Pediatrics – Radiology

Park Ridge, IL

Job Description
Advocate Children’s Hospital is a part of Advocate Aurora Health System, the 10th largest not-for-profit integrated health care system in the United States.  Advocate is the largest network provider of pediatric services, emergency and trauma network in Illinois. We serve as a leader in comprehensive, dedicated care for our patients and are ranked in U.S. News & World Report among the nation’s Best Children's Hospitals in the areas of pediatric cardiology, heart surgery and neonatology.
 
Position Highlights:
  • Advocate Children’s Hospital includes 2 campuses with 455 beds and performs over 75,000 diagnostic studies annually.  
  • Full-time positions for BC/BE Pediatric Radiologists to join our growing program which currently consists of 4 full time radiologists.   
  • Pediatric Radiology fellowship in an ACGME accredited program is required.  
  • Clinically focused position covering both hospital campuses, with research and teaching opportunities also available. 
  • Position will include some work from home and the installation of home tele-radiology equipment. 
  • Highly competitive compensation and benefits package. 

Advocate Children’s Hospital is a regional referral center based in the Chicago Suburbs, Illinois, which serves more than 100 referring hospitals and 9+ counties. The hospital annually provides care for 16,125 inpatient admissions, 12,315 surgical cases, and 120,092 emergency department visits.  The medical staff includes 735 pediatric physicians, including nearly 260 pediatric specialists.  Advocate Children’s Medical Group includes 243 employed pediatric medical and surgical subspecialists. Advocate Children’s Hospital supports five graduate medical education programs, which include 76 pediatric residents and 12 fellows. 

About Park Ridge, Illinois
Park Ridge is a picturesque suburb located 14 miles northwest of downtown Chicago, convenient to O'Hare Airport, major expressways, CTA and Metra trains allowing for an easy commute into the city while enjoying peaceful suburban living.  
  
Park Ridge is a prime residential community that retains its distinctive, small-town charm where “community” is a big part of this suburban town. The city’s vibrant Uptown shopping area includes the Metra station, Public Library and several parks featuring live musical concerts and special events are held in the summer. Throughout the city, quiet tree-lined streets, pleasing architecture, excellent schools, centrally located library and ample parks help make Park Ridge one of the most desirable family communities in the Chicago area.
  
Unique shops and a great selection of restaurants fill the Uptown area, where new buildings blend serenely with historic ones. The Uptown Park Ridge skyline is graced with cupolas, church spires and the 100-foot tower of the Art Deco Pickwick Theatre, which is on the National Register of Historic Places.
  
In addition to the Uptown shopping area, Park Ridge offers other shopping and dining convenient to every neighborhood, including South Park, Village Green, the Dee Park area bordering Oakton Ave. and the Higgins Corridor bordering Chicago.
  
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.