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Fairview Health Services is seeking a Physician Assistant (PA)to join a primary care practice at Fairview Clinics - Elk River.

The PA, in collaboration with physicians and part of an interdisciplinary team, engages in independent decision making abouthealth care needs of their own patient panel. Assess patients, order and interpretdiagnostic tests, make diagnoses, and initiate and manage treatment plans - including prescribing medications. While maintaining afocus on health promotion and disease prevention, the PA will manage chronic disease conditions ensuring continuity of care for individuals in the communities served.

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.
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
We have a fully integrated Electronic Medical Record (EPIC).
Practitioners work an with expectation of 36 patient contact hours per week.
Opportunity to perform procedures.

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:

A qualified candidate will be a graduate of an accredited Physician Assistant training program. Have a current PA license with prescriptive authority through the Minnesota Board of Medical Practice. Be eligible or certified throughthe NCCPA and meet threshold criteria/qualifications for Credentialing and Privileges. Ability to obtain and/or maintain DEA certification for the State of Minnesota.

A minimum of 2 years experience as an PA is preferred.
Fairview Health Services ( 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.