Physician (Occupational Medicine) – Franciscan Physician Network – Michigan City, Indiana
WHO WE ARE LOOKING FOR:
Franciscan Physician Network is seeking a full-time physician who is Board Certified/Board Eligible and specializes in Occupational Medicine and Urgent Care to join our team at FPN Express Care Valparaiso in Valparaiso, Indiana.
WHAT WE NEED:
Ideal candidate will have ACLS/PALS/BLS certifications and will be able to see all patient types including PEDS. Urgent care or ED experience of 2 years is preferred, but not required. Candidate that is comfortable with I&D /sutures, as well as seeing 4-5 patients per hour is ideal. EMR experience is preferred.
WHAT YOU CAN EXPECT:
- Schedule: Four 10 hour days a week
- Office hours: Monday – Thursday, 8 a.m. – 8 p.m. & Friday – Sunday 8 a.m. – 6 p.m.
- No Call Expectation
- Must be DOT and MRO Certified or willing to become certified
- Anticipated volumes for new provider is 30 – 40 patients per shift
- Common Diagnoses & Procedures
- Work comp injuries
- Urgent care visits
- DOT physicals
- Non-DOT physicals
- Strains, sprains and fractures
- Cuts and lacerations
WHO WE ARE:
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 more than 900 physicians and advanced practice providers at 260 locations, who are devoted to creating the best outcomes for more than 4 million outpatient visits annually.
Franciscan Health is one of the largest Catholic health care systems in the Midwest employing a work force greater than 18,000. With 14 hospitals and a number of nationally recognized Centers of Health Care Excellence, Franciscan Health takes pride in providing convenient, comprehensive care for our patients and the community we serve.
Our calling is to provide exceptional healthcare services that will continue Christ’s ministry in our Franciscan tradition. New graduates and experienced providers who share our mission of quality, compassionate care and outstanding customer service are encouraged to apply.
WHAT WE OFFER:
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
- Paid malpractice
- 27 days of Permitted Time Off plus five additional paid days for CME with annual stipend
- 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 firstname.lastname@example.org or (844) 376-3627.
WHO WE ARE
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.
- 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.
WHERE WE LIVE
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!
"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.