Seeking Family Medicine Physicians NORTHERN INDIANA - Driving Distance to Chicago/Ft. Wayne/Indianapolis
Kosciusko Community Hospital seeks to recruit BC/BE two (2) Family Medicine physicians for hospital affiliated practice and for replacement positions for retiring physicians with established offices. The opportunity exists to practice OB (for the Family Medicine Physician who is interested in doing so - though not required). Current call requirements include every 5th night for the practice; other call includes OB (if electing to practice this specialty), that requirement would be every 8th weekend, otherwise every 16th weekend.
For the clinic; or outpatient position, a Family Medicine physician who specializes in Adult Medicine or Gerontology would be a plus, but not required.
Setting can be traditional (inpatient/outpatient) if desired, otherwise it is the expectation that the incoming physicians would utilize the hospitalist program for ER coverage and inpatient needs.
"Kosciusko Family Health Care" - 5 FPs plus one coming in 2018 to make 6
"Provident Family Health" - 4 FPs and 1 ARNP.
Schedule: 36 hours per week. Flexible: 4 nine hour days or 4.5 days per week.
There are a total of 25 FPs part of "Kosciusko Medical Group (KMG)" all in 5 offices.
Hospital very open to incoming physicians to do procedures.
*No Visa Support Available *
A comprehensive compensation package will be offered and may include:
- Competitive Salary (based on MGMA guidelines) plus Incentive (WRVUs)
- Sign On Bonus
- Commencement Bonus
- Medical Education Debt Repayment
- Relocation Expenses
- Stipend during Residency
- Health and Retirement
Kosciusko Community Hospital is located in Warsaw, Indiana and is centrally located between Fort Wayne, Indiana and Chicago. This 72-bed facility is a member of the Lutheran Health Network and has achieved 100 Top Hospital status from Thomason Reuters as recently as 2011. KCH offers a newly renovated 14-bed intensive care unit and an 18-bed emergency department. Services include cardiology, women’s services, oncology, orthopedic surgery, diagnostic services, wellness and weight management, wound care, ophthalmology, obstetrics, inpatient and outpatient surgery, occupational health, urgent care, ENT clinics and rehabilitation services.
In addition to being “The Orthopedic Capital of the World,” the Warsaw community is also known for its outdoor recreation including golf, hiking trails, lakes, parks, fishing and hunting. Housing is very affordable and the public and private schools are excellent. Warsaw is also home to Grace College, a private Christian college.
Lutheran Health Network, whose members are owned by subsidiaries of Community Health Systems, is an integrated healthcare delivery system and the largest healthcare provider in the region with eight separately licensed hospitals and nearly 1,000 licensed beds including 793 in Allen County alone. The foundation of Lutheran Health Network is a strong team consisting of more than 7,000 associates. Each network entity offers a wide range of services and specialties. LHN facilities had more than 41,500 inpatient admissions and more than half a million outpatient visits in 2012.
Lutheran Health Network continues to provide patients with extensive access to specialized care through its hospitals, patient care centers and physician practices. The strength of Lutheran Health Network allows it to recruit highly skilled physicians, innovate with the newest technology and participate in clinical research. These attributes enable it to sustain and grow its spectrum of services, and most importantly, deliver the choice, support, care and patient experience that have long been its hallmark.
Network members include Bluffton Regional Medical Center, Dukes Memorial Hospital, Dupont Hospital, Kosciusko Community Hospital, Lutheran Hospital, The Orthopedic Hospital, RediMed, Rehabilitation Hospital of Fort Wayne, St. Joseph Hospital and Community Memorial Hospital, an affiliate of the network located in northwestern Ohio.