Good Samaritan Health Center
Ministry Medical Group, the physician-directed component of Ministry Health Care, invites you to explore an Emergency Medicine opportunity in Northcentral Wisconsin.
This is an ideal opportunity for a physician looking to treat a full range of trauma patients while still offering a high-level of personalized care.This physician will provide coverage at both Good Samaritan Hospital in Merrill, WI and at our Ministry Saint Clare's Hospital in Weston, WI (approximately 25 miles from one another). This is a full-time (13 twelve-hour shifts/month - we envision 7 at Good Samaritan and 6 at Saint Clares) opportunity that offers lucrative compensation and a comprehensive benefit package. Loan repayment options are available.
• Minsitry Good Samaritan Hospital: 9-Bed Trauma Level IV; annual volume 12-13,500
Easy access to sub-specialty referrals off site; easy one call transfers
Dynamic team of three physicians and two advanced practice clinicians that boast strong staff/physician relationships as well as low nurse turnover rates
Charming rural setting with opportunity to treat a full range of patients
Ideally located just 15 miles outside of the Wausau/Weston area (pop. est. 55,000)
• Ministry Saint Clares Hospital: 15-Bed Trauma Level III; annual volume 14,000
Experienced team of 6 physicians and two advanced practice clinicians
State-of-the-art, technologically renown referral center ideally located in the center of the state
Metropolitan area - urban amenities coupled with small-town charm and affordability
Physicians who have recently joined Ministry Medical Group indicate that the excellent work/life balance combined with friendly, thriving communities was ultimately what drew them here. Beautiful, safe and affordable neighborhoods make this area a GREAT place to live and work.
In North Central Wisconsin, you’ll find the perfect balance of unspoiled natural beauty and convenient creature comforts. Merrill itself is a warm-hearted community ideally located just off the interstate, about 20 minutes north of Wausau. The community is home to about 10,000 residents and is an ideal location for outdoor enthusiasts with its numerous lakes and parks with hiking, ATV, snowmobiling, snowshoeing, biking and cross-country ski trails.
If small-town living isn’t for you, you might consider the nearby Wausau area. Just an easy 20 minute commute to Merrill makes Wausau an ideal location for those seeking more of an urban lifestyle. The Wausau area offers a complete package of arts and culture, fine dining, shopping, cultural events and a wide assortment of entertainment. The community is also home to a downhill ski resort, three micro-breweries, a top whitewater kayak park, The Badger State Games and an assortment of big-city amenities...without any of the hassles!
- Population of 10,164
- 47% Male, 53% Female
- The community was named after S.S. Merrill, railroad executive
- Festivals - Central Wisconsin Polka Festival, Lincoln County 4-H Fair
- July is the warmest month
- Most precipitation is in August
- Lowest recorded temperature was -48F in 1909
- Great community and school district