Southern Illinois University School of Medicine (SIU SOM) in Springfield, Illinois is seeking a Neurologist with expertise in general to join our Decatur Illinois division. This is an exciting time to be a part of the growth and expansion of a regional Neuroscience Institute serving the patients of central Illinois . SIU SOM offers a dynamic, challenging, busy and satisfying position within the School of Medicine. The position will primarily be out-patient with Neuro-Hospitalists managing inpatient call at Decatur Memorial Hospital.
Highlights of the position and area include:
Join the SIU SOM team as we expand our Neuroscience Institute services.
Train SIU Medical Students and Family Medicine Residents
General neurologist is preferred but a subspecialist willing to do mostly general neurology will be considered.
Join 3 other established Neurologists.
Call is 1:4
NO STROKE CALL - 2 stroke critical care NP’s will take stroke call, then refer to stroke specialists with SIU School of Medicine.
Neuro-Hospitalists cover inpatient at Decatur Memorial Hospital
Opportunities to participate in clinical trials.
A competitive salary, excellent benefits package and University funded malpractice plan (occurrence malpractice ins.).
Great work/life balance with family oriented communities, quality schools and affordable housing.
Decatur, IL is centrally located within 3 hours of Chicago, St. Louis and Indianapolis. Population is 70,522 with Metro Service Area of 105,000. Home to Millikin University and Richland Community College. Lake Decatur is a 5-basin lake with 33 miles of shoreline offering luxurious lake living, excellent fishing and all the water fun imaginable. Other activities include: 3 golf courses, zoo, children’s museum, zipline, frisbee golf, ice skating rink, hiking/biking trails, and more. Decatur was recently ranked Top 12 Best Illinois Cities for Families, Top 50 Best City for Global Trade, and ranked 22nd “Best Metro Area in the Country for Physicians and Surgeons to Live and Work” by data-science group GoodCall.
Qualifications: Board certified/board eligible in Neurology.. Licensed or eligible for licensure to practice medicine in the state of Illinois.
Interested candidates call Galen Roberts, Jordan Search Consultants, Email email@example.com / 573.915.9495
Southern Illinois University is an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity Employer.