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Physician

Emergency Medicine Physician

Further your clinical career in emergency medicine. Deliver compassionate patient care as a physician with TeamHealth's emergency department (ED) team at Alton Memorial Hospital in Alton, Illinois. Alton Memorial treats 40,000 patients annually in a 20-bed ED. Alton has 41 hours of physician coverage daily with 24 hours of APC coverage as well.

Alton Memorial Hospital is an acute-care hospital serving patients in a five-county area. It is a JCAHO-accredited, full-service hospital serving the River Bend area of southwestern
Illinois. Licensed for 209 beds, the hospital offers a wide range of quality health care services, including the area's only Cancer Center with True Beam technology, the only open and 3T MRI through Twin Rivers MRI Center, CT services, PET imaging, nuclear medicine and other advanced medical imaging services, as well as physical, speech and occupational therapies. The hospital also operates a 24-hour emergency center and the area's only hospital-based ambulance service.

For more than 40 years, TeamHealth's history and national footprint in emergency medicine allows us to achieve the highest standards in care, informed by decades of evidence-based data. To that end, we’ve created robust risk management programs to help our clinicians feel confident in their work.

Join a community of thousands of emergency medicine professionals to share and shape best practices. We harness a nationwide collection of tools, clinical resources and collective knowledge for our emergency medicine clinicians who provide the best for their patients. You’ll be able to learn and grow alongside the best in emergency medicine, with mentors, education and avenues for professional development that feed into your career path at TeamHealth.

Position Highlights:

  • Access to professional development tools, educational resources and CME through TeamHealth Institute
  • Association with a leading physician practice in the U.S.
  • Stability of a respected industry leader
  • Access to TeamHealth's clinician wellness program
  • 1099 independent contractor status
  • Flexible schedule
  • Competitive compensation
  • Practice with confidence as a member of TeamHealth's national Patient Safety Organization

Alton Memorial Hospital

Alton, Illinois

 

State-of-the-art, awarded care

Alton Memorial Hospital is a full-service hospital serving the River Bend area of southwestern Illinois minutes away from St. Louis, Missouri. The hospital offers a wide range of healthcare services including state-of-the-art diagnostic and interventional imaging, as well as neurology services and the most technologically advanced medical and radiation oncology in the market. Alton Memorial has a complete surgery center utilized by specialists in Pain Management, Orthopedics, Sports Medicine, OB/GYN, Urology, Otolaryngology, General Surgery and Plastic Surgery. Other areas within the hospital include an Intensive Care Unit, a Wound Care Center with hyperbaric chambers, inpatient and outpatient Senior Psychology Units and a Women's Health and Childbirth Center. Affiliated with BJC HealthCare, Alton Memorial is recognized for its Cardiac Care, Orthopedic Surgery, Oncology services, Women's Health services, Outpatient Surgery and Testing, Gastroenterology, Pain Management and Sports Medicine.

 

Work, live, play

Alton is just 25 miles north of St. Louis, and is full of history, recreational opportunities, and business prospects. Founded in 1837, Alton was the site of the final debate between Abraham Lincoln and Stephen Douglas. Legendary jazz musician Miles Davis was born in Alton, and Alton is considered one of the most haunted cities in America. Home to the Jacoby Arts Center, the Alton Little Theater, Alton's Children's Theater, three historic districts, Alton Museum of History and Art, the Elijah P. Lovejoy Monument, the Southern Illinois University School of Dental Medicine, the Alton Marine, the Alton Amphitheater, the National Great Rivers Research and Education Center, the Melvin Price Locks and Dam, the Meeting of the Great Rivers Scenic Byway, and a variety of other educational and recreational institutions, Alton offers a cost of living that is below the national average and is a great place to live, work, and raise a family.

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