Why Choose IVCH
IVCH Is the Place—Illinois Valley Is the Life
This is the place. The place where patients want to receive care, physicians
want to practice and employees want to work.
At Illinois Valley Community Hospital, community, compassion and extraordinary
care come together collaboratively.
More than a great place to work, IVCH offers a great place to live and
thrive. With a location in the heart of the Illinois Valley, you’ll
experience all the benefits of small town life, plus the convenience of
being close to major metropolitans areas like Chicago.
It's the best of both worlds for you and your family: convenient commute
and daily life, close-knit community, superior school systems, lively
entertainment and cultural arts scene, plus easy access to the city's
wider offerings. We're located in the second largest county in Illinois
and enjoy a cost of living 21 percent lower than the national average…browse
home listings to see for yourself. But that's not all.
Superior Educational Opportunities
- Six colleges and universities within a 60 mile radius
educational system featuring public and parochial institutions including seven high schools,
a career center, 28 elementary schools, eight preschools and a private
Thrilling Outdoor Activities
state parks including
Starved Rock State Park, one of the Seven Wonders of Illinois
Fish and wildlife areas and 3,000 acres of forests
rivers, canals and lakes plus waterfalls, bluffs and the Illinois River Road National Scenic Byway
Acres and miles of
hiking, biking and walking trails
Recreational activities famous in the Illinois Valley include rafting, ziplining, horseback riding,
camping, cross country skiing, snowmobiling, boating, fishing, paintballing,
archery, hunting and more
Exciting Entertainment and Culture
shopping centers and boutiques, professional-caliber
golf courses, public and private health clubs and more
wineries and wine tasting rooms
Arts and culture including symphony orchestras, museums, choirs, live theater
36,000 square foot indoor
waterpark and amusement park
Stock racing at mid-America's most exciting 1/4 high banked
- Family recreation and leagues including football, baseball, dance, soccer,
tennis, swimming, tumbling, sledding, softball, ice skating and more
Like you, we're looking to put down roots—we've been here
for 100 years, doing just that. And we're constantly looking for new
ways to grow, and strong team members to help us succeed. Talented, forward-thinking,
progressive professionals like you, need the right spot to grow.
This is the place. Make it your place to be.
For more information or current openings, call the IVCH Human Resources
office at 815-780-3421 or send a message to