Physician - Emergency Department (103122) FULL TIME

1200 Westwood Dr, Hamilton, MT 59840, USA Req #254
Friday, December 9, 2022

Why Bitterroot Health?

When you are a physician at Bitterroot Health, you are working alongside some of the most driven, talented, and passionate physicians and care takers.


Our approach to healing is informed by our 90+ years legacy of caring for all in the Bitterroot Valley. We may have started in 1931 as a hospital but have grown into so much more: with 14 individual medical clinics, specialty care offerings, a new medical center in Stevensville, and expanded care in Darby. We are at the forefront of bringing care modalities that haven’t previously been offered in the Valley.


We believe that “everyone matters” in our approach to providing competent, courteous and compassionate care. You will be part of an amazing and diverse team, committed to helping  – one patient at a time.

Voted “Bitterroots Best Employer”  - as the Bitterroot Valley’s largest employer, we take employee satisfaction and happiness seriously, and make it our business to ensure our staff know they matter! Our dedicated Employee Wellness team’s holistic approach supports staff entirely – meaning, beyond just the workday.


Position description

Emergency Room Physician opportunity in beautiful Hamilton, Montana!

Bitterroot Health is seeking a Board Certified /Board Eligible Emergency Room Physician to join our Emergency team in beautiful Hamilton, Montana. 

Position Details:

  • Rotating Shift Schedule with team of Emergency Physicians
  • Shifts Include:  
    • Day Shift:  7:00 AM to 7:00PM (12 hours Shift)
    • Night Shift: 7:00 PM to 7:00AM (12 hour Shift);
    • Mid Shift:  12:30 pm to 8:30 PM (8 hour shift - may be called in early or asked to stay late up to 12 hours as needed)
  • Premium Pay for any hours worked over 416 hours per quarter.
  • Telestroke services are available.

Qualifications, Education, Training and Experience

  • Board Certification or Board Eligible in Emergency Medicine; current Montana License preferred

Benefits: This position is eligible for the full benefits package.  Additional benefits include:

  • Signing and Relocation Bonus
  • Due and Subscription Allowance per year
  • CME Allowance per year with option to roll over one year within the contract term
  • Student Loan Repayment
  • Quality and Patient Satisfaction incentive compensation
  • 4 weeks PTO (40 hours/week)

About our organization: 

Bitterroot Health is comprised of a critical access hospital and 13 outpatient clinics.  The hospital provides on call coverage of Orthopedics, Obstetrics & Gynecology, General Surgery, Urology, Gastroenterology, Nephrology, and Neurosurgery.  Other services provided within the organization include Primary Care, Urgent Care, Interventional Pain, Dermatology, non-interventional Cardiology, ophthalmology, pain medicine, and ENT.  In 2021 Bitterroot Health was recognized by the LOWN institute as the number one critical access hospital in Montana and the number four hospital in the United States based on overall social responsibility.  The organization employs nearly 700 staff and provides services throughout the Bitterroot Valley with services offered in Darby, Hamilton, Corvallis, Victor, and Stevensville.

About our Community:

Bitterroot Health has locations throughout the Bitterroot Valley in Hamilton, Stevensville, Corvallis, Victor, and Darby; beginning as a hospital in 1931, and growing to what it is today: multiple comprehensive care centers, and wide array of specialty services throughout the Valley.

Ravalli County has a population of nearly 46,000, Hamilton is the largest town and the county seat. The Valley is the perfect place to raise a family in a small-town atmosphere that still provides the amenities of a larger town. The Bitterroot Valley is 95 miles along the Bitterroot River, between the Bitterroot Range and Sapphire Mountains.

Bitterroot Health is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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Location on Google Maps
  • 1200 Westwood Dr, Hamilton, MT 59840, USA