Physician

Employer
TeamHealth
Location
Alton, Illinois
Posted
Jan 18, 2019
Ref
10409
Specialty
Emergency Medicine
Position Type
Permanent
TeamHealth has an excellent full-time opportunity for a physician to join our emergency department team at Alton Memorial Hospital in Alton, Illinois. Alton Memorial treats 40,000 patients annually in a 20-bed ED that offers 41 hours of physician coverage daily with 24 hours of advanced practice clinician 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.

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 health care 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.