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State-of-the-Art Facilities & Extensive Onsite Services. Riverside Medical Center can accommodate the very simple to the most complex orthopedic surgeries and post-surgery recovery for patients and their families.
Onsite @ Riverside:
- Level II Trauma Center
- Hospitalists Program
- CARF® Acute Inpatient Rehabilitation Program
Riverside’s Operating Suites:
- 4 state-of-the-art dedicated ortho surgical suites
- Image Stream Integration
Riverside’s East Tower 5th Floor | Ortho-Focus:
- Hospitalists program for greater physician and patient satisfaction
- 42 patient-centered spacious private rooms
- Experienced orthopedics care team of nurses, techs and therapists
- Innovative design to meet diverse needs of ortho patients
- On-floor physical therapy and rehab gym
- Strong Provider Referral Base
- Competitive Base Salary
- wRVU Production
- Signing Bonus
- Loan Repayment
- Housing Stipend
- CME and PTO
Clinical Excellence. Outstanding Experiences. Superior Safety Because... It Matters.
Riverside Medical Center is located in Kankakee, IL and is part of Riverside Healthcare, a fully integrated healtchcare system serving the needs of individuals and communities throughout the counties of Kankakee, Iroquois, Will, Grundy and beyond. As part of the system, Riverside Medical Center, a 300-bed hospital, provides a full scope of inpatient and outpatient care and is a nationally recognized, award-winning Level II Trauma hospital with nationally-leading programs in heart care, cancer care, neurosurgery and orthopedics.
Riverside's reputation for nursing excellence has made it the area's only Magnet® Recognized hospital. Because Riverside's clinical performance ranks them among the top 5 percent of hospitals nationwide, Healthgrades has named them a Distinguished Hospital for Clinical Excellence Award, and Truven Health Analytics presented them with the 100 Top Hospitals® award. Riverside also operates several community, primary and specialty health centers throughout the region. Learn more about Riverside's Awards and Recognitions.
The Riverside Medical Center Internal Medicine Residency Program accepts four new residents each year. As a teaching hospital, Riverside is shaping the future of healthcare and planning for the communities' needs by training 20 physicians each year. In addition, Riverside offers Fellowship Programs in Cardiology, Interventional Cardiology, Gastroenterology and Geriatrics.
Strategically located 45 miles and less than 1 hour drive time south of Downtown Chicago, Kankakee County offers ease of market access, lower cost of doing business, and a quality of life that values family, education, arts and culture, community service and the great outdoors. With 57 miles of winding river, rural and urban destinations, rich history and natural beauty, there is so much to enjoy. Kankakee County hosts more than 60 festivals and events throughout the year, each offering its own unique blend of heritage and fun.
Here are some helpful links to discover more about Kankakee County and the surrounding areas:
- Kankakee County Convention & Visitors Burea
- Visit Kankakee Guide
- Economic Alliance of Kankakee County
- Kankakee County Real Estate
- Kankakee County Chamber of Commerce
The great homes, neighborhoods and parks in Kankakee County are complemented by outstanding schools. From pre-k to graduate programs, Kankakee County prepares students for life-long success by providing rigorous and engaging education experiences in a safe, supportive and nurturing environment.
Learn more about the educational opportunities in Kankakee County: