No Visa' s. Hospital is currently seeking an Orthopedic Surgeon who also does joint surgery. Prefer candidates that are board certified by the American Board of Orthopedic Surgery (or in the board certification process). Option to establish your own practice with assistance or potential to join existing practice. Orthopedic friendly hospital and collegial ER. Facility: - Locally owned and independent hospital - Hospital provides a complete range of acute care inpatient services, including OB, emergency medicine, physical therapy, ICU, med/surg, and radiological services. - The 5-bed Emergency Room and 3 room Urgent Care department is staffed 24 hours a day and has applied for a limited trauma designation. - The radiology department is equipped with fixed MRI, CT scan, and x-ray. - this is an acute care medical facility located in a town of 20, 000 on California' s North Coast. Location: - Small rural town in coastal California, 2.5 hours from Redding. - This is a beautiful place to live and work, nestled between the redwoods and the sea, and close to Eureka. - It offers many of the amenities of much larger cities: music, art, educational programs, lectures, cuisine, boutiques, and night life. - Outdoor recreation enthusiasts flock to this area, which offers outstanding opportunities for beachcombing, surfing, river rafting, kayaking, hiking, camping, sailing, fishing, cycling, hunting and more. - The area contains more than 100 miles of unspoiled coastline, hundreds of thousands of acres of redwood trees, and several wild rivers, as well as seaports, farmland, and historical areas. - The County is home to ten State Parks and some of the most diverse natural resources on the West Coast.