Primary Care Physicians needed in Barstow, California

Physician: Internal Medicine
Market: Non-Metropolitan (Less than 50,000)
Job ID:7281
Verified Date:07/12/2021
Loan Repayment:Yes
Sign on Bonus:No Response
Practice Type: Employed
Accept J1 Visa:No
Accept H1b Visa:No Response
Permanent: Full time Internal Medicine

What you need to know:

Practice Details

  • Seeking Board Eligible/Board Certified Primary Care Physicians (Internal Medicine or Family Medicine) to join local multi-specialty group.
  • Ideal candidate will have a California medical license, or have begun the licensing process.
  • Schedule: Monday through Friday with no call.
  • All candidates must be US Board Eligible with Certification preferred.
  • Opportunity is for full-time employment with a comprehensive recruitment package available.

 

Compensation Details

  • Employment Salary ( wRVU based)
  • Commencement Bonus
  • CME assistance
  • Relocation Allowance
  • Medical Education Debt Repayment Assistance

 

Community Details

  • Barstow is located in the Mojave Desert of California and has a population of 40,859.
  • The Barstow community supports many outdoor activities with many parks, an Olympic size indoor municipal pool, and off road racing.
  • There are 18 elementary, middle and high schools and a private elementary school that runs from September to June.
  • Barstow offers Barstow Community College, a two year school, along with nearby colleges and universities including California State University, University at Riverside, University of Redlands and Loma Linda University.

Recruiter Insights

Compensation. The Starting Salary Is $25,000 To $50,000 More Compared To Starting Internal Medicine Salaries In Los Angeles. Coupled With A Cost Of Living Of 20% Lower Than The Aforementioned Metropolitan Areas, Provides Significant Purchasing Power To Build Their Dream Home, Payoff School Loans And Retire Early.

The Housing Market. This 4 bedroom, 3 bath 1,846 sqft ool Home! With updated features: water softener system, central A/C unit, pool replaster/re-tile, backyard fencing, patios, windows, sliding doors, entry door, garage shelving and floor, and security system. Kitchen has been remodeled with updated appliances, countertop, sink, island, and tile flooring. Pool pump and motor only 1 year old, and pool filter was relocated. Roof only 1 year old. Bathtub replaced this year. This comfortable home features 4 bedrooms, 2 1/2 baths, wood beamed ceilings, and fireplace in the living room. Solar panel system helps keep electric costs down. Front lawn turf grass is drought tolerant and saves on water costs. This home can be yours for $245,000

The Community. Barstow is located in the Mojave Desert of California and has a population of 40,859. The Barstow community supports many outdoor activities with many parks, an Olympic size indoor municipal pool, and off road racing. There are 18 elementary, middle and high schools and a private elementary school that runs from September to June. Barstow offers Barstow Community College, a two year school, along with nearby colleges and universities including California State University, University at Riverside, University of Redlands and Loma Linda University.

 

 

The Employer. After serving the local and surrounding communities for more than 50 years offering surgical, CCU and obstetric care, they just celebrated the opening of a new 30 bed acute care hospital on October 13, 2012. Emergency Services are available 24 hours a day. Our new hospital includes laboratory and radiology departments, private rooms and a 15 bed emergency department. Barstow, California is located in the Mohave Desert between Los Angeles and Las Vegas, NV, at the junction of Interstate 15 & Interstate 40.

Community Profile What is nice to know.

Closest International Airports:

  • 77 miles: Ontario, CA (ONT / KONT) LA/Ontario International Airport
  • 116 miles: Santa Ana, CA (SNA / KSNA) John Wayne Airport
  • 127 miles: Palm Springs, CA (PSP / KPSP) Palm Springs International Airport
  • 132 miles: Los Angeles, CA (LAX / KLAX) Los Angeles International Airport
  • 151 miles: Las Vegas, NV (LAS / KLAS) McCarran International Airport
  • 179 miles: San Diego, CA (SAN / KSAN) San Diego International Airport
  • 77 miles: Ontario, CA (ONT / KONT) LA/Ontario International Airport

Closest Major City:

  • Big Bear, CA: about 50 minutes
  • Los Angeles, CA: about 90 minutes
  • Beach Activities: about 90 minutes
  • Las Vegas, NV: about 2 hours

Closest Domestic Airport:

  • 116 miles: Santa Ana, CA (SNA / KSNA) John Wayne Airport
  • 122 miles: Burbank, CA (BUR / KBUR) Bob Hope Airport
  • 124 miles: Long Beach, CA (LGB / KLGB) Long Beach Airport
  • 127 miles: Palm Springs, CA (PSP / KPSP) Palm Springs International Airport

 

Cost of Living:

  • Mean Housing Cost - $113,475
  • City Cost of Living Index State  112.5  (more than average, U.S. average is 100)
  • Cost of Living Index -145.3

Colleges and Universities:

  • Victor Valley College (about 31 miles; Victorville, CA; Full-time enrollment: 7,630)
  • California State University-San Bernardino (about 51 miles; San Bernardino, CA; FT enrollment: 15,748)
  • University of Redlands (about 57 miles; Redlands, CA; FT enrollment: 4,854)
  • San Bernardino Valley College (about 57 miles; San Bernardino, CA; FT enrollment: 7,444)
  • The Art Institute of California-Argosy University Inland Empire (about 58 miles; San Bernardino, CA; FT enrollment: 2,238)
  • Crafton Hills College (about 59 miles; Yucaipa, CA; FT enrollment: 3,222)
  • Loma Linda University (about 59 miles; Loma Linda, CA; FT enrollment: 2,839)



 

Demographics:

  • 46.6% Hispanic
  • 28.9% White alone
  • 14.4% Black alone
  • 3.7% Two or more races
  • 3.2% Asian alone



Taxes:

  • State Income Tax Rate -7.75%
  • State Sales Tax Rate-7.5%
  • Property Tax Rate -.74%

 

Major Industry:

  • Accommodation and food services (16%)
  • Public administration (14%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (9%)
  • Construction (8%)
  • Manufacturing (8%)
  • Other services, except public administration (7%)



Recreation:

  • Barstow has two main parks: the Barstow Skate Park, a 12,000 square-foot skate park, and the Robert A. Sessions Memorial Sportspark, which includes six lighted ball fields, three soccer fields, volleyball courts, batting cages as well as basketball courts.
  • The Robert A. Sessions Memorial Sportspark also plays host to regional softball tournaments.

Arts & Culture:

  • Route 66 Mother Road Museum
  • Western America Railroad Museum Systems
  • Mojave River Valley Museum
  • Desert Discovery Center

Sports for the Spectator:

  • Los Angeles Angels
  • Los Angeles Dodgers
  • San Diego Padres
  • San Francisco Giants
  • Los Angeles Rams
  • San Francisco 49ers
  • Los Angeles Lakers
  • Golden State Warriors

Sports for the Participant:

  • Baseball
  • Basketball
  • Softball
  • Football
  • Soccer

Shopping:

  • Outlets at Barstow
  • Treasure House Mall
  • Marshalls
  • Wal-Mart

 

 

Top Five things to do:

  1. Route 66 Mother Road Museum
  2. Harvey House, Barstow
  3. Goldstone Deep Space Communications Complex
  4. Liberty Sculpture Park
  5. Mojave National Preserve Headquarters