Pediatrics Job in Fort Wayne, Indiana

Pediatrics Position - Northeast INDIANA - Ft. Wayne - Tertiary Care Center

Lutheran Hospital of Indiana

Physician - Pediatrics

Job Description

Once in a lifetime opportunity to join a thriving pediatric practice in family-oriented Fort Wayne,Indiana. Fort Wayne has been rated by Business Insider as one of the Best Cities to Find a Job in 2017, has one of the lowest costs of living in the United States and is definitely one of the best cities to raise a family.Our solo pediatric practice has recently relocated to brand new 5000 sq ft facility with 10 exam rooms and X-ray facility in lovely suburban location across the street from primary hospital. Solo physician with 15+ years in practice is currently supported by two nurse practitioners. After hours phone call is light at 1 week in 3 - minimal calls after hours weeknights- 2 average, weekends sometimes 2-4 calls per day. Hospital rounding also light at 1 week in 3 for pediatric admissions and newborn care. Currently rounding at 2 hospitals each 5 minutes from our office, we do not attend deliveries and do not need to go out at night to the hospital. We had
approximately 13,000 office visits last year with steady growth. Doctor and NP see approximately 20-30 patients per day depending on the season. To accommodate the volume of new patients we would like to add a full-time physician to our team. Guaranteed salary first year of $225,000 plus relocation expenses. Four day work week. Four weeks of paid time off including one week of CME time. Generous health plan and partnership track offered. Student loan repayment also a possibility. Salary potential as a partner is more than 2x median for pediatrician. What makes our practice the one to consider? Stable private and public mixed client base has led to expansion of the practice to a new location with great visibility. Families enjoy seeing independent providers who do not have to consult a hospital practice manager to practice medicine their way. Our office is focused on being a medical home for our patients focusing on preventative care and immunizations in a timely manner and offering same day and walk-in sick visits six days a week and in the evenings. With patients loyally utilizing this model, we have been able to minimize unnecessary emergency room visits and increase the quality of care our patients are receiving. Our family oriented practice utilizes therapy dogs and a child-friendly interface to increase customer satisfaction. Check out our website at and make sure to check facebook @kidshealthcarerocks to get a feeling for our practice.

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Job ID: 041edee3-bf6d-4e28-9628-2bad397c9385

Practice Type: Employee

Employment Type: Permanent - Full Time

Open to Search Firm Solicitations: No

Parent Company

Hiring Organization

Lutheran Hospital of Indiana
7950 West Jefferson Boulevard
Fort Wayne, Indiana 46804

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