Nephrologist, Saipan, CNMI, U.S.A.

  • Clinical
  • Saipan

Website Commonwealth Healthcare Corporation

Improving CNMI health and wellbeing

Our hospital, the Commonwealth Healthcare Corporation (CHCC) is seeking an adventurous Nephrologist who is ready for a unique opportunity in Global Health, and a chance to live on a tropical island paradise!

The Commonwealth Healthcare Corporation is an 86-bed hospital and outpatient facility, located in the village of Garapan and serves a population of about 50,000 people. The facility offers a broad range of services and specialties including General Surgery, Orthopedic Surgery, Obstetrics and Gynecology, Head and Neck Surgery, Ophthalmology, Dentistry, Podiatry, Oncology, Inpatient and Outpatient Internal Medicine, Pediatrics, Cardiology, Interventional Radiology, Psychiatry, and Nephrology.

At CHCC you will be part of a collaborative medical community providing services to the local population as well as tourists and other visitors. Transferring patients off the island for services is difficult and often not possible. Don’t be intimidated by this! We are collaborative and work together as a team to provide care for our patients and to assist one another in being successful.

Saipan is a lush tropical island located at the southern end of the Northern Mariana Islands in the Western Pacific Ocean and is considered a WWII heritage site with a complex and intriguing history.

Saipan, like territories such as Puerto Rico, is part of the United States, its citizens are US citizens, the currency is US dollars, and the predominant language is English. For more information check out the Saipan Visitors Authority site at or provider recruitment site

Saipan is a tropical island surrounded by a large reef and boasts some of the best scuba diving and snorkeling in the world with several easily accessible ship and plane wrecks as well as our world-famous Grotto. The beaches are pristine and only a short drive or walk away. There are many great locations for hiking, biking, and many other activities. Additionally, Saipan is a perfect launching point for travel to
many parts of Asia and southeast Asia with affordable direct flights to Tokyo Japan, Seoul and Busan South Korea, Guam, and expected return of direct flights to Hong Kong. And the best part is you will have time to do all these things!

Work-life balance is an integral part of the culture in Saipan. If you are looking for great work-life balance, then this is the place for you!

Salary: $280,500 P/A ($135/hr) (the CNMI enjoys one of the lowest tax burdens in the U.S.; Salary is equivalent to that of a $425K salary in San Francisco and New York)


·        $10,000 one-time signing bonus for initial contracts of at least 2 years.

·        International flight from the point of recruitment for the employee.  Return flight to original embarkation is included and will be arranged upon completion of contract.

·        Malpractice coverage is provided under the CNMI Government Liability Act (essentially identical to the Federal Tort Claims Act).

·        Reimbursement of up to $250 for pre-employment health screening costs.

·        Annual Leave: Accrues at eight (8) hours per pay period (bi-weekly), with a full-time Employment Contract

·        Sick Leave: Accrues at four (4) hours per pay period (bi-weekly)

·        Up to 5 days of paid leave for CME.

·        Health and Life Group Insurance: Cost-sharing per Corporate policies

·        Health Insurance: AETNA Health Insurance

·        Life Insurance: Individual Assurance Company Life, Health, & Accident (IAC)

·        401a Retirement Plan Option: ASC Trust Corporation

·        National Health Service Corp site. Those eligible can apply for loan repayment.

Interested? Apply Below!

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