CareerMD | View Listing

Email This Employer

   Apply for this position or request more information
Attach CV

Cardiothoracic Surgeon Needed

- Competitive compensation, hospital MSG employed group, established program
- wRVU Bonus, Sign On Bonus & Student Loan Forgiveness, paid CME
- Celebrating over 10 Years of Open Heart Surgery
- State of-the-Art Equipment includes da Vinci Robotics NOR, PAC System, Diagnostics, and EMR
- Premier Hospital System in Southern Illinois, Southern Illinois Healthcare
- Physician Focused Administration, dedicated heart team
- 250,000 Population Primary Service Area Covering 6 Counties, 10 Additional Collar Counties Additional 100k Population
- 60 Primary Care Referring Physicians, all specialty backup
- Accredited ChestPainCenter Cycle III
- 4 Cardiac Catheterization labs; one biplane lab: 24/7 coverage
- Affiliated with Prairie Cardiovascular Institute, group of 11 Cardiologists from Prairie Cardiovascular Consultants 6 diagnostic, 4 interventional and 1 EP
- Memorial Hospital of Carbondale is the PCI center for the STEMI system of care in Prairie STAT Heart Program, coordinated between 10 Regional Hospitals
- Silver Award winning hospital by the ACTION Registry for AMI care
- Cardiac, Thoracic, Peripheral and endovascular skills desired

About Southern Illinois Healthcare

The people of Southern Illinois Healthcare (SIH), 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 3,700 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.

Memorial Hospital of Carbondale

With 154 acute care beds, Memorial Hospital serves as the areas regional referral center. Memorial specializes in obstetrics and tertiary services such as vascular, oncology, neurosciences, and cardiac services through an affiliation with the Prairie Heart Institute. Other features include:

- 34,000 ED encounters annually
- Accredited Chest Pain Center and is the hub for the Prairie STAT Heart/STEMI program
- Primary Stroke Center
- Comprehensive neurosurgery
- Labor & Delivery unit with Level II Plus nursery, caring for 2000+ babies annually
- 24-hour Hospitalist program
- Dedicated cardiac ICU
- Dedicated inpatient neuro unit
- 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 hybrid room and da Vinci capabilities
- Over 280 physicians in over 45 different specialties
- Teaching facility - SIU Family Medicine Residency

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:

- 30,000 ED encounters annually
- 24-hour Hospitalist program
- Accredited Chest Pain Center with Prairie Cardiovascular Consultants
- 7-suite modern surgical center
- 4 new procedure rooms
- 29-bed acute rehabilitation center that partners with Shirley Ryan AbilityLab, previously known as Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago
- Primary Stroke Center
- First and only accredited bariatric surgery program in the area
- Newly expanded ED
- Certified, all-inclusive joint replacement surgery program
- Home of the Healing Garden, open to the public for relaxation and patients for physical therapy exercise
- All-digital imaging center including CT, MRI, PET/CT, interventional radiology and ACR-certified ultrasound services
- Over 220 physicians in over 40 different specialties

St. Joseph Memorial Hospital

St. Joseph has been a fixture in the community for over half a century. 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:

- 9,200 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
- Comprehensive wound care center with hyperbaric therapy
- Area leader for outpatient endoscopic procedures
- Certified cardio-pulmonary outpatient rehabilitation
- Hospitalist program
- Over 190 physicians in over 35 different specialties

Please visit to see who we are, and what we do
Southern Illinois Healthcare is a not for profit health system located in Carbondale, IL. SIH encompasses a three-hospital, 293 bed system with nearly 400 medical staff physicians & advance practice providers. SIH serves over 350,000 people in the southernmost 16 counties.

As the regions largest and most accomplished health care provider, SIH has acquired national accolades in cardiac and stroke care, rehabilitation and bariatric services, breast imaging, and quality. The second largest employer in southern Illinois, SIH is 3,700 employees strong with an overarching mission to promote the health and well-being of all of the people in the communities we serve.

SIH has been recognized by Thomson Reuters as a Top 51 Health System and by Truven Health as a Top 15 Health System.