Job Title: Emergency Medicine Physician
Emanuel Medical Center
Emanuel Medical Center (EMC) is a 345 bed multilevel medical campus and one of the major
emergency care providers in the area with the backup capabilities of an acute care medical
center. As one of the busiest Emergency Departments in the Central Valley, EMC provides
treatment to over 59,000 patients annually. Its 24-bed department opened January 2007.
EMC has an electronic patient tracking, PACs radiology system and bedside ultrasound and
scribes. The ED has 60 hours of physician coverage and 50 hours of Allied Health Provider (AHP)
coverage daily with some double coverage and productivity based compensation. Facts about
- ED volume – 59,000+
- 10 hour shifts
- On call services include but not limited to: FM/IM for admissions, Peds, OB/GYN, Surgery,
Ortho, ICU, Cardiology
- Excellent ED Nurses, Techs, and ancillary staff
- PACs Radiology system
- Bedside Ultrasound
- Cardiothoracic Surgery program
- Adult Hospitalist program
- California Medical License
- Emergency Medicine residency trained
- Primary Care Specialty with ED experience and current ACLS certification
Valley Emergency Physicians Medical Group (VEP) is a California Professional Corporation
formed in 1981 whose stockholders are its practicing physicians and allied health providers. VEP
provides emergency medicine and in-patient services to more than 30 hospitals. VEP has been
recognized as one of the best places to work by Modern Healthcare for 3 consecutive years.
Our administration office is located in Walnut Creek, California.
*About the Community:
Turlock is in the heart of California’s Central Valley. In Turlock, you will enjoy a mid-sized urban culture
with a relaxed rural environment. You will experience cultural art, sport activities, and parks and
outdoor recreational activities. Nearby attractions: Mother Lode, San Francisco and Monterey Bay Area,
Yosemite National Park and the Eastern Sierra Nevada Mountains. Turlock maintains its rural charm
and its cultural art experiences and sports activities offer the cultural and commercial amenities
of a much larger city.
Physicians are independent contractors and AHP are employees with VEP and are given
base rates with productivity bonuses. VEP also offers pension plan administration, flexible
schedules, and paid malpractice insurance with coverage.