Franciscan Physician Network is seeking a Physician Assistant to meet the growing demand for orthopedic surgery who preferably has a background in surgical procedures. Candidate will join our growing practice located at Franciscan Health Center for Hip & Knee Surgery in Mooresville, Indiana. This opportunity will allow the physician assistant to work with a team of experienced orthopedic surgeons in a state-of-the-art surgical environment and treat oncology patients.
The Center for Hip & Knee Surgery has received several honors for quality and outstanding outcomes, including:
Franciscan Health Mooresville ranked #1 Hospital in Indiana for Medical Excellence in Joint Replacement (CareChexÂ® â“ an information service of Quantros Inc., 2018).
Franciscan Health MooresvilleÂ ranked Top 10% in the Nation for Joint Replacement (CareChexÂ® â“ an information service of Quantros Inc., 2018).
Recognized as one of the âœ100 hospitals and health systems with great orthopedic programsâ (Beckerâ™s Healthcare, 2017).
Aetna Institute of QualityÂ® Orthopedic Care Facilities Award for Total Joint Replacement Surgery (2017). Â See our news release.Â
A five-star rating in total knee and replacement for the past 11 years (Healthgrades, 2003-2015).
Top 2% in the Nation for Joint Replacement Surgery (Healthgrades, 2015).
Named Americaâ™s 100 Best Hospitals for Joint Replacement Surgery (Healthgrades, 2015).
Annual host for John N. Insall Traveling Fellows - top knee surgeons who visit the top 10 knee replacement sites in the world to observe the latest knee replacement techniques.
WHAT WE NEED:
Ideal candidate will have 2+ years of surgical/1st assist orthopedic experience; clinic experience is also preferred. Candidate will have a focus on clinical excellence and patient satisfaction. Physician Assistant will display exceptional interpersonal skills and desire to develop strong ties with the community and existing medical staff. Provider will need to work collaboratively with physician to coordinate and deliver the highest quality of patient care.
WHAT YOU CAN EXPECT:
Traditional operating room schedule: Monday & Thursday
Average outpatient volume: 15 - 20 patients per day
Up-to-date technologies and state-of-the-art surgical equipment
Strong group with extensive knowledge
WHO WE ARE:
Franciscan Physician Network (FPN), a division ofÂ FRANCISCAN HEALTH, brings together the many primary care and specialty physician groups associated with Franciscan Healthâ™s hospitals and access points across Indiana and Illinois. FPN includes over 1,000 physicians and advanced practice providers.
With 13 hospitals, Franciscan Health is one of the largest Catholic health care systems in the Midwest. Of our 260+ locations, many are nationally recognized Centers of Health Care Excellence. Franciscan Health takes pride in providing compassionate, comprehensive care for our patients and the communities we serve.
WHAT WE OFFER:
At Franciscan Physician Network we strive to create a flexible and realistic work-life balance for our providers. Full- and part-time opportunities are offered with benefits, which could include:
27 days of Paid Time Off plus five additional paid days for CME with annual stipend
Full benefits package, including health, life, dental, vision and legal insurance
Retirement options, including 403(b), 457(b), 401(a)
Indianapolis, Indianaâ™s capital city, is in the heart of it all. Whether you are looking for a quiet suburban feel or the hustle and bustle of living in downtown, Indianapolis offers an affordable cost of living with excellent school options. Indianapolis continues to grow with thriving businesses and retailers, a strong corporate base, talented workforce, robust convention/hospitality market, and a quickly-expanding residential community with a superb quality of life.
Indianapolis has a large, diverse population with many cultural events and restaurants.Â Indianapolis is famously associated with sporting events as it hosts two of the largest one-day sporting events in the USA: the Indianapolis 500 and the Allstate 400 at the Brickyard. It is also home to several professional sporting teams like the NBA's Pacers, the WNBA's Fever, the NFL's Colts, and the Indianapolis Indians as well as top notch sporting facilities like the Lucas Oil Stadium.
Vibrant dining scene with a wide range of cuisines
Indianapolis Museum of Art, The Childrenâ™s Museum, The Eiteljorg, and many more museums
Various shopping districts like Mass Avenue, known for its many unique stores and boutiques; Fountain Square, an eclectic district located east of downtown, home to antique stores, art galleries and music stores; and Broad Ripple Village, an enclave that offers several trendy independent shops and boutiques.
Internal Number: R-058828
About FPN Indianapolis
A trusted leader in providing faith-based, integrated health care, Franciscan Alliance brings together the latest technology, innovative procedures and the brightest, most compassionate people to serve our patients in Indiana, Illinois and Michigan. Throughout our 13 hospitals and many medical practices, we offer a number of nationally recognized Centers of Health Care Excellence.For more than 135 years, Franciscan Alliance has stayed true to our founding mission to care for everyone who comes through our doors. We treat our patients with the best possible care by following the guiding ethical values embodied by our founding congregation, the Sisters of St. Francis of Perpetual Adoration. Always mindful of our Christian stewardship to the Roman Catholic Church, we minister with joy, care and compassion according to the ideals of St. Francis of Assisi and our founder, Mother Maria Theresia Bonzel.