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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

WHO WE ARE LOOKING FOR

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

WHAT WE NEED

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.

WHAT YOU CAN EXPECT
  • Schedule:
    • Full-time: 5 on/ 5 off, 7:00 p.m. – 7:00 a.m.
  • Average 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:
    • 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)
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
  • 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

Crown Point in Lake County, Indiana is a desirable community in which to live and work. Northwest Indiana has a reasonable cost of living, is family-friendly with award-winning schools.  Crown Point has a hometown atmosphere, with its historic downtown square, numerous unique shops, parks, golf courses, and other scenic locales.  Crown Point is in close proximity to Chicago, Lake Michigan beaches, area waterparks, and much more. Whether you are living on the lake or inland, Crown Point offers a little piece of paradise for everyone.  

 

 

Crown Point Attractions:

  • Lake County Fairgrounds hosts a large variety of festivals and entertainment throughout the year
  • Crown Point Farmer’s Market
  • Multiple golf courses
  • Lemon Lake County Park


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: Gary
Nearest Secondary Market: Chicago

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