Franciscan Physician Network 8865 West 400 North Suite 155 Michigan City, IN 46360
WHO WE ARE LOOKING FOR
Franciscan Physician Network is seeking a Board Certified/Board Eligible Gastroenterologist to join a busy, established practice at FPN Woodland Health Center located in Michigan City, Indiana. Interested candidate will be joining a large group that combines primary and specialty physician offices.
WHAT WE NEED
Ideal candidate will have ERCP experience; EUS preferred but not required, a strong focus on clinical excellence, and patient satisfaction. Candidate will display exceptional interpersonal skills and desire to develop strong ties with the community and existing medical staff. Physician will need to work collaboratively to coordinate and deliver the highest quality of patient care.
WHAT YOU CAN EXPECT
Traditional schedule: Four Day work
M – F, 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.; 36 hours of patient contact
Daily Schedule: ½ day in clinic, ½ day in surgery
Call expectation of 1:4
One full week call coverage with no office commitment while on call
Office support staff of four RN’s and two MA’s
Single Hospital Coverage
Close proximity from office and surgery center
Fully equipped surgery center adjacent to office
Average patient volumes
Approx. 10 – 12 in office/ half day
Approx. 7 – 9 procedures in surgery center on half day
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 over 1,000 physicians and advanced practice providers.
With 14 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.
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
27 days of Allowed 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
Michigan City is located in beautiful LaPorte County, IN. Located 1 hour southeast of downtown Chicago, a 40 minute drive to Michigan and 2.5 hours north of downtown Indianapolis. Home to the Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore, Michigan City has a small city, rural and suburban feel that offers affordable cost of living with excellent school options including private and public schools.
Population: Michigan City = 31,157 Laporte County = 110,884
Michigan City offers many ascetically appeasing historic buildings.
Lake Michigan is at your doorstep with swimming, fishing, boating and many other water activities.
Visit downtown Michigan City for shopping, restaurants and a great sunset over Lake Michigan.
Diverse employment base with good commercially-insured base of employees
Outdoors Activities available:
Close proximity to Chicago and Michigan
Located proximal to several Indiana State Parks including Indiana Dunes
Enjoy 26 miles of Michigan City’s bike trail
Boating, canoeing and kayaking on your own or with a guided group
Fishing on Lake Michigan
Indoor Rock Climbing
Enjoy the nature trails in Michigan City at Heron Rookery, Mount Baldy or Pinhook Bog
Hunting opportunities available in the region
Play a round of Golf at Michigan City’s golf courses
Chance lady luck at Blue Chip Casino, Hotel and Spa
Enjoy local breweries and eats
WHAT WE'RE LOOKING FOR
0-1 Years Experience
License(s): Physician License
EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER
It is the policy of Franciscan Alliance to provide equal employment to its employees and qualified applicants for employment as otherwise required by an applicable local, state or Federal law.
Franciscan Alliance reserves a Right of Conscience objection in the event local, state or Federal ordinances that violate its values and the free exercise of its religious rights.
Franciscan Alliance is committed to equal employment opportunity.
Internal Number: 3622-en_US
About Franciscan Physician Network
A trusted leader in providing faith-based, integrated health care, Franciscan Alliance brings together the latest technology, innovative procedures and the brightest, most compassionate people to serve our patients in Indiana, Illinois and Michigan. Throughout our 13 hospitals and many medical practices, we offer a number of nationally recognized Centers of Health Care Excellence.For more than 135 years, Franciscan Alliance has stayed true to our founding mission to care for everyone who comes through our doors. We treat our patients with the best possible care by following the guiding ethical values embodied by our founding congregation, the Sisters of St. Francis of Perpetual Adoration. Always mindful of our Christian stewardship to the Roman Catholic Church, we minister with joy, care and compassion according to the ideals of St. Francis of Assisi and our founder, Mother Maria Theresia Bonzel.