Thank you again for taking time to speak with me about the Neurology opportunity with Riverside Medical Center in Kankakee, Illinois. Below I have provided a few links for the department and the community, as well as a brief description of the practice.

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  • Given the “Quality Achievement Award for Stroke” by the American Heart and Stroke Association 5 years in a row
  • Magnet® Recognized Hospital
  • Five-time recipient of Truven’s “100 Top Hospitals"
  • Recipient of the “Distinguished Hospital Award for Clinical Excellence” by HealthGrades
  • Ranked among the Top 5% in the nation for Stroke Treatment
  • Ranked among the Top 10% in the nation for Neurosciences
  • Practice in a Certified Stroke Center
  • Work with a team that is compassionate and responsive to the needs of their patients

Compensation and Practice Details

  • Earning potential of $350,000 - $375,000+
  • $20K Commencement bonus and up to $7,500 for relocation
  • Hospital reimbursed loan repayment of $20K per year
  • Full medical benefits, life insurance, disability, malpractice insurance
  • 27 days of PTO first year, 32 days of PTO year two and beyond
  • 5 days of CME with up to $3,000 in reimbursement
  • 403B Retirement plan, 50% match up to 8%
  • See on average 10-15 patients per day
  • Practice has 16-20 returning patients per day
  • Approximately 4 new patients per week
  • 6 EEG's per day
  • 10-15 EMG's per week
  • 4 TCD's per month
  • Typical cases include: strokes, altered mental states, seizures, headaches, Parkinson's and Alzheimer's