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

Job Description

The Practice

  • Employment with Saint Joseph Physician Network (SJPN).
  • Practice general primary care at SJPN Lake Shore Clinic office.
  • Conventional outpatient family medicine practice with SJPN; approximately 36 hours per week. Average patients seen per day is 20; pediatrics through geriatrics.  Usual on site procedures can be performed.  Support staff is one MA per physician and front office support. 
  • Experience with and willingness to round at nursing homes a plus but not required.
  • Call is reasonable floating amongst Culver and Plymouth physicians.
  • Occasional back up at Culver Academies Health Center is expected.
  • EMR is PowerChart, a Cerner product.

Compensation & Benefit Package

  • Compensation is a combination of productivity and achievement of value driven quality metrics for the SJPN clinic.
  • Health/dental/vision/disability/life insurance/retirement benefits.
  • 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.
  • Malpractice is covered.

The Hospital and the Culver Area

  • Saint Joseph Regional Medical Center – Plymouth Campus (SJRMC) is located in Plymouth, IN, population about 10,000.
  • The hospital has 58 private rooms and offers Ob/Gyn, General and Orthopedic surgery, cardiovascular services, and a Cancer Institute.
  • The Saint Joseph Physician Network includes 20 practice sites with over 70 primary care and specialist physicians in St. Joseph and Marshall Counties.
  • Culver is home to Culver Academies, a boarding and prep school for grades 9 – 12.
  • Culver has a population of 1,300. The city and Academy are on the edge of Lake Maxinkuckee, a 1,864 acre spring fed lake.  Culver is located about 15 miles south of Plymouth and an hour south of South Bend, IN.
  • South Bend, IN, is known for the legendary University of Notre Dame.
  • Close proximity to Chicago and Indianapolis and Lake Michigan.