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Nurse Practitioner - Family Medicine

Lowell Health Center

 

Address   Franciscan Physician Network
    4500 West 181st Avenue
    Lowell, IN 46356

 

Hours  Days/Evenings

Calendar  Part-Time Benefit eligible

Education Master's Required

WHO WE ARE LOOKING FOR:

Franciscan Physician Network is seeking an experienced Family Medicine Nurse Practitioner to join our group at FPN Lowell Health Center, in Lowell, Indiana.

WHAT WE NEED:
  • Schedule: Monday – Friday, 36 hours of patient contact with four hours of administrative work
    • One late evening per week
    • One Saturday per month
  • No call expectation
  • Average outpatient volume: 15 – 18 patients per day
  • Common Diagnoses:
    • Skin disorders
    • Osteoarthritis and joint disorders
    • Back problems
    • Cholesterol problems
    • Upper respiratory conditions, excluding asthma
    • Anxiety, depression, and bipolar disorder
    • Chronic neurologic disorders
    • High blood pressure
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
  • Paid malpractice
  • 27 days of Paid 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 Disability Insurance
  • Customized marketing support
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

 

3-5 Years Experience

License(s): Nurse Practitioner

Certification(s): Nurse Practitioner

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