Nurse Practitioner Opportunity

  • Saint Joseph Regional Medical Center
  • Mishawaka, IN , United States
  • Jan 05, 2018
Full time Nurse Practitioner

Job Description

The Practice
  • Employment with Saint Joseph Health System; position is newly created and is full time.
  • NP, PA, or APN with previous Ortho and/or Neuro experience is ideal candidate; licensing and prescriptive authority must be current.
  • Reports to Manager, Spine Care Coordination Center for Spine Health.
  • Works closely with orthopedic surgeons and neurosurgeons as well as hospitalists and PCP's; excellent communication skills are critical.
  • Great opportunity to help the new program grow and evolve. 
  • Provide education to patients pre and post operatively; round on patients and chart patient's status accordingly.
  • Monday – Friday schedule; hours are day shift, with some variability based on patient census; no call, no weekends.
Compensation & Benefit Package
  • Competitive salary range in line with MGMA standards. 
  • Malpractice paid by corporation, including tail insurance.
  • Health/dental/vision/disability/life insurance/retirement benefits.
  • Relocation assistance provided in accordance with policy.
The Hospital and the Michiana Area
  • Mishawaka, IN, is a neighboring city to the east of South Bend.
  • Saint Joseph Health System (SJHS) has been in the Michiana region for over 100 years.  Our main hospital, a 254-bed hospital built in 2009, is located in Mishawaka.    
  • SJHS-Mishawaka offers all private rooms; some of the services provided include obstetrics & gynecology, oncology, neurology, obstetrics, surgery, pediatrics, and orthopedics.
  • The Michiana area, north-central Indiana and south-western Michigan, has a population of more than 240,000. 
  • Known for the legendary University of Notre Dame, the area boasts several colleges and universities, along with multiple reputable private and public school systems. 
  • Close proximity to Chicago and Indianapolis and Lake Michigan.

For further information contact Paul Charkowski, Manager, Physician Recruitment for SJRMC,
at, or phone at 574-335-8750.