• Saint Joseph Health System
  • Oct 12, 2019
Full time Family Practice (without OB)

Job Description

The Practice

  • Employment with Saint Joseph Physician Network (SJPN) – Northwest Family Medicine; located at 2930 W. Cleveland Road, South Bend, IN, 46628.
  • SJPN is the employed provider arm of Saint Joseph Health System.
  • Physician departure is driving this need. Potential to take over many of the patients of the departing physician. 
  • Average 20-25 patients per day; shared call responsibilities.
  • Some Pediatrics; predominantly geriatrics. No OB.  No hospital work.
  • Clinic hours are Monday – Friday, 7:30 to 5:00.
  • Call one night a week, probably Monday for new physician. Rotate every 5th
  • EMR is PowerChart – a Cerner Product.
  • Basic laboratory services are available on site; basic procedures may be performed.


Compensation & Benefit Package

  • Competitive salary range in line with MGMA standards.
  • Malpractice paid by corporation, including tail insurance.
  • Health/dental/vision/disability/life insurance/retirement benefits.
  • 22 days off per year; 7 holidays; 5 days and $3,000 for CME.
  • $3,000 per year for professional journals, dues, and memberships.
  • Student loan assistance available.
  • Relocation assistance provided in accordance with policy.


The Hospital and the Michiana Area

  • Saint Joseph Health System has been in the Michiana region for over 100 years. A new 254-bed hospital was built in 2009 in Mishawaka.    
  • The Michiana area, north-central Indiana and south-western Michigan, has a population of more than 240,000.
  • Known for the legendary University of Notre Dame, the area boasts several colleges and universities, along with multiple reputable private and public school systems.
  • The area offers a very affordable cost of living.
  • Close proximity to Chicago and Indianapolis and Lake Michigan.