Low Volume Emergency Department Opportunity
Carbondale, Illinois, United States

Job Summary

Occupation Physician
Specialty Emergency Medicine
Degree Required MD/DO
Position Type Full-Time Locums/Travel Part-Time/Contract
Work Environment Hospital
Location Benton, Illinois, United States
Visa Sponsorship Yes

Job Description

Last Update: 4/22/24

Exciting Opportunity for an ER Physician at Franklin Hospital in Benton, IL!

Position: Emergency Room Physician

Location: Benton, Illinois

About Us: Franklin Hospital is a cornerstone of healthcare excellence in the Benton community and surrounding regions. We are dedicated to providing compassionate, high-quality care to our patients, and we are seeking an experienced Emergency Room Physician to join our dynamic team.

Job Description: We are looking for a motivated and skilled Emergency Room Physician to deliver exceptional medical care to our patients. As a key member of our healthcare team, you will have the opportunity to work in a fast-paced environment, utilizing advanced technology and resources to ensure optimal patient outcomes.

Key Details:

  • Annual Volume: Approximately 6,970 patients
  • EMR: Medhost EDIS
  • Hospital Capacity: 16 beds, including an 8-bed Emergency Department
  • Shifts Available:
    • 12- to 24-hour shifts, offering flexibility
    • Full-time, Part-time, and PRN options available


  • All specialties with relative ER Experience accepted
  • Active, unrestricted medical license in Illinois- Preferred
  • DEA, CSL- Preferred
  • ACLS, ATLS, PALS (AHA)- Preferred
  • Proficiency in emergency procedures and interventions
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills


  • Competitive compensation package
  • Paid Malpractice
  • License/ certification reimbursements for FT Providers

About Benton, IL: Located in scenic Southern Illinois, Benton offers a welcoming community atmosphere with access to outdoor recreational activities, cultural attractions, and a rich history. Residents enjoy a high quality of life with affordable housing, excellent schools, and a strong sense of community spirit.

How to Apply: If you are a dedicated physician passionate about providing exceptional care to patients in a supportive community environment, we encourage you to apply.

Join us in making a positive impact on the health and well-being of our community at Franklin Hospital!