Franciscan Physician Network is seeking a Board Certified/Board Eligible IM or FM Hospitalist at our unique IMPACT Center Program in Mooresville on the Southwest side of Indianapolis, Indiana. The IMPACT (Internal Medicine Perioperative and Consultation Treatment) Center serves all aspects of Internal Medicine, Critical Care, Perioperative Medicine and Outpatient Consultation. The ideal candidate embraces both general internal medicine hospital work and outpatient peri-operative care to help Franciscan Health Mooresville maintain its status as one of the top 10 joint replacement programs in the nation.
Franciscan Health Mooresville is positioned for growth with planned expansions of its medical office buildings to increase specialty coverage. To meet this growth, the Hospitalists of IMPACT will be adding a 5th full time physician and in-house nocturnist nurse practitioners. These new providers will join 4 full-time Hospitalists and 1 full-time Nurse Practitioner already covering the program.
WHAT WE NEED:
Ideal candidate will have a strong focus on clinical excellence and patient satisfaction. Physician will need to work collaboratively with patients and their surgeons to coordinate and deliver the highest quality of care reducing the risk of surgical complications.
WHAT YOU CAN EXPECT:
IMPACT Hospitalists have 1 full week off every 5 weeks. They work only one weekend every 5 weeks. With the addition of nocturnist NP’s, they will provide “back up” call only at night.
With addition of 5th physician anticipated schedule will be:
1 week outpatient Perioperative Clinic; You will be responsible for all aspects of preoperative care
Pre-Operative evaluation and testing
Expected outpatient volumes are 50 - 75 patients/week
Physician clinic hours 8 a.m. – 3 p.m.
Flexibility with scheduling: potential for 4 day work week
3 weeks Inpatient Hospitalist, duties:
Total Inpatient census averages 28 patients/day (heavier on weekdays due to surgical volume and lighter on weekends)
Patient population includes
Predominantly Orthopedic cases
General Internal Medicine
You will be responsible for providing ICU coverage that is at a level appropriate for IM or FM trained providers. Patients who require specialist consultation are usually transferred to Franciscan Health’s tertiary care hospital in Indianapolis.
Inpatient providers collaborate to provide 12 hours of on-site coverage during the day, but no single provider is required to be on-site for the full block.
1 week Off
Call expectation will be:
1:5 weekend call
Weekend call starts on Friday morning and ends Sunday afternoon at 5 p.m. With the initiation of the NP Nocturnist program, night call will be “back up” only.
Physician is required on-site from 7a.m.-1 p.m. Saturdays, Sundays & holidays; may leave after 1 p.m. if patient care is complete.
1:4 weekday call
Expect to be at the hospital post-call to round on patients from the day prior and those admitted to you. Nocturnist NP’s will do initial work-ups and primary call.
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 more than 900 physicians and advanced practice providers at 260 locations, who are devoted to creating the best outcomes for more than 4 million outpatient visits annually.
Franciscan Health is one of the largest Catholic health care systems in the Midwest employing a work force greater than 18,000. With 14 hospitals and a number of nationally recognized Centers of Health Care Excellence, Franciscan Health takes pride in providing convenient, comprehensive care for our patients and the community we serve.
Our calling is to provide exceptional healthcare services that will continue Christ’s ministry in our Franciscan tradition. Experienced providers who share our mission of quality, compassionate care and outstanding customer service are encouraged to apply.
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
Five 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
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.