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Physician Employment at St. Mary High Desert Medical Group

St. Mary High Desert Medical Group is always looking to partner with talented medical professionals to deliver quality health care to the communities it serves.

St. Mary High Desert Medical Group allows patients within the High Desert community to access St. Joseph Health's network which includes St. Joseph Health, St. Mary and other St. Joseph Health award winning hospitals, medical groups and independent physician associations nationally recognized for excellence. Our services include a full spectrum of primary and specialty care including, pediatrics, family medicine, internal medicine, as well as our nurse advice line, free online patient portal and urgent care centers.

St. Mary High Desert Medical Group is hiring for

  • Family Medicine
  • Internal Medicine
  • General Surgery
  • Orthopedic Surgery

Comprehensive Benefits & Growth Opportunities include:

  • Competitive salary, plus bonus plan
  • Group medical, dental and vision benefits
  • Life and disability insurance
  • 401k retirement plan
  • Governance and leadership opportunities

Hospital Affiliation

SMHDMG’s affiliation to St. Mary Medical Center allows for quality, convenient outpatient and hospital services close to home. Each year almost every family in our community is touched by one or more of the services offered by St. Mary High Desert Medical Group and our hospital, ranging from wellness and prevention programs to state-of-the-art diagnostic, medical and surgical procedures.

For 60 years, St. Mary Medical Center has grown to become a leader in medical excellence by continuing to plan and innovate for the future. Progressing from a small facility in 1956 to the comprehensive, 212-bed hospital it is today, St. Mary Medical Center’s dedication to serving the public has remained intrinsic to its core values of Dignity, Justice, Service and Excellence. At St. Mary Medical Center, community focus is approached on a person-by-person basis and is ever present in the staff’s total-care philosophy. In the spirit of healing, St. Mary provides health care for each patient, addressing and answering patient’s needs individually as valued members of the community.

St. Mary Medical Center, fully accredited by the Joint Commission on Accreditation of Health Care Organizations, has one of the High Desert's fully accredited cardiovascular surgery programs and the area's only Level II Neonatal Intensive Care Unit.

Values-Based Philosophy

St. Joseph Health has a solid foundation and is devoted to providing patient care adhering to four core values: Dignity, Service, Excellence and Justice. As a values-based Catholic health care delivery organization and based upon the vision of the Sisters of St. Joseph of Orange, our focus is providing compassionate and personalized, high-quality health care for Napa’s communities.

About St. Joseph Health System

St. Joseph Health System (SJHS) is a $4.7 billion integrated Catholic health care delivery system sponsored by the St. Joseph Health Ministry. SJHS provides a full range of care facilities including: acute care hospitals, home health agencies, hospice care, outpatient services, skilled nursing facilities, community clinics and physician organizations throughout California. SJHS is committed to maintaining a continuum of care that matches the diverse needs of the communities it serves.

About St. Joseph Heritage Healthcare

St. Joseph Heritage Healthcare is the medical foundation partner of St. Joseph Health and includes eight medical groups in California, three of which are in Northern California (based in Sonoma, Napa and Humboldt counties).

Join St. Mary High Desert Medical Group

For more information about joining St. Mary High Desert Medical Group, please contact or call (949) 282-1663.