Family Medicine | Thief River Falls

Altru is seeking a BC/BE Family Medicine physician to join its outpatient only practice in Thief River Falls, MN.

Altru Health System is a community-owned, integrated healthcare system with a Trauma II hospital, a specialty hospital, more than a dozen clinics in Grand Forks and the surrounding region, and a large home care network. More than 200 physicians are employed with Altru crossing 44 specialties and serving a referral population of over 225,000 residents in in northeast North Dakota and northwest Minnesota.  As the first member of the Mayo Clinic Care Network, Altru’s providers have access to clinically integrated tools extending Mayo Clinic’s knowledge and expertise to patients.

Practice Overview

Altru is looking for a physician interested in building a new family medicine practice alongside 2 Advanced Practice Providers.

  • No call, no OB
  • X-ray and lab onsite
  • Expecting 16-20 patients per day
  • 9 exam rooms and 1 procedure room; 2 dedicated exam rooms per provider
  • 8 specialties provide outreach services in Thief River Falls
  • Epic healthcare information system
  • Competitive compensation and comprehensive benefit package including:
    • Medical, dental and vision insurance and retirement plans
    • Paid malpractice insurance including tail coverage
    • Relocation and immigration allowance
    • Generous vacation and CME time off

Altru’s Bold New Era

As a regional-owned health system, Altru has provided outstanding healthcare for over 130 years. Our bold new era of care is our plan for the next 130 years and is our commitment to our region’s physical and economic health. This bold new era positions us as a medical destination, providing an economic boost that attracts new business and families looking for a vibrant place to call home. It also enables Altru to expand efforts in population health and engage with residents throughout their lives to keep them well.

By combining world-class facilities, technology and a new approach to patient care, we are meeting our patients’ changing needs and expectations and securing our region’s healthcare future for generations to come.

About Thief River Falls

Thief River Falls, population 8,722, is located in Northwestern Minnesota in Pennington County. It is approximately 70 miles south of the Canadian border, where the Thief River flows into the Red Lake River. Not only does Thief River Falls serve as a regional center for its agricultural base, it has also developed and retained a commercial and industrial base that includes numerous manufacturing and distribution center jobs, while being surrounded by rivers, wildlife refuges and forests.

Digi-key Electronics, headquartered in Thief River Falls, is expanding it's facility and predicts it will add 1,000 more employees in the next 2 years, as well as add another $500 million in economic output in the state of Minnesota.

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To learn more about this practice opportunity or to forward your CV for consideration, contact:

Jennifer Semling, FASPR
Manager, Physician Recruitment
Altru Health System | 2850 24th Avenue South | Grand Forks, ND 58201
701.780.6607 office | 701.741.0330 mobile |