DIVISION DIRECTOR CLINICAL GENETICS CHICAGO SUBURBS
Advocate Children's Hospital
August 29, 2018
Chicago Suburbs, Illinois
Full Time - Experienced
Advocate Children’s Hospital / Advocate Medical Group seek a BE/BC Clinical Geneticist to lead Clinical Division across the system. , Advocate Children’s Hospital is the largest network provider of pediatric services in the state of Illinois. Our two Chicago metro area campuses are located in Park Ridge, Illinois in the northwest and in Oak Lawn, Illinois in the southwest.
We seek a passionate clinician to lead the team of Physicians, Genetic Counselors and an APN. The clinicians will evaluate children and adults for suspected genetic disorders; consult on pre-conception and prenatal patients as needed, in conjunction with genetic counselor and; provide care management of children with congenital/genetic disorders. Physician will share inpatient consults and after-hours calls. Physician will also likely participate in multidisciplinary clinics and outreach clinics. The Division of Clinical Genetics is a growing program within a large, stable, growing healthcare system. We are also seeking an additional Clinical Genticist
Opportunities for growth and expansion of services are desired in general genetics as well as specialty programs such as cardiogenetics and neurogenetics. In addition, we seek an enthusiastic approach to education of rotating medical students, genetic counseling students, and residents as well as didactic lectures for various medical students, residents, and fellows. Certification in pediatrics (or internal medicine) preferred. Leadership experience preferred. Not J 1 eligible
AMG is a large, multi-specialty group with 1,700+ Physicians and 400+ APC’s and affiliated with the Advocate system, the 10th largest provider of healthcare in the US. Advocate Children’s Hospital serves as a major referral center and is the largest network provider of pediatric services in Illinois and among the top 10 in the nation.
Part of the 10th largest health care system in the country, Advocate Children’s Hospital is a regional referral center based in Chicago, Illinois, which serves more than 100 referring hospitals and 9+ counties. The hospital annually provides care for 16,000+ inpatient admissions, 12,300+ surgical cases, and 120,092 emergency department visits. The medical staff includes 735 + pediatric physicians, including 260 +pediatric specialists. Advocate Children’s Medical Group includes employed pediatric medical and surgical subspecialists. Advocate Children’s Hospital supports five graduate medical education programs, which include 76 pediatric residents and 12 fellows.