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Physician - Neuro-hospitalist

Specialty Health Center

 

Address   Franciscan Physician Network
    1205 South Main Street
    Crown Point, IN 46307

Hours  Available Anytime

Calendar  Full-Time; 40.00/week

Education Fellowship Required

WHO WE ARE LOOKING FOR

Franciscan Physician Network is seeking two Board Certified/Board Eligible Neurologists to join our team and meet the growing demands for Neurology services at Franciscan Physician Network Crown Point Specialty Health Center located in Crown Point, Indiana.

WHAT WE NEED

Ideal candidate will have a strong focus on general neurological disorders, preform neurological procedures, nerve conduction studies, EEG interpretations, Botox injections, 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

  • Schedule: 7 on / 7 off
    • 165 shifts per year
  • Average inpatient volume:  15 – 20 patients per day
  • Remote call will be taken during 7 days on
  • Common Diagnoses & Procedures
    • Coordination problems
    • Muscle weakness
    • Sensation (Neuropathy)
    • Confusion (Dementia)
    • Dizziness
    • Seizures (epilepsy)
    • Stroke
    • Neuromuscular disorders
    • Lou Gehrig’s disease
    • Alzheimer’s disease
    • Cluster headaches and migraines
    • Spinal cord disorders
    • Geriatric neurology
    • Parkinson’s
    • Botox injections
    • EMG
    • EEG

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
  • 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

Lake County, Indiana is a desirable community in which to live and work. The AMA has designated Indiana as one of the nation’s top “physician friendly” states due to its favorable malpractice status. Northwest Indiana has a reasonable cost of living and is a family-friendly and with great schools, parks, outdoors activities and social outlets there is something for everyone. Easy access to Chicago and its many suburbs provides many more offerings. Whether you are living on the lake or inland, Crown Point offers a little piece of paradise for each individual.

  • Population:
    • Crown Point = 29,176 Lake County = 487,865
  • Crown Point has a beautiful downtown with restaurants, shops, local breweries among other amenities.
  • Diverse employment base with good commercially-insured base of employees
  • Outdoors Activities available:
    • Close proximity to Chicago and Lake Michigan
    • Located proximal to Lake County Park, Indiana Dunes and Lake Michigan
    • Horseback riding, fishing ice skating, cross country skiing among many other activities at Lake County Park
    • Hike and bike at 12 different parks
    • Kayak on your own or with a guided group
    • Spend time cooling off at Deep River Waterpark
    • Soar through the treetops at Edge Adventure Park
    • Hunting opportunities available in the region
    • Play a round of golf at Oak Knoll Golf Club, White Hawk County Club and Lake County Park
    • Enjoy local breweries and eats


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.


Nearest Major Market: Gary
Nearest Secondary Market: Chicago

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