Family Medicine - Physician

Fairview Clinics - Chisago City in Chisago City, MN

About This Opportunity

Fairview Health Services is seeking a Family Medicine Physician to join a primary care practice at Fairview Clinics – Chisago City.
Our primary care opportunities qualify for a Resident Stipend and Loan Forgiveness.
Practice Details:

Income Details: Initial market competitive salary guarantee with ability to exceed on compensation program rewarding production, quality and patient experience.
Other Benefits: We offer a comprehensive benefits package that includes generous time off, annual CME allowance, malpractice insurance, a retirement plan, & more.
Outpatient only position with opportunities for hospital moonlighting if desired. 
H1B Visa Accepted.
Patient encounters average 18-22 patients per day.
Onsite services include:  rehabilitation (speech and physical therapy), sleep medicine, eye care, diabetic education, cardiac rehab, an anticoagulation clinic and diagnostic services including lab, mammography, and X-ray. MRI, CT, mammography and bone densitometry is available at Fairview Lakes Medical Center.
Onsite specialties include: Podiatry, Sleep Medicine, Optometry
5 MDs, 1 NP
We have a fully integrated Electronic Medical Record (EPIC).
Physicians work an expectation of 36 patient contact hours per week.      
Patient requiring hospitalization are typically admitted to Fairview Lakes Medical Center in Wyoming.
Opportunities for physicians to perform procedures. Prenatal care in collaboration with Ob/Gyn physicians in Wyoming is optional.
Call Frequency: Call is approximately 1:18 (low intensity -
phone consultation only with first tier nurse triage.

As part of our participation in the Pioneer Accountable Care Organization (ACO), the physicians use a team approach in managing clinical care. The site is using a model of care, Care Model Innovation, for their patients which actively looks at and changes clinical processes to maximize efficiency, resources, and clinical care.
Position Qualifications:
Graduate of an accredited ACGME Family Medicine residency training program and Board Certified/Board Prepared with the American Board of Medical Specialties or American Osteopathic Association. Licensed or ability to obtain Minnesota Board of Medical Practice Licensure. Ability to obtain and /or maintain DEA certification for the State of Minnesota. Meet threshold criteria/qualifications for Credentialing and Privileges.

About Fairview Clinics - Chisago City

Fairview Clinics - Chisago City is one of the practices within the Fairview Medical Group. The Fairview Medical Group is a physician-led, integrated, multi-specialty practice, within Fairview Health Services, that is comprised of more than 500 providers within more than 40 clinics throughout Minneapolis/St. Paul and surrounding areas.

The Fairview Medical Group is reforming health care delivery through groundbreaking innovation to reinvent the way care is delivered. Fairview providers work together with common clinical protocols, service standards, communication tools and processes to deliver consistently exceptional care and service to our communities. The group practice uses specific, shared metrics to measure progress toward clearly defined outcomes that advance Fairview's vision. Clear decision making and effective communication, along with physician leadership, collaboration and accountability, are essential in order to achieve clinical and operational excellence.

For more information and opportunities, see Fairview Clinics - Chisago City.

Fairview Clinics - Chisago City
11725 Stinson Ave. , Chisago City, MN 55013

Community of Chisago City

Located 35 miles northeast of the Twin Cities, the Chisago Lakes Area encompasses the cities of Shafer, Center City, Chisago City and Lindstrom, Minnesota. The area is named after an Indian phrase, Chi Saga, which means fair and lovely waters. Swedish immigrants settled in the Chisago Lakes area in the mid-1800s and simply called it The Big Lake. The area became a popular tourist area and is still known for lush beauty and easy access to metropolitan amenities.

Census Data for Chisago City


Total 53


H.S. Grads91.0%
Bachelors & Higher17.0%


Under 5 Years5.8%
Under 18 Years25.0%
Over 65 Years12.4%


Total Units21
Ownership Rate86.6%
Median Home Value$230.0


Total Area414.86 sq. miles
Persons/sq. mile129.9


Persons per Household2.61