Outpatient Pulmonologist
Elkhart, Indiana

Beacon Medical Group Pulmonology RiverPointe, a division of Beacon Health System, is seeking to add a BC/BE Pulmonary physician to provide outpatient services with inpatient hours available if desired. The office is attached to the hospital.

The ambulatory pulmonary office sees a variety of cases including pulmonary hypertension, interstitial pulmonary fibrosis and tuberculosis with a good amount of high complexity cases. The community has a Hispanic population as well as an Amish community. You will be busy from the start as there is a shortage of pulmonologists in the area with a backlog of patients that need to be seen.

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 quality scores in clinical outcomes and customer service.

Beacon Medical Groupa division of Beacon Health System, is the largest, most integrated medical group in the region, employing more than 250 physicians and 80 advanced practice clinicians and representing over 35 different specialties throughout northern Indiana and southwestern Michigan.

For more details on Beacon Health System, click here.

Beacon offers a market competitive salary and benefit package, including, but not limited to:

  • Medical, Dental & Vision Insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • Short/Long-term Disability
  • Relocation Allowance
  • CME Allowance
  • 403(b) and 457(b) Retirement Savings Plans
  • Paid Malpractice with Tail Coverage
  • Student Loan Repayment Assistance

Beacon Health System locations span across north central Indiana and into southwest Michigan.  Our physicians and associates enjoy the vibrant surrounding communities which include Elkhart, LaPorte, Mishawaka and South Bend.  Our area is home to several colleges and universities, including the world-renowned University of Notre Dame, providing many options for athletic and cultural events.  Combined with the Morris Performing Arts Center in South Bend and the Lerner Theatre in Elkhart, live entertainment is easy to find.

South Bend is also home to the South Bend Cubs, a Class-A minor league affiliate of the Chicago Cubs.  Parks, Potawatomi Zoo and numerous festivals offer family-friendly fun.  Nearby, the sandy shores of Lake Michigan beckon with opportunities for camping, hiking or just relaxing.  And, with Chicago just 90 minutes away, options for weekend getaways are endless. South Bend was just rated #1 in The Best Cities In America For Young Adults To Get Rich and ranked #3 in the nation in Cities with the Lowest Cost of Living.

For more information, or to submit your CV, please contact:

Caren Foster, Director Physician Recruiting; cjfoster@beaconhealthsystem.org;

Office: 574-647-1647; Cell: 318-465-6445

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