Family Medicine OB - Thief River Falls MN

Sanford Clinic Thief River Falls
Facility: Sanford Clinic Thief River Falls 
Thief River Falls, MN 56701-0000 
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Opportunity Criteria
Specialty: Family Medicine 
Candidate Type: MD, DO 
Visas Accepted: J1
Loan Repayment: Not Specified
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Practice Opportunity

Sanford Health is seeking a Board Certified or Board Eligible Family Medicine physician with interest in Ob/Gyn.  Join staff working at its Sanford Clinic located in Thief River Falls, Minnesota.

  •           Busy practice - 20-25 outpatients per weekday
  •           Practice is approximately 50% obstetrics and 50% gynecology
  •           Several Sanford family medicine physicians also perform OB
  •           300-350 births per year
  •           OR is scheduled one day/week
  •           Each OB/Gyn provider is assigned a nurse, office and two exam rooms
  •           Call is expected to be 1:3
  •           Thief River Falls qualifies as a HPSA site

Sanford Health offers market competitive salary, comprehensive benefits, paid malpractice insurance and relocation allowance.

Practice Setting

Sanford Clinic Thief River Falls is a spacious, modern 65,000 square-foot facility.  The clinic features a staff of twenty-two physicians practicing family medicine, internal medicine, obstetrics-gynecology, pediatrics, ENT, general surgery, radiology, orthopedics and podiatry .  Additional services include a same-day surgery center with two ORs and an endoscopy room, radiology with fixed MRI and CT, lab services, a walk-in clinic, women's health services, stress testing, physical therapy, chiropractic services and a retail pharmacy.  Support staff includes three NPs, three PAs, one certified diabetic educator, one audiologist, three physical therapists, nineteen RNs and thirty-three LPNs.  Ten CRNAs staff the OR/Same-Day Surgery Center. 

Sanford Thief River Falls Medical Center is a well-equipped, 25-bed critical access hospital.  It features three main ORs, a 4-bed ICU, three birthing suites, 24/7 emergency room services as well as radiology, ultrasound, a fixed 16-slice CT, ultrasound, mammography and nuclear medicine and mobile MRI services.  Staffed by 300+employees Northwest Medical Center is just one of several large employers in the community.



Sanford Health is the largest rural not-for-profit health care system in the Nation and 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.

With more than 26,000 employees, Sanford Health is the largest employer in North and South Dakota. The system is experiencing dynamic growth and development in conjunction with T. Denny Sanford's gift, the largest gift ever to a health care organization in America. This gift is making possible the implementation of several initiatives including global children's clinics in China, Ireland, Africa, Israel and Mexico., multiple research centers, eradicating breast cancer and finding a cure for Type 1 diabetes.


Thief River Falls, Minnesota, located 300 miles northwest of the Twin Cities, is a beautiful, welcoming community of 8,500 featuring many of the amenities of a larger city. Aside from its strong agricultural base, Thief River Falls serves as a regional health center to a mostly rural service area of 75,000.  The community has much to offer including a regional airport, an excellent public school districtNorthland Community and Technical College with a sister campus at East Grand Forks, Minnesota. 

Thief River Falls serves as the Pennington County  seat and is home to Arctic Cat Enterprises, manufacturer of snowmobiles and all-terrain vehicles and Digi-Key Corporation, a maker of electronics distributed worldwide.  For your outdoor pleasure, hunting and fishing are literally at your doorstep.  The greater Minnesota lakes country is less than an hour away and an hour's drive west will bring you to Grand Forks, North Dakota.

Grand Forks, home of the University of North Dakota and UND School of Medicine offers a wide variety of shopping, unique restaurants, live theater and symphony as well as the Alerus Event Center, a multi-purpose arena that hosts sports events, big name entertainment and trade shows.


When you join Sanford Health you will join a leader in the health care industry in the Upper Midwest.  Sanford Health offers:


  • Competitive compensation and full benefits package
  • Paid malpractice insurance
  • Research and academic opportunities
  • Call schedules allowing for meaningful family time
  • Excellent referral base from Sanford's primary care clinics
  • No partnership buy-in costs
  • State-of-the-art technology


For more information regarding this excellent practice opportunity contact:

Sanford Health Physician Placement (Fargo Region)
510 6th Ave N; Suite A
P O Box 2010
Route 2181
Fargo, ND 58122-2181

Phone: (701) 234-6510
Fax: (701) 234-6575


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