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To receive Veteran Preference, appropriate discharge papers must be attached to the online application 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 XII in the Department of Gastroenterology (GI) is responsible for patient care especially in relation to GI and Liver Disorders. Performs and supervises GI procedures. Participates in the education of Residents and Fellows.
· Must possess a current Doctor of Medicine (MD) or Doctor of Osteopathy Medicine (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 licensure prior to the start of employment
· Must have successfully completed an Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME) in Gastroenterology
Must have successfully completed an Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME) in Internal Medicine
· Must have experience in the practice of Gastroenterology procedures, Liver Biopsy and Motility Studies
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, ABILITIES, AND OTHER CHARACTERISTICS
· Working knowledge and experience with all aspects of Gastroenterology and Liver Disorders
· Skill to communicate effectively in order to exchange and/or provide information and/or direction to staff and/or direction to staff and others
· Must have the ability to provide supervision and leadership to fellows and residents, attendings, nursing and other support staff within the division.
· Ability to maintain a professional demeanor and composure when challenged
· Ability to follow hospital protocol when exposed to noise, chemicals, disease, blood borne pathogens, patient violence and procedural injuries
· Medical, Dental, and Vision Coverage
· Basic Term Life Insurance
· Pension Plan
· Deferred Compensation Program
· Paid Holidays, Vacation, and Sick Time
· You also may qualify for the Public Service Loan Forgiveness Program (PSLF)
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 by answering yes to the question,
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 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-based primary and preventive care, growing an innovative, collaborative health plan and enhancing the patient experience.