Dec 09, 2020

Family Medicine Physician

  • Indiana University Health
  • Portland, Indiana, USA
PSLF-Qualified - Full-Time Family Medicine

Job Description

Join Indiana University Health and be eligible for a large loan forgiveness/sign on bonus!  IU Health Ball Memorial Physicians is seeking a BE/BC Primary Care Family Medicine physician to join our established and reputable team at IU Health Jay Family Medicine and surrounding practices in Portland, IN.

In addition to salary, physician could receive up to $300,000 in loan forgiveness, signing bonus, or combination.

With a unique partnership with one of the nation’s leading medical schools, Indiana University School of Medicine, we are able to provide patient access to leading-edge medicine and treatment options.

Our exceptional care and continued excellence has been recognized by U.S. News & World Report for the past 23 years. IU Health continues to be ranked among the best healthcare systems in the nation and the top healthcare system in Indiana.

Position Details:

  • Full time with scheduling options- 4 or 5 day work week
  • Limited call 
  • Can build your patient base quickly as this is highly respected office in the community
  • 10% Inpatient / 90% Outpatient 
  • EKGs in office

Key Responsibilities:

  • Provide primary care for Jay County and surrounding rural areas 
  • Engaged and supportive practice environment with excellent quality and patient experience
  • Part of large multi-specialty group with outreach support in region
  • Ability to enhance practice scope in rural setting
  • Expected patient volume in office: average 100-115 patients/week

Community Description

Portland, Indiana is rural community located in East Central Indiana. The community offers diversity in economic development, employment and education along with affordable housing.

  • A beautiful downtown provides unique shopping in the many historic buildings and also offers a deeper look at the city’s past history
  • Many family parks offer relaxing afternoons and invigorating recreation
  • The Arts Place is the premier community arts facility of the region which includes a theatre, art galleries, classrooms and studios and is also home of the “Landscape’s Legacy”, a one-of-a-kind tile relief mural
  • Fun community events take place in the summer such as the Tri-State Gas Engine Show – the world’s largest, a Vintage Bike Show – the nation’s largest, and the Annual Gathering of the Great Lakes Nations Pow Wow – which celebrates the Native American culture and history through traditional demonstrations including drums, dances, and displays of Native American items
  • 50 minutes to Ft. Wayne, 90 minutes to Indianapolis, and 150 minutes to Chicago

Healthcare System/Hospital Description

Jay County Hospital is a 25-bed rural critical access hospital, with a 10-bed LifeBridge, Senior Behavioral Health Unit, located in Portland, Indiana. Jay County hospital provides comprehensive care, from diagnosis to recovery. A wide range of services are available including a 24-hour emergency department, radiology and nuclear medicine services, laboratory, physical/occupational/speech therapy, cardiac rehabilitation, sleep lab, infusion clinic, respiratory therapy, obstetrics department, outpatient surgery center, and a specialty referral clinic.

Our Mission

Jay County Hospital is a progressive, comprehensive, trusted health care leader dedicated to improving the health of all we serve, providing excellent, compassionate and cost effective care.


Candidate must be Board Eligible or Board Certified FM or IM/Peds, H1-B and J1 candidates are eligible for this position


  • Strong compensation model which could include: salary guarantee, WRVU bonus, up to $300,000 signing bonus/loan repayment, early commitment stipend, etc.
  • Comprehensive benefits package includes group insurance (health, dental, life, disability), 401k with company match, PTO, relocation assistance and occurrence-based malpractice insurance coverage

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