Illinois Hospitalist opening near St. Louis!

Physician: Hospitalist
Market: Non-Metropolitan (Less than 50,000)
Job ID:8208
Verified Date:07/06/2020
Loan Repayment:No Response
Sign on Bonus:No Response
Practice Type: Employed
Accept J1 Visa:No
Accept H1b Visa:No
Permanent: Full time Hospitalist

What you need to know:

Practice Details

  • Seeking a BE/BC Hospitalist Physician to provide full-time services.
  • Employed Position
  • Hospitalist experience with high acuity preferred but new grads welcome to apply
  • Office Space/Workspace designated for the Hospitalists 

Compensation Details

  • Competitive Salary 
  • Productivity/Incentive Compensation
  • Relocation Assistance
  • Medical Education Debt Assistance
  • Commencement Bonus
  • CME and more!

Community Details

  • The city receives its name from the redbud tree, a species of flora that grows in the area.
  • The first development by a European settler within what is now the city limits was made by Preston Brickey in 1820.
  • He constructed a log cabin near the current intersection of Main and Power streets, and there cultivated a farm.
  • In 1839, James Pollock placed a small stock of goods in the log cabin built by Henry Simmons, where he did business for about a year.

 

Recruiter Insights

Compensation. The Starting Salary Is $25,000 To $50,000 More Compared To Starting Hospitalist Salaries In St. Louis. Coupled With A Cost Of Living Of 20% Lower Than The Aforementioned Metropolitan Areas, Provides Significant Purchasing Power To Build Their Dream Home, Payoff School Loans And Retire Early.

The Housing Market.  This gorgeous 4 bed, 4 bath 3200 sq ft home on a quiet cul-de-sac lot is ready for new owners!You will love the large, wooded, private, half acre+ lot w/inground pool.As you enter, notice the open floor plan w/spacious living room, dining room, & kitchen.The gleaming wood floors are from 2006, when much of the home was updated, including the woodwork, doors, & much more. This home can be yours for $279,000

The Community. The city receives its name from the redbud tree, a species of flora that grows in the area. The first development by a European settler within what is now the city limits was made by Preston Brickey in 1820. He constructed a log cabin near the current intersection of Main and Power streets, and there cultivated a farm. In 1839, James Pollock placed a small stock of goods in the log cabin built by Henry Simmons, where he did business for about a year.

 

The Employer. Serving three counties and nearly 38,000 residents along the western Illinois border, has 75 acute-care beds and a 115-bed long-term care facility. The hospital, located 40 miles southeast of the St. Louis metropolitan area, offers emergency care, cardiology, general surgery, internal medicine, pediatrics, radiology, dental, obstetrics, family practice, rehabilitation and home healthcare services, among others. It also features labor/delivery/recovery/postpartum suites, an extended-stay skilled nursing facility, and visiting specialists in orthopedics, podiatry, oncology, dermatology and vascular surgery.

 

Community Profile What is nice to know.

Closest International Airports:

  • 56 miles: Saint Louis, MO  Lambert-St. Louis International Airport
  • 219 miles: Memphis, TN  Memphis International Airport

Closest Major City:

  • 31 miles to Saint Louis, MO
  • 212 miles to Memphis, TN
  • 224 miles to Nashville, TN

Closest Domestic Airport:

  • 32 miles: Belleville, IL  MidAmerica St. Louis Airport
  • 56 miles: Saint Louis, MO Lambert-St. Louis International Airport
  • 77 miles: Marion, IL Williamson County Regional Airport

Cost of Living:

  • Mean Housing Cost - $137,314
  • City Cost of Living Index State -78.8 (low, U.S. average is 100)
  • Cost of Living Index - 97.2

 

Colleges and Universities:

  • Southwestern Illinois College (about 22 miles; Belleville, IL; Full-time enrollment: 9,085)
  • McKendree University (about 30 miles; Lebanon, IL; FT enrollment: 2,564)
  • Saint Louis Community College (about 31 miles; Saint Louis, MO; FT enrollment: 18,019)
  • Jefferson College (about 31 miles; Hillsboro, MO; FT enrollment: 3,975)
  • Saint Louis University (about 33 miles; Saint Louis, MO; FT enrollment: 11,606)

 

Demographics:

  • 97.6% White alone
  • 1.1% Hispanic
  • 0.6% Two or more races
  • 0.5% Asian alone

 

 

Taxes:

  • State Income Tax Rate - 3.75%
  • State Sales Tax Rate - 6.25%
  • County Tax Rate - 1.94%
  • Property Tax Rate - 1.73%

Major Industry:

  • Manufacturing (20%)
  • Construction (13%)
  • Educational services (8%)
  • Retail trade (7%)
  • Public administration (6%)
  • Utilities (6%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (6%)



Recreation:

  • Fish, hunt, swim, go boating, water skiing, biking, camping, golfing or simply take a walk through Illinois South.

Arts & Culture:

  • Granite City Art and Design District 
  • The Contemporary Art Museum St. Louis
  • Pulitzer Arts Foundation
  • Portfolio Gallery

 

Sports for the Spectator:

  • St. Louis Cardinals baseball
  • St. Louis Blues ice hockey
  • St. Louis Stampede football

Sports for the Participant:

  • YMCA
  • Men's ice hockey league
  • Co ed volleyball leagues
  • Youth ice hockey league
  • Cheerleading, gymnastics and more

Shopping:

  • Twyla's Flower Shop
  • Cotton's Ace Hardware of Red Bud
  • Red Bud IGA
  • Casey's General Store

Top Five things to do:

  1. Ratz Memorial City Park
  2. Budweiser Brewery Experience
  3. Saint Louis Zoo
  4. Marsan Canoe & Kayak Tours
  5. The Gateway Arch