Advance your career and experience as a full-time physician with Tribal Health’s emergency medicine team at Pine Ridge Indian Health in South Dakota. The Emergency Department has an annual volume of 22,000 with 48 hours of daily physician coverage and 36 hours of Advance Practice Clinician coverage (NP/PA). Details on the Emergency Departments are listed below along with Admission Rates. As a physician, you will see an average of 1.25 patients per hour and use the RPMS EMR system. Candidates should be Board Certified or Board Eligible in Emergency Medicine. Over the last 7 years, we have worked to achieve the highest standards in care, delivering improved and quality healthcare to the underserved Indigenous population. We bring experience in provider staffing, Emergency Department management, and hospital consultancy to tribally operated and Indian Health Service facilities. Our mission is to solve the systemic healthcare barriers in Native American communities.
Together, we can create stronger hospitals, healthier communities and happier healthcare providers and patients.
$500,000 per year (based on 14 shifts per month)
- Any unrestricted State License
- Block scheduling
- On site lodging included
- Travel stipend included*
*In order to receive a travel stipend, you must meet the shift minimum requirement of 7 shifts per month
Our Mission is to solve the systemic healthcare barriers in Native American communities. We bring experience in provider staffing, Emergency Department Management, and hospital consultancy to tribally operated and Indian Health Service Facilities.
Emergency Medicine Physician
Specialty: Emergency Medicine (BC/BE)
Volume: 22,000 // 70 per day or 1.25 per provider
Shifts: 12 hour shifts with 48 hours of Physician and 36 hour of APC coverage each day
7:00am – 7:00pm, 7:00pm – 7:00am, 11:00am – 11:00pm
Hospital: Recently built a new ED and remodeled the existing ED to double the space with 2 Trauma Bays, 3 Triage Rooms, 8 Treatment Bays and 3 Fast Track Rooms
Admission Rate: 30%
Certifications: BLS, ACLS, PALS
Licensure: Any Unrestricted State License, DEA