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Riverside Medical Group Welcomes Pediatrician, Josefina Batista, MD

Dr. Batista to See Patients in Kankakee

KANKAKEE, IL (March 6, 2018) - Riverside Healthcare is pleased to announce the addition of pediatrician, Dr. Josefina Batista. Dr. Batista will be seeing pediatric patients newborn to 18 years old at Primary Care Associates - Kankakee, located at 375 N. Wall Street, Suite P310 in Kankakee.

Dr. Batista received her Doctor of Medicine from the St. James School of Medicine located in Park Ridge, IL. She completed her Pediatric Residency at John H. Stroger, Jr. Hospital of Cook County in Chicago, IL. Dr. Batista received her pediatric board certification from the American Board of Pediatrics. 

In addition to her education, Dr. Batista's passion for the youth is visible through her volunteer work throughout Chicagoland.

Dr. Batista is now accepting new patients, to schedule an appointment, call (815) 933-0194. 

To learn more about Dr. Batista and Primary Care Associates - Kankakee, visit doctors.riversidehealthcare.org.


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 five Illinois counties including Kankakee, Iroquois, Livingston, Will, Grundy and parts of Western Indiana. Riverside Medical Center is a 312-bed Level II Trauma hospital that provides a full scope of inpatient and outpatient care. Offering award-winning programs in heart care, cancer care, neurosurgery, orthopedics and a reputation for nursing excellence has placed Riverside as a leader nationally and locally. Riverside is the area's only Magnet® Recognized hospital and ranks among the top 5 percent of hospitals nationwide for clinical performance. The healthcare system has earned Truven Health's Top 100 Hospitals award eight times and is a multi-year recipient of Healthgrades Distinguished Hospital for Clinical Excellence Award. Riverside Medical Group includes more than 140 primary and specialty care providers that deliver care at sites throughout the region. Learn more about Riverside Healthcare at www.RiversideHealthcare.org.