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Greater Peoria, IL
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Rheumatologist in Peoria, Illinois

OSF Healthcare

OSF Healthcare

Peoria, IL, USA
Posted on Friday, May 31, 2024

Job Description


Job Specifics

  • Dynamic Rheumatology practice expanding and seeking an additional BC/BE physician to join the practice.
  • Two Rheumatologists support the practice
  • Four specially trained rheumatology APNs provide expert care in fibromyalgia, musculoskeletal medicine, and stable immunologic patients allowing Rheumatology Physicians to focus on immunologic care.
  • APNs triage new patients to align them with the appropriate level of care (APN or MD)
    • APN-managed fibromyalgia clinic to provide expert-level care
    • Onsite behaviorist, polarized microscope, lab, and pharmacy
    • Dedicated support staff to manage: Scheduling, Referrals, Prior Authorizations, and Specialty Pharmacy needs
  • Beautiful office located near OSF Saint Francis Medical Center, OSF Innovation Jump Simulation & Education Center, the new OSF Cancer Center, and downtown Peoria.
  • Lead learning experiences for residents through an academic appointment as core faculty in the Department of Internal Medicine at the University of Illinois College of Medicine Peoria.
  • Incoming physician has the opportunity for regional outreach work if desired.

The Perks

  • Generous paid time off from day one!
    • Vacation and holiday time off to get away and recharge
    • Well-being time for self-care, mission trips, or whatever makes you happy!
    • Sick leave for you or to care for an ill-family member
    • CME time and dollars
  • Competitive base salary + incentives
  • Signing bonus
  • Concierge relocation services
  • Health, life, dental, and retirement plans
  • Paid occurrence-based malpractice
  • Student Loan repayment and financial counseling
  • Residency/Training Stipend Available
  • Career Development through our Physician Leadership Academy

The Community

Why Peoria? Why Not?

  • Nestled in the heart of the Illinois River Valley, Peoria is the largest Illinois metropolitan area outside of Chicago and St. Louis. Here, you can live as big or small as you desire! Check out the City of Peoria, with its urban amenities and hustle. Or choose a suburb, small town or rural life, with a laid-back vibe and community schools.
  • Regarded as an ideal blend of urban, suburban and rural influences, the Greater Peoria area offers a lower cost of living, easy commutes and amenities that appeal to an array of lifestyles. With countless entertainment venues (both indoors and outside), the Greater Peoria area draws national touring shows while nurturing local talent. It is also home to a large selection of locally owned food and drink establishments with domestic and international flavor.
  • In Peoria, you’ll find an educated populace fueled by respected universities and medical schools, professional and NCAA Division I college sports, and of course the home base for the OSF HealthCare Ministry which was founded here in 1877.
  • Visit org/peoria to download our full community guide.



  • Physician Licensed to practice medicine in current state.
  • Board certified or board eligible in the appropriate specialty(ies). Obtain and maintain medical staff membership and appropriate privileges.
  • Must be eligible as a provider for Medicare, Medicaid, and other federal health programs.
  • Physician shall meet all qualifications to participate in OSF's programs for professional malpractice and other liability coverage.
  • Licensed by the Federal Drug Enforcement Administration and the State of Illinois to prescribe narcotics, if applicable.


  • Demonstrates the knowledge and skills necessary to provide patient care aligned to the preferences, goals, and needs of the patients served

OSF HealthCare is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Contact Us

Physician Recruiter: Erin Clayton

Email: Erin.L.Clayton@osfhealthcare.org