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Nurse Practitioner - Rheumatology

Orthopedics and Rheumatology

 

Address   Franciscan Physician Network
    1225 E Coolspring Ave Suite 200
    Michigan City, IN 46360

 

Hours  Days

Calendar  Full-Time

Education Master's Required

WHO WE ARE LOOKING FOR:

Franciscan Physician Network is seeking an experienced Nurse Practitioner to join a new rheumatology practice located at Franciscan Physician Network Coolspring Health Center in Michigan City, IN. With outreach to our location at Franciscan Physician Network Omni Health Center located in Chesterton, IN.

WHAT WE NEED:

Ideal candidate will have past or present experience in rheumatology preferred, a strong focus on clinical excellence and patient satisfaction. Candidate will display exceptional interpersonal skills and desire to develop strong ties with the community and build long-lasting relationships with patients. Physician will need to work collaboratively to coordinate and deliver the highest quality of patient care.

WHAT YOU CAN EXPECT:
  • Schedule: Monday – Friday; 36 hours of patient contact per week
  • Outpatient Average Volume: 12 - 14 patients per day
  • Common Diagnoses:
    • Rheumatoid arthritis
    • Osteoporosis
    • Arthropathic psoriasis, unspecified
    • Systemic lupus erythematosus, unspecified
    • Ankylosing spondylitis of multiple sites in spine
    • Other specified abnormal immunological findings in serum
  • Onsite Equipment:
    • Ultrasound
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
  • 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:

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

 

1-3 Years Experience

License(s): Nurse Practitioner

Certification(s): Certified Nurse Practitioner

Travel: 

 

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: Michigan City

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