Pediatrics

Park Ridge, IL

Job Description
Advocate Children’s Hospital and NorthShore Pediatrics are partnering together to build a pediatric ambulatory care center in Wilmette, IL.  The center will house multi-disciplinary pediatric specialty clinics, infusion center, radiology services, and an immediate (urgent) care clinic.  
 
We are seeking Pediatricians or Pediatric Hospitalists for a full-time or part-time opportunity in immediate/urgent care. 
 
Immediate Care provides services in general pediatrics, acute care/sick visits, simple wound and fracture care.  Competitive salary and benefits packages offered with flexible scheduling in evening and weekend hours. 
 
Position requirements include: 
  • Unrestricted Illinois Medical License or eligible for Illinois Medical License
  • Board Certified or Board Eligible in Pediatrics
  • PALS/ACLS certification
  • Skills in basic suturing and orthopedics are encouraged

About Advocate Children’s Hospital

Our special kid-focused approach creates a compassionate environment where your child can receive the best possible care. At Advocate Children’s Hospital/Medical Group, our dedicated team of pediatricians and pediatric specialists work closely to provide individualized care for a full range of conditions – from common to complex. And for parents, we help take the worry out of managing your child’s health care by partnering with you every step of the way.
 
About Wilmette, Illinois
Wilmette is a suburb of Chicago with a population of 27,393. Wilmette is in Cook County and is one of the best places to live in Illinois. Living in Wilmette offers residents a suburban feel and most residents own their homes. In Wilmette there are a lot of restaurants, coffee shops, and parks. The public schools in Wilmette are highly rated. Bordering Lake Michigan, it is located 14 miles north of Chicago's downtown. 
 
In 2007, Wilmette was ranked as the seventh best place to raise children in the U.S., according to Business Week. In 2015, Wilmette was ranked the best place to live in the state of Illinois based on a variety of factors including its low unemployment rate, median income, low housing vacancy rate, high education expenditures per student, low crime, and short commute times.
 
The Wilmette Park District oversees over 300 acres of parks and open land including Gillson Park and Beaches; Keay Nature Center; the Community Playfield, Mallinckrodt Park and a portion of the Green Bay Bike Trail. Neighborhood parks can be found in 15 additional locations throughout the village. A wide range of recreation programming encompasses children and adults. Wilmette contains three public beaches, and these have been a local family attraction for decades. Wilmette's Centennial Park contains a public swimming pool, tennis and indoor ice-skating facilities. The village is also home to Wilmette Golf Course which is open to the public.

About Advocate Aurora Health
Together, we make healthy happen.
 
Now, as the 10th largest not-for-profit, integrated health system in the nation, 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.