The Division of Pediatric Hospital Based Medicine at Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine and Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago seeks pediatric hospitalists for three locations: Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago, Prentice Women’s Hospital and Outreach partner hospitals located in Chicago and the Chicago suburbs. Full-time and part-time pediatric hospitalist positions are available at Lurie Children's, Prentice Women's Hospital, and Outreach partner hospitals beginning in July 2020. We welcome applicants interested in careers in Academic Hospital Medicine, as well as applicants interested in spending shorter periods in Hospital Medicine before entering fellowships in Pediatric Subspecialties such as Neonatal and Pediatric Critical Care. These positions offer opportunities to work with pediatric residents, medical students and advanced practice nurses. Faculty appointments will be at the NTE Instructor or Health System Clinician level. As a pediatric hospitalist at Lurie Children's, you will receive competitive pay including vacation, malpractice insurance, medical, dental and retirement benefits. Closing date for receipt of applications is flexible.
Responsibilities for Lurie Children’s and Prentice Women’s Hospital include: coverage of the PICU, NICU, Inpatient Wards, and Observation Unit at Lurie Children's as well as NICU coverage, attendance at labor and delivery and normal newborn coverage at Prentice Women's Hospital. Opportunities for exclusively NICU and PICU positions are available, in addition to tertiary/community split positions with our Outreach Hospitalist Division.
Responsibilities for Outreach Partner Hospitalists located in Chicago and the Chicago suburbs include: general pediatric inpatient medicine; consultation services; attendance at delivery services; sedation services; and coverage of newborn and special care nursery services. Candidates with previous hospitalist experience, especially in delivery services, preferred.
Qualified candidates must have an MD or DO and be boarded or board-eligible in Pediatrics.
Lurie Children's provides superior pediatric care in a setting that offers the latest benefits and innovations in medical technology, research and family-friendly design. With 1,245 pediatric specialists focusing on 70 specialties in multiple locations, Lurie Children's is the largest pediatric specialty provider in the region.
The start date is negotiable and the positions will remain open until filled.
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