Emergency Room Physician

Posted 4 months ago

POSITION: Emergency Room Physician

SHIFT: Fill-in position, 24-hour shifts

SALARY: Competitive Salary

POSITION CLOSES: Open until filled

Job Summary:

Benewah Community Hospital is seeking a compassionate Emergency Medicine Physician to work, 24-hour shifts, as needed, in our Emergency Department (Board Certified in Family Medicine and/or Emergency Medicine). Join our great group of Physicians! Average patients per day: 10. Enjoy the quality of life in the beautiful, rural community of St. Maries, Idaho.


  • 19 Bed Critical Access Hospital with Rural Health Clinic and Specialty Clinic
  • 24-hour shifts- Inpatient call on weekends and 1 full week a month (to be shared among ER Physicians- on-call when on-shift)
  • Great work-life balance – Limited call requirement
  • Organization with team-focused Medical Staff and supportive Administration
  • Live in a Beautiful Rural, Community
  • Endless recreational opportunities
  • 18 miles to Harrison, Idaho, 53 miles to Coeur d’Alene, ID and 63 miles to Spokane, WA.

Benefits of a Rural Practice:

  • Maintain a Varied Skill Set
  • Great quality of life – short drive to work, more time for family!
  • Slower-paced practice
  • Deeper patient relationships
  • Warm welcome from the community


  • Completion of an ACGME accredited Family Medicine or Emergency Medicine Residency Program
  • Board Certified in Family Medicine and or/Emergency Medicine
  • Valid State Medical License as MD or DO
  • Valid DEA certificate and Idaho Board of Pharmacy certificate
  • At least 2 years’ experience working full-time as an Emergency Medicine Physician
  • Documentation skills
  • Great verbal communication and listening skills
  • Ideal candidate: Energetic, Motivated, Strong Physician-Patient Relationships

Compensation and Benefits:

  • Market competitive compensation
  • Malpractice Insurance (including tail coverage)


Apply Online

Zip Code

A valid phone number is required.
A valid phone number is required.
A valid email address is required.