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AMITA Health Physician - Hospitalist in Elk Grove Village, Illinois

Job ID: 424553Physician - HospitalistElk Grove Village, IllinoisRegular / Night

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We Are Hiring

AMITA Health is Seeking Full Time Hospitalists - multiple openings for Elk Grove Village and Hoffman Estates

This is an opportunity to practice with a new employed Hospitalist service at 1-2 of AMITA's acute care hospitals, located in Chicago's Northwest Suburbs. You will be responsible for working with the interdisciplinary team to provide the best care for your patients with extensive specialty support, including intensivists.

Shift Details: 7on / 7off

Hospitalist Physicians can appreciate our vibrant community, with the amenities of Chicago.

Requires Internal Medicine or Family Medicine board eligibility/certification and at least one year of clinical experience in Hospital Medicine. Our Hospitalists receive:

· Highly Competitive Compensation Package

· Ability to practice Hospital Medicine in multiple AMITA Hospitals, if desired

· Exceptional Benefits

· Paid Time Off

· Paid CME time and funds

· Health, Dental, and Life Insurance

· Long-term disability, Malpractice Insurance, and Retirement package

Why Join AMITA Health?

AMITA Health (www.AMITAhealth.org) is a joint operating company formed by the Adventist Health System in Altamonte Springs, FL and St. Louis, MO based Ascension.

AMITA Health is a fully integrated, award-winning health system committed to delivering compassionate care to nearly 6.6 million residents in Chicago and its surrounding suburbs. AMITA Health represents one of the largest hospital systems in Illinois, with 15 acute care hospitals and four specialty hospitals devoted to behavioral health, long-term care, physical rehabilitation and women and children’s needs. Additionally, AMITA Health has an extensive network of integrated immediate care centers as well as full-spectrum, high-quality outpatient care through the AMITA Health Medical Group.

Located just 25-30 miles from downtown Chicago, you and your family can choose to live in the many of Chicagoland's exceptional communities offering your family a variety of activities as well as school systems and the opportunity to live some of the most desirable areas of the Midwest and Chicagoland.

What You Will Do

As an Associate with AMITA Health, you will have the opportunity to

Provides medical services to patients in an assigned area.

Responsibilities:

  • Evaluates and treats patients with appropriate medical diagnostic and treatment skills. Coordinates discharge planning with case management.

  • Recommends, participates in, and works to ensure the success of efforts to improve cost effectiveness and quality of care provided to patients.

  • Accepts patient referrals from other physicians. Acts as admitting, attending and/or consulting physician for patients who require hospitalization for primary medical diagnoses, depending on needs of patients, medical staff and hospital.

  • Participates in academic programs (e.g. medical education and research) as requested.

  • Provides appropriate documentation that meets insurance company requirements; appeal all denials in a timely manner.

  • Participates in inpatient and outpatient consultation for specialty, which may include on call schedules.

What You Will Need

Licenses/Certifications/Registration:

  • Required Credential(s):

  • Physician MD/DO credentialed from the Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date. Credentials are verified by local staff credentialing office

  • Preferred Credential(s):

  • Advanced Life Support credentialed from the American Heart Association (AHA).

Education:

  • Diploma

  • Doctor of Medicine (MD) or Doctor of Osteopathy (DO)

Work Experience:

Requires Internal Medicine or Family Medicine board eligibility/certification and at least one year of clinical experience in Hospital Medicine. The job also requires State of IL Medical and Controlled Substance Licenses, Federal DEA License, and ACLS certification.

Equal Employment Opportunity

AMITA Health will provide equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all associates and applicants for employment regardless of race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identification or expression, age, disability, marital status, amnesty, genetic information, carrier status or any other legally protected status or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws.

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