Physician (Occupational Medicine) – Franciscan Physician Network – Michigan City, Indiana

Franciscan Health Michigan City
Facility: Franciscan Health Michigan City 
Address: 3500 Franciscan Way 
Michigan City, IN 46360 
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Opportunity Criteria
Specialty: Occupational Medicine 
Candidate Type: MD, DO 
Visas Accepted: No J1 or H1
Loan Repayment: Not Specified
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Urgent Care need Near Chicagoland and Beautiful Lake Michigan


Franciscan Physician Network is seeking an experienced physician who is Board Certified/Board Eligible in Family Medicine who specializes in Urgent Care and Occupational Medicine to join our team at FPN Express Care Valparaiso in Valparaiso, Indiana.



Recent Urgent Care, Emergency Medicine or Occupational Medicine experience ideal, but not required. Candidate will have ACLS/PALS/BLS, DOT, MRO certifications or willing to become certified. Candidate who is comfortable with I&D /sutures, as well as seeing 4-5 patients per hour is preferred. Will see patients of all ages.



  • Office hours: Monday – Saturday, 8:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.
    • Four 10-hour days a week
  • No Call Expectation
  • Anticipated outpatient volumes for new provider: 30 – 40 patients per shift
  • Common Diagnoses & Procedures:
    • Work comp injuries
    • Urgent care visits
    • DOT physicals
    • Non-DOT physicals
    • Flu
    • Colds
    • UTI’s
    • URI
    • Strains, sprains and fractures
    • Cuts and lacerations


Franciscan Physician Network (FPN), a division of FRANCISCAN HEALTH, brings together the many primary care and specialty physician groups associated with Franciscan Health’s hospitals and access points across Indiana and Illinois. FPN includes over 1,000 physicians and advanced practice providers.

With 12 hospitals, Franciscan Health is one of the largest Catholic health care systems in the Midwest. Of our 260+ locations, many are nationally recognized Centers of Health Care Excellence. Franciscan Health takes pride in providing compassionate, comprehensive care for our patients and the communities we serve.


At Franciscan Physician Network we strive to create a flexible and realistic work-life balance for our providers. Full- and part-time opportunities are offered with benefits, which could include:

  • Competitive compensation, including income guarantee, with bonus incentives
  • Generous recruitment bonus program including relocation allowance; commencement and retention packages
  • Time off and continuing medical education (CME) support
  • Paid malpractice
  • Full benefits package, including health, life, dental, vision and legal insurance
  • Retirement options, including 403(b), 457(b), 401(a)
  • Short- and Long-Term Own Occupation Disability
  • Customized marketing support
  • Leadership development through board and committee opportunities



For more information, please contact Physician and Provider Services Team at or (844) 376-3627.

Franciscan Health Michigan City



Franciscan Health Michigan City is proud to follow our founding mission to care for everyone who comes through our doors. A trusted leader in providing faith-based, integrated healthcare in Northwest Indiana and Southwest Michigan, Franciscan Health Michigan City works closely with physician groups, outpatient centers, fitness centers and other healthcare providers to provide comprehensive care without duplication of services.

Franciscan Health Michigan City, opening on January 12, 2019, is a new hospital dedicated and specifically built to meet the needs of those in LaPorte County, Indiana and the surrounding communities. With the highest attention to detail and state of the art equipment, this hospital is second to none.  The new Franciscan Health Michigan City will be located on an 86-acre site at the northwest corner of U.S. 421 and Interstate 94. It has 123 inpatient beds and features the latest in technology and equipment in the cath lab and operating rooms.

Our new facility offers high-quality care and services with the newest equipment in the cardiac catheterization lab, operating rooms and diagnostic imaging. There are safety improvements throughout the new hospital including: house-wide physiological monitoring, centralized telemetry (cardiac) monitoring, interactive TV/Patient Education system, electronic room signs linked to Epic (the electronic medical record system) for real time updates on diet, safety precautions, fall risk status, etc.

Pediatrics are part of the 4th floor medical/surgical department. We have six rooms secured with the HUGS infant security system.

There are eight open and two shelled operating rooms. The average size of the eight operating rooms is 650 square feet.

The total size of the Emergency Department is 15,150 square feet.

 Services include:

  • OB department operating room suite for c-sections.
  • IMPACT center for pre-surgical prep of total joint and spine cases. 
  • 10-bed observation unit adjacent to the ED for medical observation and disposition with a typical length of stay of 24 hours or less.


Nestled along the shores of Lake Michigan and the Indiana Dunes National Park, La Porte and Porter Counties merge the best of small-town friendliness with easy access to Chicago – less than 60 miles away. Known for its miles of waterfront beaches and property, you can live in amenity rich communities where affordable living options abound. Stroll along the fresh-water beaches, harbors and lighthouses or immerse yourself in water sports. The area boasts four beautiful seasons and year-round recreational activities such as camping, hiking and biking, award-wining breweries and wineries, a charming lake-side zoo, art festivals, casino and outlet shopping mall.

The regional economy is a diverse mix of agriculture, healthcare, manufacturing and tourism. The area is home to outstanding educational programs – including the state’s first construction trade apprenticeship program and energy academy. Not to mention colleges and universities including Valparaiso University, Purdue University, Indiana University and the University of Norte Dame, all within an hours’ drive.

Let us show you why we love where we live!

Meet our Provider Liaisons

"Joy is strength."- Mother Teresa

Lisa Huber joined Franciscan Physician Network in 2018 as the Northern Indiana Primary Care recruiter. Lisa is excited to be an ambassador for Franciscan Physician Network and as a nurse, she has a keen appreciation of the impact physicians and providers make within their communities.

“All things are possible if you believe.” - Mark 9:23

Starr Kelley joined Franciscan Physician Network in August 2017 as a Physician & Provider Liaison in the Northern division serving Michigan City, IN. She is passionate about making a positive impact in the healthcare industry and has a strong commitment to the community she is privileged to serve. 

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