Pediatric Physician
Peoria, Illinois, United States

Job Summary

Occupation Physician
Specialty Pediatrics
Degree Required MD/DO
Position Type Permanent/Full-Time
Work Environment Hospital Clinic/Private Practice
Location 61350, 1614 E NORRIS DR, Ottawa, Illinois, United States
Visa Sponsorship No

Job Description

Last Update: 1/27/23
Overview

JOB SPECIFICS:
  • Busy pediatric practice seeks a physician to serve a well-established and growing patient base in Ottawa, Illinois
  • Nursery and Pediatric Call is 1:4 weekends; single hospital responsibilities at OSF Saint Elizabeth Medical Center.
  • Supportive work environment including 1 Pediatrician, 1 Pediatric Nurse Practitioner, 4 Family Medicine, 4 Internal Medicine, and 3 Family Nurse Practitioners.
  • Work collaboratively with our health system’s nearby OB/GYN group practice.
  • Epic EMR.
THE BENEFITS:
  • Competitive base salary plus incentives
  • 4 weeks paid vacation and 6 paid holidays
  • 480 hours sick time/year
  • Signing bonus
  • Loan repayment options
  • Paid occurrence based malpractice, CME, association membership dues
  • Health, life, and dental insurance, retirement plan, and paid relocation
THE COMMUNITY:

Gateway to Starved Rock Country

  • The term “best of both worlds” is a perfect description for Ottawa and LaSalle County. Small-town charm? Family friendly? Outdoors paradise? LaSalle County has all of that. Big-city excitement? Easy access to major transportation? Situated on Interstate 80, and just 80 miles from Chicago, Ottawa checks those boxes, too.
  • Two navigable rivers, the Fox and the Illinois, meet in the middle of town and flow westward into Starved Rock State Park where more than 2 million people hike through its 18 canyons, climb its majestic bluffs, camp, fish, hunt, cruise the river or enjoy the fine on-site lodging and dining facilities each year.
  • Other nearby recreation opportunities include horseback riding, zip-lining, rafting and Skydive Chicago, the world’s largest skydiving resort. Thriving arts and entertainment communities, strong public and private school systems and a high quality of life with a lower cost of living are among the benefits in this town of 18,000.
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Qualifications

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Education: Doctorate Licenses/Certifications: Physician Licensed to practice medicine in current state.
  • Board certified or board eligible in the appropriate specialty (ies).
  • Obtain and maintain medical staff membership and appropriate privileges.
  • Must be eligible as a provider for Medicare, Medicaid, and other federal health programs.
  • Physician shall meet all qualifications to participate in OSF's programs for professional malpractice and other liability coverage.
  • Licensed by the Federal Drug Enforcement Administration and the State of Illinois to prescribe narcotics, if applicable.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Demonstrates the knowledge and skills necessary to provide patient care aligned to the preferences, goals, and needs of the patients served

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