TeamHealth has an excellent opportunity for a full-time physician to join our emergency department team at CGH Medical Center in Sterling, Illinois. Located 2 hours west of Chicago, this 30,000 volume ED offers 24 hours of physician coverage and 22 hours of advanced practice clinician coverage daily. This Level II Trauma, 26-bed ED, remodeled in 2013, includes excellent backup specialties and sees medium to high acuity. This is an employed position and not an independent contractor position.
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. We harness a nationwide collection of tools, clinical resources and collective knowledge for our emergency medicine clinicians who provide the best for their patients. TeamHealth is proud to be one of the largest integrated healthcare providers in the country.
At TeamHealth, our purpose is to perfect the practice of medicine, every day, in everything we do. TeamHealth supports our physician teams so that you can do what you do best: provide unmatched patient care. We are physician-driven, patient-focused, and provide ample opportunities for growth as you develop your career with TeamHealth.
- Excellent compensation
- Malpractice insurance with tail coverage included
- Full benefits package including health insurance
- 401K with match
- Access to TeamHealth's clinician wellness program and referral program
- Association with a leading physician practice in the U.S.
- Stability of a respected industry leader
- Access to professional development tools, educational resources and CME through the TeamHealth Institute
- Leadership and growth opportunities to further your career
- Practice with confidence as a member of TeamHealth’s national Patient Safety Organization
Over a century of care
CGH Medical Center has been providing compassionate care to Sterling, Illinois, and the northwest region of Illinois for over a century. With a full range of general care and specialty services, this 97-bed facility consistently receives high marks for positive public awareness and patient satisfaction. In addition, the facility boasts a number of accreditations, including an Accredited Chest Pain Center. In spring of 2018, the facility was recognized as the only hospital within 50 miles to achieve an "A" Hospital Safety Grade based on standards established by the Leapfrog Group.
Hardware capital of the world!
Located in northwest Illinois and known as the Hardware Capital of the World, Sterling, Illinois, offers small- town charm with the convenience of being only 2 hours from Chicago and 1 hour from the Quad Cities and all of their metropolitan attractions. The nearby Rock River offers plenty of summer activities for the boater, paddler, fisherman, and skier. If you love golf, you wil find numerous golf courses available to you in this community.