Physician - Cardiothoracic Surgery

Location
Indiana
Posted
Sep 03, 2019
Closes
Sep 02, 2020
Ref
470822100
Specialty
Cardiology
WHO WE ARE LOOKING FOR

Franciscan Physician Network is seeking a Board Eligible/Board Certified Cardiothoracic Surgeon with five years of experience to join our group in Michigan City, Indiana at Franciscan Health Heart Center Michigan City .

WHAT WE NEED

Ideal candidate will have experience in cardiac surgery, thoracic surgery, and preferred experience in vascular surgery, VATS, and robotics. The candidate will have a focus on clinical excellence and patient satisfaction. Candidate will display exceptional interpersonal skills and have a desire to invest in the community while building long-lasting relationships with patients and their families.

WHAT YOU CAN EXPECT

  • Full-time Surgery Schedule
  • Average number of open heart surgeries: 45 - 60
  • Average number of total cardiac surgery volume: 250 to be divided among two providers anually
  • Candidate will travel between Michgian City and Crown Point
  • Common Diagnoses and Procedures:
    • CAD
    • Cardiac Valvular Disease
    • Peripheral Arterial Disease
    • Carotid Disease
    • CABG
    • CABG & Aortic Valve Replacement
    • CABG & Mitral Valve Replacement or Repair
    • Valve Surgery
    • Thoracic Surgery
    • VATS
    • Lobectomy
    • Vascular surgery
    • Carotid Endarterectomy
    • Femoral Popliteal Bypass
    • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Repair
    • Thoracic Aortic Aneurysm Repair Open
    • Management of Groin Complications
    • Retroperitoneal Bleeds
  • Onsite Equipment:
    • EKG
    • ABI
    • Pacemaker interrogators


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 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.

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 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


MORE INFORMATION

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

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.

WHAT WE'RE LOOKING FOR

0-1 Years Experience

License(s): Physician License

Certification(s): Board Certified

Travel: Up to 50%

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.

PHYSICIAN & ADVANCED PRACTICE PROVIDERS

Nearest Major Market: Michigan City

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