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OSF Medical Group rheumatology in Peoria, Illinois is an exciting place to practice rheumatology. Rheumatology practice is supported by two specially trained rheumatology advanced nurse practitioners. Research, clinical trials and supported studies are part of this expanding clinical and research practice.
Call is 1:4
Nurse triage takes first call after hours.
On site polarized microscope, x-ray, and lab.
Patients seen from 8 am to 5 pm Monday through Friday.
Incoming physician can expect to see approximately 20 patients per day.
Beautiful office located by OSF Saint Francis Medical Center and downtown Peoria.
Teaching with academic appointment and research are integral parts of this opportunity although it is not a formal requirement.
OSF Saint Francis Medical Center is a 534-bed, Level I Trauma Center, and home to the Childrens Hospital of Illinois. OSF Saint Francis Medical Center, a major teaching affiliate of the University of Illinois in Peoria, Illinois has tertiary referrals from a 17 county with Central Illinois population base of 1.5 million.
A physician board certified in both internal medicine and rheumatology is required. A newly trained rheumatology fellowship physician will also be considered with the stipulation that board certification must be achieved within a few years for continued employment.
This position includes a competitive base salary commensurate with experience, paid malpractice, CME, association membership dues, holidays, and vacation weeks. Health, life, and dental insurance, retirement plan options with matching 401K and relocation assistance are included in our benefit package.
Peoria, Illinois has a greater metro area population of over 350,000. With quality public and
private pre-school to University educational options, this thriving city offers downtown
attractions, a picturesque skyline, museums, ballet, opera, symphony, chorales, theatre, cultural
events, art galleries, major shopping centers with unique upscale shops, beautiful parks, active recreational programs, award winning golf courses, and professional minor league sports teams for baseball, hockey and indoor football.
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.