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Job Offer: ATTENDING PHYSICIAN VI - VISTA HEALTH CENTER:Cook County Health & Hospitals System

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Cook County Health & Hospitals System

February 14, 2018
Job location:
Chicago, Illinois

Full Time


Job Posting : Feb 5, 2018, 8:37:47 PM Closing Date : Feb 20, 2018, 5:59:00 AM Full-time A.M. P.M.
Collective Bargaining Unit:SEIU Local 73 Drs Council Local 20Posting income:COMPETITIVE
Organization:Health and Hospital Systems

Job location:Ambulatory and Community Health Network

candidates may apply for this position online or submit a resume/ CV tothe following email address :

When submitting a resume/CV by email, you must include the job title and posting number in thesubject line of your email . An application or resume/CV must be filed for each position which interests you.

To receive Veteran Preference, appropriate discharge papers must be attached to the onlineapplication or must be included with your emailed resume/CV. Please refer to Veteran Preference document requirements listed on the bottom of this posting.


The Attending Physician VI as part of the Ambulatory and Community Health Network (ACHN) have community health as their primary care setting. The incumbent is expertiseable and concerned about the health of the populations served by their health center. Committed to providing holistic health services to the communities they serve, as members of an interdisciplinary healthcare team.

Typical tasks

   » Conducts eight (8) to nine (9) direct patient care sessions per week, as assigned by ACHN clinical leadership abilities
   » Functions as a member of the healthcare team in the health center, working collaboratively with mid-level providers, as assigned
   » Participates in staff and other related meetings, complete all clinical administrative tasks in a timely fashion, and participate in quality improvement and quality assurance activities of the health center, as assigned
   » Cares for hospitalized patients as assigned by medical leadership abilities, as needed
   » Serves on Cook County Health & Hospitals System (CCHHS) and ACHN committees, and participates in community activities as assigned by medical leadership abilities
   » Participates in teaching activities for medical students, house-staff, and other health professionals
   » Participates in community-located research projects
   » Maintains continuing medical education (CME) and participates in other professional activities
   » Works varying hours as determined by changing clinic, and CCHHS needs


   » Must have a Doctor of Medicine (MD) or Doctor of Osteopathy Medicine (DO) degree or foreign equivalent
   » Must be licensed as a physician and surgeon in the State of Illinois or have the capability to obtain license prior to starting employment
   » Must have an Illinois and Federal controlled substance license or have the capability to obtain license prior to starting employment
   »Musthave s uccessfully completed an Primary Care (Internal Medicine or Family Medicine) Residency program
   »Must be Board certified or eligible in primary care specialty (Internal Medicine or Family Medicine), or must achieve certification within two (2) years of hire
   »Must be bilingual in Spanish


   » One (1) or more years of prior practice in primary care practice
   » One (1) or more years of practice providing medical care to underserved populations
   » One (1) or more years of practice with electronic medical record documentation


   » Working expertise of Microsoft Office Suite, including Word and Excel
   » capability to work varying hours as determined by changing clinic, and CCHHS needs
   » Demonstrate superb hand washing and sanitizing practices
   » expertise of and capability to comply with clinical documentation requirements
   » capability to function autonomously and as a team member in a multidisciplinary team


· Medical, Dental, and Vision Coverage

· Basic Term Life Insurance

· Pension Plan

· Deferred Compensation Program

· Paid Holidays, Vacation, and Sick Time

· You may also qualify forthe Public Service Loan Forgiveness Program (PSLF)

For more information on our excellent benefits package, please click on the following link:



When applying for employment with the Cook County Health & Hospitals System, preference is given to honorably discharged Veterans who have served in the Armed Forces of the United States for not less than 6 months of continuous service

To take advantage of this preference a Veteran must :
   » Meet the minimum qualifications for the position.
   » Identify self as a Veteran on the employment application by answering yes to the question,

Internal Number: 199042

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About Cook County Health & Hospitals System
The Cook County Health & Hospitals System's mission is to deliver integrated health services with dignity and respect regardless of a patient's capability 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 two 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-located primary and preventive care, growing an innovative, collaborative health plan and enhancing the patient practice.

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