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Job Specifics
The new pediatric cardiologist will join a well-established team of ten pediatric cardiologists with 30 plus years of success in the region.
The new pediatric cardiologists will join the group who staffs OSF HealthCare Childrens Hospital of Illinois (CHOI) in Peoria and supports outreach clinics located in surrounding community cities.
Professional efforts will be bolstered by the support of two pediatric cardiovascular surgeons.
Preferred candidates should have training in pediatric interventional cardiac catheterization
Clinical activities will also include in-patient rotations, clinic coverage including satellite clinics
Scholarly and research interests are highly desirable, along with experience in teaching medical students and residents.
The candidate must be board-certified or board-eligible in pediatric cardiology and will report to the division head of pediatric cardiology.
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The Community
Peoria, Illinois has a greater metro area population of over 350,000, offers a remarkably low cost of living with the big city comforts and attractions.
Quality public and private pre-school to University educational options, the University of Illinois College of Medicine, Bradley University and a junior college nearby, educational options are abundant.
Peoria offers a vibrant downtown with a beautiful skyline, river front, cultural events and entertainment.

OSF HealthCare Childrens Hospital of Illinois is the primary pediatric teaching facility for the University Of Illinois College Of Medicine, a 136-bed facility that offers over 50 pediatric programs and services, including one of the largest pediatric surgery programs in Illinois. It is supported by a growing referral base of 140 CHOI Pediatric Sub-Specialists, 72 faculty members at the University of Illinois College of Medicine-Peoria, over 68 OSF Medical Group practice locations in Illinois and over 800 physicians on staff at OSF Saint Francis Medical Center. OSF HealthCare Childrens Hospital of Illinois is the only full service tertiary hospital for children and adults with congenital heart disease in downstate Illinois.
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.