Lakeland Health Care

Physician Career Opportunities

Lakeland HealthCare, a Top 100 Hospital, is looking for outstanding Physicians and Advance Practitioners for the following careers:


Critical Care — Location: St. Joseph

  • Part-time employed position (8 shifts/month)
  • All Inpatient coverage
  • 24/7 coverage of 12 bed Critical Care Unit and 10 bed Progressive Care Unit
  • 24/7 Hospitalist program ensures safe hand-offs of complex patients
  • Evidence-based practices



Dermatology — Location:  St. Joseph

  • Opportunity to work with Dermatology Residents
  • Competitive compensation
  • Great benefits


ENT/Otolaryngology — Location: St. Joseph

  • Centrally located office with high traffic
  • Forward thinking group that changes with the times
  • Team approach with highly communicative environment 
  • Call is 1 in 3
  • Competitive salary and benefits package
  • Flexible schedule with 3 day in office 1 ½ days surgery


Family Practice – Location: Stevensville, Southwestern Medical Clinic

  • Practice combines Christian witness, medical care and missions
  • Employed position
  • Outpatient only
  • Established patient load
  • Use Epic in practice


Gastroenterology – Location: St. Joseph

  • Competitive salary  
  • Interview allowance  
  • Resort Community — live where you play!   
  • One year partnership track with the opportunity to buy in to a free standing Endoscopy Center  


General Surgery – Location:  St. Joseph

  • 1:4 call split evenly  
  • Must be board eligible or certified  
  • Internal Medicine, Emergency Medicine, Dermatology and Family Practice residents, teaching opportunities if interested, associated with Michigan State University  
  • Opportunity to be involved in mission trips  
  • Interview and relocation expenses paid   



Internal Medicine – Location:  St. Joseph

  • Work with experienced group of Internal Medicine providers 
  • Work with DO Residency Program 
  • Great central location in community 
  • Outpatient only   


Internal Medicine – Location: Stevensville, Southwestern Medical Clinic

  • Practice combines Christian witness, medical care, and missions
  • Employed position
  • Outpatient only
  • Established patient load
  • Use Epic in practice  


Nephrology – Location: St. Joseph

  • Potential sign-on bonus
  • Call 1:4
  • Health insurance & generous relocation
  • Malpractice insurance
  • 24/7 Hospitalist/Intensivist program


Neurosurgery – Location: St. Joseph

  • Competitive salary & sign-on bonus available
  • da Vinci robotics
  • Call 1:2
  • 24/7 Hospitalist/Intensivist program
  • Malpractice insurance occurrence based
  • Health, dental, vision, life and disability insurance
  • Generous relocation
  • Site visit and interview expenses paid


Pediatrics – Location: Stevensville, Southwestern Medical Clinic

  • Practice focuses on combining Christian witness, medical care, and missions
  • Employed position, guaranteed salary for the initial 2 years
  • Established patient base, great opportunity to expand
  • Potential opportunity to participate in medical missions; short-term or long-term
  • Established Pediatric hospitalist program, Call is phone call only
  • Interview expenses and relocation allowance provided  


Pediatrics – Location: St. Joseph

  • Private Practice with Partnership opportunity
  • Rounding at Lakeland's newly remodeled Nursery
  • Very competitive Salary and Benefits
  • Centralized office location in community for easy access
  • Work/Life balance focused group
  • Established patient base looking to expand


Pediatric Hospitalist – Location: St. Joseph

  • Competitive salary and benefits
  • Relocation allowance available
  • Join an established and fully-staffed team
  • Beautiful, newly remodeled inpatient facility
  • Intensivists on duty 24/7


Plastic Surgery - Location:  St. Joseph

  • Private practice or employed position  
  • Beautiful facility with onsite surgical suite  
  • Practice combines Christian witness, medical care and missions   


Psychiatry – Location: St. Joseph

  • Employed position
  • 26 bed inpatient facility coverage
  • Opportunity for some outpatient work
  • Medical Director role desired
  • Hospitals aid in H&P's
  • Support from Pine Rest


Psychiatry – Location: St. Joseph

  • Medical Director role 
  • Employed position in  group practice  
  • 1:5 call schedule  
  • 25 vacation days  
  • Competitive salary & generous relocation allowance
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Psychiatry - Location: St. Joseph

  • Private, established practice
  • Guaranteed salary (initial 2 years)
  • 70/30 split (outpatient/inpatient)
  • Partnership track, Practice buyout opportunity
  • Child/Adult low risk psychiatry
  • Strong referral base
  • “Soft” Practice (medication management, supportive psychotherapy)
  • CME package, interview expenses covered and generous relocation allowance   


Rheumatology - Location: St. Joseph

  • Call 1:2 (about 1 call per week)  
  • No Internal Medicine patients  
  • Primarily outpatient practice   




Allied Health Provider Opportunities

Family Practice — Location: Cassopolis
Nurse Practitioner/Physician Assistant

  • Full-time opportunity
  • Brand new office space
  • Competitive salary
  • Loan repayment potential
  • Established patient base




HouseCalls — Location: Berrien County
Nurse Practitioner/Physician Assistant

  • Help change people’s lives that have limited access to care
  • Practice a wide scope of medicine
  • Team approach with experienced team members in place
  • Highly communicative environment
  • Call is 1 in 3
  • Competitive salary and benefits package including CME package
  • Visits patients throughout Berrien County
  • Generous moving allowance
  • Interview expenses covered


Hospice/Palliative Care — Location: St. Joseph
Nurse Practitioner/Physician Assistant

  • Established patient base of 200+ patients
  • Provide Palliative care coverage for mostly inpatient with some outpatient, and home bound patients
  • Team approach includes Doctors, Mid-level providers, Social Workers, and Spiritual caregivers.
  • Great work/life balance
  • Competitive pay and benefits


Psychiatry (Riverwood) — Location: Benton Harbor
Nurse Practitioner

  • Great work/life balance
  • Full-time opportunity working 37.5 hrs/week
  • Relocation allowance
  • Great benefits package
  • Loan repayment as part of local CMH
  • Visit to learn more.


Pulmonology — Location: St. Joseph
Physician Assistant

  • Weekend call 1:2
  • Opportunity to train new graduates
  • Assist with procedures
  • Established group   

Lakeland HealthCare has implemented the EPIC EHR system wide and Dragon is used for dictation purposes at all facilities. ALL OPPORTUNITIES offer competitive compensation, excellent benefits and a generous relocation allowance.

For more information please contact one of the Physician Recruiters below:

Lisa Scheer
Physician Recruiter/Liaison
Lakeland HealthCare
(269) 927-5224 phone

Stephanie McNeil, MBA
Physician Services Manager

Lakeland HealthCare
(269) 985-4484 phone



Or Fax your CV to Physician Services at: 269.985.4486

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