Ideal candidate will have experience in cardiac surgery, thoracic surgery, and preferred experience in vascular surgery, VATS, and robotics. The candidate will have a focus on clinical excellence and patient satisfaction. Candidate will display exceptional interpersonal skills and have desire invest in the community, building long-lasting relationships with patients and their families.
WHAT YOU CAN EXPECT
Full-time Surgery Schedule
Average number of open heart surgeries: 45 – 60
Average number of total cardiac surgery volume: 250 to be divided among two providers
Candidate will travel to both Michigan City and Crown Point
Common Diagnoses and Procedures
Cardiac Valvular Disease
Peripheral Arterial Disease
CABG & Aortic Valve Replacement
CABG & Mitral Valve Replacement or Repair
Femoral Popliteal Bypass
Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Repair
Thoracic Aortic Aneurysm Repair Open
Management of Groin Complications
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, including income guarantee, with bonus incentives
Generous recruitment bonus program including relocation allowance; commencement and retention packages
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
Lake County, Indiana is a desirable community in which to live and work. The AMA has designated Indiana as one of the nation’s top “physician friendly” states due to its favorable malpractice status. Northwest Indiana has a reasonable cost of living and is a family-friendly and with great schools, parks, outdoors activities and social outlets there is something for everyone. Easy access to Chicago and its many suburbs provides many more offerings. Whether you are living on the lake or inland, Crown Point offers a little piece of paradise for each individual.
Crown Point = 29,176 Lake County = 487,865
Crown Point has a beautiful downtown with restaurants, shops, local breweries among other amenities.
Diverse employment base with good commercially-insured base of employees
Outdoors Activities available:
Close proximity to Chicago and Lake Michigan
Located proximal to Lake County Park, Indiana Dunes and Lake Michigan
Horseback riding, fishing ice skating, cross country skiing among many other activities at Lake County Park
Hike and bike at 12 different parks
Kayak on your own or with a guided group
Spend time cooling off at Deep River Waterpark
Soar through the treetops at Edge Adventure Park
Hunting opportunities available in the region
Play a round of golf at Oak Knoll Golf Club, White Hawk County Club and Lake County Park
Enjoy local breweries and eats
WHAT WE'RE LOOKING FOR
0-1 Years Experience
License(s): Board Certified
Certification(s): Physician License
Travel: Up to 50%
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.
Internal Number: 14123-en_US
About Franciscan Physician Network
A trusted leader in providing faith-based, integrated health care, Franciscan Alliance brings together the latest technology, innovative procedures and the brightest, most compassionate people to serve our patients in Indiana, Illinois and Michigan. Throughout our 13 hospitals and many medical practices, we offer a number of nationally recognized Centers of Health Care Excellence.For more than 135 years, Franciscan Alliance has stayed true to our founding mission to care for everyone who comes through our doors. We treat our patients with the best possible care by following the guiding ethical values embodied by our founding congregation, the Sisters of St. Francis of Perpetual Adoration. Always mindful of our Christian stewardship to the Roman Catholic Church, we minister with joy, care and compassion according to the ideals of St. Francis of Assisi and our founder, Mother Maria Theresia Bonzel.