Outstanding opportunity for an additional, permanent, fulltime Family Practice physician in western South Dakota to join other physicians and professional team two hours from Rapid City and one and a half hours from Hot Springs, SD, western SD. The modern Clinic provides direct patient care for all ages and treats basic medical conditions. Can help diagnose health problems and either provide care or refer patients to specialists, if the condition requires. Patient load is approximately 18/day and share call 1:4. Clinic serves a town population of 1050 and 8000 in the surrounding area.
These are modern Clinic and Hospital settings with excellent working conditions including positive team continuity, effort and support with a pleasant patient basis. The Clinic is open 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM, Monday-Friday and 1/2 day on Saturday, with rotated responsibilities and one night/week in the hospital ER.
Salary is $200,000 with incentives (after 1st year) and an exceptional benefits package including relocation, health/dental/vision insurance for Family, 401K, disability and life insurance, 10 days for CME with budgeted allowance, vacation and sick leave and able to apply for the National Health Service Loan Repayment program.
Hometown setting with excellent recreational opportunities, affordable housing, excellent schools and lowest crime rate in the nation. This is an outdoor paradise with recreational activities within close proximity.
Must be MD/DO with Board Certification or Eligibility. Must secure a South Dakota License and VA certification, if necessary, to accommodate VA patients. May travel to other Community Health Center locations. Opportunity for advancement.
All staff members must be team players and role models with excellent communications and follow-through skills. Must have experience with Microsoft Office Suite, Electronic Medical /Health Records and Outlook.