Pediatric Hospitalists - Teaching and Community Opportunities - Oak Lawn & Park Ridge, IL
Advocate Children's Medical Group
March 15, 2018
Oak Lawn, Illinois
Full Time - Experienced
Pediatric Hospitalists-Teaching and Community Opportunities
Pediatric Hospitalists needed for Advocate Children's Hospital-Oak Lawn and Park Ridge.
Our academic tertiary sites provide care of sick children with high volumes, acuity and complexity. Our Pediatric Hospitalists bring extensive experience from top-notch from across the country and are supported by 200+ sub specialists.
These positions offer an opportunity to contribute and develop professionally. Duties will include but not limited to: Coverage of inpatient floor, observation unit, nursery and admit shifts. Participation in resident teaching, medical education, advising and quality improvement for the Children's Hospital consisting of two training programs with 77 pediatric residents.
Community Hospitalist Opportunities-Suburban locations throughout Chicago
Positions offer great work/life balance, competitive compensation and full benefits package including malpractice, health, life, and retirement plans. Services provided include: Coverage of inpatient pediatric ward, serve as liaison to private pediatricians, ED consultations as needed, Delivery attendance and limited role in newborn nursery at some locations.
Advocate Children's Hospital, part of the Advocate Health Care System, is the largest network provider of pediatric services in Illinois and among the top 10 in the nation. We serve as a leader in comprehensive, dedicated care for our patients and are ranked in U.S. News & World Report among the nation’s Best Children's Hospitals in the areas of cardiology and heart surgery and neonatology.
Advocate Health Care System is ranked among the nation’s Top 10, with 450 sites of care and 12 acute-care hospitals. Advocate Medical Group with over 1500 providers is a physician-led medical group providing primary care, specialty services, medical imaging, outpatient services and community based medical practices throughout Chicago and Bloomington/Normal, IL.
Here are a few facts about our health care ministry:
•Advocate is the largest health system in Illinois. Our faith based, not- for-profit health system is based in Downers Grove, Illinois.
•Advocate has the largest emergency and Level I Trauma network in Illinois.
•Advocate treats more pediatric patients than any other hospital or system in the state, and more people trust their hearts to Advocate than to any other hospital or system in the state. Additionally, Advocate diagnoses and treats more cancer than any other hospital or system in Illinois. These numbers are important because health research shows there is a positive relationship between the number of procedures performed and quality outcomes.
•Advocate offers nearly 400 sites of care, with 12 acute-care hospitals, including a children’s hospital with two campuses and the state’s largest integrated children’s network.
•Advocate is recognized among the best places to work in Illinois and the Chicago Tribune's Top Workplaces. We are one of Chicagoland’s largest employers with more than 35,000 associates, including 6,300 affiliated physicians and 11,000 nurses.
•Advocate has one of the largest home health companies in th...e state.
•Six Advocate hospitals have earned Magnet Recognition from the American Nurse Credentialing Center (ANCC) including, Advocate Illinois Masonic Medical Center, Advocate Lutheran General Hospital, Advocate Good Samaritan Hospital, Advocate Christ Medical Center, Advocate Good Shepherd Hospital and Advocate Sherman Hospital. Magnet status represents hospital-wide teamwork and dedication to creating a positive environment, which helps attract the best physicians and nurses, resulting in better overall care for our patients.
•In 2016, two Advocate Health Care hospitals, Advocate Good Samaritan Hospital and Advocate Lutheran General Hospital, were named among the nation’s Top 100 Hospitals by Truven Health Analytics.
•Advocate Health Care has the state’s largest physician network of primary care physicians, specialists and sub-specialists.
•Advocate has academic and teaching affiliations with all major universities in the Chicago Metropolitan area. Our four teaching hospitals include Advocate Christ Medical Center, Advocate Illinois Masonic Medical Center, Advocate Lutheran General Hospital and Advocate BroMenn Medical Center.
Advocate Health Care – people are our inspiration, changing lives is our passion.