Seeking: Board eligible or certified psychiatrist to join group of 24 psychiatrists
16 adult psychiatrists including geriatric and forensic
8 child & adolescent psychiatrists
4 nurse practitioners and 1 physician assistant
2 social workers
Hospital: Avera Behavioral Health Center, 110-bed inpatient facility opened in 2006
Outpatient clinic and residency program attached to hospital
Inpatient and outpatient opportunities
Teach and supervise medical students, and adult & child psychiatry residents
Research: Avera Institute for Human Behavioral Genetics
Research scientists and genetics lab dedicated to psychiatry
Advanced technological capabilities for genetic research
CyP450 machine for liver enzyme testing
Call: One weeknight every 3 weeks
Weekend call 2 to 4 times per year
Ranked #3 as Best Places to Practice for physicians by MedScapes
As South Dakota's largest city, Sioux Falls is consistently ranked among America's top places to live. With a metro-area population of 243,900, Sioux Falls benefits from safe streets, excellent schools, low unemployment and no state income tax, to offer a superb quality of life.
With one of the Midwest's most dynamic and diverse business environments, Sioux Falls is home to industry-leading companies in agribusiness, financial services, healthcare and tourism. Sioux Falls is regularly ranked in Forbes magazine's Best Small Places for Business and Careers.
Sioux Falls also boasts a low cost of living compared to other Midwestern cities.
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As the urban center for the region, Sioux Falls features unique restaurants, retail shops and cultural venues. It also attracts big-name performing artists and Broadway shows.
Downtown Sioux Falls
Sioux Falls is home to a vibrant, revitalized downtown filled with local shops, bars and restaurants.
Two farmers' markets serve the area, featuring locally grown produce, dairy products and meat. Many market booths feature organic options.
Sertoma Butterfly House & Marine Cove
Sioux Empire Community Theatre
Siouxland Heritage Museums
South Dakota Symphony Orchestra
Washington Pavilion of Arts and Sciences -- Home to traveling Broadway shows, the Kirby Science Discovery Center and a Visual Arts Center.
Sioux Falls Events keeps a comprehensive list of area attractions.
Sioux Falls is a 3-hour drive from Omaha, Neb., and a 4-hour drive from Minneapolis, Minn.
Sioux Falls experiences four full seasons and offers opportunities to take advantage of them all.
Great Bear Recreation Park -- Skiing, snowboarding and warm-weather events
Great Plains Zoo & Delbridge Museum
The Outdoor Campus -- Outdoor skills and nature center
Sioux Falls Bike Trail
Sioux Falls Canaries Baseball
Sioux Falls Parks
Sioux Falls Pools
Wild Water West Waterpark
Sioux Falls is also a 5-hour drive from Badlands National Park and the Black Hills.
Sioux Falls offers public and parochial learning options. The Sioux Falls School District includes 23 elementary schools, five middle schools and three traditional high schools.
Sioux Falls Catholic Schools includes six elementary schools and one junior high and high school.
Other options include Sioux Falls Lutheran Schools and Sioux Falls Christian Schools.
From the Victorian-era homes near downtown to the newer developments east, west and south of the city, Sioux Falls offers a variety of residential areas. Neighborhoods are well served by public parks, libraries and other amenities.