Job Title: Physician Assistant
Woodland HealthCare (WH) is a 50 bed acute care facility located 2 hours northeast of the
San Francisco bay area and just 15 minutes northeast of Sacramento. The 14 bed ED’s average
volume is 21,000 patient visits annually. Excellent back-up and follow-up is available at this
facility. Allied Health Providers are available 10 hours Monday–Friday, and on Saturday, Sunday
and holidays provide 16 hours of coverage. This community hospital is conveniently located 2
hours from both the Pacific Ocean to the west, and the Sierra Nevada to the east.
Here are some facts about WH:
- ED volume – 21,000+
- 8 and 10 hour shifts
- On call services: FM/IM for admissions, Peds, OB/GYN, Surgery, Ortho, ICU, Cardiology
- Excellent ED Nurses, Techs, and ancillary staff
- Excellent Multi-specialty clinic attached; Adjacent urgent care center with PA’s
- Excellent Case mixture
- Adult Hospitalist program
- California Medical License
- Board Certification (NCCPA, AANP or ANCC)
- ACLS and PALS certification
- DEA license
- Minimum of one year Emergency Medicine experience
- Two years of primary care experience
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 care 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
Known as the “City of Trees”, Woodland is located on the western outskirts of Sacramento, it
is near the State Capital and UC Davis offering nice climate and affordable living in a friendly,
safe, and caring community lots of sports and recreation not limited to Biking, hot air balloon,
river rafting, golf, skiing, hiking, camping in the Sierras, wine country, Mondovi Performing Arts
Center, professional sport teams in Sacramento (Kings, Monarchs, River Cats, minor league
team for the A’s). Within two hours of San Francisco and Lake Tahoe!
Allied Health Providers are employees of VEP and receive an hourly base rate plus a
productivity incentive, as well as a comprehensive benefits package which includes health,
vision, dental, life, profit sharing, 401k, CME and license allowances, flexible schedules, paid
malpractice insurance with tail coverage and the opportunity to become a stockholder and
become actively involved in the governance of the group.