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Physician - General Surgery - Full time - Mt. Vernon, Illinois
Surgery | SSM Health Medical Group - 2 Good Samaritan Way | Mount Vernon, IL | Req #: 19000427
Description

SSM Health - Illinois seeks a General Surgeon to join their SSM Health - Good Samaritan Hospital and Employed Medical Group in Mt. Vernon, Illinois.
This is an employed position with SSM Health - Illinois, a premier hospital system located in Mt. Vernon, Illinois, where easy access is available to St. Louis, Chicago, Evansville, Indianapolis & Louisville.
Highlights of the opportunity are:
  • Facility is a not-for-profit Catholic institution affiliated with SSM HealthCare
  • Employed position with hospital affiliated medical group
  • 1:5 call schedule
  • Physician focused administration
  • Fully electronic office and dedicated staff
  • 250,000 population service area covering 9 counties
Excellent Financial Package:
  • Guaranteed base salary of $400,000+ (based on experience) for the first two years
  • wRVU & quality incentives available
  • Medical, dental & vision coverage
  • Short & long term disability insurance
  • Occurrence based malpractice insurance
  • 25 days of vacation including 5 days CME
  • CME allowance
  • Option of a 401k with match or Roth IRA and deferred compensation plan offered as retirement planning options
  • Student loan repayment available
Mt. Vernon, Illinois provides a great area to establish a balanced professional and personal lifestyle with the abundant recreation and mild climate.
  • Great area with 4 seasons, long springs & falls, mild winters
  • Only one hour from Downtown St. Louis
  • Small town atmosphere close to big-city amenities
  • Rend Lake Recreation area nearby, including over 20,00 acres of public land, nearly 19,000 acres of lake water and 27 boat ramps, bike trails, and hunting & fishing available
  • Cedarhurst Center for the Arts nearby, an 85-acre estate featuring the Mitchell Museum, which displays changing art exhibits, an outdoor sculpture park, performing arts center, dinner theatre, concerts, art classes and craft shows in Mt. Vernon
  • 8 universities & colleges within one hour
  • Affordable housing
  • Award-winning local vineyards, plus music festivals & art fairs nearby
Please visit our website: www.joinssmhealth.com

Qualifications

Successful candidates will possess:
  • Successful completion of an ACGME accredited General Surgery Residency
  • Obtained and MD or DO degree
  • Board Certification (BC) is preferred, however can be Board Eligible (BE) if less than 5 years since training.
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Jessica Hall
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Why SSM Health

At SSM Health, we are driven by a singular Mission: Through our exceptional health care services, we reveal the healing presence of God. It's a higher calling that binds us. Here, we work together, system and providers alike, to heal the body, mind and spirit of our patients. We are united by a shared commitment to serve through faith, humanity, compassionate care and exceptional medicine.

Employment Benefits

  • Health, dental and vision insurance
  • Malpractice insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Retirement savings plan
  • CME stipends and time
  • Adoption reimbursement
  • And more!

Diversity, Inclusion
and Equality

At SSM Health, diversity, inclusion and equality are integral parts of who we are and a reflection of our Mission and values. We believe that workplace diversity is essential to our success. We seek to foster awareness and appreciation of diversity among our patients, employees, physicians, providers, customers and communities.

We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. Qualified applicants are considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or any other characteristic protected by law.

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Southern Illinois is one of the hidden gems of the Midwest. With astonishing natural beauty, local and natural history, and communities with their own unique identities, there is so much to do and discover here. Experience ancient history at Cahokia Mounds State Historic Site, the nation’s largest archaeological site, in Collinsville, IL or the explore the historical hideout of notorious outlaws, such as Jesse James, at Cave-In-Rock, nestled in the Shawnee National Forest. Take in a day of the arts, dining or entertainment during one of Mt. Vernon’s many festivals or a day of relaxation on the Southern Illinois Wine Trail. There are abundant hospitality and opportunities for those who call this unique region their home.

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