Job ID: 2069
Area: Northwest Indiana
Specialty: PALLIATIVE CARE
Description: Seeking a Board Certified/Board Eligible Palliative Care physician to join our team. Physician will join a strong team of five Nurse Practitioners, two Physicians, onsite chaplain and a social worker.
Ideal candidate will have a strong focus on clinical excellence and patient satisfaction. Candidate will display exceptional interpersonal skills with a 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:
Flexible Schedule: Monday – Friday, 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Average inpatient volume: 25 patients per day
Physicians share call and act as backup for Nurse Practitioner for nights and weekends
National Catholic Bioethics certification, preferred
Collegial team of specialists
Onsite chaplain and social worker
What we offer:
Benefits 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
Community/Facility info: 65-physician owned and operated, multi-specialty group located just 30 minutes from downtown Chicago. We are also only 25 minutes from the Indiana Dunes along Lake Michigan. Live in or near a major metropolitan area but practice in physician friendly Indiana. We are the dominant supplier of health care in our area with 110,000 active patient files. This opportunity provides a built-in referral base. We have 3 patient care facilities in Northwest Indiana. We have an affiliated 9-bed surgical hospital attached to the Specialty Center where Endocrinology is located. We also have Radiology (including open MRI), lab (Pathologist available Monday-Friday), a full service EKG department, a full service pulmonary lab, an outpatient Physical Therapy Department and a dietitian.
Contact: For more information please contact Jason Brown at [email protected] or call 716-689-6000.