• HSHS Medical Group is recruiting an Orthopedic Surgeon to serve as Regional Medical Director with a multi-specialty group of more than 480 providers throughout the Central and Southern Illinois area. The position will be based at St. Anthony’s Memorial Hospital in Effingham, Illinois, just 90 minutes from St. Louis. This is a fully accredited not-for-profit general acute care facility serving a population of over 205,000 with 146 licensed beds and over 800 employees. St. Anthony’s Orthopedic Center has earned The Joint Commission’s Gold Seal of Approval for Joint Replacement Program Certifications for Total Knee, Hip and Shoulder. St. Anthony offers MAKO Robotic Orthopedic Surgery capable of performing MAKOplasty partial knee resurfacing and total hip replacement, and now includes total knee replacements.
The incoming Regional Medical Director will expand and develop a regional approach to orthopedic program in our 5 hospitals in Southern Illinois. The position will comprise of 75% practicing and 25% Medical Director duties. This time will be adjusted based on program growth. Program developments to include minimally joint program and specialty product lines. Current orthopedic surgeons include 3 based at St. Elizabeth’s Hospital in O’Fallon. Projected growth of orthopedic surgeons includes 2 new at St. Anthony’s in Effingham; 1 additional in O’Fallon with Hand fellowship trained; and 1 orthopedic surgeon to cover St. Joseph’s in Highland, St. Joseph’s in Breese and Holy Family Hospital in Greenville.