Beacon Health System * Lighting the Way to Wellness - The nonprofit parent organization of Elkhart General Hospital and Memorial Hospital of South Bend, providing world-class care throughout North Central Indiana and Southwestern Michigan

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Medical Group Employment

Beacon Health System is the largest, most integrated health care system that provides world-class care throughout north central Indiana and southwestern Michigan. Beacon is governed by volunteer representatives of the community guided by a mission to improve the quality of life for the people of our community. Elkhart General Hospital and Memorial Hospital of South Bend, two accomplished medical legacies operating health care facilities in Elkhart, St. Joseph and LaPorte counties in Indiana, as well as in Michigan, have each delivered exceptional and compassionate care for more than 100 years.

Services include inpatient care in the licensed 365-bed Elkhart General Hospital and 526-bed Memorial Hospital of South Bend, outpatient care, primary physician care, urgent care, trauma care, home care and educational programs for adults and children. Beacon is home to northern Indiana’s only designated children’s hospital.

Beacon Medical Group, a division of Beacon Health System, is the largest, most comprehensive medical group in the region currently employing more than 200 physicians.

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Beacon is offering a market competitive salary, using MGMA data, along with 4 weeks vacation, 5 days of CME, and 6 paid holidays. Other benefits include, but are not limited to:

  • Medical, Dental, and Vision insurance options
  • Life insurance options
  • Long-term disability
  • Relocation allowance
  • Health Care and Dependent Care Spending Accounts
  • CME allowance
  • Rewards for Savings Plans 403(b) and 457(b)
  • Paid Malpractice with tail coverage
Elkhart

Elkhart merges the old and the new in this delightful community situated amid the rustic beauty of north central Indiana. You will find this town of 50,000 has an energy about it that flows from the incredible architecture, wonderful parks and thriving arts community. Elkhart, halfway between Chicago and Toledo (just a two-hour drive in either direction) and located along the famous Heritage Trail, embodies a community marked by lively main streets and scenic backroads. The nearby communities of Goshen, Nappanee, Middlebury and Bristol extend the hometown hospitality across this region known for its charming beauty.

Learn more about Elkhart, Indiana.

South Bend

Enjoy the beauty of Midwest living in a friendly, vibrant community that blends small-town charm with a bevy of big-city cultural and recreational attractions. The South Bend area, with a population of 100,000, provides everything you and your family needs: quality public and private schools at all levels; housing that boasts architectural design and structural integrity unmatched anywhere else in Indiana; and recreational opportunities that showcase the best northern Indiana has to offer. In addition to favorable malpractice rates, Indiana has one of the lowest costs of living in the country, and South Bend was even featured on the NBC’s “Today” show as the No. 1 pick of the top 10 cities nationwide with the best housing values.

Learn more about South Bend, Indiana.

Physician Opportunities

Adult Hospitalist Opportunity
Submit CV to Caren Foster

Memorial Hospital is seeking Adult Hospitalists to add to our growing and expanding service.  The program currently includes eighteen hospitalists and five midlevel providers.  At Memorial, hospitalists have the opportunity to work more predictable hours, yet with unpredictable cases.  The practice treats patients with a wide range of socio-economic backgrounds and interesting pathology.  Providers have the opportunity to cooperate in the care of varied medical issues across many specialties, including surgery, ICU and our Level II Trauma Center.

The hospitalist department at Memorial is well respected in the community; providers receive immense support from the specialists with whom they work.  In addition, our highly skilled radiology department provides procedural support for our hospitalists.  High-patient satisfaction scores combined with low-turnover rates demonstrate the strength and stability of the hospitalist program.  The unique scheduling system allows providers to create a work-life balance, while group congeniality within the program generates a positive work atmosphere.  A full time position includes approximately 183 shifts per year, some nights and some days.  These shifts are 8 or 10 hours, not the typical 12 hour shifts.  Also unique are separate call shifts allowing focused, uninterrupted rounding shifts.

Location
The Hospitalists at Memorial Hospital
Adult Psychiatry, Elkhart, Indiana
Submit CV to Loretta (Lori) Tompkins

Beacon Medical Group Behavioral Health Elkhart is seeking a BC/BE Adult Psychiatrist to provide psychiatric services. The mission of Behavioral Health Elkhart is to provide quality mental health services to the diverse Elkhart community and to empower individuals and families to reach their highest potential.

The successful candidate will join 3 other Board Certified Adult Psychiatrists. Psychiatrists are able to work in their sub-specialty area of interest while supporting the whole behavioral health services. Practice opportunities include outpatient as well as inpatient admissions and consults on the medical floor at Elkhart General Hospital.

Inpatient call is shared among the psychiatrists with mid-level provider support. Elkhart General Hospital has a 16 bed inpatient unit. Programming includes individual therapy, health concepts, education, coping skills, recreational therapy, electroconvulsive therapy, psychotherapy, stress management, drug and alcohol detoxification.

Outpatient programming includes family and couples counseling, individual therapy, medication management, psychological testing and assessment/evaluation.

Location
Beacon Medical Group Behavioral Health Elkhart
Cardiothoracic Surgery
Submit CV to: Lori Tompkins, Physician Recruiter

 

Cardiothoracic Surgery

South Bend, Indiana

 

Beacon Medical Group Cardiothoracic Surgery South Bend is seeking a board certified/board eligible cardiothoracic surgeon to join its existing cardiothoracic surgery practice.  The practice covers two locations and two hospitals. This open position will join a colleague at Memorial Hospital of South Bend.  Two other board certified surgeons cover Elkhart General Hospital in Elkhart, Indiana.  Call will be 1:4 weekends and 1:4 weekdays.  This position provides a great opportunity for a surgeon to dedicate their expertise and to expand the program that is currently beyond the capacity of one surgeon.

Memorial Hospital has a known Innovative, Quality approach to patient services in the Midwest which includes:

  • The Region’s only Level II Trauma Center and  MedFlight Helicopter
  • Northern Indiana’s only designated Children’s Hospital
  • State of the Art Hybrid Operating Suites
  • Thoracic Oncology Clinic
  • Heart Valve Clinic

 

Memorial’s recent innovations have included a $90 million surgical suite replacement project, a new Regional Cancer Center, and the expansion of Memorial Children’s Hospital.  We are very proud of our accomplishments in attracting a number of quality, primary care physicians and subspecialists to our community and invite you to explore all we have to offer. 

 

Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrician
Submit CV to Loretta (Lori) Tompkins

Memorial Pediatric Subspecialties, a Memorial Medical Group practice, is seeking a BC/BE Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrician to join one other developmental behavioral pediatrician along with a complement of other pediatric subspecialties. Those include clinic neurology, behavioral-developmental peds, C/A psychiatry, pulmonology, infectious disease, gastroenterology and hematology/oncology.

Memorial Children's Hospital, a member of NACHRI, is located within Memorial Hospital's 526 bed facility. The Children's Hospital includes a 36 bed Level IIIB NICU, a 10 bed PICU and a 20 bed general pediatric unit. Medical staff includes neonatology, critical care and hospitalist services.

Location
Memorial Children's Hospital Pediatric Multi-Specialty
Family Medicine Opportunity - Goshen, IN
Submit CV to Lori Tompkins

The successful candidate will be able to:

  • Treat diverse cases, work with local Amish community, and perform Obstetrics, if desired
  • Follow own inpatients or utilize established Hospitalist service at Elkhart General Hospital, our 325-bed acute care facility, located just 10 miles away
  • Great quality of life with a 1:7/1:8 call rotation, call shared with two other physician groups
  • Option to participate in clinical trials and work with medical students through Indiana University School of Medicine, as well as local Family Medicine Residents
  • On-site lab, full-service x-ray and diagnostic imaging with part-time outpatient Radiology
  • Aggressive marketing plan in place for all new providers and desirable payor mix
  • Obstetrics services include a highly trained staff of Obstetricians/Gynecologists, Level IIB NICU, Neonatology and 24/7 Neonatology Nurse Practitioner coverage, CRNA staffing 24/7, and recently remodeled 36-bed LDRP unit
  • Our facility comprises over 30 medical and surgical specialties and offers a full range of neurodiagnostic imaging, electrodiagnostic testing, and therapeutic services
Family Medicine Opportunity with the Neighborhood Health Centers
Submit CV to Loretta (Lori) Tompkins

Beacon Medical Group Neighborhood Health Centers is seeking BC/BE family medicine physicians to join other very strong BC family medicine physicians. The practice is primarily outpatient medicine plus nursery coverage, with obstetrics preferred, but not required.  The clinic embraces the PCMH/population management model of care.  The clinic also has an office based surgery suite, accredited by AAAHC, and offers the availability to perform endoscopy.  The practice serves a mixed socioeconomic population including a sliding fee scale. Beacon operates three neighborhood health centers.

Physicians will work with mid-level providers and have interaction with medical students and residents. The Clinic is located on the campus of Memorial Hospital of South Bend. The Clinic medical staff also includes a part time pediatrician and an infectious disease physician.   

Family Medicine Opportunity, Elkhart, Indiana
Submit CV to Loretta (Lori) Tompkins

Beacon Medical Group-Elkhart East, a division of Beacon Health System, located in Elkhart, Indiana, is seeking a BE/BC Family Medicine Physician, to join four other Family Medicine Physicians in a high volume, ready-made practice. The successful candidate will be able to:

Treat diverse cases and perform Obstetrics, if desired

  • Follow own inpatients or utilize established Hospitalist service at Elkhart General Hospital, our 325-bed acute care facility, located just 10 miles away
  • Great quality of life with a 1:7/1:8 call rotation, call shared with two other physician groups
  • Option to participate in clinical trials and work with medical students through Indiana University School of Medicine, as well as local Family Medicine Residents
  • On-site lab, full-service x-ray and diagnostic imaging with part-time outpatient Radiology
  • Aggressive marketing plan in place for all new providers and desirable payor mix
  • Obstetrics services available, include a highly trained staff of Obstetricians/Gynecologists, Level IIB NICU, Neonatology and 24/7 Neonatology Nurse Practitioner coverage, CRNA staffing 24/7, and recently remodeled 36-bed LDRP unit
Location
Beacon Medical Group Elkhart East
Family Medicine Opportunity, LaPorte, Indiana
Submit CV to Loretta (Lori) Tompkins

Beacon Medical Group LaPorte is seeking a family medicine physician to join their current group of eight BC family medicine physicians. The current group is a blend of new and experienced physicians who support each other in all aspects of providing care. This position is primarily outpatient medicine utilizing a stable hospitalist group for hospital admissions. This premier practice continues to see 100 new patients every month; a new physician’s practice will grow quickly. Outreach services to the clinic include podiatry, rheumatology, cardiology, nephrology, orthopedics, PM&R, pulmonology, and urology.

The clinic operates an outpatient surgical center including an in-house imaging department with x-ray, ultrasound, and CT. A full service moderate complexity lab is also located within the facility.

Learn more about LaPorte, Indiana.

Location
Beacon Medical Group LaPorte
Geriatric Psychiatry Opportunity - South Bend, IN
Submit CV to: Lori Tompkins

Beacon Medical Group Behavioral Health South Bend is seeking a BC/BE Geriatric Psychiatrist to join our multidisciplinary team of 10 physicians and allied health providers. Psychiatrists are able to work in their sub-specialty area of interest while supporting the whole behavioral health services. Memorial Epworth Hospital and Center includes a 24-bed geriatric unit, along with psychiatric triage and admissions and includes an active TMS/ECT program.  Beacon Medical Group Behavioral Health South Bend is located on the campus of Memorial Hospital of South Bend. The practice opportunity includes a variety of inpatient and/or outpatient, as well as a consult/liaison service at Memorial Hospital’s 526-bed tertiary care center.

Location
Beacon Medical Group Behavioral Health South Bend
Hematology/Oncology Opportunity
Submit CV to Caren Foster

Beacon Medical Group, in conjunction with Memorial Hospital of South Bend, is seeking a BC/BE Hematology/Medical Oncologist. This candidate will join two other BC Hematologist/Oncologist in a new medical oncology program in the Regional Cancer Center at Memorial Hospital of South Bend. Qualified candidates will be excellent clinicians and have a very strong interest in assisting with the development and growth of the new program. The practice has two main locations, one in South Bend and another in Mishawaka, just 15 minutes apart. Both locations have full services including infusion and radiation therapies. Some outreach clinics will be established.

The Regional Cancer Center boasts an outstanding Radiation Oncology service and is supported by superb medical (gastroenterology, infectious disease, pulmonology) and surgical (breast, colorectal surgery, general surgery, head and neck, neurosurgery, thoracic surgery, urology) subspecialties, apheresis, diagnostic pathology and diagnostic and interventional radiology.

Maternal Fetal Medicine Opportunity
Submit CV to Caren Foster

Are you looking for the Holy Grail of work-life balance? You may find it by joining our outstanding, physician-led, community hospital-based practice. Beacon Medical Group Maternal Fetal Medicine South Bend is seeking a BC/BE MFM to join one junior and two senior partners. This is the only MFM group in northern Indiana, also serving southern Michigan. The flexible schedule, including 13 clinic days and 7 calls a month, allows for providing excellent care while still keeping in mind the well-being of our physicians.  There is no in house call. Small number of deliveries is required. Laborist program is in place.

Dedicated staff includes 3 RDMS certified sonographers, two perinatal RNs and a genetic counselor. Full-spectrum of perinatal services is provided at a single site located on the hospital campus, across the street (skyway) from Labor and Delivery. The hospital has a 36 bed level IIIB NICU staffed with in-house neonatologists and NPs.

Location
Beacon Medical Group Maternal Fetal Medicine
Pediatric Intensivist Opportunity
Submit CV to Caren Foster

Memorial Critical Kids, a Beacon Medical Group practice, is seeking a BC/BE Pediatric Intensivist to join an existing group of three pediatric intensivists.  The group provides 24/7/365 coverage utilizing in house coverage during the day hours and call from home over night.  The opportunity includes covering the PICU and the pediatric transport service, participation in quality improvement initiatives and membership on hospital committees relevant to Pediatrics.  Memorial Pediatric Specialty Group consists of neurology, gastroenterology, behavioral/developmental pediatrics, child/adolescent psychiatry, endocrinology, pulmonology, infectious disease, and hematology/oncology.

Memorial Children's Hospital, a member of Children’s Hospital Association, is located within Memorial Hospital's 526 bed facility.  The Children's Hospital includes a 36 bed Level IIIB NICU, a 9 bed PICU and a 20 bed general pediatric unit.  Medical staff includes neonatology, critical care and hospitalist services.  This position does not qualify for H1B visa or J1 waiver.

Pediatric Surgery Medical Director Opportunity
Submit CV to Caren Foster

Memorial Pediatric Specialties, a Beacon Health System practice, is seeking an experienced board certified Pediatric Surgeon to initiate a new surgical program at Memorial Hospital of South Bend.  The right candidate would assume the role as Medical Director and be the key leader in establishing the infrastructure and procedures utilized by the department.  The Medical Director will also be the driving force and decision maker for recruiting future partners.  Qualified candidates will be excellent clinicians, have a proven record in program development and leadership.  The pediatric surgeon would join a complement of other pediatric subspecialties; those include neurology, behavioral/developmental pediatrics, C/A psychiatry, pulmonology, infectious disease, gastroenterology, and hematology/oncology.

Memorial Children's Hospital, a member of NACHRI, is located within Memorial Hospital's 526 bed facility. The Children's Hospital includes a 36 bed Level IIIB NICU, a 10 bed PICU and a 20 bed general pediatric unit. Medical staff includes neonatology, critical care and hospitalist services.

Location
Memorial Children's Hospital Pediatric Multi-Specialty
Psychiatry, South Bend, Indiana
Submit CV to Loretta (Lori) Tompkins

Memorial Epworth Center is seeking BC/BE adult psychiatrists to provide psychiatric services to the patients in our region. Psychiatrists are able to work in their sub-specialty area of interest while supporting the whole behavioral health services. Epworth Hospital currently includes a 24-bed adult acute unit, a 24 bed depression unit and a 24-bed geriatric unit. Epworth Center houses the facilities for psychiatric triage and admissions as well as the outpatient clinics. Practice opportunities include a variety of inpatient and/or outpatient, as well as consults at Memorial Hospital’s 526-bed tertiary care center.

Pulmonary/Critical Care Opportunity, Elkhart, Indiana
Submit CV to Loretta (Lori) Tompkins

Elkhart General Hospital is seeking to add a BC/BE Pulmonary/Critical care physician to provide both inpatient and outpatient services. The inpatient coverage includes the critical care unit and pulmonary consults every other week. This is not in-house coverage. The intensivist schedule would include 12 shifts per month or 23 weeks of coverage per year. The outpatient practice would be staffed every other week, 4 days per week.

Elkhart General Hospital has a 24 bed ICU providing a multi-disciplinary team approach to care including the intensivists, a nurse practitioner, nurses, pharmacy, case management and others. The unit enjoys high qualify scores in clinical outcomes and customer service.

Urgent Care Practice Opportunity, Granger, Indiana
Submit CV to Lori Tompkins

Med-Point 24, located at Beacon Medical Group Main Street, is seeking BC/BE family medicine, emergency medicine or med/peds physicians to work in our urgent care clinic.

The Med-Point 24 location offers patient care 24 hours per day and is located on the northeast side of South Bend in Granger, Indiana.  All of our urgent care practices are Beacon owned and operated facilities.  Beacon has been providing urgent care services in the community for 30 years.

The immediate need for this position is 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. and will include coverage for 1 - 2 nights per month.

Urology, South Bend, Indiana
Submit CV to Loretta (Lori) Tompkins

Beacon Medical Group is seeking a BE/BC Urologist. We are in the midst of significant growth in many areas of medicine. Our technological advances provide an exceptional setting for a Urologist. We are seeking those candidates interested in developing a new surgical urology service line for Memorial Hospital and assisting in further physician recruitment.