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Join a well-established orthopedic surgery group that, over the years, has doubled its geographical service area, represents a regionally superior level of experience and specialty trained surgeons, as well as the most advanced surgical techniques and procedures performed in the heartland.

Only looking for the following:

General orthopedic
Total joint
Foot and ankle
Trauma

Benefits include:

Income Guarantee
Earning potential above 90th percentile MGMA
Sign-on Bonus
Starting Bonus
Student Loan Assistance
Relocation Assistance
Ownership opportunity in ASC and ancillaries (MRI, PT, CT, XRay, DME, Health Bone Clinic, Urgent Care Clinic)


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


About Carbondale, Il


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 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.