Academic Pediatric Hospitalist Rush University Children’s Hospital Chicago, IL
Rush University Children’s Hospital in downtown Chicago, IL is recruiting a full-time Academic Pediatric Hospitalist to join its growing Section of Pediatric Hospital Medicine. We are looking for applicants committed to providing exceptional inpatient care to a diverse and complex population of patients. This opportunity will involve extensive teaching responsibilities with our outstanding Pediatric Residency, Combined Medicine/Pediatrics Residency and Rush Medical College programs. Hospitalists will be expected to provide leadership in scholarly initiatives within the Section of Pediatric Hospital Medicine.
Ideal candidates will have experience in areas including: quality improvement, clinical research, medical education research and medical simulation. Members of our team provide inpatient care on a 20-bed General Pediatric Unit and consultative services to the Pediatric Inpatient Psychiatry Unit. Pediatric Hospitalists work alongside multiple sub-specialty groups, including pediatric surgery, neurosurgery, ENT, urology, cranio-facial surgery, anesthesia/pain, psychiatry, hematology-oncology, infectious diseases, pulmonology, sleep medicine, nephrology, endocrinology, cardiology and neurology.
Candidates must be Board Certified/Eligible in Pediatrics and may have fellowship training in Pediatric Hospital Medicine. Candidates will be eligible for a faculty appointment at the Assistant Professor or Associate Professor level, commensurate with their experience and accomplishments.
This recruitment is part of a key strategic growth initiative within the Department of Pediatrics. Rush is home to one of the first medical colleges in the Midwest and one of the nation’s top-ranked nursing colleges. Rush is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Interested applicants please submit CV and cover letter to:
RUSH UNIVERSITY MEDICAL CENTER - CHICAGO, IL
Rush University Medical Center is an academic medical center that encompasses a 676-bed hospital serving adults and children, the 58-bed Johnston R. Bowman Health Center, Rush University and Rush Health. Rush University is home to one of the first medical colleges in the Midwest and one of the nation’s top-ranked nursing colleges, as well as graduate p...rograms in allied health, health systems management and biomedical research. The Medical Center also offers more than 70 highly selective residency and fellowship programs in medical and surgical specialties and subspecialties.
Rush is consistently ranked among the nation’s top hospitals by U.S. News & World report and has been named among the top five academic medical centers in the country by University HealthSystem Consortium in its annual quality and accountability performance ranking. These accomplishments reflect Rush’s ongoing commitment to providing unparalleled care by working collaboratively to pool knowledge and exchange opinions based on expertise and experience. Rush also is proud to be the preferred hospital and home to the team physicians for both the Chicago White Sox and the Chicago Bulls.