Alameda Health System is seeking a full time Urologist to join four Urologists and two midlevel providers in the Division of Urology. Hospital coverage includes Highland Hospital in Oakland, California and Alameda Hospital in Alameda, California. Highland is the Level 1 trauma center and safety net hospital for Alameda County. Operative cases range from general Urology to trauma to complex oncologic and stone cases. This position allows the opportunity to teach General Surgery residents who rotate on service. Call coverage is 1 in 4 to 1 in 5. There are 6 weeks of paid time off and generous retirement fund matching.
With 169 inpatient beds, Highland Hospital is the largest campus of Alameda Health System. Highland houses a Level 1 regional trauma center, conducts medical and clinical teaching, and delivers primary, specialty, and multi-specialty care. In April of 2016, Highland opened a new 9-story, state-of-the-art Acute Care Tower.
Alameda Hospital serves the East Bay island community of Alameda. The hospital has 70 acute care beds and provides a full range of emergency, acute, inpatient, outpatient, surgical, and wellness services.
Education: Doctor of Medicine and completion of accredited ACGME or Urology residency +/- additional Urology Fellowship
Required Certifications: Board Certified or Board Eligible in Urology
Required Licenses: Possession of a valid and unrestricted license to practice medicine in the State of California, DEA license, California Fluoroscopy License
Equal opportunity employer
Additional Salary Information: n/a
Internal Number: 2018
About Alameda Health System
Alameda is a city in Alameda County, California,. It is located on Alameda Island and Bay Farm Island and is adjacent to and south of Oakland and east of San Francisco across the San Francisco Bay. Bay Farm Island, a portion of which is also known as "Harbor Bay Isle", is not actually an island and is part of the mainland adjacent to the Oakland International Airport. The city's estimated 2017 population was 79,928. Alameda is a charter city, rather than a general law city, allowing the city to provide for any form of government. Alameda became a charter city and adopted a council–manager government in 1916, which it retains to the present.
Oakland is a city on the east side of San Francisco Bay. Nearby, Old Oakland features restored Victorian architecture and boutiques. Near Chinatown, the Oakland Museum of California covers state history, nature and art. Uptown contains the art deco Fox and Paramount theaters, restaurants, bars and galleries. Oakland is the home to the powerhouse NBA team, Golden State Warriors