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Physician Assistant - Cardiovascular Surgery

Crown Point, IN

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Hiring Company

Franciscan Health


Position Description

WHO WE ARE LOOKING FOR

Franciscan Physician Network is seeking a Surgical First Assist Physician Assistant to join our group at FPN Crown Point Specialty Health Center  in Crown Point, Indiana. The Physician Assistant will spend their day consulting with patients with chronic cardiac issues, or who are in recovery from acute cardiac events. The Physician Assistant is expected to monitor patients, counsel, educate families and to act as a liaison between doctors, patients, families and hospital staff.

WHAT WE NEED

Ideal candidate must have cardiology, surgery, and cardiovascular experience. Experience in vein harvesting is preferred, but not required.  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

  • Surgery Full-time Schedule
    • Call Required
    • Holiday Call: 1:1
  • Employer will support training and competency education
    • Vein harvesting experience is preferred
  • Candidate will travel to both Crown Point and Michigan City
  • Common Diagnoses and Procedures
    • Atrial Fibrillation
    • Atherosclerotic Disease
    • Dilated Cardiomyopathy
    • Vascular Heart Disease

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
  • Paid malpractice
  • 27 days of Paid 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 Disability Insurance
  • Customized marketing support

WHAT WE'RE LOOKING FOR

  • Master's Required
  • 0-1 Years Experience
  • License(s): Nurse Practitioner
  • Certification(s): Certified Nurse Practitioner

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.

Specialty Health Center
Franciscan Physician Network
​1205 South Main Street 
Crown Point, IN 46307
Days/Evenings; Full-Time
40 Hrs/Wk
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