Location: Northwest Indiana

Facility/Location: La Porte Hospital has been the heart of healthcare in La Porte for more than 40 years, with a mission of improving the health of their patients and communities. Nestled in a bedroom community on the southern shore of Lake Michigan, about 60 miles east of Chicago, and surrounded by inland lakes and parks, La Porte Hospital is the anchor business of the historic downtown. At 227 licensed beds, the hospital provides exceptional acute care with strong programs in cardiology (Certified Primary Stroke Center), orthopedics, surgical services, emergency care, and maternal health. La Porte Health System also comprises Lakeshore Surgicare (outpatient surgery center), La Porte Physician Network (multi-specialty medical group of more than 75 physicians in about 40 locations), Wellness and Rehabilitation Services, Sports Medicine, Occupational Services, and Urgent Care, among others. The hospital will break ground on a new hospital in 2018, to open in 2020. Join us and be a part of our NEW hospital!

Opportunity: Hospital is seeking Board Eligible/Board Certified Internal Medicine physicians to join its hospital-employed teams in La Porte or Michigan City. 2019 and 2020 J1 Visa candidates are welcome to apply (area qualifies as a HPSA site)

Practice specifics:
*100% Outpatient (utlize hospitalists for inpatient care)
*Monday through Friday schedule
*NP oversight
*Each physician has their own MA/nurse
*Anticipated call schedule – 1:4 (phone consult only)
*Current average of 20-25 patients daily
*Fully integrated EMR (Cerner)
*Broad subspecialty support
*Cerner EMR
*Network physician-led governance council
*25 minutes to South Bend/Indiana Dunes/Shopping

A position with “La Porte Physician Network” offers work-life balance in a progressive, family-oriented community and the following:

*Competitive compensation package including an income guarantee with bonus incentive based on WRVUs
*Commencement Bonus
*Medical Education Debt Payment
*Relocation Allowance
*CME Allowance with CME Days
*401K with 50% match
*Health/Vision/Dental/Life/Disability Package