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Emergency Medicine Physician Assistant/Nurse Practitioner (1027vep)

Merced, California, United States
November 29, 2016

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This busy 26 bed emergency department sees an average of 72,000 patients annually. There are 45 hours of physician coverage daily and 40 hours of APC coverage. Mercy Medical Center Merced (MMCM) 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


California Physician Assistant License

DEA License with California registration

Board Certification (NCCPA, AANP or ANCC)

ACLS and PALS certifications

Will accept PA's NP's with no experience; will train

About the Community:

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.


Advanced Practice Clinicians (APC) are employees of VEP. They receive an hourly base rate and an opportunity to earn productivity compensation at specific sites. APCs are eligible for a comprehensive benefits package which includes health, vision, dental, and life insurance, profit sharing, 401k, CME and license allowances. Our APCs also enjoy the benefit of flexible schedules, paid malpractice insurance with tail coverage and the opportunity to become a shareholder which allows them to become actively involved in the governance of the company.