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

Job Description

The Practice

  • Employment with Saint Joseph Physician Network, Elm Road site – 60101 Bodnar Blvd., Ste. B, Mishawaka, IN
  • Community based practice located on southern edge of Mishawaka.
  • Average patients seen per day is 20; pediatrics through geriatrics.
  • Usual on site procedures that can be performed such as skin tag & mole removal, suturing, and joint injections.
  • Join 1 physician and 1 Nurse Practitioner.
  • 13 exam rooms, 3 procedure rooms; patient age mix is newborn to geriatrics.
  • Opportunities for teaching do exist with our Family Medicine residents.
  • X-ray and Lab services are on site.
  • Call frequency is 1 x 4.   
  • Generally each physician has a MA. Adequate front office and other support staffing is provided. 

Compensation & Benefit Package

  • Competitive salary range in line with MGMA standards; based on production and achievement of value driven quality metrics.
  • 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.
  • 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; about 45 are primary care.
  • The Michiana area, north-central Indiana and south-western 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.