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Southern Illinois Healthcare is seeking a BC/BE Pain physician with a background in Pain and Neurology or Anesthesiology.

This is an outstanding employed opportunity to join an office with:
Two neurologists
Two neurointensivists
Two neurosurgeons
Pain management neurologist
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This neuroscience center is highly regarded in the community as a very busy and still growing practice.

Our opportunity includes:
Welcoming subspecialty training and practice models
Coverage of full scope of neurology services, including stroke call coverage
EMG facility is available in office
Neuroimaging including CT, 3.0T MRI, PET scanning and EEG availabile on premises
24-hour ICU rapid response teams
Family medicine residency program
Hospitalist program to support inpatient management
16 county patient population of 350,000

Southern Illinois Healthcare is recognized as one of the top 50 healthcare systems in the nation. Three hospitals make up our system: Memorial Hospital of Carbondale with 154 beds, Herrin Hospital with 114 beds, and St. Joseph Memorial Hospital with 25 critical access beds.

SIH offers:
Competitive salary
Sign-on bonus
wRVU bonus
Quality bonus
Student loan assistance
Relocation reimbursement
27 days paid vacation
5 days CME plus allowance

Memorial Hospital of Carbondale is the largest hospital in the SIH family and a tertiary care provider. The hospital is home to Prairie Heart Institute Southern Illinois Healthcare, the region's first primary stroke center, a regional cancer program including a comprehensive cancer center, da Vinci surgical technology, the only dedicated pediatric unit and Level II-plus special care nursery in southern Illinois and largest and most spacious birthing center south of Springfield. Memorial has just underwent a $56 million modernization and expansion of the intensive care unit and surgical department to meet the growing demand for sophisticated, specialty care.

With 154 acute care beds, Memorial Hospital serves as the areas regional referral center. Memorial specializes in obstetrics and tertiary services such as vascular and neurology. Other features include:
35,000 ED encounters annually
Accredited Chest Pain Center and is the hub for the Prairie STAT Heart/STEMI program
SIH Brain and Spine Institute provides advanced neurological care
Gold+ stroke center
Labor & Delivery unit with Level II+ nursery, caring for 2000+ babies annually
24-hour Hospitalist program
All-digital imaging center including 128 Slice CT, 3T MRI, PET/CT, interventional radiology and ACR-certified ultrasound services
10 suite modern surgical center with da Vinci capabilities
Hybrid OR

About Southern Illinois Healthcare

The people of Southern Illinois Healthcare, a not-for-profit health care system, are dedicated to promoting the health and well being of all of the people in the communities we serve. Our mission is guided by our values: compassion, collaboration, quality, stewardship, integrity and respect. Over 3,000 employees, along with physicians and volunteers, are working together to achieve our mission and ensure that the health care needs of those we serve are met by treating patients in SIH facilities, by offering services in rural clinics, by collaborating with some of America's best hospitals and by improving the quality of life in our communities with our charitable community benefits programs.

Herrin Hospital and St. Joseph Memorial Hospital are other hospital members of the SIH family, in addition to Memorial Hospital of Carbondale.

Herrin Hospital

Herrin Hospital lies about ten miles to the east of Memorial Hospital of Carbondale. It hosts 114 beds and serves as our systems center for Rehabilitation Services, Bariatric Surgery, and the Bone and Joint Institute for the system. Other features include:
28,000 ED encounters annually
24-hour Hospitalist program
Accredited Chest Pain Center with Prairie Cardiovascular Consultants
7-suite modern surgical center
29-bed acute rehabilitation center that partners with Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago
All-digital imaging center
Part of the STAT Brain stroke-ready network

St. Joseph Memorial Hospital

Purchased in 1995 from the ASC Health System, St. Joseph is the only Catholic facility in the Southern Illinois Healthcare family. A 25-bed Critical Access Hospital located in Murphysboro, St. Joseph offers the
9800 ED encounters annually
Prairie STAT Heart activated hospital for rapid transfer of STEMI patients
Accredited sleep center with locations at the hospital and in Marion
Outpatient geriatric psych program
All-digital imaging and archiving with CT, MRI, bone density testing and ACR-certified ultrasound services
Certified cardio-pulmonary outpatient rehabilitation

About Carbondale, Illinois

You will be living in beautiful southern Illinois, a hidden treasure in Americas heartland. The region is bounded by the Ohio and Mississippi rivers and dotted with accessible lakes nestled in the great hardwoods in the hills of the Shawnee National Forest. The area is rich with state parks, including famous Giant City State Park and Lodge, Garden of the Gods and Little Grand Canyon.

Recreation

There is boating and sailing, fishing, hiking and rock climbing, winding horse trails and miles of cycling paths. You can also tee up at over 25 golf-courses or take a trip on the southern Illinois wine trail where you can visit dozens of wineries and bed and breakfasts. Music festivals and local fairs are numerous and there are many historical attractions, unique shops and towns and fine restaurants with local and international cuisine.

Home of Southern Illinois University

SIU is located in Carbondale. SIU is a major institution with a medical school. It has top-ranked sports programs, especially in football and basketball, and offers a full schedule of theater, live music, opera and other events at historic Shryock Auditorium and modern McLeod Theater.

Additional Information

John A. Logan Community College is just 10 miles from SIU and is one of the top-ranked community colleges in the country. It also offers many educational and cultural activities.

Local shopping includes many quality, national stores and, in southern Illinois, you are only two hours from St. Louis, three hours from Nashville or Memphis and six hours from Chicago. It is also a great area for your children with good schools, many of them newly built with above average student assessment scores.

Climate is mild, with an extended and vibrant fall season, mild winters, and long, warm Spring seasons. Average rainfall is 44.6 inches, snowfall 11 inches, low temperature averages 46.1 degrees and high temperatures average 66.8 degrees.

All of this quality lifestyle comes at a very pleasant cost. One may purchase a new home on land with room for horses for less than the price of a home in many cities. The average three-bedroom home costs $160,000.
Southern Illinois Healthcare is a not-for-profit integrated health system with over 3,000 employees. It is comprised of over twenty facilities, including three inpatient hospitals, two clinics, two physician office buildings, two urgent care clinics and dedicated centers that include neuro, cancer, heart, sleep and rehabilitation. It serves a 16-county area with a population over 340,000. We are guided by our values of respect, integrity, compassion, collaboration, stewardship, accountability, and quality - along with a strategic plan that sets ambitious goals to grow and improve health care in southern Illinois. Our mission to improve the health and well-being of the people in our communities defines the purpose envisioned by our founders. For us, healthcare is personal. We are as committed to quality health services today as when our first hospital opened in 1875. We strive to treat every patient as if that patient is the person we care most about in the world, and treat them like that person every single time.