The department of pediatrics, University of Illinois College of Medicine at Peoria and Children’s Hospital of Illinois at OSF Saint Francis Medical Center seeks 2 Pediatric Critical Care physicians with additional cardiac training or extensive clinical experience with post-operative cardiac care or dual training in cardiology and critical care for a position as Assistant/Associate Professor of Pediatrics or of Clinical Pediatrics to enhance a growing division.
The position requires 3 years of Pediatrics Residency and 3 years of Critical Care Fellowship and can be tenure or non-tenure.
The ideal candidate will be BC/BE in Pediatrics and Pediatric Critical Care and will hold or have applied for an Illinois physician’s license.
The position includes patient care services, teaching medical students and residents, and opportunities to pursue research.
Provide clinical consultation services for critically ill patients hospitalized in the unit including children with complex congenital heart disease.
Provide consultation services for physicians and patients in the region with problems requiring critical care.
The candidates will join 8 other intensivists that provide services to a mixed 16 beds PICU, and 16 beds intermediate unit with full complement of medical, and surgical subspecialty services.
The hospital is a designated level-1 trauma center, a St. Jude’s affiliate, and is the tertiary care facility for the central Illinois region.
Peoria, the largest Illinois metropolitan area outside of Chicago and St. Louis, is home to a a large collection of medical research, educational and clinical facilities including the University of Illinois College of Medicine at Peoria and Jump Trading Simulation & Education Center.
Peoria, Illinois, offers a range of residential opportunities whether you are looking for something out of the way, in the woods, along the river or right in the heart of the city.
Peoria is also home to a number of performance venues, museums, art galleries and more than two dozen historic landmarks of both local and national fame.
OSF HealthCare Children's Hospital of Illinois in Peoria is the third largest pediatric hospital in Illinois and the only full service tertiary hospital for kid’s downstate. With 136 beds and more than 141 pediatric subspecialists, OSF Children's Hospital cares for more children in Illinois than any hospital outside of Chicago. Formally established as a pediatric hospital within the walls of OSF HealthCare Saint Francis Medical Center in 1990, OSF Children's Hospital has over 7,000 admissions; 2,500 newborn deliveries, and 18,000 emergency department visits each year. More at https://www.osfhealthcare.org/childrens/.
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About OSF Health Care
OSF HealthCare owned and operated by The Sisters for the Third Order of St. Francis, Peoria, Illinois, includes OSF Healthcare System consisting of 13 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 600 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 Services.