Physician - Family Medicine

Fruitland, ID

Specialty Family Medicine
Profession Physician

Saint Alphonsus Medical Group and Saint Alphonsus Medical Center – Ontario have an excellent full time employment opportunity for a Family Medicine physician (OB optional) to join an ambulatory clinic based practice located in Fruitland, Idaho.

Saint Alphonsus Medical Group (SAMG), a physician led and accountable 400+ provider multispecialty group practice, is seeking a Family Medicine physician (OB optional) to practice in the Fruitland Health Plaza, a brand new state-of-the-art facility.  The Ontario location also qualifies for National Health Service Corps loan repayment.

The work schedule is a traditional clinic work week, Monday through Friday with no less than 34 hours of scheduled patient contact time. The schedule consists of 4 to 4 ½ days in clinic.  The practice call is shared with other eligible members in the SARMC Department of Family Medicine, phone call only.  The Inpatients are covered by a hospitalist service.

The ideal candidate will successful complete an accredited ACGME/AOA Family Medicine residency program; have current, unrestricted full licenses in Idaho and Oregon to practice medicine in all its phases; a valid controlled substance registration with Idaho and Oregon Boards of Pharmacy and DEA and board certification through the American Board of Family Medicine (ABFM) or American Osteopathic Board of Family Physicians (AOBFP) (or obtain such certification within 3 years of employment).

Requirements include a strong medical background and a desire to develop a practice to support a growing multi-specialty medical group.  In providing this support, you will obtain Idaho and Oregon medical licensure to maintain and strengthen the Health System’s general internal program across all communities we serve.  The opportunity also privileges at Saint Alphonsus Medical Center – Ontario.

We greatly value the input and leadership of our physicians and encourage each physician to actively participate in department meetings, SAMG leadership council and in matters of practice/service line development.  The physician must demonstrate a commitment to a multi-disciplinary team approach to patient care and work cooperatively with associates and other providers.  The physician must also be willing to oversee and supervise mid-level providers.

NextGen® Ambulatory EHR is utilized in the clinic and Cerner PowerChart® is utilized in the Inpatient setting; therefore experience with EHRs is desirable.

Saint Alphonsus Health System (SAHS) Values, Mission and Vision

We support this mission by living our core values of Reverence, Commitment to Those Who are Poor, Justice, Stewardship, and Integrity.  We at SAHS serve together in the spirit of the Gospel as a compassionate and transforming healing presence within our communities. 

Unified by our faith-based mission, SAHS will:

  • Provide healing and hope, close to home
  • Help our communities grow and thrive
  • Be a trusted partner for life
  • Deliver value in everything we do

Saint Alphonsus Health System Guiding Behaviors

As a Catholic Health Care Services provider, Saint Alphonsus has a cultural expectation that all providers deliver care in accordance with the USCCB Ethical and Religious Directives for Catholic Health Care Services.

Saint Alphonsus greatly values the input and leadership of our providers and encourages each provider to actively participate in department meetings, SAMG Leadership Council and in matters of practice/service line development. 

As continuous learners, we also encourage and promote ongoing continuing medical education (CME) activities for our providers and will financially support your CME endeavors. Additionally, as part of our shared vision to become a trusted health partner for life, we strive to continuously increase patient satisfaction and loyalty.

This is an exciting opportunity for the right Family Medicine physician to join a new ambulatory clinic.


An excellent compensation and benefits package is available for the right candidate.