PEM Openings at St Alexius Medical Center
We are seeking several additional Pediatric Emergency Medicine (PEM)
specialists. Our medical staff consists of over 900 physicians including a full
range of pediatric sub-specialists. St. Alexius Medical Center is located in
Hoffman Estates near Barrington, IL, a western suburb of Chicago.
Our emergency department is a brand new , state-of-the art facility with
42,000 annual visits. The department includes the separate 9 bed Emergikids
Pediatric Emergency Department, which treats all children presenting to the ED
during hours of operation. We are a local trauma center. Hours of operation
for the Pediatric Emergency Department are being expanded - open 12 am until
midnight. There are no overnight or on-call responsibilities.
We are planning on opening a second Emergikids, Pediatric ED in our sister
hospital, Alexian Brothers Medical Center for mid 2005.
Our Press- Ganey patient satisfaction scores for our PEM’s currently exceeds
the 90th percentile. There are four pediatric emergency physicians and
twenty board-certified emergency physicians on staff. Emergikids has been in
operation for almost ten years.
Candidates must be PEM board eligible/certified or have dual residency
trained in pediatrics and emergency medicine with excellent clinical and
interpersonal skills. We offer exceptional compensation, including paid vacation and a
full benefits package, occurrence based malpractice coverage, and an
extremely professionally satisfying work environment. We are part of a comprehensive
Pediatric Program that includes on site Pediatric Hospitalists, Pediatric
Intensivists and an established Pediatric Intensive Care Unit. This year brings
not only the new PED, but a new Pediatric Floor and new six bed PICU.
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(mailto:[log in to unmask]) Please send your CV for immediate consideration.
Charles A. Nozicka, DO, FAAP, FAAEM
Medical Director, Pediatric Emergency Medicine
St. Alexius Medical Center
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