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OSF Saint Elizabeth Multispecialty Group is seeking an additional board-eligible/board-certified Orthopedic Surgeon to help support this growing practice in Ottawa, Illinois. This facility is part of OSF HealthCare, the fourth largest health care system in the state.

Extremely busy practice with a large referral base of OSF HealthCare employed primary-care providers. Offer includes a very competitive compensation and benefits package.

Call is 1:3 and clinic hours will be held Monday-Friday, 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. Surgical procedures will be performed at OSF Saint Elizabeth Medical Center.

Ottawa Regional Medical Center is conveniently located on the campus of OSF Saint Elizabeth Medical Center (one minute by car). The modernized facility contains 99 beds and state-of-the-art technology. Specialties available for in-hospital consultation include cardiology, general surgery, urology, radiation oncology, podiatry, ENT, gastroenterology, medical oncology, ophthalmology, psychiatry, substance abuse and psychiatric units. Tertiary referrals are made to Peoria, Rockford, and Chicago. Epic EMR was installed in June 2013 in all locations.

Ottawa, with easy access to I-80 and I-39, offers ready access to major cultural centers in Chicago, Rockford, and Peoria (each approximately 80 to 90 minutes by car) making it convenient for a great weekend getaway or a day trip to experience the big city life.

Ottawa, a town of 18,000 is located in north central Illinois. Its also known as the Town of Two Rivers where the scenic Fox River flows into the Illinois River and sets the pace for the relaxed and secure quality of life. The community has a family-oriented environment and boasts excellent public and parochial schools. The economic base is diversified in both light industry and agriculture. Recreational opportunities abound with four beautiful State parks located within ten minutes of Ottawa (Starved Rock, Mathieson Park, Buffalo Rock and Illini State Park) and the Illinois & Michigan Canal Trail. There are ample opportunities for those with a spirit of adventure to explore the wonders of the great outdoors - boating, camping, hiking, biking, cross-country skiing and snowmobiling.
OSF HealthCare owned and operated by The Sisters for the Third Order of St. Francis, Peoria, Illinois, includes OSF Healthcare System consisting of eleven hospitals and medical centers, one long-term care facility, and two colleges of nursing. Additionally, OSF Medical Group is a primary care physician network consisting of more than 800 primary care, specialist physicians, and advanced practice providers. OSF Healthcare is consistently recognized as one of the top integrated health care networks in the United States, achieving SDI's "Top 100" rating for over ten years. To align our care delivery system more closely with physicians, we have developed clinical service lines in cardiac, neurosciences and pediatrics. OSF HealthCare owns an extensive network of home health services known as OSF Home Care Services and also owns OSF Saint Francis, Inc., comprised of healthcare-related businesses, and OSF Healthcare Foundation, the philanthropic are for OSF Healthcare System and OSF Home Care Service.