Family Medicine position in small town in Minnesota

Family Medicine
Non-Metropolitan (Less than 50,000)

Job Overview

Job Id 7781
Verified Date 05/05/2020
Loan Repayment No Response
Sign on Bonus No Response
Practice Type Employed
Accept J1 Visa No
Accept H1B Visa No
Permanent: Full time


What you need to know

Practice Details

  • Full-time, 1.0 FTE opportunity (36 patient contact hours)
  • Clinic Hours: Monday-Friday between 8a-5p
  • No outreach
  • Average Outpatients per day: 12-16
  • 11 clinic exam rooms and 1 procedure room
  • Call is negotiable; ER call may vary but may include weeknights 4:30p-8a and weekends 4:30pm Fri – 8am Mon (63 hrs per shift)
  • 3-4 ER patients per 24 hr period; may round on 1-2 inpatients/swing bed patients per day

Compensation Details

  • Generous Compensation
  • Full benefits
  • Relocation assistance and more

Community Details

  • Small-town, rural medicine with plenty of independence in your practice.
  • Residents enjoy the convenience of getting away from the hustle and bustle of city life yet have easy access to larger metro areas as they need it.
  • Ada offers safe neighborhoods, affordable housing, plenty of outdoor activities, an amazing indoor recreational facility and great community events.

Recruiter Insights

Compensation The Starting Salary Is $25,000 To $50,000 More Compared To Starting Familly Medicine Salaries In Minneapolis, MN. Coupled With A Cost Of Living Of 20% Lower Than The Aforementioned Metropolitan Areas, Provides Significant Purchasing Power To Build Their Dream Home, Payoff School Loans And Retire Early.

The Housing Market Stunning 4 Bedroom/3 Bath home with 4400 sq ft of completed living space! Eat in kitchen, Formal dining room, main floor laundry, Master bedroom with master bath that has a jetted tub and separate shower! Potential 5th bedroom in basement that is currently being used as a storage room. Structurally solid home with 4 sources of heat, generator and steel siding! No shortage of space in this home! Central Air Heat pump system. This home can be yours for $289,000.

The Community Located about 45 miles northeast of Fargo-Moorhead, a metropolitan area with a population of 100,000. It owes its existence and livelihood to the strength of the local agricultural economy. It has the quality of life cherished by strong agricultural communities.

The Employer  A Level IV Trauma Center and 14-bed Critical Access Hospital.Offers a rehabilitation services, surgical care, and 24-hour emergency care

Community Profile

What is nice to know.

Closest International Airports:

  • 41 miles: Fargo, ND (FAR / KFAR) Hector International Airport
  • 205 miles: Duluth, MN (DLH / KDLH) Duluth International Airport
  • 217 miles: Winnipeg, Canada (YWG / CYWG) Winnipeg James Armstrong Richardson International Airport

Closest Major City:

  • 181 miles to Winnipeg, Canada
  • 221 miles to Minneapolis, MN
  • 228 miles to Saint Paul, MN
  • 418 miles to Omaha, NE

Closest Domestic Airport:

  • 181 miles to Winnipeg, Canada
  • 221 miles to Minneapolis, MN
  • 228 miles to Saint Paul, MN
  • 418 miles to Omaha, NE

Cost of Living:

  • State Cost of Living Index: 101.5
  • City Cost of Living Index: 85.3
  • Mean Housing Cost: $92,140

Colleges and Universities:

  • White Earth Tribal and Community College (26 miles)
  • Concordia College at Moorhead (33 miles)
  • Minnesota School of Business Moorhead (33 miles)
  • Minnesota State University Moorhead (32 miles) 
  • North Dakota State University Main Campus(31 miles)


  • White: 93.06%
  • Black or African American: 0.35%
  • Asian: 0.58%
  • Mixed Race: 2.89%
  • Other: 3.12%


  • State Income Tax Rate: 7.53%
  • Median Property Tax: $900 (1.0%) 
  • State Sales Tax Rate: 6.88%
  • County Sales Tax Rate: 0.33%
  • Property Tax Rate: 1.05%

Major Industry:

  • Retail trade (21%)
  • Manufacturing (11%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (9%)
  • Educational services (8%)
  • Wholesale trade (7%)
  • Construction (7%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (6%)


  • Throughout the city, there is a new school, clinic, indoor pool, racquetball, bowling, an airport, race track, golf course, baseball fields, a hospital, a nursing home, new infrastructure, low utility rates, three parks, weight rooms, a movie theater, county fairgrounds, FM Radio Station, grocery stores, and a local newspaper.
  • The three parks include a playground, basketball court, sand volleyball, picnic area, Ice skating rink, walking trails, and more.

Arts & Culture:

  • The Norman County Historical Society includes artifacts since 1947.
  • Society artifacts are housed in the Prairie Village as well as the Red River History Museum in Shelly.

Sports for the Spectator:

  • Watch North Dakota State University compete in NCAA Division 1 sports
  • Nearby Minnesota, there are professional sports teams like the Twins, the Vikings, and more.

Sports for the Participant:

  • Dekko Center has several swimming lessons and classes.
  • Dekko Center has an amazing Women's Raquet ball program.
  • Anyone can play basketball, raquet ball, golf baseball, running, bowling, and more at the local parks.


  • Throughout the town, you can shop at Ralph's Food pride, Dollar General, Garberg foods, Supervalu, Wrigley Mechanical Inc, Merritt Pecan Company, and more.
  • Moorhead Center Mall, a 30 mile drive, consists of a perfect blend of shops, resturants, boutiques, and services. 

Top Five things to do:

  1. Norman County Historical Society
  2. Deep Creek Lake Area
  3. Prairie Smoke Dunes
  4. Shooting Star Casino nearby
  5. Red River Trails


Facility Location

City : Ada, Minnesota,
Population : 2,580,685
MSA Population : 1,620
Community Profile

Contact Information

Todd skertich
Managing Partner
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