Bluffton Regional Hospital is seeking to recruit TWO BC/BE Family Medicine physicians to join an existing multi-specialty group "Bluffton Medical Group", a 34 member group with 29 physicians and 5 mid-level providers. There are 8 Family Medicine physicians in the group. This setting is an outpatient only opportunity, however, incoming physician may elect to practice traditional (inpatient/outpatient mix and follow own patients in ER, etc.) OB is not required but is optional The position will be employed and the current call expectation is 1:6. (practice - telephone). Hospitalist coverage available for ER / inpatients!
Reason for search: Growth, supply and demand ratios, succession planning for a retiring FP.
Lead FP in group: Dr. Larry Jones
There are 4 office locations:
* Bluffton - on campus of hospital - this is the main office where most of the group
members are housed
* Markle - 15 miles out (3 providers - 1 FP and 2 mid-levels)
* Warren - 15 miles out (1 provider - 1 mid-level)
* Ossian - 8 miles out (2 providers - 2 FPs)
*No Visa support.
A comprehensive compensation package will be offered and may include:
- Salary (MGMA guidelines) plus Incentive (WRVUs)
- Sign On / Commencement bonus
- Relocation Assistance
- Health and Retirement Benefits
- Medical Education Debt Assistance
- Residency Stipend
Multi-specialty practice in a rural setting with several single-provider specialties offered. Current service lines include Family Medicine, Internal Medicine, OB/GYN, General Surgery, Podiatry, Orthopedics, GI, Pediatrics, Urology, Cardiology, Neurology, Pulmonology, Rheumatology, Ophthalmology, ENT, Audiology, and Dentistry.
Located less than 30 minutes from a larger tertiary care center (Lutheran Hospital of Fort Wayne)
Part of a 8-hospital Lutheran Health Network
Great community atmosphere with excellent school systems available in the county (population: city is approximately 10,000; County is around 28,000).
The city of Bluffton has received several awards over the years. See link: http://blufftonindiana.net/award-winning-city/