Choices, the adult psychiatry program at OSF Saint Elizabeth Medical Center is seeking a board eligible or board certified psychiatric hospitalist to join our growing practice
All applicants, including H1B and J1 Visa candidates, are encouraged to apply.
The physician staff includes four psychiatry physicians. 22 bed inpatient unit.
Schedule can be outpatient only or a blend of inpatient and outpatient responsibilities.
Office hours are Monday-Friday, 8 am - 5 pm.
Offer includes a very competitive compensation and benefits package. Ottawa, with easy access to I-80 and I-39 offers ready access to major cultural centers in Chicago, Rockford, and Peoria (each approximately 80 to 90 minutes by car) making it convenient for a great weekend getaway or a day trip to experience the big city life.
The Outpatient Clinic is conveniently located 4/10ths of a mile east of (one minute by car) OSF Saint Elizabeth Medical Center. It contains 124 Medicare certified beds
Specialties available for in-hospital consultation include cardiology, dermatology, ENT, gastroenterology, medical oncology, ophthalmology, psychiatry, thoracic surgery, substance abuse and psychiatric units. Tertiary referrals are made to Peoria, Rockford, and Chicago.
SEMC has a full time hospitalist program that also provides consultations and follow up of psychiatric patients for their acute and chronic medical problems.
Ottawa, a town of 18,000 is located in north central Illinois. It s also known as the Town of Two Rivers where the scenic Fox River flows into the Illinois River and sets the pace for the relaxed and secure quality of life in the community.
The community has a family-oriented environment and boasts excellent public and parochial schools with a high level of parental involvement.
The economic base is diversified in both light industry and agriculture. Recreational opportunities abound with four beautiful public State Parks located within ten minutes of Ottawa (Starved Rock, Matthiessen Park, Buffalo Rock and Illini State Park).
Those with a spirit of adventure can explore the wonders of the great outdoors - boating, camping, hiking and biking on the Illinois & Michigan Canal Trail. In winter the trail is great for cross-country skiing and snowmobiling.
Ottawa, with easy access to I-80 and I-39 offers ready access to major cultural centers in Chicago, Rockford, and Peoria (each approximately 80 to 90 minutes by car) making it convenient for a great weekend getaway or a day trip to experience the big city life.
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