Attending Physician 12 – Anesthesiologist – Stroger Hospital

JOB SUMMARY                                                                                                

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.

JHSH is searching for an Attending Anesthesiologist who will be the subject matter expert skilled in all aspects of general anesthesiology. The Attending will be responsible for overseeing the continuity of quality anesthetic care to patients; consult, teach, and supervise  residents; provide direction to CRNAs and other health care providers; enhance the educational and continue development and growth of department; dedicated to quality improvement and performance; serve on administrative committees; participate in activities and projects; adhere to all federal, local and department rules and regulations; uphold the highest standards of professionalism; maintain fiduciary responsibility to CCHHS and perform all other related duties as assigned by the Department Chair. 

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS

  • Must be licensed as a physician in the State of Illinois or have the ability to obtain license prior to starting employment
  • Board certified by the American Board of Anesthesiologist (ABA) or board eligible
  • Valid Illinois Controlled Substances License or have the ability to obtain license prior to starting employment
  • Valid licensure with the Federal DEA

REQUIRED KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES

  • Successfully completed an accredited Anesthesiology Residency Program in the United States
  • Valid Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) certification

Degrees and transcripts from non-U.S. accredited institutions must be translated and certified to the US equivalent academic credentials by a recognized US education interpreter service.

Must successfully meet the credentialing standards established by the Cook County Health and Hospitals System to include a State of Illinois MD license and any other specialized training, etc. no later than two (2) weeks prior to the candidate’s start date

COOK COUNTY HEALTH AND HOSPITALS SYSTEM IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER


Requisition ID: 00115625

Post Date: March 25, 2014

Closing Date: April 8, 2014

Salary: Competitive Salary

Location: John H. Stroger, Jr. Hospital of Cook County

Visibility: Both

This position is no longer available.