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Cardiothoracic Surgery

SwedishAmerican Medical Group
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Position Highlights:
Join two employed cardiothoracic surgeons providing dedicated surgical support for the 160+ physicians of SwedishAmerican Medical Group. Practice limited exclusively to the award-winning Heart Hospital at SwedishAmerican. SwedishAmerican Hospital is among the top 10% in cardiac surgery care in the nation according to a comprehensive annual study by HealthGrades, the leading independent healthcare ratings organization. Clinical Achievements for SwedishAmerican include: * Recipient of the HealthGrades Cardiac Surgery Excellence Award * Ranked Among the Top 10% in the Nation for Cardiac Surgery * Five-Star Rated for Coronary Bypass Surgery * Best Rated in the Region for Cardiac Services * Best Rated in the Region for Cardiac Surgery * Only Hospital in the Region to receive the HealthGrades Specialty Excellence Award for Cardiac Surgery

Employment Package:
Competitive two-year salary guarantee designed to attract highly-skilled cardiothoracic & endovascular specialists. Base salary and production incentive with excellent potential. Comprehensive benefits package includes:

  • Flexible insurance package with health, dental, vision, disability and life

  • Generous vacation and CME benefits

  • Flexible retirement program with corporate contribution

  • Professional society dues and association fees

  • Interview and relocation expenses

  • Academic appointments available with University of Illinois College of Medicine at Rockford

  • Award-winning health system provides wellness benefits, on-site day care, sick-child care, and concierge services.

  • Malpractice with tail coverage options

The Rockford arts community supports theater, symphony, museums, and dance, along with a collage of outdoor and ethnic festivals. Sports Illustrated "Sports Town USA" features an excellent park district with "Golf Digest" golf courses, endless bike trails, and active sports centers. Most-affordable housing and low cost of living with quick access to Chicago, Milwaukee, and Madison. Excellent private, parochial, and public school options with the #5 ranked public school in IL.

Contact Information:
For more information, please reply to jzimmerman@swedishamerican.org or call Julia Zimmerman at (779) 696-7071. CVs may also be faxed with a cover letter to (815) 391-7240.

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1401 East State Street
Rockford, IL 61104
(779) 696-4400


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