Lutheran Hospital/Lutheran Medical Group seeks a board eligible/board certified Endocrinologist to join a very busy, established practice. This 100% Endocrinology and predominantly outpatient opportunity is due to increasing demand in the community. The service area encompasses 23 counties with a current population of over one million residents, including 360,000 in Allen County alone. The practice staff consists of one other endocrinologist and five advanced practitioners; three NP’s cover the hospital with occasional clinic coverage and two others are designated specifically for the clinic.
LMG Endocrinology uses the Shared Medical Appointment approach for diabetes treatment and education. The onsite Certified Diabetic Educator performs a series of three classes covering medical conditions, medications, treatment options and test results. The practice Registered Dietitian provides nutrition instruction.
The current clinic hours are Monday – Friday, 8 am – 5 pm; procedures include ultrasounds, thyroid biopsies and needle aspirations. The anticipated call schedule is 1:4. No Visa support offered.
A comprehensive compensation package will be offered and may include:
- Base Salary plus Incentive
- Commencement Bonus
- Medical Education Debt Repayment
- Health and Retirement
Lutheran Hospital is a 396-bed tertiary care center in Ft. Wayne, Indiana. Since 1904, Lutheran Hospital has maintained its commitment to meeting the healthcare needs of northeast Indiana. Key services include Cardiac Care, Children’s Hospital, Comprehensive Cancer Center and Emergency Medicine including the only Pediatric Emergency Department in the region, Musculoskeletal Center and Neurological Services, Cardiac and Renal transplant center.