Avera Dell Rapids Medical Clinic, located in southeastern South Dakota is seeking a family medicine physician to join an existing group of three family medicine physicians.
• Employed position with Avera Mckennan Hospital
• Call schedule 1:5
• Market area 15,000
• Avera Dells Area Health Center – 29 bed facility
• Standard imaging tests available on-site or via mobile unit
• Highly competitive salary and benefits package
• Schedule – 4 days/week
• Population 3,000
• Area hunting and fishing opportunities
• K-12 parochial and public schools
• College and university options within 20 – 35 miles
Purchased from private physicians in 1994, Avera Dell Rapids Medical Clinic is a vital link in the primary care network of Avera McKennan Hospital located in Sioux Falls, SD. Three family medicine physicians are currently in group practice and have a 4-day work week. The call schedule will be 1 in 4 with the addition of another physician. A new clinic, adjacent to the hospital was built and opened in 2007.
Avera Dells Area Health Center is a 29 bed facility providing both inpatient and outpatient services. Included are outpatient consultation and surgery, Emergency Room services, Lab and X-ray and a variety of other services. The DRMC physicians share OB services with an OBGYN group in Sioux Falls with the deliveries being performed at Avera McKennan Hospital. Numerous specialists from Sioux Falls provide outreach clinics in Dell Rapids such as Orthopedics, Obstetrics, Cardiology, Podiatry and Ophthalmology and General Surgery.
Dell Rapids has excellent schools with a K-12 parochial school as well as a K-12 public school system. Several colleges and technical schools are available in Sioux Falls and South Dakota State University is located just 35 miles north in Brookings.
Dell Rapids offers a variety of recreational activities including golf, tennis, swimming, softball and basketball leagues, youth sports, fishing areas, and picnic / camping areas. World-class waterfowl and pheasant hunting are available within an hour’s drive.