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As a new provider joining Deaconess Hospital, you will be based in a metropolitan community that has several outstanding opportunities.

Providers here are supported by a substantial patient base and below-average expenses.

Coupled with an above-average practice reimbursement rate and low cost of living, Evansville has what you're looking for...a comfortable, laid-back lifestyle. Located on the banks of the Ohio River in an area of more than a quarter million households, Deaconess providers enjoy low cost of living, excellent schools and a growing economy. Indiana is ranked as the number one "physician practice friendly" state. Indiana offers a favorable malpractice environment, a cooperative licensure board and low managed care penetration.

Deaconess Hospital, a tertiary care facility located in Southern Indiana, provides outstanding provider opportunities, including advanced technological facilities, a physician staff representing nearly every medical specialty, and an unopposed Family Medicine residency program.
  

Current Positions

ACNP, FNP or PA (F-T, 80 hrs./pay) – Deaconess Clinic-Morganfield

Deaconess Clinic is currently seeking a full-time Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant to join the Deaconess Clinic-Morganfield (Kentucky) location. The NP/PA will work in the office with Dr. Bebout providing coverage for acute patient visits. Typical working hours will be Monday through Friday (8:00 am to 5:00 pm) with some variation possible. Clinic is closed on weekends and on all major holidays. This position will have no after hours on-call responsibility (subject to change in the future at the request of the physician you are working with). This employed, exempt, position offers excellent compensation and a comprehensive benefits package. Fully integrated EMR system (Epic) between clinics and hospitals. Candidates must have a valid license to practice in the State of Kentucky.

ACNP, FNP or PA (F-T, 80 hrs./pay) – Deaconess Clinic-Urology Department

Deaconess Clinic is currently seeking a full-time Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant to join the Deaconess Clinic Urology Department. The NP/PA will work in the office with Drs. Klink and Vincent seeing post-op and follow-up patients. May see some new patients/consults in conjunction with the MD. This position will have some after hours on-call responsibility. This employed position offers excellent compensation and a comprehensive benefits package. Fully integrated EMR system (Epic) between clinics and hospitals. Candidates must have a valid license to practice in the State of Indiana.

Acute Care Nurse Practitioner/Physician Assistant – Main & Gateway (Hospitalist Group)

P-T, 40 hrs./pay; D/E
Deaconess Hospital is currently seeking one (1) part-time ACNP’s or PA’s to join its successful group of hospital physicians and mid-level providers. This p-t position will work a mix of days/evenings, including weekends and holidays. This position extends the services of the Deaconess Care Group Hospitalists by providing comprehensive health assessments, determining diagnosis, plans and prescribing treatments and managing health care regimens in collaboration with the designated physician(s). Provides care to acutely ill patients in the hospitalized setting. This role includes the promotion of wellness, prevention of complications and management of acute and chronic conditions. Works autonomously as well as in collaboration with a variety of individuals to diagnose and manage health care problems. Serves as a health care resource, interdisciplinary consultant, and patient advocate. The mid-level provider will practice in various sites within Deaconess Health System, including Deaconess Gateway Hospital and Deaconess Hospital. Fully integrated EMR system. As an employee of Deaconess, you will enjoy a competitive compensation and benefits package, plus incentive plan.

Experience preferred – new grads considered:

  • ACNP
  • PA-C (with active DEA and CSR)
  • FNP – 1-year minimum experience (Urgent Care, ED or Inpatient) – primary care/specialist office or “minute clinic” experience does not qualify.
  • FNP – new grad with minimum 3 years inpatient nursing experience (prefer ED or ICU)

Anesthesiologist

Deaconess Hospital seeks a BC/BE Anesthesiologist to join our growing team. This is a full-time, employed position with Deaconess Hospital. All anesthesia is hospital-based and you will do 100% of your own cases (no heart or OB). The group covers (Surgery and GI labs) at Deaconess Hospital (Level II Trauma Center), Deaconess Gateway Hospital and The Heart Hospital. The group currently includes 14 full-time and two part-time employed physicians. A minimum of 1 year of experience is preferred. Call is approximately 1:4. Electronic Medical Record shared between the hospitals (Epic). As an employee of Deaconess, you will enjoy a competitive compensation package, as well as a comprehensive benefits package.

Assistant Medical Director/Family Medicine Residency Program

The Deaconess Family Medicine Residency Program (current total of 18 Residents, but will be expanding to 24 Residents over the next three years) is seeking a BC FM physician to join their existing four faculty members. Potential candidates should possess strong teaching/leadership skills to work with our Residents. Two years of recent clinical experience preferred but not required. No competing residencies in the area. Responsible for staffing the Residents at the Residency and Family Medicine Center, assuring appropriate and safe patient care along with additional duties. Fully integrated EMR system. This full-time employed position enjoys competitive compensation, incentives, and a comprehensive benefits package.

Bariatric Medicine

Deaconess Clinic, which consists of 125+ primary and specialty care physicians in over 25 convenient locations, is currently seeking an energetic, highly motivated, Bariatric physician to join Deaconess Clinic Weight Loss Solutions. Candidates should be BC/BE in Bariatric Medicine or Family/Internal Medicine and willing to pursue certification. Board Eligibility/Certification required regardless of specialty. This full-time position will do both outpatient and inpatient work. Call coverage is limited coverage of inpatients during the week. Physician should have an interest in treating patients with a multidisciplinary approach. Electronic medical records shared between clinics and hospitals. Access to our nationally ranked Clinical Research Center provides improved patient care and income enhancement. As an employee of Deaconess Clinic, you will experience a competitive salary and a comprehensive benefits package.

CRNAs

Deaconess Hospital is currently seeking 3 full-time CRNA’s to join their growing team. The ideal candidates will provide coverage under the direction of a physician to patients in the Endoscopy labs at Deaconess Hospital (main campus) and Deaconess Gateway Hospital. 1-3 years of experience is preferred but not required. Coverage will be Monday-Friday, with weekend coverage as needed. Fully integrated EMR system. As an employee of Deaconess, you will enjoy a competitive salary and benefits package.

Emergency Medicine

Deaconess Hospital is currently seeking a BC/BE, emergency medicine-trained physician to provide coverage at both Deaconess Hospital (main campus) and Deaconess Gateway Hospital. This position involves approximately 15 shifts/month, working eight- and nine-hour shifts. 39,000 annual visits at Deaconess Gateway Hospital and 55,000 annual visits at Deaconess Hospital, a Level II trauma center. Fully integrated EMR system. Nocturnists on staff, so limited # of nights required to work. As a full-time employee of Deaconess, you will enjoy a comprehensive benefits package, in addition to a competitive salary plus incentives/bonus.

Family Medicine - Gateway

Deaconess Clinic, which consists of 125+ primary and specialty care physicians in over 25 convenient locations, is seeking two BC/BE Family Medicine physicians to join our growing team! The ideal candidates will join the Deaconess Clinic-Gateway Professional Building location (1 in 2014 and 1 in 2015). Join an existing group of family practitioners at this location, which is attached to Deaconess Gateway Hospital. Lab and Radiology services available in the hospital. OB is optional. Shared EMR system between clinics and hospitals. As an employee of Deaconess Clinic, you will experience a competitive salary and a comprehensive benefits package.

Family Medicine - Mary Street

Deaconess Clinic, which consists of 125+ primary and specialty care physicians in over 25 convenient locations, is seeking a BC/BE Family Medicine physician to join our growing team! The ideal candidate will join the Deaconess Clinic-Mary Street location. Join an existing group of (3) three family practitioners and (1) one physician assistant at this location, which is attached to Deaconess Hospital main campus. Lab and Radiology services available in the hospital. Shared EMR system between clinics and hospitals. As an employee of Deaconess Clinic, you will experience a competitive salary and a comprehensive benefits package.

Family Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant

(Full-time, 64 hrs./pay, day/evening/night)
The Deaconess Emergency Department is currently seeking a full-time Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant to provide services under the direction of a physician to patients in the emergency department at Deaconess Main & Gateway Hospitals. Combination 8 & 12-hour shifts with weekend obligation based on scheduling need. Holiday rotation is also required. This employed position provides competitive compensation and a comprehensive benefits package. Candidates should be licensed in the State of Indiana and certified by the ANCC/AANP or Master of Science in Physician Assistant Studies. BLS, ACLS, PALS and NIHSS required within 12 months of hire.

Family Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant – Emergency Department

(P-T, 48 hours/pay, night shift)
The Deaconess Emergency Department is currently seeking a part-time Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant to provide services under the direction of a physician to patients in the emergency department at Deaconess Gateway Hospital (but is expected to work at the main campus ED as needed). Holiday rotation is also required. This employed position provides competitive compensation and a comprehensive benefits package. Candidates should be licensed in the State of Indiana and certified by the ANCC/AANP or Master of Science in Physician Assistant Studies. BLS, ACLS, PALS and NIHSS required within 12 months of hire.

Family or Acute Care Nurse Practitioner – Deaconess Clinic - The Village at Hamilton Pointe

(F.T, 80 hours/pay, Monday-Friday)
Deaconess Clinic is currently seeking a full-time FNP or ACNP to join its new Post-Acute Care Transitions program. The full-time provider will be stationed at The Village at Hamilton Pointe in Newburgh, IN. The NP will provide care to these patients and work collaboratively with nursing home personnel and Deaconess Health System personnel to create and improve post-acute care transitions across the continuum of care. Enjoy a competitive salary and a comprehensive benefit package. Providers will utilize a fully integrated EMR system (Epic).

Work Schedule:

  • Typical work hours will be Monday through Friday, 8 AM - 5 PM, with some variation possible.
  • Providers will be stationed out of one nursing home, but other locations may be assigned based on patient volume and need.
  • On call responsibility may be at the request of the physician(s) and/or facility you are working with.

Candidates with the following qualifications will be considered:

  • Experienced NP (Family or Acute Care) (2+ years’ experience preferred)
  • New Graduate NP (Family or Acute Care) - Must have minimum 2 years prior nursing experience
  • Candidates should be licensed in IN and KY and certified by the ANCC

Family or Acute Care Nurse Practitioner – Gastroenterology (Inpatient)

P-T, 20 hours/week; work 5 out of 6 weekends, Friday-Sunday
Deaconess Clinic is currently seeking a part-time ACNP or FNP to join their staff in the GI Department. This position will provide weekend support to the inpatient GI services at Deaconess Hospital and Deaconess Gateway Hospital. Typical working hours will be 5 out of 6 weekends. Typical working hours will be Saturday & Sunday from 7am to 6pm, some variation possible. On call responsibilities will include a minimum of 1 weekend night per weekend (5pm to 7am); may vary based on coverage needs. The ACNP/FNP will be one of two NP’s providing weekend coverage, working with the gastroenterologist who is on call. Master’s degree with advanced training or education as an ACNP or FNP, along with a valid license in the state of Indiana. Experience in a ACNP/NP role is preferred.

FNP, ACNP or PA – Deaconess Weight Loss Solutions Center

F-T, 64 hours/pay: Days, Monday-Friday
Deaconess Hospital is currently seeking a full-time FNP, ACNP or PA to join the staff at Deaconess Weight Loss Solutions. The practice is primarily outpatient with some inpatient rounding on post-surgical patients. The Nurse Practitioner will work with the Bariatric surgeons to develop a coordinated approach to care, working with patients in all phases of the program; from pre-operative screening to long term post-operative follow-up. The schedule is working 4 of 5 days per week, Monday-Friday and no weekends. No Call required. Candidates should be licensed in the State of Indiana and certified by the ANCC/AANP or Master of Science in Physician Assistant Studies.

Gastroenterologist

Deaconess Clinic, which consists of 125+ primary and specialty care physicians in over 25 convenient locations, is currently seeking a BC/BE gastroenterologist to join our busy multi-specialty group practice. The practice is a mixture of outpatient and inpatient. Call coverage is 1:6. Candidates must have ERCP experience and EUS experience is preferred but not required. We offer a state-of-the-art procedure center and a system-wide EMR system along with our very own Clinical Research Institute. As an employee of Deaconess Clinic, you will experience a competitive salary and a comprehensive benefits package.

Hospitalists

Deaconess Hospital is currently seeking three Internists to join its successful group of twenty-five (25) employed Hospitalists. Responsible for 180 shifts/year (approximately 15/month). As an employee of Deaconess Hospital, enjoy a collaborative work environment with high patient and referring physician satisfaction. Fully integrated EMR system. This employed group also enjoys solid support from Deaconess administration, with positions that offer competitive compensation, incentives, and a comprehensive benefits package.

Hospitalist Fellows

Deaconess Hospital offers a one-year fellowship in hospitalist medicine.  Ideal candidates are family physicians who wish to further their knowledge of inpatient medicine and procedural skills needed to care for acutely ill inpatients, and internists who have been away from inpatient medicine and wish to refresh their knowledge and skills.  Deaconess incorporates didactic lectures with supervised patient care consistent with the guidelines recommended by the Society of Hospital Medicine.  As a tertiary regional referral center serving nearly 900,000 people in three states, Deaconess offers a diverse exposure to pathology and severity of illness.  Primary teaching and supervision is provided by the Deaconess Care Group, Deaconess’ 22 physician hospitalist group which covers our two state-of-the-art acute care hospitals and specialty heart hospital 24/7/365.  Our open ICU model offers ample experience in critical care and the hospitalist service offers a nice balance of primary admitting and consultative roles.  Administratively, the fellowship is associated with our family medicine residency which supports 18 residents in our three-year training program.  Resident and medical student supervision and teaching is incorporated into fellowship responsibilities to maximize the learning environment of our teaching hospital.  One-on-one rotations with highly skilled and engaged specialists like pulmonary/critical care, nephrology, cardiology, infectious disease and others is a major strength of our fellowship program.  Employment opportunities exist with our hospitalist group for successful candidates and compensation is competitive with other PGY 4 fellowships.

Internist   
 
Deaconess Clinic, which consists of 100+ primary and specialty care physicians in over 20 convenient locations, is seeking a BC/BE Internist. The ideal candidate will join the Deaconess Clinic-Gateway location, joining two other Clinic Internists. This is a traditional outpatient practice with some inpatient work. As an employee of Deaconess Clinic, you will experience a competitive salary and a comprehensive benefits package.

Nephrologists

Deaconess Clinic, which consists of 125+ primary and specialty care physicians in over 25 convenient locations, is currently seeking three (3) Nephrologists to join their growing team of employed physicians. Shared EMR system between clinics and hospitals. As an employee of Deaconess Clinic, you will experience a competitive salary and a comprehensive benefits package.

Nocturnist

Deaconess Care Group is currently seeking Nocturnists to join their growing team! DCG currently has 25 employed Hospitalists in the group, including one (1) Nocturnist. This position works 144 shifts per year, working 8:00 pm to 8:00 am. As an employed physician of Deaconess Hospital, you will enjoy a collaborative work environment with high patient and referring physician satisfaction. Fully integrated EMR system. This employed group also enjoys solid support from Deaconess administration, with positions that offer competitive compensation, incentives and a comprehensive benefits package. Premium pay for Nocturnist positions.

Otolaryngologist

Deaconess Clinic, which consists of 125+ primary and specialty care physicians in over 25 convenient locations, is currently seeking a BC/BE Otolaryngologist to join our busy multi-specialty group practice. The practice is a mixture of outpatient, inpatient and surgical services with schedule dictated by patient/surgical demand of physician’s practice. Call coverage is 1:6. Electronic medical records shared between clinics and hospitals. Access to our nationally ranked Clinical Research Center provides improved patient care and income enhancement. As an employee of Deaconess Clinic, you will experience a competitive salary and a comprehensive benefits package.

Palliative Care Medical Director

Deaconess is seeking a Medical Director who will be responsible for the medical direction of the Palliative Care Services for Deaconess Health System, directly prescribing care when appropriate and in collaboration with the patients' attending physicians. The Medical Director will also be involved with staff education, quality improvement, reviewing P&P's, program evaluation and patient care planning as needed. Fellowship-trained or certification in Palliative Care preferred, but not required. Will consider BC/BE Family Medicine or Internal Medicine trained physicians with interest or experience in Palliative Care, plus two years of experience. No call required. As a full-time, employed physician, you will receive a competitive salary and a comprehensive benefits package.

Primary Care

Ferrell Hospital, a 25-bed critical access hospital in Eldorado, Illinois, is seeking a full-time primary care physician to join its employed medical group. The hospital currently employs three family physicians and five physician assistants. The opportunity will provide an excellent compensation and benefits package. For more information about this excellent opportunity, please contact Pam Harbison at 618-273-3361, ext. 151.

Pulmonary/Critical Care

Deaconess Hospital is seeking Pulmonary/Critical Care physicians to join their existing group of 5 employed physicians, 4 nurse practitioners and 1 physician assistant. The ideal candidate will see inpatients at Deaconess Hospital, Deaconess Gateway Hospital and The Heart Hospital. The outpatient office is across the street from the main hospital campus. Sleep Medicine would be optional. Rotating schedule including the ICU, Floors and outpatient clinic. Shared call amongst the group. As an employee of Deaconess Hospital, you will enjoy a competitive compensation and benefits package.

Urgent Care

Deaconess Clinic, which consists of 125+ primary and specialty care physicians in over 25 convenient locations, is seeking a BC/BE Family Medicine physician to join our growing team! This full-time position will provide health care services to the 2 Deaconess Urgent Care Centers in Evansville and a new Deaconess Urgent Care Center opening in Henderson, KY. Join an existing staff of four physicians and four nurse practitioners plus several supplemental providers. The candidate should be comfortable providing occupational medicine services and must be willing to obtain their DOT Examiners Certification. Shared EMR system between clinics and hospitals. We anticipate to fill this position in the Summer or Fall of 2015. As a full-time employee of Deaconess Clinic, you will experience a competitive hourly wage plus incentives and a comprehensive benefits package.

Urologist

Deaconess Clinic, which consists of 100+ primary and specialty care physicians in over 20 convenient locations, is seeking a BC/BE Urologist to join their growing team!  The ideal candidate will join the Deaconess Clinic-Downtown location.   Join an existing group of four physicians, with state-of-the-art Procedure Center offering IV conscious sedation in the downtown facility.  At our Deaconess Clinic Gateway facility, enjoy state-of-the-art Urodynamics with video capability.  Call:  1:4.   Shared EMR system between clinics and hospitals. As an employee of Deaconess Clinic, you will experience a competitive salary and a comprehensive benefits package.

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