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Physician Assistant in East Chicago, IN at TeamHealth 

Date Posted: 6/18/2019

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TeamHealth has an excellent opportunity for an experienced Physician Assistant or family Nurse Practitioner looking to join an emergency department team at a leading healthcare system in northwest Indiana. St. Catherine Hospital is a 190-bed facility located in the heart of a historic residential neighborhood. Many 'first-ever' procedures have been performed over the years at St. Catherine Hospital due to the collaboration between doctors, nurses, staff and the community. The emergency department has an annual volume of 31,500 with 19 beds, 31 hours of physician coverage and 20 hours of advanced practice clinician coverage daily. The hospital has excellent back up coverage and the admission rate is approximately 15%. We also have accredited chest pain and stroke care centers, including a TeleStroke partnership with Rush University Medical Center, with teams that can treat a heart attack or stroke in minutes.

We welcome the opportunity to share more information with you and learn about what you seek in a position. Clinicians who join TeamHealth are offered excellent support and resources to maintain a high quality of work-life balance. Enjoy the administrative support, resources and strength only found in a nationwide clinician network. If you or someone you know may have interest in joining a great group, please contact us today. We ask that you be board certified or board eligible in Emergency Medicine to apply.

Position Highlights:
  • Fully paid professional liability insurance (with tail)
  • Health, dental, vision, short-term & long-term disability
  • Concierge services
Growing community just outside the Windy City East Chicago is located on the shore of Lake Michigan near the Illinois and Indiana state line, just 24 miles from downtown Chicago. The city offers a great mix of outdoor amenities near the big city. Relax on Whihala Beach or enjoy fishing, windsurfing and more on Wolf Lake and its surrounding park. When you aren't visiting the local breweries or catching a performance at Towle Theater, make the quick trip to Chicago for Broadway performances, professional sporting events, upscale shopping and dining, and all the trappings of the Windy City!

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