Physician - Endocrinology

Location
Michigan City, Indiana
Posted
Nov 13, 2020
Ref
80042-en_US
Specialty
Endocrinology
Position Type
Permanent
Endocrinology

Franciscan Physician Network
1225 East Coolspring
Michigan City, IN 46360

Days

Full-Time

Fellowship Required

WHO WE ARE LOOKING FOR:

Franciscan Physician Network is seeking a Board Certified/Board Eligible Endocrinologist physician to carry on the legacy of the practice located in Michigan City, Indiana . The busy, established practice is located on the beautiful shores of Lake Michigan, 60 miles southeast of Chicago.

WHAT WE NEED:

The physician will work collaboratively with our current team of one endocrinologist, an endocrinology nurse practitioner, RN-CDE, RD and 5 support staff to deliver the highest quality patient care. We have an active program utilizing the latest technologies for treating type 1 diabetes and draw patients from a three-county area.

WHAT YOU CAN EXPECT:

For all health care services at Franciscan Physician Network, we follow the Ethical and Religious Directives , while caring for our patient population.
  • Flexible Monday-Friday outpatient schedule
  • Shared call schedule: 1:4
  • Average number of patients seen daily: 15-20
  • Inpatient consultations at our brand new Franciscan Health Michigan City hospital
  • Certified Diabetes Educator onsite
  • Registered Dietician onsite
  • EPIC electronic medical record
  • Common diagnoses:
    • Type 1 Diabetes
    • Type 2 Diabetes
    • Insulin pumps
    • CGM
    • Primary Hyperparathyroidism
    • Hyperthyroidism, Hypothyroidism
    • Thyroid nodules and thyroid cancer
    • Hypogonadism
    • Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
    • Pituitary-Adrenal Disorders


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 13 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:

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!
  • Harbor Country
  • Harbor Country Adventures
  • Indiana Dunes National Park
  • Indiana Dunes Travel Guide
  • Valparaiso International Center
  • Visit Chicago
  • Visit Michigan City La Porte
  • Visit the South Shore, Chesterton
  • Visit the South Shore, Valparaiso


WHAT WE'RE LOOKING FOR

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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