Northwest Medical Center Houghton

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Northwest Medical Center Houghton

Northwest Medical Center Houghton is part of Northwest Healthcare and serves Tucson's eastside communities. Located at Houghton Road and Old Spanish Trail, this 52-bed, full-service hospital combines advanced technology with compassionate caregivers to provide convenient healthcare, close. to home.

Key Services Include:

  • 24/7 Emergency Care
    When minutes matter, having a hospital nearby can give you peace of mind. Our emergency room is staffed by board-certified physicians and experienced nurses. With a separate entrance for ambulances and a helipad on site, we're prepared to care for a broad range of emergency conditions.

  • Operating Rooms, Including Robotic-Assisted Surgical Capabilities
    The hospital offers a broad range of surgical care -- with additional specialties expected soon. Currently, the hospital performs gastroenterology procedures, gynecological surgery, and general surgery. There is also a robust orthopedic surgery program, with physicians who specialize in sports medicine, joint replacement and reconstruction, general orthopedics, and orthopedic spine surgery.

  • Cardiac Catheterization Lab
    With two cath labs, our team is ready to intervene quickly and efficiently to help patients experiencing a heart attack.

  • Labor, Delivery, Postpartum & Neonatal Intensive Care
    We're excited to help you welcome your new baby to the world! Many of our spacious labor and delivery suites have mountain views, and unlike at other hospitals, you'll stay in the same room after your baby is born. Our unit features two dedicated operating rooms for Caesarean sections, and in our NICU we're able to support babies born early or those who need extra support after delivery.

  • Medical/Surgical, Telemetry, and Intensive Care Units
    Our hospital features three levels of inpatient care, helping patients recover from a broad range of injuries and illnesses. Staffed by compassionate nurses, techs, and physicians, we're here to take care of you.

  • Diagnostic Imaging, including MRI, CT, X-Ray, Ultrasound, and Mammography
    Our hospital features a broad range of imaging technology, for both inpatients and outpatients. Whether you need a screening exam or your physician requires images to help diagnose an illness, we're excited to provide advanced imaging care.

  • Physical, Occupational and Speech Therapy
    Whether you're a patient in the hospital, or need ongoing therapy care on an outpatient basis, our therapy teams will work with you to create a plan of care to help you get back to doing what you love.

To learn more about all of the services offered at other Northwest Healthcare locations, v

As a core anchor of healthcare in Tucson for over three decades, Northwest Medical Center (NMC), our 300-bed facility, has a history of growing and expanding its facilities and services to meet the needs of this rapidly growing and diverse community. In 2005, Northwest Healthcare added Oro Valley Hospital (OVH), a 146-bed hospital located in the thriving community of Oro Valley. Our hospitals are committed to adding new technology, facilities, programs and outstanding practitioners to develop our continuum of care. We also have added six Urgent Care facilities, two surgery centers and later in 2015, a free-standing Emergency Room opening as part of our system.

Northwest Healthcare includes:
Northwest Medical Center
Oro Valley Hospital
Northwest Medical Center Sahuarita
Northwest Medical Center Houghton (Coming Soon)
Northwest Emergency Center Vail
Northwest Emergency Center Marana
Northwest Urgent Care Centers
The Women’s Center at Northwest
Northwest Primary & Specialty Care
Northwest Cardiology
Northwest Tucson Surgery Center
Tucson Surgery Center
Center for Pain Management

American Physician Partners is seeking a Physician for our Hospital Medicine Program:

• Beautiful new facility
• 12-hour shifts
• APC coverage
• 14 ICU beds
• EMR: Cerner
• Competitive comp, including holiday pay, benefits, sign-on bonus, and relocation for FT

Community Overview:

With the beautiful Sonoran Desert as your backyard, we offer a unique blend of the region’s rich cultural diversity and active lifestyle, making it an ideal place to call home. Enriching activities and exciting entertainment are always on the radar with over 300 days of sunshine each year. Residents soak in such annual events as Broadway in Tucson, Championship Golf, Tucson Rodeo, Fourth Avenue Street Fair, El Tour de Tucson, Tucson Gem & Mineral Show, and more. For a shopping experience like none other, choose from a selection of indoor and outdoor retail areas. For the outdoor enthusiast, our parks, trails, mountains and outdoors spaces are some of the region’s best kept secrets. Hiking and biking are avid past times of residents.

About American Physician Partners:

American Physician Partners (APP) has quickly become the fastest-growing emergency medicine, hospital medicine, and intensive care management company by exceeding the expectations of the patients we care for, the physicians we work with, and the hospitals who partner with us. Despite our growth, we have not lost sight of our culture and what makes us different—the fact that we are a physician-centric, patient-focused organization. We believe in a decentralized approach to the patient care experience. We empower our local medical directors and their physician and APC teams to make decisions and deliver care in the best interest of their patients. Our role is to provide a tremendous amount of support and resources to those teams to make those decisions effectively.

If you are looking for a new practice opportunity where you can be part of a winning team and work in an environment where you can practice your skill to the highest level, then we encourage you to explore our practice opportunities.  Please send your cover/CV to ghumphrey@appartners .com for immediate consideration!