OB/GYN Hospitalist

Palomar Medical Center | Escondido

The Opportunity

OBHG Hospitalists are the in-house experts whose ability to handle any OB emergency dramatically improves patient safety and satisfaction.

This opportunity involves working collaboratively with local obstetricians to ensure that every pregnant woman who presents to the hospital is cared for by an experienced physician every time. We are seeking OB/GYNs with exceptional clinical and communication skills, a passion for healthcare quality improvement, and a desire to shape the future of our specialty.

As a clinician-centered company, OBHG provides unparalleled support and resources and superior work/life balance. Full-time Hospitalists have the freedom to create their own schedules – typically eight 24-hour shifts per month – with no on-call duty or office management.

Our Hospitalist positions offer:

  • Competitive compensation
  • Medical, dental, vision & Rx benefits
  • CME allowance
  • 401k employer match
  • Professional liability insurance with tail coverage
  • Leadership and advancement opportunities

Hospital Information

Palomar Medical Center provides dedicated birth centers, advanced technology and specialized care for premature newborns in their Level II NICU

Nurses certified in labor and delivery, fetal monitoring, neonatal intensive care and other specialties are on staff, along with a perinatologist, an interpreter, and a certified lactation consultant.

The hospital sees about 3,100 annual deliveries.

The Location

Founded in 1888, Escondido, California is one of the oldest cities in San Diego County's North County region. Located 30 miles northeast of downtown San Diego, 15 miles from the ocean, and 40 miles from the Mexican border, the city sits in a low valley surrounded by rocky hills.

Escondido is home to beautiful wineries, craft breweries, unique arts and theatre, delicious culinary experiences and a charming historic downtown. Residents enjoy year-round golfing, hiking, biking, fishing, casinos and several special events.

The city also boasts a unique performing arts complex, an expansive wildlife sanctuary, an amazing sculpture garden created by the late world-acclaimed artist Niki de Saint Phalle, a wonderful children's museum and a wilderness preserve with hiking, biking and equestrian trails.


Ob Hospitalist Group is an Equal Opportunity Employer.