Geriatric Medicine (Family Medicine) - Physician

Fairview Clinics - Elk River in Elk River, MN

About This Opportunity

Fairview Health Services is seeking a Family Medicine with Geriatrics Physician to join a primary care practice at Fairview Clinics - Elk River.
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 to also include generous time off, annual CME allowance, malpractice insurance, a retirement plan, and much more.
Physicians have the ability to focus on an outpatient-only practice by admitting their patients to the hospitalist service at Fairview Northland Medical Center or have the ability to provide the full scope of traditional inpatient and outpatient care by participating in a rounding service at the hospital. 
H1 Visa Accepted.
Patient encounters average 20-22 patients per day.
Onsite services include:pharmacy, lab, x-ray, mammography, and ultrasound.
Onsite specialties include: Ob/Gyn, General Surgery, Pediatrics, Sports Medicine, Rheumatology, Orthopedics, Podiatry, Allergy, Urology
6 MDs, 2 PAs, 4 NPs
We have a fully integrated Electronic Medical Record (EPIC).
Physicians work an with expectation of 36 patient contact hours per week.
Opportunity for physicians to perform procedures.
Call Coverage: Call is approximately 1:25 and is equally shared amongst the Primary Care physicians at five clinic locations.

 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, Geriatric Fellowship 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 - Elk River

For more information and opportunities, see Fairview Clinics - Elk River.

Fairview Clinics - Elk River
290 Main St. NW, Elk River, MN 55330

Community of Elk River

Elk River, Minnesota, a vibrant and friendly community located approximately 35 miles northwest of Minneapolis, was established as a trading post near the junction of the Elk and Mississippi Rivers. Its location offers residents the benefit of sampling the best of both city and country living. More than 500 businesses provide local employment, accounting for one of the lowest tax rates in the state. The city has 33 parks spanning 777 acres that can be explored on almost 15 miles of paved trails.

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