PHYSICIAN - Optometrist, Duluth, MN


  • Location: Duluth, MN

  • Posted: Feb 22, 2019

Job Description


Education Qualifications:

Licensure/Certification Qualifications:
OPTOMETRIST
Duluth, Minnesota

Essentia Health is an integrated health system serving patients in four states: Minnesota, Wisconsin, North Dakota, and Idaho. Headquartered in Duluth, MN, Essentia became fully integrated in 2010 when it merged the operations of SMDC Health System, Brainerd Lakes Health, Innovis Health, Essentia Community Hospitals and Clinics, and the Essentia Institute of Rural Health. Essentia Health combines the strengths and talents of 13,000 employees, including 750 physicians, whose mission is to provide high quality care while making patients feel known and understood. The organization is guided by the values of quality, hospitality, respect, justice, stewardship and teamwork, and delivers on its promise to be Here With You in 17 hospitals, 62 clinics and six long-term care facilities.

Duluth offers four seasons of recreation, nationally ranked schools, breathtaking lakeside scenery and all of the amenities of a major metropolitan area. Stretching nearly 30 miles along Lake Superiors rugged shoreline and the scenic St. Louis River, Duluth is one of the largest cities in Minnesota. Outside Magazine recently ranked Duluth as the #1 Best Town in America. Sailing, skiing, fishing, kayaking and miles of hiking, biking and ski trails located right out your back door. There are four universities and colleges and Division I hockey located in the Duluth area. The average ACT score for Minnesota students are some of the highest in the nation. Visit www.visitduluth.com for more information about the community.

PRACTICE SPECIFICS:
Mature, diverse, and collegial practice with department of 3 Optometrists and 6 Ophthalmologists , including sub-specialists in Cornea, Pediatrics, Glaucoma, Uveitis/Ocular Immunology and Retina.
Access to LipiFlow, OCT, LASIK/PRK onsite in a state of the art facility
Outreach to Essentia Health Hermantown and Superior
Medical facility based optometry practice
Monday-Friday day hours
REQUIREMENTS:

BC/BE in Optometry
Licensed in MN, WI may be required in the future
Residency or equivalent experience required

LOCATION

Duluth, MN; 150 miles north of Minneapolis/St. Paul
Service area: 460,000

Contact: Tori Benders, Physician Recruiter

701-364-3320 (fax) 218-722-9952

Email: tori.benders@essentiahealth.org

FTE:
1

Shift Rotation:

Shift Start Time:

Shift End Time:

Weekends:

Holidays:
No

Call Obligation:
No

Union:

Union Posting Deadline:

Qualifications


Licensure/Certification Qualifications:
OPTOMETRIST
Duluth, Minnesota

Essentia Health is an integrated health system serving patients in four states: Minnesota, Wisconsin, North Dakota, and Idaho. Headquartered in Duluth, MN, Essentia became fully integrated in 2010 when it merged the operations of SMDC Health System, Brainerd Lakes Health, Innovis Health, Essentia Community Hospitals and Clinics, and the Essentia Institute of Rural Health. Essentia Health combines the strengths and talents of 13,000 employees, including 750 physicians, whose mission is to provide high quality care while making patients feel known and understood. The organization is guided by the values of quality, hospitality, respect, justice, stewardship and teamwork, and delivers on its promise to be Here With You in 17 hospitals, 62 clinics and six long-term care facilities.

Duluth offers four seasons of recreation, nationally ranked schools, breathtaking lakeside scenery and all of the amenities of a major metropolitan area. Stretching nearly 30 miles along Lake Superiors rugged shoreline and the scenic St. Louis River, Duluth is one of the largest cities in Minnesota. Outside Magazine recently ranked Duluth as the #1 Best Town in America. Sailing, skiing, fishing, kayaking and miles of hiking, biking and ski trails located right out your back door. There are four universities and colleges and Division I hockey located in the Duluth area. The average ACT score for Minnesota students are some of the highest in the nation. Visit www.visitduluth.com for more information about the community.

PRACTICE SPECIFICS:
Mature, diverse, and collegial practice with department of 3 Optometrists and 6 Ophthalmologists , including sub-specialists in Cornea, Pediatrics, Glaucoma, Uveitis/Ocular Immunology and Retina.
Access to LipiFlow, OCT, LASIK/PRK onsite in a state of the art facility
Outreach to Essentia Health Hermantown and Superior
Medical facility based optometry practice
Monday-Friday day hours
REQUIREMENTS:

BC/BE in Optometry
Licensed in MN, WI may be required in the future
Residency or equivalent experience required

LOCATION

Duluth, MN; 150 miles north of Minneapolis/St. Paul
Service area: 460,000

Contact: Tori Benders, Physician Recruiter

701-364-3320 (fax) 218-722-9952

Email: tori.benders@essentiahealth.org

FTE:
1

Shift Rotation:

Shift Start Time:

Shift End Time:

Weekends:

Holidays:
No

Call Obligation:
No

Union:

Union Posting Deadline:

Employment Type


  • Full time

Essentia Health

407 East 3rd Street
Duluth, MN 55805

Opened: 1888

Web: http://www.essentiahealth.org

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