FHN is an independent, integrated healthcare system providing affordable healthcare for the nearly 100,000 people living in its service area. FHN employs over 80 providers in a wide network of primary and specialty care. FHN Memorial Hospital has 100% private rooms, Telestroke, 24-hour emergency services, state of the art imaging equipment, a productive surgery suite, outpatient services, a cardiovascular center, an e-ICU, and so much more. Primary care, cancer care, and specialty care offices are located in our entire service area, giving patients convenient access to care. We offer salaries that outpace MGMA medians, a comprehensive benefits package, time off for CME and vacation, and incentive opportunities.
Freeport is where FHN Memorial Hospital is located and is the largest community in our service area. It is a city with a population of 26,000 located in scenic Northwest Illinois near the Wisconsin border. Larger cities like Chicago, Rockford, Milwaukee, Dubuque, and Madison are in close proximity, making it easy to access the amenities that the city has to offer. With low crime rates, affordable living, great schools, and pleasant neighbors, the area offers the advantages of small city and small town living. Exceptional recreational opportunities are close at hand, including skiing, golfing, cycling and running trails, and boating at nearby lakes and rivers. Local breweries, wineries, and eateries offer comfortable dining experiences. You will find this corner of Illinois a friendly, pleasant place to live and practice, without the hassles of big city life.
Freeport, Illinois is a city of 26,000 people and is located in Stephenson County. The lifestyle in the area is one of comfort, welcome, and balance. Nestled in the Northwest Corner of Illinois, Chicago (about a 2.5 hour drive to the heart of downtown Chicago), Rockford (40 minute drive), Madison, WI (1.5 hour drive) and Dubuque, IA (1 hour drive) are close by. Living in Freeport and the surrounding area gives you the balance of small city or small town living with close access to the large city amenities. The parks in the area are fantastic and both public and private schools offer great educational experiences for the next generation. The area boasts wonderful activities for the outdoorsy individual with great bike and running trails, parks and recreation, and hunting and fishing. There are also many local wineries, monuments, libraries, theatres and museums to visit. Local restaurants boast great food in a relaxed environment.