Orthopedic Sports Surgery

Riverside HealthCare
Kankakee, Illinois
Oct 09, 2020
Oct 09, 2021
Full Time
Position Type

Orthopedic Sports Surgery Recruitment

Riverside Medical Center is a 318-bed Level II Trauma hospital located less than one hour south of Chicago. We are actively recruiting an experienced Fellowship trained Orthopedic Sports Surgeon to join the Riverside Medical Group.

As the only hospital in Illinois to receive both Distinguished Hospital for Clinical Excellence and Outstanding Patient Experience Awards in 2017, Riverside Healthcare continues to shape the future for Orthopedics in the region.

Candidates Can Expect

  • Financially stable hospital
  • Administrative support and collaboration
  • Large primary care referral base to build a busy practice quickly
  • Growth opportunities
  • State-of-the-art facilities, equipment and ORs

Practice Overview

  • Reason for recruitment Improve patient access to orthopedic care patients are having to leave the community for orthopedic services
  • There are four surgeons in place now (hand, general and joint)
  • Surgeons are employed by Riverside Medical Center and are a part of the Riverside Medical Group
  • The Orthopedic Service Line operates under a dyad leadership model
  • OR has plenty of capacity and there is future opportunity at the ambulatory surgery center in Bourbonnais
  • Infrastructure in place including Radiology, Anesthesiology, ORs, ortho neuro unit (Magnet Hospital), acute inpatient rehab, outpatient rehab, Home Care, long term care
  • Physician Assistants in place and will continue to be hired as needed
  • Call is shared with the other group so is very manageable

Compensation Package

  • Base Salary commensurate with years of experience and in line with MGMA compensation guidelines for the Midwest - $600,000.00
  • Production bonus based on wRVUs
  • Commencement Bonus - $40,000.00
  • Relocation stipend - $7,500.00
  • Retention Bonus or Loan Repayment - $20,000.00 in years one, two and three
  • Housing Stipend (Kankakee County only) - $20,000.00 toward the down payment
  • CME 5 days and $3,500.00 annually
  • Professional Dues - $2,000.00 annually
  • Health, Dental Vision, Life, Disability
  • Retirement Plan

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