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Physician - Urgent Care/Occupational Medicine

Express Care

 

Address   Franciscan Physician Network
    2307 LaPorte Avenue, Suite 8
    Valparaiso, IN 46383

 

Hours  Days/Evenings; Weekends

Calendar  Full-Time

Education Residency Required

WHO WE ARE LOOKING FOR

Franciscan Physician Network is seeking an experienced physician who is Board Certified/Board Eligible in Family Medicine who specializes in Urgent Care and Occupational Medicine to join our team at FPN Express Care Valparaiso in Valparaiso, Indiana.

WHAT WE NEED

Recent Urgent Care, Emergency Medicine or Occupational Medicine experience ideal, but not required. Candidate will have ACLS/PALS/BLS, DOT, MRO certifications or willing to become certified. Candidate who is comfortable with I&D /sutures, as well as seeing 4-5 patients per hour is preferred. Will see patients of all ages.

WHAT YOU CAN EXPECT
  • Office hours: Monday – Saturday, 8:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.
    • Four 10-hour days a week
  • No Call Expectation 
  • Anticipated outpatient volumes for new provider: 30 – 40 patients per shift
  • Common Diagnoses & Procedures:
    • Work comp injuries
    • Urgent care visits
    • DOT physicals
    • Non-DOT physicals
    • Flu
    • Colds 
    • UTI’s
    • URI
    • Strains, sprains and fractures
    • Cuts and lacerations
       
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
  • Time off and continuing medical education (CME) support
  • 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

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.

 

Let us show you why we love where we live!


WHAT WE'RE LOOKING FOR

 

1-3 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.

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Nearest Major Market: Gary
Nearest Secondary Market: Chicago