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Excellent Primary Care Opportunity to Craft YOUR Practice in Illinois! Close to Chicago, Madison...

Belvidere, Illinois
Closing date
May 2, 2025

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Family Medicine
Full Time
Position Type

Mercyhealth System in Belvidere, IL. is currently seeking board certified/board eligible

Primary Care Physicians to join our excellent team of collaborating Physicians in the Rockford Il Region!

The Rockford, IL. region is currently seeking Primary Care Physicians in Byron IL., Belvidere IL., Cherry Valley IL., and Dixon IL., All of which are close to Chicago, Milwaukee, and Madison!

Mercyhealth is a multi-regional, integrated health system comprising of 7 hospitals, more than 700 employed physicians, over 80 outpatient clinics and other service sites that provide care to residents in more than 55 communities throughout northern Illinois and southern Wisconsin. We provide over 125 specialty and sub-specialty services, including adult and pediatric critical care, neonatal intensive care, neurosurgery, heart and vascular care, cancer care, plastic and reconstructive surgery, Da Vinci robotic surgery, Watchman, and much more!

The Rockford region admitting hospital is; Mercyhealth Javon Bea Hospital, which is a Comprehensive Stroke Center and an ACS designated Level I Adult Trauma Center, Level III NICU, with advanced operating and surgery suites, including hybrid operating suites that provide physicians with real-time radiographic capabilities while performing surgery all-in-one surgical suite.


  • Craft YOUR practice! We support and promote the private practice model as an employed Physician.
  • Walk into a FULL panel of patients 2000+ with the support of collaborating Physicians, Midlevel s, Nurses, and Operational Leaders.
  • Typically, 4-4.5 days per week
  • Flexible work life balance
  • Minimal call shared with the Rockford Region Family Medicine Physicians
  • No restrictions on procedures build the practice to your specifications
  • Vast multi-subspecialty referral sources in the region
  • Additional Opportunities Available - Please also see our ad or inquire about all of our Full Time Primary Care and Family Medicine Faculty opportunities.


  • MD/DO Board Certified or Board Eligible
  • Residency training from an ACGME accredited program.
  • The ability to communicate clearly and work as a member of a team.
  • A passion to make lives better
  • Skilled at providing exceptional care

Compensation & Benefits:

Mercyhealth offers a highly competitive initial salary guarantee (based on MGMA guidelines) leading to a production-based model after the first year, along with an outstanding benefits package:

  • Paid CME, malpractice, and licensure
  • Relocation assistance and sign on bonus
  • Paid membership and medical association dues
  • Excellent benefits package including health, dental, vision, disability, and retirement program.
  • Short Term & Long Term Disability
  • Loan forgiveness eligible
  • NEW day one 403(b) matching.
  • NEW paid parental and care giver leave.


Beautiful, Belvidere IL. is a robust urban community in Boone County IL. supported by rural economical industries such as farming, livestock, machining, automobiles, food production and packaging. Known as the City of Murals , Byron s rich history is showcased in their Historical Museum and colorful murals across the city. With a population of 25,300 (2020 census), situated on the Kishwaukee River, and 75 miles northwest of Chicago IL., Belvidere is family friendly with plenty of entertainment, dining, and recreation nearby. Belvidere Community Schools offer a smaller student-teacher ratio of 14 to 1 with 11 schools within the city.

If interested, please respond directly to:

Amanda Rinaldo Hartman, BS, SHRM-CP
Physician Recruiter, Provider Recruitment & Retention
Mercyhealth Rockton Ave Campus
P: 815-971-6626

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