Physician - Endocrinology

Location
Indiana
Posted
Sep 03, 2019
Closes
Sep 02, 2020
Ref
409472000
Specialty
Endocrinology
WHO WE ARE LOOKING FOR

Looking for the opportunity to join an established and dynamic Endocrinology practice, Franciscan Physician Network (FPN) is seeking a Board Eligible/Board Certified Endocrinologist in Michigan City, Indiana - located on the beautiful shores of Lake Michigan, 60 miles southeast of Chicago.

WHAT WE NEED

The physician will work collaboratively with our current team of one endocrinologist, an endocrinology nurse practitioner, RN-CDE, RD and 5 support staff to deliver the highest quality patient care. We have an active program utilizing the latest technologies for treating type 1 diabetes and draw patients from a three-county area. The physician will display exceptional interpersonal skills and the desire to develop strong ties with the community and existing medical staff.

WHAT YOU CAN EXPECT

  • Flexible Monday-Friday outpatient schedule
  • Shared call schedule: 1:4
  • Average number of patients seen daily: 15-20
  • Inpatient consultations at our brand new Franciscan Health Michigan City hospital
  • Certified Diabetes Educator onsite
  • Registered Dietician onsite
  • EPIC electronic medical record
  • Common diagnoses:
    • Type 1 Diabetes
    • Type 2 Diabetes
    • Insulin pumps
    • CGM
    • Primary Hyperparathyroidism
    • Hyperthyroidism, Hypothyroidism
    • Thyroid nodules and thyroid cancer
    • Hypogonadism
    • Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
    • Pituitary-Adrenal Disorders


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.v

WHAT WE'RE LOOKING FOR

0-1 Years Experience

License(s): Physician License

Certification(s): Board Certified

Travel: Never or Rarely

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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