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Physicians. Surgeons. Nurses. Therapists. Social workers. Administrators. Whatever your area of expertise, there’s a place for you here. Greater Peoria is anchored by two major healthcare systems and home to dozens of innovative startups and specialty providers. Healthcare employs more than 16% of the regional workforce and only continues to grow. Explore employers and job opportunities below.

No matter your career aspirations, we’ve got you covered. A greater career is waiting.

Healthcare by the Numbers

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Major Healthcare Systems

Advanced Medical Transport

Advanced Medical Transport (AMT) is the premier provider of emergency and scheduled ambulance services in Central, Western and Eastern Illinois, as well as parts of Iowa. AMT is a private, not-for-profit organization that covers more than 90 communities and handles 67,000 ambulance calls each year.

Carle Health​​

In 1918, Margaret Burt Carle Morris left $40,000 to the city of Urbana, Illinois, to start a hospital. More than a century later, Carle Health employs over 11,000 people across its vertically integrated system. That includes multiple hospitals, specialty clinics and physician practices in Greater Peoria.

Locations & Services​​​

Innovation, collaboration and a deep philanthropic spirit drive the team at Carle Health’s Greater Peoria facilities.
  • Carle – Methodist Hospital
  • Carle – Pekin Hospital
  • Carle – Proctor Hospital
  • Carle – Midwest Orthopaedic Hospital
  • Carle Addiction Recovery Center
  • Carle Behavioral Health
  • Carle Clinic – Pediatrics
  • Carle Clinic – Neurology
  • Carle Cardiovascular Services
  • Carle at Home

OSF HealthCare​​

The Sisters of the Third Order of St. Francis have tended to the poor, the sick and the vulnerable since 1877. Today, this integrated health system employs more than 24,000 in 350 locations. Headquartered in Peoria, OSF HealthCare provides state-of-the-art, compassionate care to nearly three million people across Illinois and Michigan.

Locations & Services​​

OSF HealthCare’s mission is “to serve with the greatest care and love.” Their employees, known as Mission Partners, bring those words to life every day throughout Greater Peoria.
  • OSF Saint Francis Medical Center
  • OSF Children’s Hospital of Illinois
  • OSF Cancer Institute
  • OSF Cardiovascular Institute
  • OSF Illinois Neurological Institute
  • OSF Center for Breast Health

Other Healthcare Employers

In addition to our two major health systems, Greater Peoria is home to many other healthcare organizations, from Humana to Illinois CancerCare to Springfield Clinic and beyond. Are you passionate about training the next generation of caregivers? Click here to explore health education career opportunities in Greater Peoria.
Michelle Conger, Chief Strategy Officer and CEO, OSF OnCall Digital Health OSF Healthcare System, headshot

Michelle Conger

Chief Strategy Officer and CEO, OSF OnCall Digital Health OSF Healthcare System

“Greater Peoria offers unique opportunities as a place to build your career and raise your family. I have been privileged to work for one of the country’s leading healthcare providers, OSF HealthCare. It has been an amazing journey assisting the vision of the Sisters of the Third Order, who founded Saint Francis Hospital in Peoria in 1877, and building a healthcare innovation ecosystem that is recognized across the country as we continue to reimagine how healthcare is delivered.”