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Physician - Nocturnist

Crown Point Administration


Address   Franciscan Physician Network
    1201 South Main Street
    Crown Point, IN 46307

Hours  Nights

Calendar  Full-Time; 40.00/week

Education Residency Required


Franciscan Physician Network is seeking a full-time Board Certified/Board Eligible Internal and Family Medicine Nocturnist to meet the growing demand of our new Hospitalist/Nocturnist program in Crown Point, IN at Franciscan Health Crown Point Hospital


Ideal candidate will be interested in converting from part-time to a full-time employee, have a desire to work in a community hospital setting with a strong focus on clinical excellence. Candidate will display exceptional interpersonal skills and desire to develop strong ties with the community and existing medical staff.


  • Schedule:
    • Full-time: 5 on/ 5 off, 7 p.m. – 7 a.m.
  • Inpatient volume: 6 – 8 admissions per night
  • Employer will support training and competency education, if needed
    • Lines and Intubation preferred
    • ACLS required
  • Limited ICU Setting (All admissions require Pulmonary/Critical Care Consult)
  • Observation unit
  • No Rapid Response Team required
  • Common Diagnoses & Procedures
    • Sepsis
    • Pneumonia
    • Renal Failure
    • Heart Failure
    • COPD
  • Crown Point has:
    • Licensed Beds: 411
    • Operating Beds as of 10/17: 233
    • 16 ICU and 22 PCU beds (38 critical care beds)


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. Experienced providers who share our mission of quality, compassionate care and outstanding customer service are encouraged to apply.


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
  • 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 or (844) 376-3627.



0-1 Years Experience

License(s): Physician License

Certification(s): Board Certified

Travel: Never or Rarely



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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