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To receive Veteran Preference, appropriate discharge papers must be attached to the online application or must be included with your emailed resume/CV. Please refer to Veteran Preference document requirements listed on the bottom of this posting.
The Attending Physician X p rovides high quality Emergency Medicine care for patients presenting to the Emergency Department, effective supervision for all medical staff on duty in assigned areas, and to provide guidance and teaching for house staff, physician assistants and students rotating through the department. Responsible for all medical staff actions and all patients seen in assigned areas while on duty. Additionally, perform non-clinical functions including lectures, research and administrative responsibilities as assigned by Chairman and/or Divisional Director, usually but not limited in the areas of ultrasound, Research, Education, Toxicology, Pre-hospital Medicine, Simulation or Administration.
MI NIMUM QUALIFICATIONS
MD or DO from an accredited American or Canadian Medical School
Emergency Medicine Board Certification or board eligible at the anticipated start date
Completion of an ABEM approved Emergency Medicine residency program by the anticipated start date
Outstanding letter or recommendat ion from Emergency Medicine Residency Director or Emergency Medicine Chairman
Recent emergency medicine lecture to academic audience within preceding 12 months
Must be licensed as a physician in the State of Illinois or have the ability to obtain license prior to starting employment
Available to work rotating shifts, weekends, and holidays
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, ABILITIES, AND OTHER CHARACTERISTICS
Knowledge of emergency ultrasounds including ability to perform and teach ultrasound related to the following applications/body areas: FAST, OB-Gyne, vascular procedures, ocular
Ability to work in a fast paced environment
Ability to manage multiple patients simultaneously
Thorough knowledge of emergency Medicine practice and procedures
Excellent communication skills both verbal and written
Ability to see, evaluate and disposition patients primarily in the emergency department
Ability to make fast paced/accurate medical judgments
Ability to work well with nursing, ancillary and consulting staff
Medical, Dental, and Vision Coverage
Basic Term Life Insurance
Deferred Compensation Program
Paid Holidays, Vacation, and Sick Time
You may also qualify for the Public Service Loan Forgiveness Program (PSLF)
When applying for employment with Cook County Health & Hospitals System preference is given to honorably discharged Veterans who have served in the Armed Forces of the United States for not less than 6 months of continuous service, who was not dishonorably discharged.
To take advantage of this preference a Veteran must:
MEET THE MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS FOR THE POSITION.
IDENTIFY AS A VETERAN ON THE EMPLOYMENT APPLICATION BY ANSWERING YES TO THE QUESTION
The Cook County Health & Hospitals System’s mission is to deliver integrated health services with dignity and respect regardless of a patient’s ability to pay; foster partnerships with other health providers and communities to enhance the health of the public; and advocate for policies that promote the physical, mental and social wellbeing of the people of Cook County. CCHHS is comprised of two hospitals, John H. Stroger, Jr. Hospital and Provident Hospital, a robust network of more than a dozen community health centers, the Ruth M. Rothstein CORE Center, the Community Triage Center, the Cook County Department of Public Health, Cermak Health Services, which provides health care to individuals at the Cook County Jail and the Juvenile Temporary Detention Center, and CountyCare, a Medicaid managed care health plan.The system cares for more than 300,000 patients each year and its physicians are experts in their fields, committed to providing their patients with comprehensive, compassionate and cutting-edge care. Today, CCHHS is transforming the provision of health care in Cook County by promoting community-based primary and preventive care, growing an innovative, collaborative health plan and enhancing the patient experience.