Physician Job Search: Opportunity Details

Internal Medicine Opportunity - $325,000 guaranteed salary year 1, flexible schedule

Opportunity Criteria

SpecialtyInternal Medicine
Candidate TypeMD, DO
Visa AcceptedH-1B
Salary Range$275,000 to $360,000 / Year
Loan RepaymentYes
Employment TypeFull Time
Bonuses OfferedSign-on, Relocation, Productivity

Opportunity Details

Package Highlights:

  • Annual salary: $275,000, plus a WRVU productivity model
  • Signing bonus: $50,000
  • Education Loan repayment: $20,000 each year
  • Relocation reimbursement: $15,000
  • National Health Service Corp (NHSC) approved position
  • Outpatient exclusive
  • Flex schedule options
  • 4-year contract
  • A generous benefits package

Practice Highlights:

  • Hospital employed, join a network of primary care providers (physicians and advanced practice professionals) offering a wide spectrum of patient care in the outpatient setting
  • Seven established clinics in and nearby city of Watertown
  • Physician position at one designated location
  • No call
  • Hospitalist service takes hospital admissions
  • Catchment population: 250,000
  • Large network of specialty services making patient referrals convenient and efficient
  • Serving the military men and women from nearby Fort Drum, home to the 10th Mountain Army Division
  • Teaching opportunities are extended with accredited ACGME/AOA family medicine and internal medicine residency training programs
  • A very appreciative patient population offers a professionally rewarding career


  • Holds Board Certification with the American Board (or Osteopathic) Board of Internal Medicine, or actively in process
  • Values patient-centered care and has desire to work within a team model
  • Demonstrates top-notch interpersonal skills in addition to excellent clinical skills
  • Enthusiastic and motivated to provide the best possible care and outcomes

About Samaritan Medical Center

Samaritan Medical Center in Watertown, New York, is a 290-bed not-for-profit community medical center that offers the most specialized and comprehensive range of inpatient and outpatient healthcare services in our region. Our compassionate team of highly qualified healthcare professionals proudly provides services to a population of 250,000.  

Every day, 190 physicians in 42 different specialties along with more than 2,000 support staff at Samaritan Medical Center offer a full spectrum of diagnostic and treatment services for people of all ages. Together, we’re proud to make our patients this promise: to be here whenever and wherever you need us, and to do so with the exceptional care and compassion that you and your family deserve.

Samaritan also serves the soldiers and families of our Fort Drum community.  For over 30 years, the unique relationship between the tri-county area and our military community at Fort Drum has grown strong.  Serving as a model of military-community collaboration, it's shown the true power of respect, friendship and collaboration.  In 2018, a nomination was submitted for the North Country Region to be designated as a Great American Defense Community.

In the fall of 2018 Samaritan opened a newly built cancer center called the "Walker Center for Cancer Care."  The new center provides patients with great care and compassion, along with cutting-edge treatment options. Most recent is the completion of our new Center for Women's Wellness and Breast Care offering comprehensive services in one location from seeing moms-to-be for specialized pregnancy care, to supporting all women with gynecologic and breast services. 


About Watertown, New York

Watertown, itself, is a small city with big city amenities.  Outside city limits, the area opens to large tracts of land offering rural or semi-rural living options.  One can embrace open space, fresh air, pure water, organic living and “Mother Nature at her Best”.  Watertown offers close proximity to Lake Ontario, the St. Lawrence River – 1000 Islands regions, Adirondack Mountains and showcases an abundance of options for recreational activities.  There is ease of access to urban areas and a 40-minute drive takes one to the Canadian border crossing.  A nearby airport provides American Airline connections via small jet services, as well as opportunity for recreational aviation. The four seasons provide a wide range of diversity for one’s wardrobe as well as a wide range of activities for the outdoor enthusiast.  This is a safe location, with an outstanding educational system, offering affordable housing and concludes that this is a great place for family living. For more area information checkout



Contact Information


For information regarding this opportunity, contact  

Jennifer Saiff

Director of Physician Recruitment
Samaritan Medical Center 
830 Washington Street
Watertown, New York 13601



Facility & Address

  • Samaritan Medical Center
  • 830 Washington Street Watertown NY 13601


Contact Information

Jennifer Saiff Director of Physician Recruiter and Medical Staff Credentialing


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