Neurology – Vascular Stroke

Oak Lawn, IL

Job Description
The Stroke team at Advocate Christ Medical Center is actively recruiting physicians for expansion of our dedicated Stroke service.   

Bring your clinical expertise and continue to grow in an environment with robust senior support while having a satisfying career knowing you can enjoy your personal time too.

Advocate Christ Medical Center is part of the Advocate Aurora Health System and located in Oak Lawn, a southwestern suburb of Chicago. Advocate Christ Medical Center is a 788-bedpremier teaching institution with a dedicated Neuro ICU.  With more than 1,500 affiliated physicians, we are 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.  

As part of the Advocate Brain & Spine Institute at Christ Medical Center you will join our physicians in providing the highest level of neurological care.  Using the latest diagnostic and treatment technologies, we have the capabilities to treat the most complex stroke cases. 

Requirement: All candidates must be BE/BC in general neurology with fellowship training in vascular neurology. Additionally, physicians will collaborate with a multidisciplinary team of fellow neurologists, neurosurgeons, neuropsychologists, and neuroradiologists to provide cutting edge neurological care in both an inpatient and outpatient setting.

As part of our team you will: 
  • Provide dedicated inpatient stroke coverage
  • Participate in telestroke coverage
  • Provide out patient follow up in our stroke clinic
  • Work with stroke trained nurses and Advanced Practice Providers
  • Participate in cutting edge stroke related clinical trials
  • Provide stroke education and teaching to rotating medical students and residents
  • Join a robust, energetic environment focused on teamwork
  • Opportunities for supporting leadership roles and program development
As a leading multi-specialty medical group practice in Chicagoland, Advocate Aurora Health offers an employment based model, an excellent work environment, competitive salary with wrvu incentives & comprehensive benefits.
 
About Oak Lawn, Illinois
Oak Lawn, an attractive Village of 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. Retailers and restaurateurs along the bustling 95th Street corridor are ready to provide the best in customer service. The cultural and recreational endeavors of residents and visitors are sufficed through the array of community-wide events designed to promote civic pride, along with the superb offerings of the Children’s Museum in Oak Lawn and the award-winning Oak Lawn Park District. Over and above all of this, the Village is headed by a dynamic group of leaders who continue to ensure Oak Lawn is afforded the finest in public services and programs.
 
As the Village comes upon its Centennial Anniversary, it has presented an opportunity for residents and businesses to take a glimpse into the past and see how the community has successfully transformed into the Oak Lawn we all know today. As the past is rich and the present is steadfast, the future remains bright for this established community. The Village, its residents and established businesses welcome you to explore the excellent offerings of Oak Lawn, and to experience first hand the unsurpassed lifestyle so many have come to revere.
 
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.