Excellent opportunity for a BC/BE Pediatrician in northwest Arizona. The ideal candidate will have 2+ years of experience, but will consider new graduates. • Employment or Income guarantee available • Clinic hours Monday - Friday • Traditional practice providing primarily outpatient services, but some call is required • Call 1:3 - including pre-term and high-risk deliveries, as determined by OB-GYN, and rounding on the nursery. • Requirements for position include completion of Pediatric Residency from an approved ACGME program and a commitment to clinical excellence focusing on quality, patient satisfaction, and continuity of care Fort Mohave/Bullhead City is located along the beautiful Colorado River where fishing, boating and water sports are enjoyed as well as hiking and off-road biking. Just across the river in Laughlin, NV there are a number of hotels and casinos with year-round entertainment and fine restaurants. Tourism is the prime source of economic activity year-round as visitors come to this area for the desert weather and to enjoy more than 300 sunny days a year. The Grand Canyon is a 2-hour drive, Las Vegas is just 90 minutes north, and the Southern California coast is only a 4 ½ hour drive.
Located on the Colorado River, the Ft. Mohave/Bullhead City/Laughlin area balances fast growth in the Southwest with a slower-paced lifestyle than is found in big cities.
Opened in 2005, Valley View Medical Center offers a full complement of community and regional referral services in all of the major medical disciplines, with a medical staff that represents a broad cross section of specialty areas. The main campus is anchored by an 84-bed, state-of-the-art acute care facility, with all-private patient rooms, six major operating rooms, two minor procedure rooms and a modern, high-tech cardiac catheterization unit. Two medical office buildings adjoin the acute care facility, and services are also offered at two offsite offices.
Fort Mohave sits where three states come together – Arizona, Nevada and California. The area’s classic, low-desert climate offers sunshine most days of the year, an average year-round temperature of 75.4 degrees and breathtakingly beautiful sunsets. The Tri-State community is a boon for water lovers, with Lake Mohave, Lake Havasu and the Colorado River providing bountiful opportunities for recreation. Mohave National Preserve, in the heart of the world-famous Mojave Desert, offers a tranquil respite amid rose-colored sand dunes, Joshua tree forests and mile-high mountains.
Golfers can tee off at no less than six courses nearby, including Desert Lakes Golf Course just a mile from the main hospital campus. The Black Mountain Range offers opportunities for off-roading, ghost town exploring and visiting the old mining town of Oatman. A mountainside lodge and restaurant, as well as a county park with cabins, can be found in the Hualapai Mountains. And the Grand Canyon, Sedona and mountain snow skiing beckon from just a few hours away.