When submitting a resume/CV by email, you must include thejob title and posting number in the subject line of your email. An application or resume/CV must be filed for each position which interestsyou.
To receive Veteran Preference,appropriate discharge papers must be attached to theonline application or must be included with your emailedresume/CV. Please refer to Veteran Preference document requirementslisted on the bottom of this posting.
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.
Interventional Cardiologists are highly trained physicians who specialize in the diagnosis and management of heart disease and perform diagnostic and interventional procedures on the heart and the blood vessels. They work alongside internal medicine providers, pediatricians, cardiac surgeons and other specialists to care for patients. Physicians trained in adult cardiology care for people over the age of eighteen (18).
Must possess an M.D. or D.O. degree from an accredited Medical School
Must be licensed as a physician in good standing in the State of Illinois.
Must have valid Illinois controlled Substance license and Federal DEA License
Must be Board eligible/certified in Cardiology and Interventional Cardiology.
Must be familiar with healthcare standards of care and regulatory issues.
Two(2) years of experience as a practicing attending interventional cardiologist
·Experienceand training peripheral vascular interventions
·Experienceand training in structural heart disease interventions
·AmericanCollege of Cardiology Core Cardiovascular Training Statement (COCATS) level 2training and board certification in echocardiography from the National Board ofEchocardiography (NBE)
·AmericanCollege of Cardiology Core Cardiovascular Training Statement (COCATS) level 2training and board certification in nuclear cardiology from the National Boardof Nuclear Cardiology (NBNC)
·AmericanCollege of Cardiology Core Cardiovascular Training Statement (COCATS) level 2training and board certification in cardiac computed tomography from the CertificationBoard of Cardiac Computer Tomography (CBCCT)
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES
Demonstrates sensitivity and respect in caring for patients and in dealing with clients of diverse backgrounds.
Strong interpersonal skills: proven ability to communicate with employees at all levels of the organization.
Written and verbal communication skills
Analytical skills, problem solving skills
Conflict management skills
Strong decision making skills
Flexibility and adaptability in performing work duties
Knowledge of Cath Lab equipment
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)
When applying foremployment with the Cook County Health & Hospitals System, preference isgiven to honorably discharged Veterans who have served in the Armed Forces ofthe United States for not less than 6 months of continuous service
To takeadvantage 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, "Are you a Military Veteran?"
Attach a copy of their DD 214, DD 215 or NGB 22 (Notice of Separation at time of application filing. Please note: If you have multiple DD214s, 215s, or NGB 22S, Please submit the one with the latest date. Coast Guard must submit a certified copy of the military separation from either the Department of Transportation (Before 9/11) or the Department of Homeland Security (After 9/11). Discharge papers must list Honorable Discharge Status. Discharge papers not listing an Honorable Discharge Status are not acceptable
A copy of a valid State ID Card or Driver's Licensewhich identifies the holder of the ID as a Veteran, may also be attached to theapplication at time of filing.
If items are not attached, you will not be eligible forVeteran Preference
VETERANS MUST PROVIDE ORIGINAL APPLICABLE DISCHARGE PAPERSOR APPLICABLE STATE ID CARD OR DRIVER'S LICENSE AT TIME OF INTERVIEW.
MUST MEET ALL REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS AT TIME OF APPLICATION FILING.
***Degrees awarded outside of the United States with the exception ofthose awarded in one of the United States' territories and Canada must becredentialed by an approved U. S. credential evaluation service belonging tothe National Association of Credential Evaluation Services (NACES) or theAssociation of International Credential Evaluators (AICE). Originalcredentialing documents bust be presented at time of interview. ***
Must successfully meet the credentialing standardsestablished by the Cook County Health and Hospitals System to include a Stateof Illinois MD license and any other license, certification, or specializedtraining, etc. no later than two (2) weeks prior to the candidate's startdate.
*Please note all offers of Employment are contingent upon thefollowing conditions: satisfactory professional & employment references,healthcare and criminal background checks, appropriate licensure/certificationsand the successful completion of a physical and pre-employment drug screen.
*CCHHS is strictlyprohibitedfromconditioning,basingorknowinglyprejudicingoraffectinganytermoraspectofCountyemploymentorhiringuponorbecauseofanypoliticalreasonorfactor.
COOK COUNTY GOVERNMENT IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER
As one of the largest public health systems in the country, the Cook County Health and Hospitals System (CCHHS) cares for more than 300,000 individuals resulting in over 1 million patient visits each year. Our mission to care for all, regardless of their ability to pay, dates back to 1835. In that time, we have cared for millions of patients and trained thousands of doctors, nurses and health pro...fessionals. We conduct important research making substantial contributions to current practices. With a patient-centric focus, we look to our teams to provide a commitment to leading edge practices and approaches, collegial relationships and the CCHHS mission.