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Riverside Medical Center

Healthcare - Health Services
1,000 - 2,500 employees  |  

Riverside HealthCare a fully integrated healthcare system serving the needs of patients throughout the counties of Kankakee, Iroquois, Will, Grundy and beyond. Riverside HealthCare is comprised of four entities:

Riverside Medical Center is located in Kankakee, Illinois, and is part of Riverside HealthCare, a fully integrated healthcare system serving the needs of patients throughout the counties of Kankakee, Iroquois, Will, Grundy and beyond. Riverside Medical Center is a 325-bed hospital that provides a full scope of inpatient and outpatient care. Riverside is a nationally recognized, award-winning hospital with leading programs in heart care, cancer care, neurosurgery and orthopedics. It is the area’s only Magnet® Recognized hospital and has been named a 100 Top Hospital four years in a row. Riverside also operates several community, primary and specialty health centers throughout the region.

Sojourn, a Riverside community, addresses the health care needs of the area’s elderly population. The four facilities that are a part of Riverside Senior Living Center include: Butterfield Court, an assisted living facility, Miller Center, a skilled nursing facility and Westwood Oaks/Westwood Estates, independent retirement communities.

Oakside Corporation operates the Riverside Health Fitness Center and also coordinates community counseling programs, pharmacy, health equipment sales and leasing and home health care.

Riverside HealthCare Foundation raises funds for the health system for use in facility construction and repair, new equipment acquisition, community health care education initiatives and clinical research.


Riverside Medical Center provides competitive salaries, flexible schedules and excellent benefits, including:

  • Medical insurance
  • Dental insurance
  • Vision insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Dependent life
  • AD&D
  • Pension
  • Supplemental life
  • Long and short-term disability
  • Wellness lifestyle credits
  • Health care and dependent care spending accounts
  • Vacation and Personal Days(earned time)
  • Long-term care insurance
  • Tax-deferred annuities
  • Cancer insurance
  • Bright Start college-education-savings plans


Life is a remarkable journey.

Health impacts every step - how we connect with others, how we express our potential, how we pursue our dreams.

At Riverside, our mission is to provide healthcare experiences that are just as remarkable.

We do this for each and every person, regardless of their personal or economic circumstances.

We offer our highest thinking, our kindest touch, and our strongest commitment to excellence.


We respect human dignity and consistently promote fairness and honesty.

We strive for clinical, operational and service excellence by fostering professional development, accountability, teamwork and commitment to high value.

We work in cooperation with other care providers, guided by open communication, trust and shared decision-making.

We advocate prudence in the use of our financial and human resources for the advantage of the communities we serve.

Contact Us
Riverside Medical Center
350 N. Wall
Kankakee, IL 60901
(815) 933-1671