General Surgeon

Posted 5 months ago

POSITION: General Surgeon

SHIFT: Full-Time or Part-Time

SALARY: Competitive Salary

POSITION CLOSES: Open until filled.

Job Summary:

Benewah Community Hospital is seeking a full-time, permanent General Surgeon (Board Certified) to join our solo-General Surgery practice in May/June 2024. Will also consider a part-time or contracted model. 4-day work week with 2-Clinic days and 2-Surgery days. Limited “call,” mostly phone consult requested, as available. Excellent compensation/benefit package available. 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
  • Existing Practice- See patients from day 1!
  • Bread and Butter General Surgery Cases
  • Endoscopy Skill Required
  • Outpatient and Inpatient Practice
  • Flexible Contract Arrangements- Employee or Independent Contractor
  • Large OR and Recovery Room
  • Highly Skilled CRNA and Nursing Staff
  • 24/7 Emergency Department
  • Advanced Physical Therapy Department
  • Organization with team-focused Medical Staff and supportive Administration
  • Ancillary Services provided onsite (Lab, Radiology, Respiratory, etc.).
  • 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 General Surgery Residency Program
  • Board Certified/Board Eligible in General Surgery
  • 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 a General Surgeon
  • Documentation skills
  • Great verbal communication and listening skills
  • Ideal candidate: Energetic, Motivated, Strong Physician-Patient Relationships

Compensation and Benefits:

  • Market competitive compensation
  • Employed Providers: Medical/Dental/Vision Insurance, CME Allowance, 457 Retirement, Malpractice Insurance (including tail coverage)


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