HSHS St. John's Hospital is a 431- bed, Level I Trauma Center, Level II Pediatric Trauma Center, Level III NICU. Practice in a setting that offers a wide variety of cases and procedures to include: General, Cardio-Thoracic, OB, Pediatric,NICU, Regional, Spinal, Epidurals, IV Regionals, CVP, PA Invasive Monitors and A-lines.
Springfield, the capital city of Illinois, is located just a short 90 minute drive from St. Louis and is a thriving business community with a population of over 190,000. Springfield is home to the Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum, along with several other historical sites, and the Dana-Thomas House designed by architect, Frank Lloyd Wright. Springfield has excellent private and public schools including a private and state university. There are 9 public golf courses, several country club golf courses and a large 4,200 acre lake with waterfront property, wildlife sanctuaries, zoo, numerous parks with hiking/bike trails, and a water park making it a great place to work, live and play for the whole family.