Overview

About the job
Neurology

Franciscan Physician Network
759 45th Street
Munster, IN 46321

Days/Evenings

Full-Time

Residency Required

Who We Are Looking For

Franciscan Physician Network is seeking a Board Certified/Board Eligible Neurologist to join our team and meet the growing demands for Neurology services in the Munster, Indiana area.

What We Need

Ideal candidate will have a strong focus on general neurological disorders, nerve conduction studies, EEG interpretations, Botox injections, pediatric experience, along with emphasis on clinical excellence and patient satisfaction. Candidate will display exceptional interpersonal skills, work collaboratively to coordinate and deliver the highest quality of patient care.

What You Can Expect

Schedule: Monday –Friday, 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Weekday, Weekend & Holiday Call: 1:4
Both inpatient and outpatient service

Average outpatient volume: 25 – 30 patients per week
Average inpatient volume: 20 – 25 patients per week
Inpatient Volume: 10 – 14 patients per day; between three different facilities
Common Diagnoses & Procedures:

Coordination problems
Muscle weakness
Sensation (Neuropathy)
Confusion (Dementia)
Dizziness
Seizures (Epilepsy)
Stroke
Neuromuscular disorders
Lou Gehrig’s disease
Alzheimer’s disease
Cluster headaches and migraines
Spinal cord disorders
Geriatric neurology
Parkinson’s
Botox injections
EMG
EEG
Onsite Equipment:

Natus EMG
EEG equipment
Well-established clinic

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:

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

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.

Local Attractions

Lake Michigan
Indiana Dunes
Lost Marsh Environmental Recreation Area which includes 330 acre championship golf course, and nature preserve
Year-Round Festivals and Area Events
Towle Theater
Horseshoe Casino
The region offers shopping at enclosed shopping malls, an outdoor discount outlet center and miles and miles of popular chain stores in shopping plazas
Among the South Shore’s agri-tourism opportunities are wineries, dairies, restaurants, U-pick orchards/farms, pumpkin patches, corn mazes, and farmers’ markets

What We’re Looking For

0-1 Years Experience

License(s): Physician License

Certification(s): Board Certified

Travel

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.

PHYSICIAN & ADVANCED PRACTICE PROVIDERS