Employment Opportunities

EMS, P.C. at Hendricks Regional Health is seeking 1 Full time (1 FTE) BC/BE EM Physician and 1 Part-time (0.5 FTE) BC/BE EM Physician.  Locums work is less preferred than a permanent position but is still a possibility.  If you are interested please contact us soon.

Dr. Holland and Dr. Schmitz
Dr. Holland and Dr. Schmitz

Basic Requirements for Employment

  • Indiana Physician/CSR Licensure, DEA licensure
  • ABEM Board Certified (or eligible if recent graduation from residency)
  • Strong work ethic, winning attitude, and preferably a desire for long term position
  • 5 hours of annual stroke CME, 25 hours annual general CME

Volume

  • Danville Emergency Department: ~27,000 annual patient visits
  • Brownsburg Emergency Department: ~9,000 annual patient visits

Practice Description

  • Community appropriate mix of adult and pediatric patients
  • Outstanding relationship with our Nursing, Ancillary Staff, and Hospital Administration
  • High medical acuity, <1% LWBS rate
  • Certified Primary Stroke Hospital, Pre-Hospital TeleStroke Program
  • Chest Pain Center, Cardiac Cath lab on weekdays
  • We see minor trauma and stabilize major cases for transfer
  • Social services available over 12 hours a day
  • ED Staffed with trained Sexual Assault Nurse Examiner (SANE) nurses at both sites.
  • Multiple specialities including: General Surgery, Orthopedic Surgery, Pediatric and Adult Hospitalists, Infectious Disease, Neurology, Ophthalmology, Urology, Gastroenterology, OB/GYN, and Cardiology
  • Internal Medicine, Pediatrics, and OB-GYN in house at main campus 24/7
  • Special Care Nursery at main campus
  • Community Paramedic Program
  • Palliative Care Program at main campus
  • Excellent Radiology coverage with MRI, CT, and Ultrasound. Many procedures available (Paracentesis, Thoracentesis, LP) if requested. All studies during day hours reviewed in real-time by our Radiologists. Tele-radiology used for after hours/overnight imaging
  • Excellent Respiratory Therapy coverage with state of the art equipment, ventilators, CPAP/BiPAP, Vapotherm, Video Airway Devices

Education

  • Ongoing relationship with Marian University-College of Osteopathic Medicine.  Opportunity to have 3rd/4th year medical students rotate with physicians.
  • Opportunities for EMS education through our Hospital's EMT and paramedic training programs.

Electronic Medical Record

  • EPIC at both sites
  • Dragon Dictation

Benefits

  • Vanguard 401 (k) with excellent employer matching contributions, many low cost, diversified investment options. Financial advisor available (if desired) for retirement funds.
  • Excellent health/dental benefits including a funded HSA with generous employer contributions.  Health insurance through Anthem BCBS.  Guardian Dental. Blue Vision.
  • Excellent Own-Occupation Group Disability coverage is included (Short-term and Long Term) through MGIS.
  • Life-insurance coverage through MGIS.
  • Fully paid malpractice coverage through MedPro group (Occurrence Based).
  • Very competitive compensation for Indianapolis area. Higher rate for Physician night shifts. Opportunity for more night shifts if desired.
  • Generous Annual CME Fund for Physicians and Physician Assistants.
  • Company reimbursement for (either) AAEM or ACEP annual membership.
  • Company reimbursement for any work-related necessary expenses like Indiana Physician License/CSR, DEA fees, and Board Certification fees.
  • All contracts identical, renewable annually without a signature.

Workload/Shifts

  • Danville ED:  36 hours of daily Physician coverage. Physician shift schedules: 7a-4p, 1p-10p, 4p-1a, 10p-7a.  14 hours of daily PA coverage. PA shift schedule 9a-11p.
  • Brownsburg ED: 24 hours of daily physician coverage. Shift Schedules M-F 7a-3p, 3p-11p, 11p-7a. Sat-Sun 7a-7p, 7p-7a. PAs currently work in the ED limited hours after Immediate Care closes.
  • Physicians: 8, 9, 12 hour shifts (120 hrs for full time status). Split 50% at each site. Approximately 14 shifts/month.  Shift requests due 3 months in advance.  We all work equal share of Holidays, weekends, and nights (unless more nights requested).
  • Physician Assistants: 14 hour shifts (10 days/month). 14 shifts/month (140 hrs). Split between Danville/Brownsburg ED and Brownsburg ICC.
  • Opportunity for night shifts only if desired.
  • Average 1.5 -2 patients per hour.
  • Excellent collegial relationship with our Physician Assistants.
  • Team attitude/work ethic.

Hospitals

Hendricks Regional Health Danville Hospital 

  • https://www.hendricks.org/danville-campus
  • 170 inpatient beds, 12 bed ICU, Pediatric Unit, Stroke Unit, Special Care Nursery
  • ED has 26 beds (6 fast track beds, 3 critical care beds).  2 patient decontamination shower in building, mass decontamination unit in ambulance bay (can do 20 patients at a time). In department CT scan, radiology room, and ultrasound. Bedside ultrasound available.  Constructed in 2004. It is state of the art and has had at least 4 other EDs built on it's design. CT scanner is 64 slice scanner. MRI in hospital 3 Tesla. Helicopter pad outside ED. 

Hendricks Regional Health Brownsburg Hospital

  • https://www.hendricks.org/brownsburg
  • 6 inpatient beds
  • ED has 12 beds (2 critical care beds).  There is also a 4 bed observation unit in the ED. Facility opened January 2018.
  • CT scan, radiology, ultrasound, MRI available.
  • Helicopter pad outside ED.   

Involvement

  • Our group is woven within the fabric of HRH. Many of our Physicians hold roles within the hospital and various committees.

History and Indianapolis area

  • Independent Democratic Group in existence since 1993 with Physician and Physician Assistant longevity
  • Great community with top-rated schools. Many of our staff live on the North and West sides of Indianapolis. Hendricks County is one of Indiana's fastest growing counties.
  • Very low cost of living
  • Favorable Indiana legal environment

EMS

  • HRH is an EMS training facility for EMTs and Paramedics     https://www.hendricks.org/er/education
  • Three physicians provide EMS medical direction
  • Hendricks Regional Health serves as sponsoring Medical Control Hospital for multiple Fire/EMS agencies in Hendricks, Morgan, and Boone counties, including: Brownsburg, Avon, Plainfield, Danville, Liberty, Mooresville, Pittsboro, Lizton, and North Salem.
  • We also provide EMS Medical Direction to Hendricks County 911 Communication Center and Hendricks County Tactical EMS Teams.  

Stroke Care

  • EMS, P.C. partners with HRH and our Neurology department to maintain Primary Stroke Center certification.  https://www.hendricks.org/stroke-care
  • We have a state of the art Pre-Hospital TeleStroke Program that allows assessment of patients remotely via secure mobile technology.

Cardiac Care

Dr. Nossett
Dr. Nossett

Dr. Nossett serves as a track physician at the Annual Indianapolis 500 race