Physician (Vascular Surgery) – Franciscan Physician Network – Michigan City, Indiana
WHO WE ARE LOOKING FOR:
Franciscan Physician Network is seeking a Board Eligible/Board Certified Vascular Surgeon to join our team in a well-established practice, Franciscan Physician Network Woodland Health Center.
WHAT WE NEED:
Ideal candidate will have 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 existing medical staff. Physician will need to work collaboratively to coordinate and deliver the highest quality of patient care.
WHAT YOU CAN EXPECT
- Franciscan Health Michigan City Hospital is a new hospital built in 2019 with state-of-the-art facilities
- Schedule is divided among: Clinic, Surgery and the Cath Lab
- Emergency Room Call: 1:3
- Physician covers own weekly call
- Superb support staff includes: RN, MA and two vascular ultrasound technicians
- On-site Vascular Lab
- Close to Chicago and the Lake Michigan Beaches
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
For more information, please contact Physician and Provider Services Team at email@example.com or (844) 376-3627.
WHO WE ARE
Franciscan Health Michigan City is proud to follow our founding mission to care for everyone who comes through our doors. A trusted leader in providing faith-based, integrated healthcare in Northwest Indiana and Southwest Michigan, Franciscan Health Michigan City works closely with physician groups, outpatient centers, fitness centers and other healthcare providers to provide comprehensive care without duplication of services.
Franciscan Health Michigan City, opening on January 12, 2019, is a new hospital dedicated and specifically built to meet the needs of those in LaPorte County, Indiana and the surrounding communities. With the highest attention to detail and state of the art equipment, this hospital is second to none. The new Franciscan Health Michigan City will be located on an 86-acre site at the northwest corner of U.S. 421 and Interstate 94. It has 123 inpatient beds and features the latest in technology and equipment in the cath lab and operating rooms.
Our new facility offers high-quality care and services with the newest equipment in the cardiac catheterization lab, operating rooms and diagnostic imaging. There are safety improvements throughout the new hospital including: house-wide physiological monitoring, centralized telemetry (cardiac) monitoring, interactive TV/Patient Education system, electronic room signs linked to Epic (the electronic medical record system) for real time updates on diet, safety precautions, fall risk status, etc.
Pediatrics are part of the 4th floor medical/surgical department. We have six rooms secured with the HUGS infant security system.
There are eight open and two shelled operating rooms. The average size of the eight operating rooms is 650 square feet.
The total size of the Emergency Department is 15,150 square feet.
- OB department operating room suite for c-sections.
- IMPACT center for pre-surgical prep of total joint and spine cases.
- 10-bed observation unit adjacent to the ED for medical observation and disposition with a typical length of stay of 24 hours or less.
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!
“Stay patient and trust the journey” - Anonymous
Lisa Stevens joined Franciscan in 2005 and became the Physician & Provider Liaison in 2017. She enjoys having the opportunity to bring quality physicians and advanced practice providers to an amazing organization.
“All things are possible if you believe.” - Mark 9:23
Starr Kelley joined Franciscan Physician Network in August 2017 as a Physician & Provider Liaison in the Northern division. She is passionate about making a positive impact in the healthcare industry and has a strong commitment to the community she is privileged to serve.