inclusion for all of its patients, employees, and community.
Imagine coming to work every day knowing you help make a difference in ways that truly matter. Not simply to the bottom line but to your patients and your community.
Our mission is one of dedication to the health and welt-being of the communities in Santa Clara County. As a safety net hospital, Santa Clara Valley Healthcare provides medical care to the underserved as well as a number of specialized treatments for any resident of our community who may need our services.
That is what it means to work at County of Santa Clara Health System. Helping to fulfill a mission of service is the best kind of job to have and we welcome your interest in joining us.