Location: Munster, Indiana
Internal Number: R-071919
Physician - General Surgery
Munster Family Wellness Center
9800 Valparaiso Drive Munster, Indiana 46321
WHO WE ARE LOOKING FOR:
Franciscan Physician Network is seeking a full-time Physician to meet the growing demand for general surgery. Interested candidate will join our group at FPN Family Wellness Center located in Munster, IN and Franciscan Health Hammond located in Hammond, IN.
WHAT WE NEED:
Ideal candidate will be dedicated to general surgery and enjoy operating, have experience in past or present hospital rounding, and have a focus on clinical excellence and patient satisfaction. Fellowship training is preferred but not required. Candidate will display exceptional interpersonal skills and a desire to develop strong ties with the community and existing medical staff. Provider will need to work collaboratively to coordinate and deliver the highest quality of patient care.
WHAT YOU CAN EXPECT:
Weekday, weekend & holiday call: 1:4
Average patient volume: varies by season
Up-to-date technologies and state-of-the-art surgical equipment
EPIC electronic medical record
Opportunity to focus on a subspecialty of general surgery
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:
27 days of Permitted 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
For more information, please contact Physician and Provider Services Team at firstname.lastname@example.org or (844) 376-3627.
WHERE WE LIVE:
Hammond, Dyer, and Munster are cities located in beautiful Lake County, IN. Located thirty minutes southeast of downtown Chicago. The cities are part of the Chicago metropolitan area, while still maintaining a rural and suburban feel. Situated along the South Shore of Lake Michigan, the cities offer many opportunities to enjoy the beach, sand dunes, and many outdoor activities.
Hammond, Dyer, and Munster offer an affordable cost of living, excellent school options including private and public schools, and a diverse employment base with a strong commercially-insured base of employees.
Lost Marsh Environmental Recreation Area which includes 330-acre championship golf course, and nature preserve
Year-Round Festivals and Area Events
The region offers shopping at enclosed shopping malls, an outdoor discount outlet center and miles and miles of popular chain stores in shopping plazas
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To further Franciscan Alliance's commitment to provide and maintain a safe and healthy workplace and prevent the spread of COVID-19 among our coworkers and their families; our patients, visitors, and vendors, and the community at large all Franciscan workforce members must be vaccinated, unless granted an exemption. We are committed to making the communities we serve healthier.
EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER
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