We are an independent organization with 29 healthcare centers that's been dedicated to improving the health of area residents for over 114yrs. We are best known for our compassionate & personalized approach to care and attribute our success to our dedicated physicians, advanced practice professionals, staff and volunteers while having a mutually, beneficial relationship with the 170,000+ residents we serve in 20 communities.
Morris Hospital & Healthcare Centers’ is seeking a BE/BC OB/GYN physician, who desires to become part of a well-established, collegial group of OB/GYN specialists as they seek to replace one of their partners who is moving downstate.
Step into a full established practice from day one that sees 32-35 new patients monthly. Minimum of 30 patient contact hours in the office and dedicated surgery block time. No current robotics program. Outpatient offices are located in Morris (on main hospital campus) and Channahon, which offers ancillary, primary, specialty care and advanced Cardio and Imaging services and in Ottawa and in two multi-specialty sites in Yorkville and Diamond-Coal City. In-office procedures include, but are not limited to LEEP, cryotherapy, colposcopy, vulvar biopsy, Nexplanon, IUD insertion, CMG, Urodynamics, US/US-guided biopsy or IUD and Hysterosonogram. Urology and GYN/ONC available by referral.
Enjoy 1:5 Call at one hospital with monthly call stipend. Level II Perinatal Center Family Birthing Suite Unit includes dedicated OR, 8 LDRP rooms and 4 NST/Triage rooms – Anesthesiologists and Pediatricians available at all times. Average of 40-45 deliveries per month between OB/GYNs; 500 births per year, with a large number of high-risk pregnancies. OBGYNs are required to live in Morris and have a 20min response time.
We have a tertiary affiliation with Loyola University Medical Center for mothers and babies who require an even higher level of care as we are a Level II Perinatal Care Provider with strong referral relationships with MFM at Loyola. Candidate must be comfortable with high-risk obstetrics. Our obstetrical nurses are highly trained and care for moms and babies throughout labor and after delivery. Several classes are available for our expectant families.
Benefits Include: Market Competitive Compensation Package, Medical Education Loan Assistance and Moving Bonus, plus additional bonuses available to attain from the start of employment, OB/GYN call stipend, Annual CME & General Expense Allowance, 5wks PTO, BCBS Health, Life, Disability, Retirement Plan, gym membership & annual Wellness Incentive.
About the Hospital:
Level II Trauma Center, Level II Perinatal Care Provider,Primary Stroke Certified and we are part of an Accountable Care Organization, since 01/2015. Our long-standing Emergency and Radiology Departments have great reputations as well! Our advanced imaging services provide comprehensive diagnostic and interventional therapies.
Work with an organization that’s true to its mission of improving the health of area residents. Listed on Becker’s Hospital Review’s “100 Great Community Hospitals” list (2016, 2017, 2018, and 2019). We boast a renowned Patient Transportation System available at no charge to patients - done all through our dedicated 630 volunteers since ‘98.
Work with an integrated health system with a strong financial bottom-line! Since 03/2018, the hospital began a $60 million master facility plan that included expanding our ED which opened early March 2020 (17 private rooms with state-of-the-art features). We are currently in Phase 2 of 4, making changes to our pre/post-CATH lab area and moving outpatient cardiac diagnostics closer to the CATH Lab. We also renovated our infusion therapy department along with renovating imaging (new women’s center!) and outpatient lab services. We will be modernizing our surgical waiting room and updating our patient registration process. All Master Facility Plan updates are estimated to be completed in 2022.
Community & Contact Information:
Morris has a population of 15,000 residents that offers low-cost living in safe, family-oriented subdivisions that are nearby excellent public, private school and employment options for the family. Morris is settled alongside the Illinois River which offers, boating, kayaking, hunting, camping, rural-farm living experience, golf courses, several local parks and biking/running trails along the I&M canal. Enjoy outdoor activities here and nearby at popular Starved Rock and Matthiessen State Parks. We have an eclectic and historical downtown that has several unique shops with great restaurants, tea room, annual CornFest and Home for the Holidays Festival. When you work here we’re confident you won’t be sitting in traffic on the way to-and-from the office. Our area allows easy access to Chicago and we are in close proximity to some of the state’s most prestigious colleges and universities. Living and working here is where you can truly enjoy the best of both worlds with being centrally located and surrounded by nature.
Come discover why physicians who could work anywhere work here!
For more information, please contact Jennifer Goodwin, Manager of Physician Recruitment & Relations at (815) 705-1470, texts/calls also welcome at 630-347-7539 or by emailing her at email@example.com
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About Morris Hospital & Healthcare Centers
Morris Hospital & Healthcare Centers is committed to providing an excellent environment for physicians and advance practice professionals to practice medicine. As the only hospital in Grundy County, we serve patients from more than 20 communities that covers a population of 170,000 residents. We are a well-established, independent community hospital that's been dedicated to improving the health of area residents since 1906. Located just 55 miles southwest of Chicago, the steady increase in the number of admissions, births and emergency visits each year is an indication of the growth in the community. The Morris Hospital medical staff is made up of more than 200 physicians representing nearly 40 medical specialties. We are known for our compassionate and personalized approach to healthcare. Become part of a well-established group, giving you a balanced lifestyle and freedom to practice quality medicine!