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• 6 MDs and 5 nurse practitioners
• Full Spectrum FM with OB: C/S available with back-up system
• Call is about once per week.
• Outreach resources
• Locum tenens cover the ER on weekends
• Critical Access hospital, Nursing Home, Dementia Unit, Independent Living Apartments, and Clinic under one roof
• Health profession shortage area
• Large Sign on bonus available
Currently 6 Physicians and 5 NP’ s/PA’ s-Plan is to have 7 physicians.
Average 20 patients/ day in clinic
4 days/week is full-time
New Hospital opened in 2017
Good Close group of Physicians- get along well together and work will with all staff
Patient Satisfaction Score is 90.7 overall which is over the 60th percentile nationally
Good Reputation & quality medical staff
Service area is around 16, 500
HPSA Loan Repayment available Score of 9- theoretically could get all loan debt paid through this program. State loan repayment
System Loan Repayment available
5 weeks vacation
Life Insurance – 2 X annual salary up to a maximum of $280, 000
Health Insurance- provide family coverage with minimal cost to physician
Disability- short term & long term
1: 6; plan to get to 1: 7
Call is about once per week. Our physicians back-up the nurse practitioners during the week- once per week for each NP. This has worked well. We have weekend locum tenens for the ER (Friday eve – Monday morning.) Our weekend on-call physician does rounds, Saturday morning clinic, admissions and assists with major trauma, if necessary.
C-section, tubal ligation, D& C Curettage, OB Ultrasound, LEEP, Colposcopy, Anterior & Posterior Nasal Packing, Vasectomy ( No scalpel types as well as traditional & vas clip), IUD insertions, simple lesion removals, repair laceration, incision and drainage procedure
Average Between 90-100 Births. 2019 for 11 months had 118 births. 30 of those were C-sections.
C-Sections average 26%
Primary (first time C-Sections) 14%
Two Birthing Suites
Rural Health Certification
HPSA designated area so eligible for Federal Loan Repayment Programs
$60, 000 for 2 years received by other physician- can reapply every 2 years
State loan programs and Health System loan repayment monies.
Family Medicine Residents can arrange a rotation. Most are from U of M/SCH Program
There are two third year students and two fourth year students from Kirksville Osteopathic College.
SIM program- 3 week rotations thru U of M Duluth
Some outreach is done in the clinic, some is done in the hospital.
Our visiting physicians include specialists in:
psychiatry- adult and child & adolescent
We have expanded the facilities to include a new clinic, new outpatient services area, a pharmacy, dental clinic, eye clinic, expanded parking facilities, a helicopter pad, & other improvements.
The health system includes a 25-bed community hospital with an attached 75-bed skilled nursing home and 42-unit senior apartment building. We offer a full range of health care services and convenient access to a variety of specialists. Apply for this job