Critical Care – Neuro Critical Care

Oak Lawn, IL

Job Description
Neurocritical Care Leadership Opportunity  
Advocate Aurora Health is the market leader in Neurosciences in the Chicagoland area with a system platform of over 100 neuroscience physicians and advanced practice clinicians. We are recruiting a Neuro Intensivist at Advocate Christ Medical Center providing the highest level of neurological care in a patient centered environment for the dedicated Neuro Intensive Care Unit.
  • Designated Comprehensive Stroke Center
  • 24/7 Neuroendovascular coverage
  • Collaborative efforts between Neurosurgery, Interventional Neuroradiology,
  • Critical Care Medicine, Neuro-Rehabilitation and Trauma Services
  • 24/7 Telestroke Coverage
  • Full-time is considered one hundred forty (140) twelve (12) hour in-house shifts and seventy (70) twelve (12) hour unrestricted call coverage shifts annually.
Requirements: Either residency trained in internal medicine or neurology. Neurocritical care fellowship and board certification required. This leadership opportunity requires both practice and leadership experience. Training and certification in epilepsy/neurophysiology would be welcomed. 
Advocate Christ Medical Center is part of Advocate Health Care, one of the nation’s leading health care networks. A not-for-profit, 788-bed, premier teaching institution with more than 1,500 affiliated physicians, Christ Medical Center is one of the major referral hospitals in the Midwest for a number of specialties, including cancer care; cardiovascular services; heart, kidney and lung transplantation; neurosciences; orthopedics; and women’s health.
The hospital provides emergency care for more than 105,000 patient visits annually and has one of the busiest Level I trauma centers in Illinois.
About Oak Lawn, Illinois
Oak Lawn, an attractive Village of nearly 56,000 residents and over 1,800 diverse businesses, has distinguished itself among Chicago’s leading southwest suburbs. Nestled in the center of Cook County, a distinctive “home town” essence flows through Oak Lawn; an unmatched quality evidenced through the community’s affable neighborhoods, dynamic business districts, well- maintained recreational areas and cultural vivacity.
The resources accessed within Oak Lawn are truly second-to-none. Exceptional educational opportunities are profound, as residents have a choice among a number of public and private school options and several higher education and continuing education institutions. Compassionate and quality healthcare is readily available through various established practices, along with the presence of Advocate Christ Medical Center and Advocate Children’s Hospital. 
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.