New Mexico EM opening in the foothills of the Rockies!

Emergency Medicine
Non-Metropolitan (Less than 50,000)

Job Overview

Job Id 8200
Verified Date 01/02/2020
Loan Repayment No Response
Sign on Bonus No Response
Practice Type Employed
Accept J1 Visa No
Accept H1B Visa No
Permanent: Full time


What you need to know

Practice Details

  • Seeking a BE/BC Emergency Medicine Physician to provide full-time services.
  • Hospital based
  • Collegial staff and supportive administration
  • Practicing Physicians and new grads welcome to apply

Compensation Details

  • Generous Salary Guarantee + Productivity Incentives
  • CME, Med Licensures Dues
  • Relocation Assistance 
  • Medical Education Debt Assistance
  • Commencement Bonus
  • Stipend During Residency and more!

Community Details

  • Las Vegas is a rich and vibrant community, possessing a proud past.
  • Las Vegas was a critical point along the famed Santa Fe Trail, as those traveling westward had not seen a town in over 900 miles, turning Las Vegas into a center for commerce. Businesses enjoy a skilled and motivated work force in San Miguel County.

Recruiter Insights

Compensation The Starting Salary Is $25,000 To $50,000 More Compared To Starting EM Medicine Salaries In Santa Fe 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 2,111 sq ft spectacular home offering contemporary living in 3-story layout of 4 large bedrooms, 3 ½ baths and huge loft. Dual master setting. Main master on the 2nd floor with living area. Kitchen with Granite counter-tops, island, raised panel maple cabinetry & black appliances. Front patio. Built-in office desk. Modern builder's options. Amazing community with basketball courts, playground, pool and spa. This home can be yours for $275,000.

The Community  The community of Las Vegas is an attractive place to live with residential neighborhoods ranging from affordable modern and adobe style single-family homes to historic Victorian-era estates.

The Employer  Comprehensive, 54-bed, full-service facility offers a broad spectrum of integrated services.There is also a continued focus on adding specialties to meet the needs of the community. Offers emergency services, birthing rooms, cardiovascular services, diagnostic imaging, outpatient services, pharmacy services, an Intensive Care Unit, physical and occupational therapy, radiology and more. Remains committed to providing quality, patient-centered care, strong customer service, and wellness activities in the community.

Community Profile

What is nice to know.

Closest International Airports:

  • 127 miles: Albuquerque, NM (ABQ / KABQ) Albuquerque International Sunport

Closest Major City:

  • 88 miles to Albuquerque, NM
  • 225 miles to Colorado Springs, CO
  • 235 miles to Lubbock, TX
  • 274 miles to El Paso, TX

Closest Domestic Airport:

  • 88 miles to Albuquerque, NM
  • 225 miles to Colorado Springs, CO
  • 235 miles to Lubbock, TX
  • 274 miles to El Paso, TX

Cost of Living:

  • Mean Housing Cost - $119,095
  • City Cost of Living Index State - 83.6 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
  • Cost of Living Index 92



Colleges and Universities:

  • Santa Fe Community College (about 44 miles; Santa Fe, NM; Full-time enrollment: 3,047)
  • University of Phoenix-Albuquerque Campus (about 82 miles; Albuquerque, NM; FT enrollment: 2,335)
  • University of New Mexico-Main Campus (about 87 miles; Albuquerque, NM; FT enrollment: 23,042)
  • Central New Mexico Community College (about 87 miles; Albuquerque, NM; FT enrollment: 19,398)
  • Adams State University (about 136 miles; Alamosa, CO; FT enrollment: 2,805)




  • 77.3% Hispanic
  • 7.5% White alone
  • 2.3% Black alone
  • 1.9% American Indian alone




  • State Income Tax Rate - 3.63%
  • State Sales Tax Rate - 5.13%
  • County Tax Rate - 2.22%
  • Property Tax Rate - 0.55%


Major Industry:

  • Public administration (16%)
  • Health care and social assistance (16%)
  • Educational services (15%)
  • Construction (11%)
  • Retail trade (9%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Information (4%)




  • Three major ski areas are within an hour-and-a-half driving distance. Cross-country skiing, hunting, fishing, hiking, horseback riding, golf, tennis and boating are all available within minutes of Las Vegas.
  • Sports leagues, tournaments and races are available year-round for children and adults.


Arts & Culture:

  • The light and the air in Las Vegas seem to nourish local artists, and draw artists from around the world to live and work here.
  • The history and culture attract educational tourism, and our “Rockies meet the Great Plains” location provides outdoor recreational activities for everyone.

Sports for the Spectator:

  • San Antonio Spurs - NBA
  • Dallas Mavericks - NBA
  • Houston Rockets - NBA
  • Dallas Cowboys - NFL

Sports for the Participant:

  • Soccer
  • Baseball
  • Basketball
  • Swimming
  • Golf


  •  Plaza Antiques
  • Roughrider Antiques
  • Bealls
  • New Moon Fashions


Top Five things to do:

  1. Las Vegas Museum
  2. Las Vegas National Wildlife Refuge Admin Building And Visitor Contact Station
  3. Storrie Lake State Park
  4. Hot Springs
  5. McAllister Lake


Facility Location

City : Las Vegas, New Mexico,
Population : 32,299
MSA Population : 13,518
Community Profile

Contact Information

Todd skertich
Managing Partner
Certified Recruiter
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