PHYSICIAN - Pediatrics, Detroit Lakes, MN

Essentia Health Detroit Lakes, MN
PHYSICIAN - Pediatrics

Detroit Lakes, MN

Join a high-volume, collaborative primary care team in providing comprehensive pediatric care that includes well-child checkups and immunizations to sports physicals and adolescent health programs (minimal inpatient volumes.) Join one (1) Peds/IM partner and ten (10) Family Medicine providers to become a welcomed part of this team-based primary care group committed to the care of our area's growing families. Acquire a sense of balance between providing the full range of general pediatric medicine in a fulfilling work environment while enjoying small-town life in beautiful lake country.


* 1.0 FTE, full-time status

* Monday-Friday schedule between 8a-5p; 36 patient contact hours in clinic

* Well-established and growing practice, with approximately 500 deliveries per year

* Only clinic to offer a pediatrician in the area

* Anticipated outpatient volume: 14-18 patients/day with 2-3 procedures/day

* Hospital Rounding – round on babies post-delivery; minimal inpatient volumes.

* Special procedures preferred/required: Circumcision

* Call description: 1 in 10 weekends and weekdays

* Level I Newborn Nursery


* Peds or IM/Peds residency, board eligible/certified

* H1-B visa candidates will be considered; no J-1 visas accepted.


* Centrally located in the heart of MN lakes country

* 1 hour from Fargo, ND and 3 hours from the Twin Cities

* Detroit Lakes population: 8,900

* Regional Service area consists of 5 clinics and 1 hospital

* NHSC Loan Repayment Site

Essentia Health is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, sexual identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran Status.

Type of Employment Regular Full-Time FTE (Full-Time Equivalent) 1.00