Collective Bargaining Unit:SEIU Local 73 Drs Council Local 20Posting Salary:COMPETITVE
:Health and Hospital Systems
John H. Stroger, Jr. Hospital (JHSH) of Cook County is the flagship of the Cook County Health & Hospitals System. The Level 1 Trauma Center is one of the most respected in the nation. The hospital treats over 150,000 emergency room patients annually. It is home to more than 300 attending physicians along with more than 400 medical residents and fellows.
Attending Physician providing direct patient care and supervision of trainees in the oncology outpatient clinics, inpatient hematology consult services, and inpatient oncology services. Reports to the Chair of the Division of Hematology and Oncology.
MD or DO from an accredited college or university
Must be licensed as a physician in good standing in the State of Illinois (or have the ability to obtain prior to employment)
Federal DEA license
State of Illinois controlled substance license (or have the ability to obtain prior to employment)
ABIM certification in Internal Medicine
ABIM subspecialty certification or eligibility in Hematology and Oncology
Training in bone marrow and stem cell transplant
Experience with participation in NCI sponsored clinical trials
One or more year(s) of clinical documentation experience with an electronic medical record system
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES
Excellent clinical and technical skills necessary to evaluate and mentor fellows and residents
Excellent written and oral communication skills necessary to communicate with a diverse student and patient population, educational administrators and all levels of personnel within a highly complex health care system
Strong interpersonal skills necessary to work collaboratively with all levels of health care staff and education practitioners
Ability to work and make sound judgments in a stressful and fast paced environment
Ability to prioritize, plan and organize projects and tasks while meeting deadlines
Demonstrate analytical and organizational, problem-solving, critical thinking, and conflict management/resolution skills
Demonstrate infection control practices
Demonstrate the ability to follow department specific engineering, work practice controls and work area safety precautions
Demonstrate attention to detail, accuracy and precision in decision making
Ability to multitask and meet deadlines in a fast paced and stressful environment
Ability to adhere to System, hospital an department policies and standards
Ability to maintain a professional demeanor and composure when challenged
Ability to train by presenting concepts and demonstrating tasks
Ability to follow hospital protocol when exposed to noise, chemical, disease, blood borne pathogens, patient violence and procedural injuries
Ability to work flexible hours including weekends, evenings and holidays as needed
Must be able to travel to work sites throughout Cook County
Medical, Dental, and Vision Coverage
Basic Term Life Insurance
Deferred Compensation Program
Paid Holidays, Vacation, and Sick Time
You may also qualify for the Public Service Loan Forgiveness Program (PSLF)
Degrees awarded outside of the United States with the exception of those awarded in one of the United States' territories and Canada must be credentialed by an approved U.S. credential evaluation service belonging to the National Association of Credential Evaluation Services (NACES) or the Association of International Credential Evaluators (AICE). Original credentialing documents must be presented at time of interview.
*Please note all offers of Employment are contingent upon the following conditions: satisfactory professional & employment references, healthcare and criminal background checks, appropriate licensure/certifications and the successful completion of a physical and pre-employment drug screen.
*CCHHS is strictly prohibited from conditioning, basing or knowingly prejudicing or affecting any term or aspect of County employment or hiring upon or because of any political reason or factor.
COOK COUNTY HEALTH AND HOSPITALS SYSTEM IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER
The Cook County Health & Hospitals System’s mission is to deliver integrated health services with dignity and respect regardless of a patient’s ability to pay; foster partnerships with other health providers and communities to enhance the health of the public; and advocate for policies that promote the physical, mental and social wellbeing of the people of Cook County.
CCHHS is comprised of t...wo hospitals, John H. Stroger, Jr. Hospital and Provident Hospital, a robust network of more than a dozen community health centers, the Ruth M. Rothstein CORE Center, the Community Triage Center, the Cook County Department of Public Health, Cermak Health Services, which provides health care to individuals at the Cook County Jail and the Juvenile Temporary Detention Center, and CountyCare, a Medicaid managed care health plan.
The system cares for more than 300,000 patients each year and its physicians are experts in their fields, committed to providing their patients with comprehensive, compassionate and cutting-edge care. Today, CCHHS is transforming the provision of health care in Cook County by promoting community-based primary and preventive care, growing an innovative, collaborative health plan and enhancing the patient experience.