Pediatrics – Endocrinology

Oak Lawn, IL

Job Description
Advocate Children's Hospital is seeking a Board Eligible/Board Certified Pediatric Endocrinologist to join our team in Oak Lawn, IL on the campus of Advocate Christ Medical Center.

Join a dedicated team of pediatric endocrinologists who serve the needs of children in the 9-county metropolitan Chicago market. The group is hard working, extremely collegial and facile at working with a multidisciplinary team. The program has both inpatient and outpatient components. 

As one of the largest network providers of pediatric services in Illinois and among the top 10 in the country, Advocate Children's Hospital is a kid-focused team recognized for clinical excellence.
Position Highlights:
  • Join 3 Pediatric Endocrinologists
  • Strong mentorship & support among the group
  • Support staff including CDE’s, RN’s and MA’s 
  • Clinic Locations in Oak Lawn & Tinley Park
  • Large pediatric referral base
  • Access to all pediatric subspecialties
  • Average of 32 patient facing hours per week – 12 hours inpatient/rounding and 20 hours of clinic time per week 
  • Call schedule of 1:4, split equally amongst # of providers in the group
  • Advocate Children’s Oak Lawn is home to a 16 bed Pediatric Cardiac Critical Care Unit, a 24 bed PICU and a 60+ bed NICU
  • This position offers a competitive salary, a sign-on bonus & relocation package, annual CME allowance, and full malpractice/tail coverage
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.

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.