Emergency Medicine Physician (EM Physician)

Physician: Emergency Medicine
Market: Metropolitan 1 (50,000 to 250,000)
Job ID:7317
Verified Date:08/05/2019
Loan Repayment:No Response
Sign on Bonus:No Response
Practice Type: Employed
Accept J1 Visa:No Response
Accept H1b Visa:No Response
Permanent: Full time Emergency Medicine

What you need to know:

Practice Details

  • Seeks a residency-trained, board certified/eligible Academic Emergency Physician to join our practice. 
  • Clinical practice in a busy (75,000 total annual visits with 15,000 pediatric visits), high acuity academic ED and Level I Adult and Pediatric Trauma Center
  • A newly expanded and renovated state of the art ED and Pediatric ED
  • Collaboration within an integrated network of 21 other Emergency Departments in the upper Midwest and with colleagues in Florida and Arizona
  • A world-class multidisciplinary simulation center
  • Collaboration with system engineers and analysts, programmers and designers from the Center for the Science of Healthcare Delivery, to study and optimize ED Operations
  • Numerous opportunities for collaborative research, with administrative support and intramural funding available
  • Accomplished colleagues with an unwavering commitment to high value patient care, education, and research



Compensation Details

  • Generous Compensation
  • Full Benefits
  • Relocation Assistance

Community Details

  • Located in the heart of downtown Rochester, Minnesota, a vibrant, friendly city that provides a highly livable environment.
  • The city is consistently ranked among the best places to live in the United States because of its affordable cost of living, healthy lifestyle, excellent school systems and exceptionally high quality of life.
  • The city of Rochester lies alongside the south fork of the Zumbro River and encompasses approximately 54 square mile area.
  • Nestled in a valley, Rochester's skyline has tall buildings at the city's center with farm fields in the foreground.
  • It has more than 3500 acres of park land and more than 85 miles of paved trails to explore.

Recruiter Insights

Compensation.  The Starting Salary Is $50,000 To $75,000 More Compared To Starting Emergency Medicine Physician (EM Physician) Salaries In Minneapolis. Coupled With A Cost Of Living Of 20% Lower Than The Aforementioned Metropolitan Areas, Provides Significant Purchasing Power To Build Their Dream Home, Payoff School Loans And Retire Early. 

The Housing Market.  4 beds 4 baths 3,260 sqft
Main floor living at its best, nestled in a quiet cul-de-sac in beautiful Hundred Acre Woods! You'll enjoy the privacy of this .61 acre wooded property boasting many beautiful, mature oak trees w/a great view. Some of the features you're going to love: open floor plan, solid hardwood floor, huge walk-in pantry, main floor laundry off the master suite leading into the huge custom designed closet.  This home can be yours for $389,900.

The Community.  Rochester combines the comfort of small city living with easy access to rich cultural and entertainment opportunities in nearby Minneapolis/St. Paul. 

The Employer.  A world-class academic medical center that is consistently recognized by U.S. News and World Report as one of America’s “Best Hospitals.” The multi-disciplinary group practice focuses on providing high quality, compassionate medical care with a primary value that “the needs of the patient come first.” 


Community Profile What is nice to know.

Closest International Airports:

  • 79 miles: Minneapolis, MN (MSP / KMSP) Minneapolis-Saint Paul International Airport
  • 221 miles: Des Moines, IA (DSM / KDSM) Des Moines International Airport
  • 228 miles: Duluth, MN (DLH / KDLH) Duluth International Airport

Closest Major City:

  • 71 miles to Saint Paul, MN
  • 77 miles to Minneapolis, MN
  • 166 miles to Madison, WI
  • 237 miles to Milwaukee, WI
  • 257 miles to Omaha, NE

Closest Domestic Airport:

  • 12 miles: Rochester, MN (RST / KRST) Rochester International Airport
  • 72 miles: La Crosse, WI (LSE / KLSE) La Crosse Municipal Airport
  • 79 miles: Minneapolis, MN (MSP / KMSP) Minneapolis-Saint Paul International Airport

Cost of Living:

  • State Cost of Living Index - 100.2
  • City Cost of Living Index - 104.5
  • Mean Housing Cost- $204,522

Colleges and Universities:

  • Crossroads College 
  • University of Minnesota Rochester 
  • Rochester Community and Technical College 
  • Minnesota School of Business Rochester 
  • Riverland Community College  (35 miles)


  • 75.2% White alone
  • 7.6% Black alone
  • 7.6% Asian alone
  • 6.1% Hispanic
  • 2.3% Two or more races
  • 0.8% Other race alone
  • 0.5% American Indian alone


  • State Income Tax Rate -5.3-9.8%
  • Median Property Tax - $2,061 (1.1%)
  • State Sales Tax Rate -  6.875%
  • City Sales Tax Rate - 0.75%
  • County Sales Tax Rate - 0%
  • Property Tax Rate - 1.05%

Major Industry:

  • Health care and social assistance (28%)
  • Retail trade (13%)
  • Manufacturing (12%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Construction (8%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (7%)
  • Wholesale trade (3%)


  • The Rec center offers water sports, ice sports, meeting rooms, gymnasium sports, and more.
  • The complex, consisting of four large arenas and over 100,000 square feet, is located at the Olmsted County Fairgrounds. 
  • The arenas are used year around for a variety of dry floor events depending upon the time of year and is also home for ice skating events for ten months.

Arts & Culture:

  • Minnesota's Rochester boasts a vibrant arts and cultural scene.
  • A dynamic array of galleries, theatres, museums, and music venues provide engaging and inspiring experiences for visitors. 

Sports for the Spectator:

  • Visit Minneapolis, To Watch One Of Minnesota Professional Sport Teams
  • There Are Many Colleges Near New Prague That You Can Watch Division 1,2, And 3 Sports.
  • The Minnesota Twins Are An American Professional Baseball Team Based In Minneapolis, Minnesota.
  • The Minnesota Vikings Are A Professional American Football Team Based In Minneapolis, Minnesota.
  • The Minnesota Timberwolves Are An American Professional Basketball Team Based In Minneapolis, Minnesota.


Sports for the Participant:

  • The Rec center offers High School Hockey Tournaments, Adult Hockey League, Broomball Tournaments, Boxing & Ultimate Combat Sports, Bull Riding Challenges, and Horse Show
  • Rochester Area Family YMCA


  • The Apache Mall in Rochester has several large food courts and many shopping opportunities. 
  • University square has several department and antique stores.

Top Five things to do:

  1. Soldiers Field Veterans Memorial
  2. Quarry Hill Nature Center
  3. The Plummer Building - Mayo Clinic Historical Suite
  4. Mayowood Mansion
  5. Plummer House

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