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Family Medicine Physician at Growing Practice in Aitkin, MN

Opportunity Criteria

SpecialtyFamily Medicine
Candidate TypeMD, DO
Visa AcceptedNo J-1 or H-1B
Salary RangeNot Specified
Loan RepaymentNot Specified
Employment TypeNot Specified
Bonuses OfferedRetention, Quality, Relocation

Family Medicine Physician Opportunity

Riverwood Healthcare Center - where your professional aspirations come together with the quality of life you are looking for!

Riverwood Healthcare Center in Aitkin, MN seeks a Family Medicine physician to join their growing team! This growing practice consists of over 60 physicians and advanced practice providers, specialists and surgeons; offering unparalleled specialty services in a small rural community.

Position Details: 

  • Flexibility
  • 80% clinic-based practice, with minimal call and hospital coverage
  • Dedicated Hospitalists
  • ED covered by dedicated Riverwood employed physicians 24/7
  • Immediate access to advanced labs and diagnostic testing
  • EPIC electronic medical record
  • RN designated to help with in-basket tasks
  • Sign-on bonus
  • Generous loan forgiveness 
  • Recent outpatient clinic expansion
  • Current 72,000 sq ft surgery expansion
  • Extensive physician involvement in decision making with senior leadership
  • 11 Family Practice Physicians, 2 Internal Medicine Physicians, 4 ER Physicians, 20 Advanced Practice Providers, 4 General Surgeons, 3 Orthopaedic Surgeons, 4 OB/GYNs, 2 Urologists, Certified Nurse Midwife, Oncology, Podiatry, Behavioral Health as well as a variety of other specialists
  • 25 bed Critical Access hospital with three full-service clinics – Aitkin, McGregor, and Garrison 
  • Joint Commission Accreditation Gold Seal of Approval
  • Strong employee and provider satisfaction
  • Strong culture of employee wellness, including an onsite Employee Fitness Center
  • Serving a community of over 16,000 people year-round – growing to 100,000 on summer weekends 
  • Level III Trauma Center and CALS Hospital 
  • Level I Heart Attack Hospital affiliated with Minneapolis Heart Institute and Abbott Northwestern Hospital 

Compensation & Benefits: 

  • Sign On Bonus
  • Generous Loan Forgiveness
  • Fully paid Family Health Insurance
  • Vision and Dental Insurance
  • Life Insurance and Accidental Death Insurance
  • Fully paid Short and Long Term Disability 
  • Flex Spending Account
  • Identity Theft and Legal Shield Plan 
  • Paid Malpractice with Tail Coverage
  • Provider Assistance Plan through VITAL WorkLife - offering peer-to-peer coaching, mentoring and counseling services for provider and family 
  • Retirement Savings Options with company match
  • Generous CME Allowance
  • Cell phone allowance
  • Onsite Employee Fitness Center
  • Quality Incentive

Learn more about Riverwood Healthcare Center by watching our company video here. For more information and to apply, please contact me! 

Thank you, 

Jill Marquardt
Physician Recruitment

Riverwood Healthcare Center is an equal opportunity employer.

About Us

Riverwood Healthcare Center is an independent, fully integrated health system with three primary care clinics and a highly acclaimed critical access hospital. Offering our patients all private hospital rooms, a deluxe birthing center and state-of-the-art ICU along with a Level III Trauma Center and Level I Heart Attack Hospital through our partnership with Minneapolis Heart Institute and Abbott Northwestern.  

We are proud of our partnerships and the ability to provide an incredible variety of services to our patients, from the comfort of their local community – Cardiology, General Surgery, Orthopaedics, OB/GYN, Urology, Oncology – all with a patient-centered, team approach to care.  

Who Are We?

MISSION         To improve health by providing high-quality, compassionate and personalized care

VISION            The region’s preferred health system providing exceptional, high-value care

VALUES           Integrity, Compassion, Adaptability, Respect, Excellence...with JOY

As employees of Riverwood Healthcare Center, we believe there is no higher responsibility than to provide and ensure high-quality care.  We work to create a supportive and caring environment for our patients, customers, and co-workers.  We know it takes each of us to make a difference. Above all, we will strive for excellence by consistently doing the right thing, at the right time, for the right reason. 

Our Community

Live where everyone else vacations! 

Riverwood Healthcare Center is located in a beautiful setting in Minnesota’s Northwoods and Up North Lake Country. Our community is known for its core values, hard work, willingness to help a neighbor and safe environment to raise a family. With several hundred lakes and several scenic rivers (Mississippi, Ripple, Rice) within Aitkin County, boating, canoeing, kayaking, paddle boarding and fishing are just some of the world-class recreational activities to be enjoyed.

Scenic forests harbor excellent hunting, as well as trails for biking, hiking, snowmobiling, and cross-country skiing.  Nationally recognized mountain biking trails allow for hours of adventure and challenge on the trails.  Championship-level golf courses and specialty shopping abound along with a variety of cultural and entertainment venues. You will find a community where your children’s education is a top priority, with opportunities for the arts, athletics, and other extracurricular activities.

  • Located just two hours north of Minneapolis – St. Paul  
  • Rich variety of local businesses  
  • Strong public education K-12 school system with enriched, advanced placement and honors programs available  
  • Exceptional opportunities for the arts, athletics, and other extracurricular activities

Facility & Address

  • Riverwood Healthcare Center
  • 200 Bunker Hill Drive Aitkin MN 56431-1697


Contact Information

Jill Marquardt Provider Recruitment Specialist


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