Nocturnist Physician in Decatur, IL

Hospital Sisters Health System
Job Overview

Job Description

Provide clinical care and services for hospitalized patients. Serve as leader of the inpatient team to ensure quality, cost effective care for hospitalized patients and meet established bed/day goals. Maintain strong rapport with hospital, primary care physicians, specialists and ancillary providers in order to affect quality care. Professionally represent hospital and HSHS Medical Group to physician community. Actively participate in Quality Assurance and Utilization Review activities. Develop and present clinical reviews of best practices of common admission diagnoses for department and hospital staff. Actively interface with current provider network and identify and recommend opportunities for improvement. Actively participate in departmental committees.


Nocturnist with HSHS Medical Group based at St. Marys Hospital in Decatur, Illinois, 3 hours from Chicago. 

Full time hospitalists work 182 shifts per year while full time noctrunists work 168 shifts per year.  Additional shifts are optional and paid at a premium rate.

We have 6 full time hospitlist and one nocturnist currently

Lead Hospitalist, Wajih Raqeem, has been with us since 2013
St. Mary’s Hospital located on beautiful Lake Decatur

Great specialty back up including interventional cardiology, pulmonary critical care, neurology, general surgery, ID and more.

No procedures or codes (unless you choose to do them)

 12 hour shifts (10 hours in hospital with 2 hour window)

Competitive compensation with base pay, extra shift pay and quality and productivity bonuses.

Comprehensive benefits package including health, life, dental, & disability insurance; malpractice with tail coverage; relocation assistance; CME, pension, retirement plans, and more



Board Eligible/Board Certified Internal Medicine Physician

Job Detail
  • Job IDHS-21101
  • StateIllinois
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