Job ID: 289998811  |  Last Updated: 9/3/2021

Flexible Schedule and Competitive Compensation at Riverside Healthcare

Riverside Medical Center
Kankakee, IL
Applicant Contact
Ashley Moritz
Physician Recruiter
(779) 701-2222 ext. 5939
(815) 936-6514

Job Description

About the Opportunity

At Riverside, we are more than just healthcare providers. Were partners in care. Located less than one hour south of Chicago, IL our community hospital offers passion and purpose with every patient interaction.

We are actively recruiting a new Family Medicine Physician to join our our team. The ideal candidate is a fun, friendly, and professional individual who is BE/BC. This physician will serve as an additional provider at our existing clinic in Watseka, IL, providing high-quality, compassionate care to our patients and continuing to grow the practice.

Opportunity Highlights

Full-time, hospital-employed opportunity
Monday-Friday clinic with flexible schedule
Beautiful, newly-renovated clinic
Ability to sponsor J-1 visa
15-20 patients per day


Starting base salary for a new grad: $220k
Worked RVU production bonus on top of base pay
Commencement Bonus
Loan Repayment Options
Relocation Assistance
CME and Professional Association Dues
Generous Paid Time Off


Riverside Medical Center offers clinical excellence, superior quality and safety. The Riverside Medical Group is composed of 170 providers who have a voice in how their practice is run. With consistent leadership, financial stability and a continued growth strategy in place, Riverside Medical Center has earned national recognition. Candidates can expect to find within the Riverside network numerous clinics, community agencies and other health care professionals, where patients can be referred when appropriate.

About the Community
Outstanding Community & Remarkable Experiences for Young & Old.

Strategically located less than an hour south of Chicago, Kankakee County is home to farmers markets, festivals, and family fun. And for city dwellers looking to experience nature's splendor, there is no need to journey any further. Meander through miles of hiking and biking trails, float down the river or drive through the country side - all before capping the night off with a craft beer over a good meal or sip the latest world-class wines at the local wine bars.

Benefits of Living in Kankakee County

Lower cost of living in Kankakee than in the suburbs of Chicago
Tight-knit community of people with a variety of family-friendly events
Bourbonnais, IL ranked as the 38th safest city in America
Community values family, education, arts, culture, and history
Scenic routes and less congested traffic than in major cities
Educational opportunities from pre-school through college
Less than one hour from two major international airports (Midway & O'Hare)

About the Organization

Riverside Medical Center is located in Kankakee, IL and is part of Riverside Healthcare, a fully integrated healthcare system serving the needs of individuals and communities throughout the the counties of Kankakee, Iroquis, Will, Grundy, and beyond. As part of the system, Riverside Medical Center, a 314-bed hospital and Level II trauma center, provides a full scope of inpatient and outpatient care. The organization is award-winning and has been recognized nationally for its programs in heart care, cancer care, neurosurgery, orthopedics, and more.

Riverside's reputation for nursing excellence has made it the area's only Magnet Recognized hospital. Because Riverside's clinical performance ranks them among the top 5 percent of hospitals nationwide, Healthgrades has named them a Distinguished Hospital for Clinical Excellence Award, and Truven Health Analytics presented them with the 100 Top Hospitals award. Riverside also operates several community, primary and specialty health centers throughout the region.

With a Heart for the Next Generation of Physicians.

The organization is also defined by its teaching opportunities and strong residency and fellowship programs. The Riverside Medical Center Internal Medicine Residency Program accepts four new residents each year. As a teaching hospital, Riverside is shaping the future of healthcare and planning for the communities' needs by training 20 physicians each year. In addition, Riverside offers Fellowship Programs in Cardiology, Interventional Cardiology, Gastroenterology and Geriatrics.

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