Geriatric Medicine physician needed in beautiful New Mexico
Seeking a board eligible/board certified (required) geriatric medicine physician to join a full service geriatric practice including assessments in area nursing homes, assisted living facilities and hospital in a service area of 271,000 plus. Established referral patterns from nursing homes, physicians, home health providers, community agencies, family and clergy. Shared practice call, established hospitalist program. Over 160 physicians on our staff provide a strong referral source. Centers for infusion therapy, would care/hyperbaric and pain management. Strong interest in providing care to geriatric patients. Geriatric Fellowship a plus. Hospital employment with benefits: commencement bonus, medical education loan repayment assistance, relocation assistance.
A 168-bed facility, is accredited by The Joint Commission. The facility includes fully staffed 24-hour emergency care, a specialized Heart Center, Women's Center, Comprehensive Intensive Care Services and an All-Digital Imaging Department, plus Inpatient and Outpatient Surgical Services, Emergency Services, Inpatient Rehabilitation, Wound Care Center/Hyperbarics, Diagnostic and Imaging Services, Pain Management Center and an ADA Certified Diabetes Program.
Is a beautiful and growing community, nestled in the mountains and mesas of southern New Mexico. Close to the mountains for snow skiing. Close to the lake for boating and water skiing. Located 45 minutes away off I-25/I-10 is El Paso International Airport,making travel to and from the area convenient.
Experiences four mildly distinct seasons with the harder part of the winter occurring during December and January, when the average daytime temperature is 57 degrees. Light snow does fall in the winter but seldom lasts longer than one day.
The community, and the surrounding communities are a wonderful place to raise a family with great schools and a growing business base to provide all the necessary service needs.
Please only apply if you are a physician!
Equal Opportunity Employer