Cook County Health is seeking a Nephrologist to join an exceptional team serving patients from across the greater Chicago area. This position provides subspecialty-level consultative and direct care to a wide array of adult patients with complex medical problems confirmed or suspected to be caused or complicated by renal diseases. Nephrology physicians also further the educational mission of Cook County Health through training activities and regular participation in hospital-based, regional, and national conferences while also participating in systematic efforts to improve patient care and medical training through administrative leadership and active participation in multidisciplinary quality improvement activities. Join Cook County Health and become a key member of a high performing Nephrology group that's changing lives throughout Chicago.
Competitive benefit and salary package
Must be a Doctor of Medicine (MD) or Doctor of Osteopathy Medicine (DO) from an accredited college or university
Must be a licensed physician in the state of Illinois or be eligible to obtain before beginning employment
Must be board-certified in Nephrology or board-eligible in a pathway leading to certification in Nephrology specialty board
Must have a valid Illinois Controlled Substances license or have the ability to obtain license prior to starting employment
Must have a valid licensure with the Federal Drug Enforcement Administration or have the ability to obtain license prior to starting employment
Experience and demonstrated aptitude in the performance of clinical research in all phases, from conception to presentation is required
Experience and proficiency in using standard word processing, spreadsheet, database, presentation and statistical software is required
Demonstrated ability in providing effective and compassionate patient care; adhering to policies and precepts related to infection-control and antimicrobial stewardship; and manifesting respectful and professional behavior, scholarly inquiry and commitment to self- and institutional-improvement is required
Demonstrated ability in instructing colleagues and trainees in formal and informal settings is required
Demonstrated ability to work effectively in a wide variety of ambulatory and inpatient clinical settings, and with patients, trainees, colleagues and other healthcare workers from a broad spectrum of socioeconomic, racial and ethnic backgrounds is required
Where You'll Work
As the flagship facility for Cook County Health, the John H. Stroger, Jr. Hospital is an award-winning 450-bed teaching hospital located in the heart of Chicago. The hospital offers a comprehensive range of specialty and sub-specialty care services and is home to one of the busiest and most advanced Level 1 trauma centers in the nation. Its commitment to providing state-of-the-art and high-quality care has made this hospital one of the best in the country.
Where You'll Live
The third largest city in the country, Chicago has a vibrant energy and a rich cultural tapestry. Its iconic skyline, diverse and renown culinary options, deep-rooted blues and jazz scene and world-class museums such as the Art Institute of Chicago, are just a few of the things that make this city so iconic. With thriving industries and a strong sense of community, Chicago stands as a dynamic and inviting urban haven.
Who You'll Work For
For more than 180 years, Cook County Health has provided high-quality care to patients across the greater Chicago area. Today, Cook County Health serves more than 600,000 individuals through a broad network of award-winning facilities consisting of two hospitals and dozens of health centers. By innovating care and modernizing its facilities, Cook County Health not only offers patients access to state-of-the-art care services, but access to some of the best healthcare professionals in the nation.
Equal Opportunity Employer including disability/veteran
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