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Physician - Pediatric Medicine - Munster, IN, USA

Job Description

Job Description

Munster Family Wellness Center

9800 Valparaiso Drive Munster, Indiana 46321


Franciscan Physician Network is seeking a Board Eligible/Board Certified Pediatric Medicine physician to join our growing pediatric medicine practice at Franciscan Physician Network Family Wellness Center Munster in Munster, IN. Our providers diagnose and treat medical illnesses, provide preventive care such as annual checkups and health risk assessments, and give guidance on maintaining a healthy lifestyle. In addition, they manage chronic conditions and can refer to specialists or coordinate hospital care as needed.


Ideal candidate will have a strong focus on compassionate clinical excellence and patient satisfaction. Candidate will display exceptional interpersonal skills and desire to develop strong ties with the community and existing medical staff. Physician will need to work collaboratively with all physicians and staff members to deliver the highest quality of patient care.


  • Clinic hours: Monday, Wednesday, Friday: 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.; Tuesday, Thursday: 8:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m.
  • Flexible full-time schedule
  • Call rotation for weekends & holidays: 1:7
  • Average outpatient volume: 20 – 25 patients per day
  • Average inpatient volume: varies
  • EPIC electronic medical record
  • Busy, established practice
  • Strong mentorship available from seasoned physicians in practice
  • Telehealth offered


Franciscan Health is a non-profit health care ministry with primary and specialty care physician groups located throughout Indiana and Illinois. Franciscan is known for our mission of caring.  Our values of Respect for Life; Fidelity to Our Mission; Compassionate Concern; Joyful Service; and Christian Stewardship extend to our employees and patients.

With 12 hospital ministries, Franciscan Health is one of the largest Catholic health care organizations in the Midwest. Franciscan Health includes over 1,000 employed physicians and advanced practice providers. Franciscan providers enjoy a team approach to care.  Of our 260+ locations , many are nationally recognized Centers of Health Care Excellence.


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:

  • Competitive compensation, including income guarantee, with bonus incentives
  • Generous recruitment bonus program including relocation allowance; commencement and retention packages
  • Paid malpractice
  • 27 days of Allowed 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)
  • Short- and Long-Term Own Occupation Disability
  • Customized marketing support
  • Leadership development through board and committee opportunities


For more information, please contact Physician and Provider Services Team at or (844) 376-3627.


Hammond , Dyer , and Munster are cities located in beautiful Lake County, IN. Located thirty minutes southeast of downtown Chicago . The cities are part of the Chicago metropolitan area, while still maintaining a rural and suburban feel. Situated along the South Shore of Lake Michigan , the cities offer many opportunities to enjoy the beach, sand dunes, and many outdoor activities. Hammond, Dyer, and Munster offer an affordable cost of living, excellent school options including private and public schools, and a diverse employment base with a strong commercially insured base of employees.


  • Doctorate Required
  • Physician License (DR/DO) - Upon Hire Required – and -
  • Board Certification in Specialty Discipline (or eligibility if appropriate) - Upon Hire Required
  • Basic Life Support Program (BLS) - American Heart Association Upon Hire Required


Never or Rarely


It is the policy of Franciscan Alliance to provide equal employment to its employees and qualified applicants for employment as otherwise required by an applicable local, state or Federal law.

Franciscan Alliance reserves a Right of Conscience objection in the event local, state or Federal ordinances that violate its values and the free exercise of its religious rights.

Franciscan Alliance is committed to equal employment opportunity.

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Employer: Franciscan Health
Location: Munster, IN, USA
Position Type: Physician (MD, DO, Resident)
Employment Type: Permanent
Specialty: Pediatrics
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