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About Us

A Culture of Leadership & Accountability

OUR MISSION IS TO PROVIDE COMFORT AND HEALING ONE EMERGENCY AT A TIME. 

Founded in 1989, Illinois Emergency Medicine Specialists (IEMS) is an emergency medicine group with a unique democratic partnership and ownership model that attracts emergency medicine professionals seeking a culture of accountability and innovation necessary to meet today’s healthcare challenges. 


Our unique ownership model drives a culture of physician engagement necessary to meet the evolving demands of today’s healthcare environment. Combining clinical care with operational and financial excellence, we deliver best in class care and economic performance. 
 
We believe in a collaborative approach that makes our practice indistinguishable from our partner hospitals’ medical and nursing staffs. Working with hospital leadership, we establish shared goals and align physician incentives to reward success and deliver outstanding, high quality, timely, and respectful care.

OUR VALUES

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Integrity

We are trustworthy. 
Our uncompromising principles are our guiding compass.

INTEGRITY

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Quality Care

We practice patient-centered, evidence-based medicine.

QUALITY CARE

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Wellness

We mentor our doctors to become leaders and prioritize their wellness.

WELLNESS

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Collaboration & Respect

We value one another’s expertise in providing whole care. 
We respect our patients and ourselves. We are best when we work together. Our strength lies in our unity rather than our individuality.

COLLABORATION
& RESPECT

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Accountability

We create a culture of performance ownership and take decisive actions to continuously improve.

ACCOUNTABILITY

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Fairness

We are fair and equitable in all our actions and decisions.

FAIRNESS

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