• Saint Joseph Health System
  • South Bend, IN, USA
  • Sep 11, 2019
Full time Neurology

Job Description





The Practice

  • Employment with Saint Joseph Physician Network, the employed provider arm of Saint Joseph Health System.
  • Community based practice located in Medical Office Building adjacent to hospital.
  • Average daily inpatient census of 5-10 neurology patients (consult only); internal medicine hospitalist service is in place.
  • Sub-specialty interest of Clinical Neurophysiology, Movement, Epilepsy, Headache, or Sleep Medicine are welcome.
  • 10-15 new patients per week; new patients scheduled 6 months out.
  • EEG/EMG procedures are done in the hospital.
  • Practice members are three physicians and one nurse practitioner. Providers see about 10-12 patients per day.
  • Opportunity for teaching exists with our Family Medicine residents.
  • Call is every 4th week where you are Neuro-hospitalist and cover the ED.
  • Inpatient only is also an option and can be discussed. This could likely be a 7 on, 7 off schedule or similar variation.

Compensation & Benefit Package

  • Competitive salary range in line with MGMA standards; based on production and achievement of value driven quality metrics.
  • Health/dental/vision/disability/life/retirement benefits.
  • Malpractice paid by corporation, including tail.
  • 22 days off per year; 5 days and $3,000 for CME.
  • $3,000 per year for professional journals, dues, and memberships.
  • Relocation assistance provided in accordance with policy.

The Hospital and the Michiana Area

  • Saint Joseph Health System (SJHS) has been in the Michiana region for over 100 years. A new 254-bed hospital was built in 2009. 
  • SJHS offers all private rooms; some of the services provided include oncology, neurology, obstetrics, surgery, pediatrics, and orthopedics.
  • Our Physician Network includes 20 practice sites with over 80 primary care and specialist physicians in St. Joseph and Marshall counties.
  • The Michiana area, north-central Indiana and south-western lower Michigan, has a population of more than 240,000. The SJHS service area has a population of nearly 900,000.
  • Known for the legendary University of Notre Dame, the area boasts several colleges and universities, along with multiple reputable private and public school systems.
  • Close proximity to Chicago and Indianapolis and Lake Michigan.

For further information contact Paul Charkowski, Manager, Physician Recruitment for SJRMC,

at, or phone at 574-335-8750