UnityPoint Health

  • Family Medicine - Physician - Fort Dodge, Iowa

    Requisition ID
    2018-42773
    Category
    Hidden (27553)
    Location
    US-IA-Fort Dodge
    Address
    1428 2nd Ave North
    Affiliate
    7020 UnityPoint Health Trinity Regional Medical Ctr
    City
    Fort Dodge
    Department
    Family Medicine- 2nd Ave
    State
    IA
    FTE
    1.0
    FLSA
    Exempt
    Scheduled Hours/Shift
    Clinic Hours: Monday -Friday 8:00a - 5:00p
    Work Type (Portal Searching)
    Full Time Benefits
  • Overview

    UnityPoint Clinic is actively recruiting for a Family Medicine Physician to join our practice in Fort Dodge, Iowa.  

    • Family Medicine Clinic at 2nd Avenue North in Fort Dodge
    • Established Outpatient Clinic
    • Current Providers: 1 Physician and 2 Advanced Practitioners at this location
    • Two UnityPoint Family Medicine Clinics in Fort Dodge (total of 5 Physicians and 5 Advanced Practice Providers Competitive compensation and benefits package including: signing bonus, retention bonus, relocation, 401K match, CME, time away from practice, quality health, dental and vision insurance, wellness program, fitness center reimbursement, free onsite workout center, free onsite parking, onsite retail pharmacy, gift shop and cafeteria.
    • Experienced staff, both clinical and non-clinical who know the patients extremely well
    • Lab onsite
    • EPIC EMR
    • Rewarding Work
    • Excellent Work/Life Balance 

    Responsibilities

     

    • Average number of patients per day = 20-26
    • Patient Contact Hours = 36 per week
    • Clinic Hours: Monday - Friday, 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Optional Inpatient work:
      • If desired, you can round on your own pediatric inpatients, otherwise a Pediatrician is responsible for inpatient duties
    • 24/7 Hospitalist Program is responsible for adult inpatient duties
    • Afterhours outpatient call (Phone Only) is split 1:5 and triaged first through MyNurse Call System (average # of calls per night: 0-3 )  
    • In office procedures: joint injections, skin excisions, lacerations, casting, etc.
    • Excellent communication (written and verbal), analytical, and problem-solving skills
    • Improve the health of the people and communities we serve

    Qualifications

     

     

    • MD or DO
    • Board Certified or Board Eligible (must become Board Certified within 5 years)
    • Hold an unrestricted license to practice medicine and surgery in the state of Iowa
    • Eligible to work in the United States
    • Ability to work as a team member

     

    Community Details

    Fort Dodge is a family friendly community that offers a lot of bang for your buck, cost of living is lower than other big cities in the area which makes those hard earned dollars stretch further. You don't have to worry about spending a lot of time behind the wheel in rush hour traffic, commuting across town takes less than 15 minutes. That short commute allows physicians the flexibility to go home, attend events and have a good work/life balance all while being on call. The community also offers an abundance of activities including:

    • Aquatic Center & Splash Pad
    • 70 miles of trails: biking, running, walking, waterway, hiking
    • Multiple parks with playground equipment, fishing, boating, camping
    • Off-Highway Vehicle (OVH) Park
    • Fort Frenzy Kid Zone
    • Variety of Restaurants
    • Local Art Museum and Theatre
    • Recreational Sports and Activities
    • Public Hunting Land Access
    • Concerts
    • Regional Airport with flights to Minneapolis, St. Louis, Chicago and Mason City
    • Community Apple Orchard
    • Winery
    • Microbreweries
    • Twin Lakes: popular nearby lake great for motorboats, watersports, sail boats and fishing

     

    See why our Providers Choose to Practice here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5IAF5lm-z1Y

     

    Please contact Amy Coleman, Physician and Provider Recruiter, at 515-574-8451 or Amy.Coleman@unitypoint.org

     

     

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