Seeking a Hospitalist -Great Community with Excellent Schools Close to the Quad Cities.

Physician: Hospitalist
Market: Non-Metropolitan (Less than 50,000)
Job ID:8991
Verified Date:08/10/2020
Loan Repayment:No Response
Sign on Bonus:Yes
Practice Type: Employed
Accept J1 Visa:No Response
Accept H1b Visa:No Response
Permanent: Full time Hospitalist

What you need to know:

Practice Details

  • Full Time
  • 7 On / 7 Off - Nights 
  • Providing services at Genesis Medical Center, Silvis, IL
  • Internal Medicine or Family Medicine
  • Required: Illinois License, Board Eligible or Board Certified

Compensation Details

  • Competitive compensation and benefits package
  • Relocation assistance
  • Generous Sign on Bonus
  • H Cap Exempt

Community Details

  • Located in the heart of the Midwest along the banks of the Mighty Mississippi, minutes from the QC International Airport.
  • Were 2.5 hours from Chicago and just 55 minutes east of the University of Iowa.
  • The Quad Cities is a culturally diverse community that offers excellent schools, fine arts, museums, a zoo, fine dining and shopping, wineries and breweries, river boat cruises, semi-professional hockey and baseball, over 20 golf courses, ski resorts, and many more outdoor recreational outdoor activities for the active family. 

Recruiter Insights

Compensation. The Starting Salary Is $25,000 To $50,000 More Compared To Starting Hospitalist Salaries In Quad Cities. 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. Attractive 1,702 Sq Ft home with 4 bedrooms, 3 bath including a master suite with full bath and vaulted ceiling. Roomy kitchen with informal dining area as well as a formal dining room. Living room has gas fireplace with built-in bookshelves on both sides. Sliders lead to deck that looks over the large back yard. 1/2 bath on the main level and laundry is conveniently on the upper level. Basement is ready for you to finish and has a walk-out to a patio. This home can be yours for $209,900.

The Community.  Silvis, IL; a part of the Quad Cities. This is a beautiful riverfront community that offers excellent schools, short commute times and an affordable cost of living. The Quad-Cities market has also recently been ranked No. 4 among "Big Cities Markets'' in the U.S. for doctors to live and work. 

The Employer. 150 beds and offers a complex network of services, offering everything from assisted living and long term care to a Level 2 trauma and pediatric emergency center to ambulance, cardiac catheterization, birthing, surgical and diagnostic services including on-site MRI and full-service lab.

Community Profile What is nice to know.

Closest International Airports:

  • 161 miles: Chicago, IL (MDW / KMDW) Chicago Midway International Airport
  • 187 miles: Des Moines, IA (DSM / KDSM) Des Moines International Airport
  • 198 miles: Milwaukee, WI (MKE / KMKE) General Mitchell International Airport
  • 264 miles: Saint Louis, MO (STL / KSTL) Lambert-St. Louis International Airport

Closest Major City:

  • 120 miles to Madison, WI
  • 146 miles to Chicago, IL
  • 167 miles to Milwaukee, WI
  • 200 miles to Saint Louis, MO

 

Closest Domestic Airport:

  • 10 miles: Moline, IL (MLI / KMLI) Quad City International Airport
  • 79 miles: Dubuque, IA (DBQ / KDBQ) Dubuque Regional Airport
  • 92 miles: Peoria, IL (PIA / KPIA) General Wayne A. Downing Peoria International Airport
  • 92 miles: Cedar Rapids, IA (CID / KCID) The Eastern Iowa Airport
  • 96 miles: Burlington, IA (BRL / KBRL) Southeast Iowa Regional Airport
  • 106 miles: Rockford, IL (RFD / KRFD) Chicago Rockford International Airport

 

Cost of Living:

  • Mean Housing Cost - $115,060
  • City Cost of Living Index - 86.1 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
  • State Cost of Living Index - 95.7

Colleges and Universities:

  • Black Hawk College (about 3 miles; Moline, IL; Full-time enrollment: 5,086)
  • Augustana College (about 8 miles; Rock Island, IL; FT enrollment: 2,555)
  • Kaplan University-Davenport Campus (about 8 miles; Davenport, IA; FT enrollment: 60,376)
  • Eastern Iowa Community College District (about 9 miles; Davenport, IA; FT enrollment: 5,507)
  • Saint Ambrose University (about 10 miles; Davenport, IA; FT enrollment: 3,053)
  • Ashford University (about 27 miles; Clinton, IA; FT enrollment: 73,330)
  • University of Iowa (about 60 miles; Iowa City, IA; FT enrollment: 24,735)

 

Demographics:

  • 64.9% White alone
  • 17.7% Hispanic
  • 10.0% Black alone
  • 6.6% Two or more races

 

 

Taxes:

  • State Income Tax Rate 3.75%, 11th out of 51 states
  • State Sales Tax Rate 6.250%
  • City Sales Tax Rate 1.75%
  • County Tax Rate 0.50%

 

Major Industry:

  • Manufacturing (31%)
  • Construction (12%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (11%)
  • Retail trade (9%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)
  • Accommodation and food services (5%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (5%)



 

Recreation:

  • Davenport Parks and Recreation
  • Bettendorf Parks & Recreation
  • 4 Golf Courses
  • Mini Golf Courses

 

Arts & Culture:

  • Figge Art Museum
  • Bucktown Center for the Arts
  • The Beaux Arts Fair and ArtStroll in downtown Davenport
  • Riverssance Art Festival

Sports for the Spectator:

  • QUAD CITIES RIVER BANDITS - baseball
  • QUAD CITY MALLARDS - hockey
  • Wisconsin Wolfpack Professional Indoor Football
  • University of Wisconsin Badgers Football

Sports for the Participant:

  • Quad City Sports Center
  • Davenport Community School Athletics
  • Golf courses

Shopping:

  • Village Shopping Center
  • SIS International Shop
  • NorthPark Mall

Top Five things to do:

  1. Figge art museum
  2. Davenport skybridge
  3. LeClaire Park
  4. Modern Woodmen Park
  5. Putnam Museum