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Ascension Wisconsin/Wheaton Franciscan Healthcare is currently seeking a highly motivated and energetic full time Nocturnist physician to join our collegial group at our hospital in Racine, WI.


Multispecialty group of 140+ physicians which includes 36 Adult Medicine Physicians
- Physician Friendly Environment

- Hours: 7PM 7AM
- 144 shifts required per year (an almost 20% Night differential compared with days)
- 2 Providers on this shift
- Each provider is only responsible for 7 admissions (exception would be ICU patient must be seen regardless of number of admissions)
- After 2am, you will just be placing Holding orders and are NOT responsible for writing H&P, even if youre not capped at 7 patients (exception again would be ICU admissions)
- ICU is an open environment
- Nocturnist only responsible for H&P orders, the more complex patients can be signed out to the ICU NP or ICU attending to take over care (e.g. any vented patients or those with vasopressor requirement)
- No procedures required
- 24-7 PICC team; thus you are not responsible for lines
- Critical Care and Surgery also available for line placement
- Respiratory therapy or Anesthesia available for intubations
- Responsible for floor RRTs and any code blue outside of the ER or ICU
- Good Medicine & Surgical subspecialty support at night


Our team boasts longevity and cohesiveness
- Median age of colleagues 39.9
- Join our Team for an unbeatable Nocturnist experience!

- Ideally located on shores of Lake Michigan, 25 miles south of Milwaukee and 65 miles north of Chicago
- Patient draw area of 230,000

- Excellent physician to staff ratios
- Nursing and ancillary staff with very low turnover rates
- Service Excellence Initiative involving all employees
Ascension is a faith-based healthcare organization dedicated to transformation through innovation across the continuum of care. As the largest non-profit health system in the U.S. and the worlds largest Catholic health system, Ascension is committed to delivering compassionate, personalized care to all, with special attention to persons living in poverty and those most vulnerable. In FY2016, Ascension provided more than $1.8 billion in care of persons living in poverty and other community benefit programs. Ascension includes approximately 150,000 associates and 36,000 aligned providers. Ascensions Healthcare Division operates 2,500 sites of care including 141 hospitals and more than 30 senior living facilities in 24 states and the District of Columbia, while its Solutions Division provides a variety of services and solutions including physician practice management, venture capital investing, investment management, biomedical engineering, facilities management, clinical care management, information services, risk management, and contracting through Ascensions own group purchasing organization.

We are constantly evolving to meet the needs of the patients and communities we serve and are always looking to speak with physicians who share our commitment to quality care and exceptional patient service.