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Physician Opportunities

Mission: To support and improve the health of the communities we serve.

Vision: To foster a patient-centered culture and maintain a complement of services that meet the changing needs of the communities we serve.  


Our Hospital History

Established in 1945, FirstLight Health System's primary market is to those in Kanabec, Pine, Aitkin, Isanti, and Mille Lacs counties. FirstLight Health System is located in Mora, MN in beautiful Kanabec County. Residents enjoy a wealth of leisure, recreation and educational opportunities. FirstLight Health System has undergone several expansions throughout the years. The newest expansion, completed in 2007, produced a new high-tech surgery suite totaling 18,000 square feet. This space includes 4 state of the art operating rooms, 15 pre/post operative rooms, 4 high tech recovery rooms, 2 pediatric post-operative rooms and 2 spacious procedure rooms.  

Our Medical Services

FirstLight Health System has a long-standing record for successfully serving family medical needs from birth to elder care. It is the hospital for which many Kanabec, Pine, Aitkin, Isanti and Mille Lacs Lake county residents depend on for their acute care needs. FirstLight Health System provides a wide range of inpatient and outpatient services necessary to diagnose and treat many acute care needs.

Services include:

Our Medical Staff

FirstLight Health System is proud of it's compassionate and highly trained medical staff. Family Practice physicians, Emergency physicians, and over 100 specialists, therapists and consulting physician comprise the medical staff team. Visit our Physician Directory to view our Active Medical Staff.

We Offer

  • Comprehensive benefits package
  • Competitive salary
  • Malpractice insurance

Practice Specifics:

  • Stipend offered to residents while completing residency
  • Full scope rural practice  
  • Call 1:8
  • 24-hour ER coverage, provided by hospital
  • Routinely participate in medical student education
  • C-section training available
  • 65 miles north of Minneapolis 

For more information contact:

Pete Donner, M.D.

320-674-9042 (Clinic) 

Sandy Zutz-Wiczek, COO


Robert Woods,  Anesthesia Manager



To learn more about Mora