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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 a full-time physician who is Board Certified/Board Eligible and specializes in Occupational Medicine and Urgent Care to join our team at FPN Express Care Valparaiso in Valparaiso, Indiana.

WHAT WE NEED

Ideal candidate will have ACLS/PALS/BLS certifications and will be able to see all patient types including PEDS. Urgent care or ED experience of 2 years is preferred, but not required. Candidate that is comfortable with I&D /sutures, as well as seeing 4-5 patients per hour is ideal.  EMR experience is preferred.

WHAT YOU CAN EXPECT
  • Office hours: Monday – Thursday, 8 a.m. – 8 p.m. & Friday – Sunday 8 a.m. – 6 p.m.
    • Four 10 hour days a week
  • No Call Expectation
  • Must be DOT  and MRO Certified or willing to become certified
  • 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 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

Michigan City is a lake-side city located in beautiful LaPorte County, IN. Home to the Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore, Michigan City has a small city, rural and suburban feel that offers affordable cost of living with excellent school options including private and public schools.  Lake Michigan is at your doorstep with swimming, fishing, boating and many other water activities.  Visit downtown Michigan City for shopping, restaurants and a great sunset over Lake Michigan.

 

Michigan City Attractions:

  • Lake Michigan Beaches
  • Uptown Arts District
  • LaPorte County Historical Society Museum
  • Family-owned orchards, farms, and wineries


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.

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Nearest Major Market: Gary
Nearest Secondary Market: Chicago

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