When submitting aresume/CV by email, you must include the job title and posting numberin the subject line of your email. An application orresume/CV must be filed for each position which interests you.
To receive Veteran Preference, appropriate discharge papersmust be attached to the online application or must be includedwith your emailed resume/CV. Please refer to Veteran Preference documentrequirements listed on the bottom of this posting.
Provides direct clinical care to adolescentand young adult patient's ages 12-24 years in ambulatory, inpatient,school-based, and juvenile detention settings. Consults with patients seen in the Pediatric Emergency Department andadmitted to the pediatric ward. Supervises pediatric house staff on the general inpatient ward asneeded. Stays abreast of initiatives andclinical policies of Cook County Health & Hospitals System (CCHHS).
MedicalDoctor (MD) or Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine (DO) Degree from an accreditedmedical college, university or foreign equivalent
ValidLicense as a Physician in the State of Illinois or ability to obtain licensetwo (2) weeks prior to starting employment
Mustbe Board Certified in Pediatrics, Internal Medicine or Family Medicine
Mustbe Board Certified in Adolescent Medicine or Board eligible at start ofemployment
ValidIllinois Controlled Substance License or ability to obtain License two (2)weeks prior to starting employment
Validlicensure with the Federal Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) or eligible toobtain Federal DEA licensure two (2) weeks prior to starting employment
Experiencewith HIV care
Experiencein clinical research
Experiencewith grant writing
Knowledge, Skills, Abilitiesand Other Characteristics
Knowledgeof the principles and methods of training medical staff to ensure standard ofcare
Currentknowledge of challenges faced by the adolescent and young adult population
Knowledgeof the principles and practices of medical research
Excellentverbal and written communication skills necessary to communicate with alllevels of staff and a patient population composed of diverse cultures and agegroups
Strongcustomer service and empathy skills
Demonstrate infection control practices
Provides direct clinical care to adolescent and young adult patients ages 12-24 yearsincluding transgender youth
Ability to adhere to department policies and standards utilizing best practices incorporating the use of electronic health record (EHR)
Ability to work and make sound judgments in a stressful and fastpaced environment.
Ability to maintain a professional demeanor and composure when challenged
Ability to function autonomously and as a team member in a multidisciplinary team
Ability to train by presenting concepts and demonstrating tasks
Ability to perform accurate and reliable mathematical calculations
Whenapplying for employment with the Cook County Health & Hospitals System,preference is given to honorably discharged Veterans who have served in theArmed Forces of the United States for not less than 6 months of continuousservice.
Totake advantage of this preference a Veteran must:
Meetthe minimum qualifications for the position.
Identifyself as a Veteran on the employment application by answering yes to thequestion by answering yes to the question, "Are you a Military Veteran?"
Attacha 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 onewith the latest date. Coast Guard mustsubmit a certified copy of the military separation from either the Departmentof Transportation (Before 9/11) or the Department of Homeland Security (After9/11).
Dischargepapers must list and Honorable Discharge Status. Discharge papers not listing an HonorableDischarge Status are not acceptable
Acopy of a valid State ID Card orDriver's License which identifies the holder of the ID as a Veteran, mayalso be attached to the application at time of filing.
Ifitems are not attached, you will not be eligible for Veteran Preference
VETERANSMUST PROVIDE ORIGINAL APPLICABLE DISCHARGE PAPERS OR APPLICABLE STATE ID CARDOR DRIVER'S LICENSE AT TIME OF INTERVIEW.
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)
MUSTMEET 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 to theNational Association of Credential Evaluation Services (NACES) or theAssociation of International Credential Evaluators (AICE). Originalcredentialing documents must be presented at time of interview.
Mustsuccessfully meet the credentialing standards established by the Cook CountyHealth and Hospitals System to include a State of Illinois MD license and anyother license, certification, or specialized training, etc. no later than two(2) weeks prior to the candidate's start date
*Pleasenote all offers of Employment are contingent upon the following conditions:satisfactory professional & employment references, healthcare and criminalbackground checks, appropriate licensure/certifications and the successfulcompletion of a physical and pre-employment drug screen.
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.