Alameda Health Partners is seeking a full time Urologist to join three Urologists and two midlevel providers in the Division of Urology within Alameda Health System. The position is based at Highland Hospital, located in the San Francisco East Bay of Oakland, California. Highland is a nationally acclaimed Level 1 Trauma Center and is the safety net hospital for Alameda County. Operative cases range from general Urology to trauma to complex oncologic and stone cases. This position offers the opportunity to teach UCSF General Surgery residents who rotate on service. Call coverage is 1 in 4. There are 6 weeks of paid time off, generous matching retirement plans, and the opportunity to participate in State and Federal Loan Forgiveness Programs.
This position reports to the Chief of Urology under the direction of the Chair, Department of Surgery at Highland Hospital.
Diagnose and manage patients with urologic diseases in both the outpatient, surgical and inpatient settings.
Delivering patient care consistent with the mission and values of the organization.
Teach and supervise of General Surgery Residents
Assist the Residency Leadership team in curriculum development in Urology
Serve as a professional role model for trainees with peers, patients, families and other members of the health care team.
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
About Alameda Health System:
Alameda Health System (AHS) is a major public health system founded with the mission of “Caring, Teaching, Healing, Serving All.”
Internal Number: Req #: 24827-16223
About Alameda Health Partners (Alameda Health System)
About Alameda Health System and Alameda Health Partners:
Alameda Health System (AHS) is a major public health system and medical training institution headquartered in Oakland, CA. Since 1847, AHS has been dedicated to ensuring access to high quality health care for all, regardless of ability to pay. The system has more than 4,500 employees, 1,000 physicians and 480 volunteer and includes three acute hospitals, two skilled nursing facilities, inpatient rehabilitation and psychiatric facilities, and four community wellness centers. The Health System is driven by its mission - Caring, Teaching, Healing, Serving All.
Alameda Health Partners, Inc. (AHP) is a physician hospital organization established by Alameda Health System to coordinate and support providers in delivering high quality, efficient, value-based care to the patients and communities served by AHS. AHP is a nonprofit public benefit corporation and wholly owned subsidiary of AHS.