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Podiatric Surgery

SwedishAmerican Medical Group
Start Date:
Summer 2014 or Immediate

Position Highlights:
With the opening of our new state-of-the-art SAMG/Stateline facility, the successful candidate will have an excellent opportunity to establish podiatric services in the fast-growing Roscoe/Rockton area of northern IL. http://www.swedishamerican.org/calendar_news/news/news.cfm?c=2012&p=794 Join the busiest family physician in the area, along with a second family physician, and Ob/Gyn, and an ENT who will join the multi-specialty clinic upon opening in June 2014. Call will be 1:3 with established podiatric team and surgeries will be limited to SwedishAmerican Hospital.

Employment Package:
Highly-competitive two-year salary guarantee with WRVU productivity incentives, along with a comprehensive benefits package including:

  • Flexible insurance package with health, dental, vision, disability and life

  • Generous vacation and CME benefits

  • Flexible retirement program with corporate contribution

  • Professional society dues and association fees

  • Interview and relocation expenses

  • Academic appointments available with University of Illinois College of Medicine at Rockford

  • Malpractice with tail coverage options

  • Award-winning health system offers complete child care including preschool and kindergarten, sick-child care, and free concierge service.

Rockford features an excellent park district with "Golf Digest" courses and year-round activities. A vibrant arts community supports professional theater, symphony, museums, and dance, along with a myriad of outdoor and ethnic festivals. Excellent cost-of-living in our family-oriented city of 153,000 with quick access to Chicago, Milwaukee, and Madison. Parents appreciate a wide variety of school options including the #6 ranked public school in Illinois.

Contact Information:
For more information, please reply to ruphouse@swedishamerican.org or call Robin Uphouse at (779) 696-7019. CVs may also be faxed with a cover letter to (815) 391-7240.

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1401 East State Street
Rockford, IL 61104
(779) 696-4400


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