Physician - Psychiatry Job in Bemidji, MN

Physician: Psychiatry: General
Market: Non-Metropolitan (Less than 50,000)
Job ID:7999
Verified Date:08/10/2020
Loan Repayment:No Response
Sign on Bonus:No Response
Practice Type: Employed
Accept J1 Visa:Yes
Accept H1b Visa:Yes
Permanent: Full time Psychiatry: General

What you need to know:

Practice Details

  • General Psychiatry with opportunities for

    • Addiction Medicine

    • Ambulatory

    • Inpatient Gero Psychiatry

  • Recently started Medication Assisted Treatment program

  • Large unmet need for patients needing MAT

  • Substantial referral base

  • 142,000 service population

  • Over 130 Clinicians

  • 118 bed Hospital, 10 bed ICU

  • Culture of innovation and strong support from Hospital Administration

Compensation Details

  • Sanford Health offers a guaranteed salary floor, with the potential to generate a higher compensation based on RVU production starting in the first year.

Community Details

  • Northern MN community of 15,000
  • 3 1/2 hours from Minneapolis
  • Located on the Mississippi River, this community is home to numerous lakes and forests
  • Enjoy year-round recreation, boating, fishing, skiing, snowmobiling, skating, hiking, camping, etc.

Recruiter Insights

This Position Is Ideally For A Psychiatry Physician Who embraces A Quiet And Quaint Community Surrounded By Neighboring Towns With The Availability Of Occasion Scenic Commute To Enjoy The Activities Of A Mid-Sized Metropolitan Market.

With The Starting Salary Being $50,000 To $75,000 More Compared To Similar Starting Salaries In Minneapolis and A Cost Of Living Of 20% Lower Than Minneapolis, you Will Be The Physician With More Income To Pay Down Student Loans, Build Your Dream Home, Enjoy The Quality Of Life And Early Retirement A Career Well Executed Deserves.

This Community Sees An Average Home Pricing Settled At $138,582 With A Desirable 3600 Square Ft. 4 Bedroom/3 Bath Home Selling For $270,000. You Can Build A Home That Meets Your Family Requirements And Begin A Substantial Savings Plan For The Future.

This Warm And Inviting Community Welcomes New Members And Offers A Series Of Fun Events Throughout The Year For Family Members And Getting To Know One Another.

This Employer Is Committed To Its Doctors And The Entire Employee Staff And Enjoys Long Term Retention Of Its Key Physician Personnel Due To Exceptional Compensation And Quality Of Life Provided By The Community.

Community Profile What is nice to know.

Closest International Airports:

  • 137 miles: Fargo, ND (FAR / KFAR) Hector International Airport
  • 144 miles: Duluth, MN (DLH / KDLH) Duluth International Airport
  • 228 miles: Minneapolis, MN (MSP / KMSP) Minneapolis-Saint Paul International Airport

Closest Major City:

  • 188 miles to Minneapolis, MN
  • 194 miles to Saint Paul, MN
  • 198 miles to Winnipeg, Canada
  • 397 miles to Madison, WI

Closest Domestic Airport:

  • 5 miles: Bemidji, MN (BJI / KBJI) Bemidji Regional Airport
  • 92 miles: Thief River Falls, MN (TVF / KTVF) Thief River Falls Regional Airport
  • 104 miles: Brainerd, MN (BRD / KBRD) Brainerd Lakes Regional Airport
  • 107 miles: Hibbing, MN (HIB / KHIB) Range Regional Airport
  • 137 miles: Fargo, ND (FAR / KFAR) Hector International Airport

Cost of Living:

  • State Cost of Living Index - 99.7
  • City Cost of Living Index - 79.6
  • Median Housing Cost - $138,582

Colleges and Universities:

  • Bemidji State University (Full-time enrollment: 4,316; Location: 1500 Birchmont Dr; Public; Website: www.bemidjistate.edu; Offers Master's degree)
  • Northwest Technical College (FT enrollment: 783; Location: 905 Grant Avenue SE; Public; Website: www.ntcmn.edu)
  • Oak Hills Christian College (FT enrollment: 71; Location: 1600 Oak Hills Rd SW; Private, not-for-profit; Website: www.oakhills.edu)

Demographics:

  • White 80.3% 
  • Black 1.1% 
  • American Indiana and Alaska Native 9.9%
  • Asian 0.8%
  • Hispanic 2.0%
  • Two or more races 5.1%

Taxes:

  • State Income Tax Rate - 5.35% - 9.85%
  • State Sales Tax Rate - 6.875% 
  • City Sales Tax Rate - 0.5%
  • County Sales Tax Rate - 0.5%
  • Property Tax Rate - 1.17%

Major Industry:

  • Retail trade (17%)
  • Educational services (14%)
  • Construction (10%)
  • Manufacturing (9%)
  • Health care and social assistance (9%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (7%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)

Recreation:

  • The mission of Bemidji's Parks & Recreation Department is to provide facilities, activities, and parklands to enrich the lives of citizens and tourists 
  • The City of Bemidji offers many opportunities for biking and walking. The City has been working with Active Living and residents to improve the trail system. 

Arts & Culture:

  • From the big band sounds of the jazz band to the enchanting tunes of the chamber singers, you're bound to find a musical venue to suit your interests. Or, experience the creative writing talents of students and area authors by reading the poems and short stories showcased in our annual publications in Bemidji. 
  • With the north woods and Lake Bemidji as a backdrop, the arts flourish on campus and in the community. Take in a student art exhibit at the Touche' Gallery or watch the latest play production on the Main Stage.

Sports for the Spectator:

  • You can drive out 188 miles to watch the Minnesota Twins play a MLB game.
  • You can watch a NCAA Divison 1 at Bemidji State University.

Sports for the Participant:

  • There are many sport programs and camps for all ages. 
  • Youth sports include Basketball, Dance, Golf, Softball, and Tennis.

Shopping:

  • In Bemidji you can find antiques, clothing, and gifts for everyone. 
  • At Paul Bunyan Mall has over 30 stores including major department stores like Kohl's.

Top Five things to do:

  1. Paul Bunyan and Babe the Blue Ox 
  2. Lake Bemidji State Park 
  3. Headwaters Science Center 
  4. Sculpture Walk 
  5. Paul Bunyan Playhouse