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Fairview Northland Medical Center Hospitalist Team, which currently consists of four physicians, seeks an additional colleague that is Board Certified/Board Eligible in Med/Peds or Family Medicine, to join their practice. Typical workload to include rounding, discharges, admits and consults during the daytime shift; admits, cross-cover, and occasional discharges or rounding on evening shifts; and back-up for on-site advanced practice hospitalist provider (APP) by Physician pager call overnight with possible occasional need to return to hospital overnight. Hospitalist Physician also serves as attending physician for medical patients in Observation status and as consultant for co-management of surgical patients as requested. Physician is expected to be competent in management of inpatients including children, healthy newborns, adults and critically ill adult patients (with collaboration with Intensivist by TeleICU when needed).

Practice Details:

Average hospitalist census: 13 per day (expected to grow)
Round on approximately 10-15 patients on day shift, admit/consult on approximately 4-8 patients per afternoon/evening shift with afternoon rounding when needed and occasional afternoon/evening discharges
Collaborate with TeleICU Critical Care physicians (located at Fairview Southdale hospital)
Patients consist of 90% adults, 10% pediatrics (about 100-120 pediatric hospitalizations per year)
Current hospitalist schedule is evolving. After adding a fifth hospitalist Physician, anticipated schedule would rotate between day shifts and afternoon/evening shifts with overnight pager call in a probable 5 week block with equitable distribution of different shifts, weekends, and Holidays amongst the Physician hospitalist group.

Fairview Northland Medical Centeris a 54-bed licensed facility offering a full range of primary and specialty care services to the 100,000+ population of Princeton, Minnesota and surrounding communities.

Outpatient specialties include: Family Medicine, Internal Medicine, Orthopedics, Pediatrics, Podiatry, Sports Medicine, General Surgery, Cardiology, Allergy, ENT,Gastroenterology, Nephrology, Neurology, Oncology, Ophthalmology, Pulmonology, Urology
Average number of surgical cases annually: 3,100
Average number of Emergency Department visits annually: 18,000
Number of deliveries annually: 530
We have a fully integrated Electronic Medical Record (EPIC).
Excellent supportive team. Community supported hospital, with resources of a large organization.

Position Qualifications:

Graduate of an accredited Internal Medicine/Pediatric or 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. Maintain certification in ACLS, PALS (or equivalent), and NRP.
Fairview Health Services (fairview.org) is an award-winning, nonprofit health system providing exceptional care across the full spectrum of health care services. Joined by HealthEast in June 2017, Fairview is one of the most comprehensive and geographically accessible systems in the state, with 11 hospitalsincluding an academic medical center and long-term care hospitalserving the greater Twin Cities metro area and north-central Minnesota. Its broad continuum also includes 56 primary care clinics, specialty clinics, senior living communities, retail and specialty pharmacies, pharmacy benefit management services, rehabilitation centers, counseling and home health care services, medical transportation, an integrated provider network and health insurer PreferredOne. In partnership with the University of Minnesota, Fairviews 32,000 employees and 2,400 affiliated providers embrace innovation to drive a healthier future through healing, discovery and education.