Family Medicine – Gateway Community of Western North Dakota

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

Job Overview

Job Id 5246
Verified Date 08/10/2020
Loan Repayment No Response
Sign on Bonus No Response
Practice Type Employed
Accept J1 Visa Yes
Accept H1B Visa No
Permanent: Full time

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What you need to know

Practice Details

  • Seeking a Board Certified or Board Eligible Family Medicine physician to join staff working in two primary care clinics located in Jamestown, North Dakota.
  • Two clinic settings providing a wide variety of health care services to Jamestown and the surrounding communities.
  • Clinic is staffed with 10 primary care physicians, 3 nurse practitioners, 2 psychologists as well as 2 general surgeons with 3 procedure rooms, full lab and radiology services.
  • Clinic enjoys convenience of electronic medical record system.
  • The Family medicine opportunity offers a full spectrum of services including: OB (20-25 per year), stress testing, flex sigs, LEEP, IUDs, minor fractures, and stitches. 
  • Practitioners enjoy a shared practice concept but individually may see 25-35 patients/day.
  • Clinic hours: Monday-Friday, 8:00 AM-5:00 PM and Saturday (9:00 AM-12:00 PM)

 

Compensation Details

  • Guaranteed salary for the first two years
  • Comprehensive benefits 
  • Paid malpractice insurance 
  • Relocation allowance

Community Details

  • Jamestown, North Dakota is a progressive community with much to offer including excellent public and parochial school systems, community college, and wonderful parks including two golf courses.
  • Outdoor recreation on the Jamestown Reservoir area features boating, hunting and fishing, canoeing and camping.

Recruiter Insights

Compensation   The Starting Salary Is $25,000 To $50,000 More Compared To Starting Family Medicine Salaries In Fargo, ND. 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   4 beds 3 baths 2,876 sqft  Desirable Whittington Hall w/ Master on the Main. Large fenced lot that is mostly surrounded by trees. Nicely landscaped front yard with side entry 2-car garage. Kitchen with stainless steel appliances and solid surface counter tops. Open Floor Plan for entertaining inside and double doors leading from your Living Room for your outdoor entertaining. Neighborhood pool, Tennis courts and playground included in your HOA dues.  This home can be yours for $350,000.

The Community   Jamestown, North Dakota is a progressive community with much to offer including excellent public and parochial school systems, community college, and wonderful parks including two golf courses. Outdoor recreation on the Jamestown Reservoir area features boating, hunting and fishing, canoeing and camping. 

The Employer  A small group practice providing a wide range of services. Opportunity to build the practice you desire with great working relationships between medical and clinic staff.

The Hospital is a 50+ bed Acute Care Center, featuring a state-of-the-art Intensive Care Unit and offering evening ER coverage, radiology services including ultrasounds, fluoroscopies, CT, Nuclear Medicine, and MRI as well as home health services. Local ambulance service is provided with LifeFlight Services from Fargo.

Community Profile

What is nice to know.

Closest International Airports:

  • 101 miles: Fargo, ND (FAR / KFAR) Hector International Airport
  • 319 miles: Winnipeg, Canada (YWG / CYWG) Winnipeg James Armstrong Richardson International Airport



Closest Major City:

  • 218 miles to Winnipeg, Canada
  • 290 miles to Minneapolis, MN
  • 298 miles to Saint Paul, MN
  • 412 miles to Omaha, NE
  • 433 miles to Lincoln, NE

Closest Domestic Airport:

  • 218 miles to Winnipeg, Canada
  • 290 miles to Minneapolis, MN
  • 298 miles to Saint Paul, MN
  • 412 miles to Omaha, NE
  • 433 miles to Lincoln, NE

Cost of Living:

  • Mean Housing Cost - $146,287
  • City Cost of Living Index - 78.5 (low, U.S. average is 100)
  • State Cost of Living Index - 99.7

Colleges and Universities:

  • University of Jamestown (Full-time enrollment: 961)
  • North Dakota State University-Main Campus (about 90 miles; Fargo, ND; Full-time enrollment: 12,680)
  • Concordia College at Moorhead (about 92 miles; Moorhead, MN; FT enrollment: 2,767)
  • Minnesota State University-Moorhead (about 92 miles; Moorhead, MN; FT enrollment: 6,096)
  • University of North Dakota (about 104 miles; Grand Forks, ND; FT enrollment: 12,858)

Demographics:

  • 90.0% White alone
  • 3.1% Hispanic
  • 2.2% Two or more races
  • 1.8% American Indian alone
  • 1.6% Black alone
  • 0.6% Asian alone
  • 0.08% Native Hawaiian and Other
  • Pacific Islander alone

Taxes:

  • State Income Tax Rate - 2.19%
  • State Sales Tax Rate - 5%
  • County Tax Rate - 1.56%
  • Property Tax Rate - 1.42%

Major Industry:

  • Construction (16%)
  • Manufacturing (16%)
  • Retail trade (8%)
  • Wholesale trade (7%)
  • Health care and social assistance (7%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (6%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (5%)

Recreation:

  • Jamestown Park & Recreation
  • Jamestown Soccer Complex
  • Nickeus Park
  • Jamestown Skate Park

Arts & Culture:

  • The Arts Center
  • National Buffalo Museum
  • Stutsman County Memorial Museum
  • Frontier Village, Jamestown

Sports for the Spectator:

  • The Bismarck Bucks are an indoor American football team based in Bismarck, North Dakota. 
  • The North Dakota State Bison men's basketball team is a part of the athletic program at North Dakota State University in Fargo, North Dakota.
  • The North Dakota Fighting Hawks men's basketball team represents the University of North Dakota NCAA Division I men's basketball.

Sports for the Participant:

  • Jamestown Family YMCA
  • Jamestown Area Youth Baseball Association
  • Jamestown JAWS Swim Club
  • University of Jamestown Athletics

Shopping:

  • Buffalo Mall
  • Park Plaza Shopping Center
  • Nicole's Unique Bridal & Prom Boutique
  • Comforts of Home Quilting
  • Sugar Rush Boutique

Top Five things to do:

  1. National Buffalo Museum
  2. Stutsman County Memorial Museum
  3. The Arts Center
  4. Freds Den
  5. Jamestown Water Tower

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Facility Location

City : Jamestown, North Dakota,
Population : 21,087
MSA Population : 15,446
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Contact Information

Todd skertich
Managing Partner
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