Community Health Systems - Lutheran Children's Hospital


Ft Wayne, IN

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Lutheran Children’s Hospital in Fort Wayne, Indiana seeks to recruit a BC Pediatric Nurse Practitioner to join an established pediatric endocrinology practice. Our current endocrinology team consists of 1 board-certified pediatric endocrinologist, 2 certified diabetes educators, a pediatric dietitian, a pediatric social worker, and 2 pediatric endocrine nurses. Heavily supported by pediatric intensivists, pediatric hospitalists, and pediatric emergency department.

Position Requirements:

  • BC Pediatric Nurse Practitioner
  • Certified Diabetic Educator
  • Experience in endocrinology
  • Monday-Friday, 8-5 pm
  • A comprehensive compensation package will be offered and may include:
    • Base salary plus quality incentive
    • Relocation
    • Health, Life and Retirement Benefits

About Community Health Systems - Lutheran Children's Hospital

Lutheran Children’s Hospital (LCH) is the first comprehensive children’s hospital in Fort Wayne. Since opening in 1999, LCH has created a dedicated “children’s hospital within a hospital” concept with recent facility investment of $10M. LCH is a tertiary care facility, with neonatal, maternal/fetal and pediatric transport programs that include Lutheran Air and dedicated LCH Mobile Intensive Care Units, as well as a verified Level II Pediatric Trauma Center. While our city’s population is right around 360K, the pediatric reach is upwards of 1M.

The Lutheran Children’s Hospital/Lutheran Health Network facilities include:

  • 24-bed Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU), plus 33 NICU beds at Dupont
  • 8-bed Pediatric Intensive Care Unit (PICU), plus 3 intermediate beds at Dupont Hospital
  • 31-bed General Pediatrics Unit, plus 10 beds at Dupont
  • 20-bed Obstetrics Unit, plus 48 beds at Dupont
  • 7-bed Pediatric Emergency Department
  • 27 areas of pediatric specialty

About Fort Wayne, Indiana:

  • Rated #1 city in Indiana to raise your kids
  • Second largest city in Indiana with a population of 360,000+
  • Named All-American City Award and a City of Livability
  • Always ranked in the top 10 Lowest Cost of Living cities in the country
  • 10-minute drive to work – no traffic!
  • Over 25 miles of connected trails for walking, running, hiking and biking
  • Excellent public, private, and parochial schools, as well as colleges and universities
  • Active academic community, including Indiana University School of Medicine and The Fort Wayne Medical Education Program, a family practice residency program
  • 87 public parks, 25 golf courses and 300 lakes within 50 miles of Fort Wayne
  • Family activities: the award-winning Children’s Zoo and Science Central
  • Art and cultural: Fort Wayne Philharmonic, Fort Wayne Museum of Art, and the Botanical Conservatory
  • Rated #1 city in the country for minor league sports (baseball, basketball, football, hockey, and NCAA Division I college sports)
  • Close to Indianapolis (two hours), Chicago, Cincinnati, and Detroit (three-hours)
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