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Sanford Health, the major teaching hospital for University of North Dakota, is currently recruiting a Board Certified or Board Eligible Internal Medicine physician to join a medically innovative IM group in the growing city of Fargo, North Dakota. Faculty appointments are available in the new UND Department of Geriatrics commensurate with training and experience level. In addition to a large metropolitan catchment, Sanford Health in Fargo is a rural referral hospital and the largest rural, not-for-profit health care system in the Nation and the largest employer in the Dakotas.

Sanford Health in Fargo employs full time hospitalists, allowing internists to focus on the Patient Centered Medical Home model of healthcare. Ambulatory care internists may provide 6 weeks of hospital coverage as teaching faculty.

Clinic based internists have telephone call only. (1-2 weeknights/month and 1 weekend of call every three months).

The Internal Medicine group works as provider teams, including a physician, geriatric nurse practitioner, health coach, primary nurse, and gero-pharmacist.

Practice includes the continuum of healthcare with advanced practice providers regularly rounding on skilled nursing facility patients with the physician team rounding monthly.

Sanford internists are encouraged to pursue innovative projects such as team based care, advanced medical home projects, collaborative pharmacists (agreements), and shared medical appointments.

Through Sanfords collaboration with the University of North Dakota School of Medicine, internists have the opportunity to teach and mentor medical students, residents and geriatric fellows.

A new $494 million state-of-the-art medical center will open in summer of 2017.

Sanford Health offers competitive salary and comprehensive benefits package.

To learn more about these excellent practice opportunities contact:

Laura Aukland, Physician Recruiter
Phone: 701-417-4856
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.