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PSYCHIATRY OPPORTUNITY

Consider the South Dakota Difference

Seeking:
- Board eligible or certified psychiatrist to join Avera eCare Behavioral Health Services, a telemedicine hospital located in Sioux Falls, SD
- Clinic Hours Monday-Friday 8am-5pm.


Avera eCare

Avera Health, an integrated delivery system based in Sioux Falls, S.D., ventured into telemedicine 25 years ago to increase access and improve quality. Over the years, the health system quickly saw the benefits telemedicine could provide to help revolutionize health care delivery. Avera eCARE, virtual health system in Sioux Falls, S.D., was created to solely focus on supporting bedside providers remotely with two way audio and video technology. To date, Avera eCARE serves 14-states in 350+ communities, which include hospitals, clinics, senior care communities, I.H.S facilities, schools and correctional facilities, and employees over 235 physicians, nurses, pharmacists, support staff and others dedicated to telemedicine. Avera eCARE has developed the most diverse telemedicine network in the United States by providing the following services: specialty consults, emergency, ICU, pharmacy, senior care, correctional health, school health, and behavioral health

SIOUX FALLS, SOUTH DAKOTA

Sioux Falls is South Dakotas largest city and the county seat of Minnehaha County. It serves as a healthcare, governmental, law enforcement and financial hub for the area. With a population of 230,000, the city has been judged by Money Magazine as the best place to live in America for its quality of life, including its low crime rate, high-quality education, clean air and water, lack of traffic congestion, and friendly residents. Check out our community website at: www.siouxfalls.com.

Sioux Falls offers a diverse blend of manufacturing, banking, financial industries, medical services, transportation, communications, and wholesale/retail trade for service and business opportunities. South Dakota has no corporate income tax, NO STATE INCOME TAX, and no business inventory tax. Over 2,500 new jobs are created each year with new businesses and expansions of existing businesses.

The city is a great place to raise a family. The public school system offers an array of educational opportunities, with 22 elementary schools, five middle schools, and four senior high schools. There are also 13 private schools affiliated with various religious and private organizations. The post-secondary opportunities include five colleges, nearby state universities (including the University of South Dakota Medical School), and a number of business and vocational schools.

Recreational activities abound in Sioux Falls, thanks to the citys system of 80 parks, many of which are based on the Big Sioux River Greenway that provides 22 miles of bike trails that circle the city. Amenities in the parks include picnic areas, playgrounds, flower gardens, a Japanese Garden, fishing areas, sports fields, tennis courts, and swimming pools. Soccer and hockey are especially popular and are played on 29 soccer fields, nine skating rinks, and two hockey rinks. Sioux Falls offers 2 private and 5 public golf courses and features over 30 courses, which are located within a 45-minute drive. Also a regional sporting hub, Sioux Falls is host to professional teams: the Skyforce basketball team, the Canaries baseball team, the Storm indoor football team, the Stampede hockey team, and the Spitfire soccer team. The Avera Sports Institute is leading the way by providing comprehensive sports training, rehabilitation and enhancement programs in a 40,000 square foot year-round athletic training center.

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Avera Medical Group is an integrated physicians' network of Avera Health. Strength of 300 locations in 100 communities in the five-state region of South Dakota, Minnesota, Iowa, Nebraska and North Dakota.

A medical group of over 950 professionals providing focused patient care.

Facilities known for medical excellence, technological innovation and a commitment to meet the spiritual, emotional and physical needs of all patients.

Avera Medical Group provides hometown care through physicians and allied health professionals who are connected to the technology resources of Avera. Total EMR for longitudinal care. Avera eCARE leverages interactive video and computer technology to extend specialty services through eICU, eEmergency, eConsult, ePharmacy, ePrescribing, eStroke, eSenior Care, eTransfer and eHospitalist.

Avera Medical Group is aligning physicians and leaders through Services Lines to provide the highest quality care in the most efficient way to patients across the region.

Supports high quality care and care delivery models that improve patient outcomes, increase patient and physician satisfaction in an integrated care delivery system.

Physicians employed by Avera Medical Group receive generous benefit packages that may include loan forgiveness.