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Internal Medicine - Beautiful Minnesota Community

Sanford Health is seeking BC/BE internal medicine physicians to join its expanding group practice in Alexandria, Minnesota. Practice opportunities available in Sanford's primary care clinic and as hospitalists in Alexandria's Douglas County Hospital.

Internal Medicine physicians in Alexandria see approximately 16-18 patients/day.

Call is 1:8 and is shared with Sanford physicians as well as community physicians.

The hospitalist service provides hospital coverage, however the use of the hospital service is optional for Internal Medicine physicians. Internal Medicine physicians may choose to see their own patients in the hospital.

Douglas County Hospital is a 127-bed acute care facility located next to the clinic. A new 110,000 sq. foot addition opened in 2010.

Douglas County Hospital features a Medical/Surgical Unit, Labor & Delivery unit, Pediatric Unit, and Level I Nursery. The hospital provides 24-hour radiology and laboratory services, as well as specialists in pulmonology, urology, and hematology/oncology, emergency medicine.

The hospital has been named one of the nations Top 100 Hospitals.

Sanford Health offers a guaranteed salary for the first two years. Comprehensive benefits are offered along with paid malpractice insurance and a relocation allowance.

COMMUNITY: Alexandria offers you the opportunity to have it all; a fulfilling practice and a home in the heart of lake country. This community of 13,400 is located among hundreds of clear blue Minnesota lakes. Golfing, boating, fishing and hunting are just a few of the outdoor attractions in the area. Over 370 miles of groomed snowmobile trails plus hiking and biking trails offer you the opportunity to enjoy nature at its finest. Alexandrias school district, with programs in special education and gifted and talented education, provides a solid education to all students. Students have the option to attend the nearby Science Magnet School through open enrollment. Located on I-29 Alexandria is 100 miles from Fargo, ND and 130 miles from Minneapolis/St. Paul where you can take advantage of additional regional shopping, the symphony, big-name entertainment, theatrical and cultural productions.

Sanford Health
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Sanford Health, the largest rural not-for-profit health care system in the Nation, is dedicated to excellence in patient care, innovation and pioneering integrated care. Our model of integrated health provides care through physicians, hospitals, health plan, research and education. Our reputation of excellence is founded on our talented team of over 1,400 primary and specialty care physicians located in 140 locations throughout Iowa, Minnesota, Montana, Nebraska, North Dakota, and South Dakota. These practices are all networked by our state-of-the art EMR system--EPIC.