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Family Practitioner Opening in SD - Ranked #1 as the best state for physicians to live and work in!

Opportunity Criteria

SpecialtyFamily Medicine
Candidate TypeMD, DO
Visa AcceptedJ-1
Salary RangeNot Specified
Loan RepaymentNot Specified
Employment TypeNot Specified
Bonuses OfferedNone

Opportunity Details

Avera Medical Group Gettysburg is seeking a board certified or board eligible family medicine physician:

  • Guaranteed salary and loan repayment
  • Join 3 Advance Practice Providers
  • Call is combined with the APP’s
  • No OB
  • Physician will be employed by Avera McKennan
  • Position includes competitive base salary, production incentives and a generous benefit package
  • For a physician candidate interested in evidence based medicine and collaborating with APP’s in a rural setting
  • Call will be 1-4 weekday and weekend call
  • Become part of a primary care network of physicians who care about their patients
  • 60 miles from Pierre, SD where Avera St. Mary’s and Avera Medical Group Pierre is located.
  • Access to the Avera health network of technology, facilities and specialists
  • Avera eCARE: Model for extending access to specialist via technology:  eICU, eEmergency, eSenior Care, eConsult, eAccess, ePharmacy, eBehavioral Health and eTransfer/eHospitalist

Avera Gettysburg Hospital

  • 7 bed Critical Access Hospital
  • New, 21,800-square-foot medical center incorporates innovative design and technology that allows for flexibility in care delivery – a necessity for rural health care.
  • Facility services include emergency department with telemedicine capabilities, surgical suite, imaging, PT, lab, short stay observation, respite care program and swing bed.
  • Avel eCARE services include eER, eICU and eConsult.
  • Connected to a long term facility, Avera Oahe Manor, independent senior living apartments, Avera Oaha Villa, and a dementia care unit, Avera Oahe Haven.

Gettysburg Community

  • Population of >1300 people
  • City known as “Where the Battle Wasn’t” being a sister city to Gettysburg.
  • A sports paradise for hunting and fishing.
  • World class hunting for pheasant and big game hunting during select seasons. Area lodges offer guided group hunts with hunts on preservation land.
  • 10 miles away from the Missouri River, where fishing for walleye, bass, northern pike, trout and salmon is abundant.
  • Additional recreation nearby is an 18-hole golf course and Club house.
  • Gettysburg is the County Seat with city offices and a police department.
  • Home to Gettysburg War Memorial and the Dakota Sunset Museum.
  • Gettysburg School District, K-12 education and extracurricular activities such as band, chorus, oral interp, NHS, drama and Student Council. Sports activities include football, basketball, wrestling, golf, volleyball, cross country and track.
  • Checkout our City of Gettysburg’s FaceBook page or
  • South Dakota has no corporate income tax, no state income tax and no business inventory tax, which is attractive for new businesses and expansions of existing businesses.

Facility & Address

  • Avera Medical Group Gettysburg
  • 606 E Garfield Ave Suite C Gettysburg SD 57442


Contact Information

Rise Waldera Director of Physician Recruitment-Avera Queen of Peace

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