Pediatric Emergency Medicine Physician
Northwest Community Hospital (NCH) and Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago are seeking Pediatric Emergency Medicine physicians for a community-based pediatric emergency department (PED). Located in the Northwest suburb of Arlington Heights, Illinois, just 25 miles from the vibrant city of Chicago, the PED is staffed with board certified pediatric emergency medicine physicians, pediatric advance practice nurses, and pediatric-trained nursing and support staff.
The pediatric emergency department at NCH is an 11-bed unit operating 12 hours daily adjacent to the main emergency department and is part of Lurie Children’s at Northwest Community Hospital. At this site, additional Lurie Children’s services include 24/7 Pediatric Hospitalists staffing a 17-bed inpatient unit and community-based Neonatologists in its Level 3 Neonatal Intensive Care Unit. Northwest Community Hospital is a Level II Trauma Center and is an Emergency Department Approved for Pediatrics (EDAP) certified hospital. Multiple Lurie Children’s subspecialists provide outpatient clinic services on campus and NCH is the first site to boast 24/7 Telemedicine services through Lurie Children’s new state-of-the-art Telemedicine program. The Northwest Community Hospital’s combined emergency rooms experience more than 16,000 pediatric visits annually.
The successful candidate will be board-eligible or certified in pediatric emergency medicine, have excellent clinical and interpersonal skills and a commitment to quality and teamwork. A competitive salary and benefit package is available, including 10% matching on 403(b), paid vacation and CME time, and eligibility for year-end incentive compensation. Salary commensurate with experience. In addition to clinical time at Northwest Community Hospital, the opportunity for clinical and academic time at Lurie Children’s new state of the art facility in downtown Chicago is available for interested candidates.
Please direct inquiries and curriculum vitae to:
Yiannis L. Katsogridakis, MD, MPH
Medical Director, Emergency Department
Associate Division Director for Outreach & Quality, Emergency Medicine
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Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago
225 East Chicago Avenue, Box #62
Chicago, Illinois 60611
Phone: (312) 227-6080
Northwestern University is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action Employer of all protected classes, including veterans and individuals with disabilities. Women, underrepresented racial and ethnic minorities, individuals with disabilities, and veterans are encouraged to apply. Hiring is contingent upon eligibility to work in the United States.
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