Full Time Outpatient Child & Adolescent Psychiatrist
N.W. Chicago Suburbs
Advocate Children’s Hospital/Advocate Medical Group seeks a BC/BE fellowship-trained Child & Adolescent Psychiatrist to join our growing practice at Advocate Children’s Hospital’s Park Ridge campus, located just northwest of Chicago.
This is a full-time, outpatient Child and Adolescent Psychiatry position. The physician will join a growing team of psychiatrists and therapists to meet the behavioral health needs of the pediatric population for Advocate Children’s Hospital.
The primary site of service will be Park Ridge, IL; however, there may be opportunities to expand services in other areas in the North, such as Elgin and / or Libertyville. The outpatient practice in Park Ridge is located within the Yachtman Pediatric Multi-specialty building, where the physician will have the opportunity work among a full complement of pediatric sub-specialists. Adjacent to Lutheran General Hospital, the physician will have a close working relationship with the providers on the only Child and Adolescent Behavioral Health Inpatient unit. The twelve bed unit will serve as an important referral source for patients seeking outpatient care after discharge.
Qualified experienced applicants need to be Board Certified/Eligible MD or DO in Child & Adolescent Psychiatry.
Excellent salary and comprehensive benefits are through Advocate Medical Group, a large, multi-specialty group with 1,700+ physicians and affiliated with the Advocate Health Care system, the largest provider of healthcare in Illinois. 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. Not J 1 eligible
As part of Advocate Health Care, Advocate Children’s Hospital is the largest network provider of pediatric services in Illinois and among the top 10 in the nation. The two main campuses are located in the Chicago metropolitan region– Oak Lawn in the southwest and Park Ridge in the northwest, and additional services accessible at other Advocate hospitals throughout the state.
Advocate Children’s Hospital serves as a major referral center for infants and children. Through a special, wholistic approach, Advocate Children’s Hospital combines some of the country’s most respected medical talent with exceptional and compassionate care. In fact, the children’s hospital has been recognized by U.S. News & World Report as one of the nation’s leaders in pediatric cardiology and neonatology, and numerous physicians have been recognized as being among the Top Doctors regionally and nationally in their field.
Designated Level IIIc Perinatal Center.Licensed beds: 400, including 111 Level III neonatal intensive care beds and 46 Level II special care nursery beds.Medical staff membership: 650+, including 230+subspecialists. Pediatric emergency department visits: 100,000+ Surgical... cases (inpatient/outpatient): 13,000.Trains more than 80 residents and 250 pediatric medical students each year
Ranked among the nation’s top 50 children’s hospitals in cardiology and heart surgery by U.S. News & World Report.Numerous physicians rated among the country’s best in their fields by U.S. News & World Report and Castle Connolly Medical Ltd.
Member of the Children’s Hospital Association, an organization of hospitals committed to excellence in providing health care to children. Member of the Children’s Oncology Group, an international organization which conducts clinical trials and research on childhood cancer to better understand the disease and create more effective treatment options sponsored by the National Cancer Institute