Geriatrics

Barrington, IL

Job Description
Advocate Aurora Health is committed to advancing Health Care’s goal of building lifelong relationships with patients by delivering the best health outcomes and highest level of service through an integrated approach to care and wellness. We are dedicated to creating a future where APCs can flourish in a supportive environment with access to necessary resources and pathways to share feedback to jointly grow our shared practice.

 

This is a tremendous opportunity for the right Advanced Practice Clinician to work with the geriatric population. The appropriate candidate will emphasize health promotion and maintenance, disease prevention and the diagnosis and management of acute and chronic diseases. This includes taking histories, conducting physical examinations, ordering, performing and interpreting appropriate diagnostic and laboratory tests, prescription of pharmacological agents, and treatments and non-pharmacological therapies for condition management.
 
  • Must have SNF APRN experience, or equivalent experience
  • Full time and flexible schedule
  • Work in Skilled nursing facilities that serve Advocate Condell Medical Center and Advocate Good Shepherd Hospital areas
  • Will work 1 weekend shift per quarter that you select
Near North West Suburbs, IL
The near north suburbs of Chicago have many things in common – outstanding public and private schools, Metra commuter rail service for quick and easy travel into Chicago, close proximity to the Lake Michigan shoreline and to O’Hare Airport. A comprehensive array of housing options exist in communities with walkable downtowns featuring quaint shops, theatres and excellent dining.  

The area has miles of bike trails through forest preserves.  Outdoor adventurists can bike their way to the Skokie Lagoons for some leisurely kayaking and then proceed north on the trail up to the Chicago Botanic Garden. Award winning golf courses dot the area, many of them providing backyard views for homeowners.
 
About Advocate Aurora Health
Advocate Aurora Health’s combined strength and stability drives us forward. Our integrated delivery model allows our clinicians to offer state-of-the-art, top tier quality care throughout eastern Wisconsin and northern and central Illinois.

Our supportive staff and leadership are committed to an autonomous practice environment and continuously strive to be on the forefront of managing the changing healthcare landscape, advances in technology and innovative approaches to providing impeccable outcomes for our patients.

Whether you’re looking to practice in the heart of a dynamic city such as Chicago or Milwaukee, a multi-specialty clinic in the suburbs, or a charming small town, Advocate Aurora Health has an opportunity for you.
 
Working at Advocate Aurora Health
Advocate Aurora Health is committed to diversity and inclusion every single day and in everything we do. Diversity lives in the differences, great and small, that matter to us and make each of us unique – from our age and the color of our skin, to our abilities and the things we believe in. We know that empowering our differences inspires creativity that leads to innovative solutions – for our team members, consumers and communities. And because health care is built upon relationships, it’s important for the people we serve to be able to trust us to meet their unique needs.

By cultivating an atmosphere of acceptance and compassion, we create a welcoming environment where our patients can heal, our team members can thrive and our business can grow. As a team member, working in a diverse setting allows you the chance to grow in ways that will broaden your perspective to deliver the best possible patient care.