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Hospital Sisters Health System (HSHS) Medical Group is seeking a Pediatric Surgeon (BE/BC) to join our well-established, growing childrens surgical services department at St. Johns Childrens Hospital in Springfield, IL. This is a great opportunity to work with the regions leading experts in pediatric surgical care who perform the most advanced techniques in the area. Join a full complement of pediatric sub-specialties and specially trained pediatric anesthesiologists, nurses and intensivists. The Pediatric Surgery program serves a population of approximately 650,000 from surrounding counties within the south-central Illinois region. St. Johns $121 million Surgery Modernization construction project was completed April 2014. The Surgery Modernization project placed all surgery services, including cardiac, pediatric, day surgery/ outpatient and Main surgical services in one centralized location.

SJCH is an 80-bed teaching hospital located on the campus of St. Johns Hospital. The facility includes:
40-bed Level III Neonatal Intensive Care Unit
8-bed Pediatric Intensive Care Unit
32-bed general and intermediate care unit
Level III Perinatal Center with dedicated pediatric and neonatal air-ground transport teams
Level II Trauma Center/Regional Referral Center for Pediatric Care in south/central Illinois (only comprehensive child health care facility in south-central Illinois)
Comprehensive Pediatric Rehabilitation Program
Teaching hospital affiliated with Southern Illinois University School of Medicine
HSHS Medical Group is affiliated with Hospital Sisters Health System, a fully integrated, multi-institutional health care system that sponsors 14 hospitals in 13 communities across Illinois and Wisconsin, generates more than $1.5 billion in annual revenue and employs more than 14,000 people.

This is an employed position with HSHS Medical Group with a very Competitive Compensation and Benefits Package including:
Guaranteed Annual Compensation & Commencement Bonus
Malpractice with Tail Coverage
Health, Dental, Life, Disability Insurance
Paid CME & Paid Time Off
Relocation Assistance
Retirement Plans include 100% Paid Pension Plan and 403(b) and 457(b)

Springfield, the capital city of Illinois, is located just 90 minutes from St. Louis and is a great place to live, work and play! Springfield is a thriving business community with an area population of over 190,000. Springfield is home to the world-renowned Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum, along with several other historical sites, and the Dana-Thomas House designed by the celebrated architect, Frank Lloyd Wright. Springfield is a family-oriented community that offers an abundance of art, cultural and recreational activities with excellent educational opportunities including private/public schools and private/state universities. Springfield has fabulous shopping, restaurants, golf courses, country clubs, numerous parks, hiking and bike trails. Enjoy boating, sailing, fishing & waterfront property on 4,200-acre Lake Springfield.

If you would like to learn more about this great opportunity, please send your CV to polly.pierce-hulcher@hshs.org.
Lokking forward to your response!
HSHS Medical Group is the physician organization of Hospital Sisters Health System, (HSHS). HSHS is a fully integrated healthcare system that sponsors 14 hospitals in 13 communities across Illinois and Wisconsin. HSHS Medical Group works in partnership with HSHS Hospitals to give providers the support they need to provide the highest level of patient care possible. In addition, HSHS is affiliated with the nationally recognized cardiology group, Prairie Cardiovascular Consultants. HSHS generates more than $1.5 billion in revenue annually and employs more than 14,000 people. HSHS Medical Group has a network of clinical providers that includes physicians, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, nurses and other medical professionals. Launched in 2008, HSHS Medical Group is a critical component of the HSHS Care Integration strategy, which focuses on bringing physicians, technology and patients together to improve the overall health of our communities. Today, HSHS Medical Group is comprised of more than 400 providers in locations reaching from Southern Illinois to Western Wisconsin. HSHS Medical Group is powered by the Franciscan history of the Hospital Sisters of St. Francis, and our faith-based identity led us to the single most important tenet of the HSHS Medical Group philosophy patient-first care. Physician-Led. As a physician-led group, we believe that the voice of the physician is key to improving patient health. Our President is a physician, and each HSHS Medical Group division is led by a physician Medical Director and a Medical Practice Council made up of physicians and advanced practice providers. Physicians also lead each committee of HSHS Medical Group Board of Directors.