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. 

Please call or email me with any questions [log in to unmask] 
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Charles A. Nozicka, DO, FAAP,  FAAEM
Medical Director, Pediatric Emergency Medicine
St. Alexius Medical  Center 
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