This busy 26 bed emergency department sees an average of 69,200 patients annually. There are 45 hours of physician coverage daily and 40 hours of AHP coverage. Mercy Merced provides the opportunity to teach in the Family Practice Residency Program. Here are some facts about MMCM:
- 9 hour shifts
- Double coverage
- Strong leadership and team-oriented staff
- High acuity clinical practice
- On call services: All major specialties covered including GI and Cardiology 24/7
- Excellent ED Nurses, Techs, and ancillary staff
- Adult Hospitalist program
Merced is located in the heart of California’s agricultural Central Valley. It’s a dynamic, mid-size community, with a friendly small town atmosphere. UC Merced provides new educational and economic opportunities to the already established growth of the region. Merced’s population is youthful and diverse and includes an affordable housing market and within 2 to 3 hours of San Francisco, Santa Cruz, Monterey Bay, Yosemite and the Wine Country.
VEP Healthcare manages emergency and hospitalist departments in rural, suburban, and urban hospitals. Our physicians have the opportunity to practice medicine while maintaining an excellent work-life balance in desirable locations throughout the nation.