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Physician - Neurohospitalist

House Physicians North
Franciscan Physician Network

​5454 Hohman Avenue 
Hammond, IN 46320
 

Days/Nights; Full-Time

40 Hrs/Wk

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WHO WE ARE LOOKING FOR

Franciscan Physician Network is seeking a Board Certified/Board Eligible Neurologist to join our team and meet the growing demands for Neurology services at Franciscan Health Hammond in Hammond, IN.

WHAT WE NEED

Ideal candidate will have a strong focus on General Neurological Disorders, Nerve Conduction Studies, EEG Interpretations, Botox injections, Pediatric experience and 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

  • Traditional schedule: 7 on / 7 off
  • Inpatient Volume:  15 – 20 patients per day
  • Weekday, Weekend & Holiday Call: 1:4
  • 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
  • Onsite Equipment:
    • Natus EMG
    • EEG equipment

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 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.

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
  • One year mentorship program for all new physicians
  • 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.


WHAT WE'RE LOOKING FOR

Fellowship Required

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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