Internal Medicine Position located in Northwest Arizona

Physician: Internal Medicine
Market: Metropolitan 1 (50,000 to 250,000)
Job ID:9908
Verified Date:09/14/2021
Loan Repayment:Yes
Sign on Bonus:Yes
Practice Type: Employed
Accept J1 Visa:No Response
Accept H1b Visa:Yes
Permanent: Full time Internal Medicine

What you need to know:

Practice Details

  • Looking for a BC/BE Internal Medicine physician in Northwestern Arizona. 
  • Practice a full range of internal medicine care. 
  • The current physicians have schedules booked up to 4 months in advance. 
  • Options include a hospital-employed or private practice model.  
  • Office space is available within walking distance of the hospital. 
  • Able to sponsor visa candidates for this position. 

 

Compensation Details

  • The financial package includes an excellent salary
  • Sign-on bonus
  • Relocation assistance 
  • Student loan payments

 

Community Details

  • Welcome to Lake Havasu City, a water lover's paradise that offers the best in desert living. 
  • With more than 300 days of sunshine every year
  • 60 miles of navigable waterways, boating, off-roading, hiking and fishing, this community delivers a host of opportunities for an active lifestyle.

Recruiter Insights

Compensation.  The Starting Salary Is $25,000 To $50,000 More Compared To Starting Internal Medicine Salaries In Phoenix or Scottsdale. 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 beds 3 baths 2,544 sqft stunning home right on the Green of golf course. Enjoy the newly landscaped front yard as you walk up the walkway with lake views ahead. Wake up in the morning to peaceful & serene GOLF COURSE & MOUNTAIN VIEWS.  This home can be yours for $499,900.

The Community.  Home to the world-famous, transplanted London Bridge, Lake Havasu City is a growing community of some 55,000 full-time residents. Winter visitors add another 25-40,000 seasonal residents between October and April.

Located on the Colorado River, Lake Havasu City offers the charm and quality of life of a small community, with easy access to amenities offered by the metropolitan areas of Phoenix, Las Vegas and Los Angeles. The climate of the low desert features average winter temperatures in the low 60's, to dry warm 100's in the summer.

The Employer.  Located in the heart of Lake Havasu City, The Medical Center is a 171-bed, acute care facility that provides medical services to the people of Mohave County, Northern LaPaz County, and surrounding areas. A healthcare leader in the community, the hospital offers a full complement of patient-centered, community hospital and regional referral services in most major medical disciplines. 

Community Profile What is nice to know.

Closest International Airports:

  • 152 miles: Las Vegas, NV (LAS / KLAS) McCarran International Airport
  • 193 miles: Palm Springs, CA (PSP / KPSP) Palm Springs International Airport
  • 205 miles: Phoenix, AZ (PHX / KPHX) Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport
  • 261 miles: Ontario, CA (ONT / KONT) LA/Ontario International Airport

Closest Major City:

  • 114 miles to Henderson, NV
  • 121 miles to Paradise, NV
  • 126 miles to Las Vegas, NV
  • 138 miles to Glendale, AZ
  • 142 miles to Mexicali, Mexico

Closest Domestic Airport:

  • 70 miles: Kingman, AZ (IGM / KIGM) Kingman Airport
  • 133 miles: Peach Springs, AZ (GCW / 1G4) Grand Canyon West Airport
  • 140 miles: Boulder City, NV (BLD / KBVU / BVU) Boulder City Municipal Airport
  • 152 miles: Las Vegas, NV (LAS / KLAS) McCarran International Airport
  • 157 miles: Yuma, AZ (YUM / KNYL / NYL) Yuma International Airport

Cost of Living:

  • Mean Housing Cost - $238,835
  • City Cost of Living Index - 89.2 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
  • State Cost of Living Index - 95.6

Colleges and Universities:

  • Mohave Community College (about 57 miles; Kingman, AZ; Full-time enrollment: 3,309)
  • Yavapai College (about 106 miles; Prescott, AZ; FT enrollment: 4,258)
  • Nevada State College (about 110 miles; Henderson, NV; FT enrollment: 2,346)
  • Northcentral University (about 116 miles; Prescott Valley, AZ; FT enrollment: 5,927)
  • University of Nevada-Las Vegas (about 122 miles; Las Vegas, NV; FT enrollment: 21,153)

 

Demographics:

  • White 80.9%
  • Hispanic 15.6%
  • Two or more races 1.2%
  • American Indian 1.0%
  • Asian 1.0%
  • Black 0.2%

Taxes:

  • State Income Tax Rate - 3.52%
  • State Sales Tax Rate - 5.6%
  • County Tax Rate -12.57%
  • Property Tax Rate - 0.72%

Major Industry:

  • Construction (15%)
  • Accommodation and food services (14%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Manufacturing (10%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (8%)
  • Other services, except public administration (7%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (5%)

Recreation:

  • Lake Havasu City Parks & Recreation Department
  • Sara Park
  • Avalon Park
  • Havasu Equestrian Center

Arts & Culture:

  • Lake Havasu City Historical Society & Museum
  • GraceArts LIVE Performing Arts Theatre 

 

Sports for the Spectator:

  • Nevada High School, College, League, and 
  • Professional Sports
  • The 51s minor league baseball
  • Phoenix Suns NBA

Sports for the Participant:

  • Arizona West All Sports
  • Arizona Water Sports
  • Young athletics football and cheer

Shopping:

  • The Shops at Lake Havasu
  • Lake Havasu Sunday Swap Meet & Vehicle Mart
  • Beachcomber's 

 

Top Five things to do:

  1. Lake Havasu State Park
  2. Cattail Cove State Park
  3. London Bridge 
  4. Nature & Wildlife Tours 
  5. Lake Havasu City Aquatic Center