Physical Medicine Rehab

Oak Lawn, IL

Job Description
Advocate Aurora Health has an excellent opportunity for a dynamic entry level or experienced Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation physician who wishes to do both Inpatient and Outpatient with an established, experienced team in Oak Lawn, Illinois. You will become part of a respected team of clinicians focused on getting our patients back in the game.

Education, training and/or experience required:
  • Completion of an accredited physical medicine and rehabilitation residency program
  • Fellowship in spinal cord or brain injury welcome but not required
  • Compassionate and patient centered with excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Strong desire to advance the growth of an already successful program
  • Collaborative team player
 
Program Overview: 
  • Advocate Christ Medical Center is an 802-bed in Oak Lawn and is one of the busiest Level I trauma centers in Illinois; it is a major referral hospital in the Midwest for several specialties including cancer care, heart and kidney transplantation and orthopedics
  • Current group consists of 5 established Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation physicians who provide the full breadth of both inpatient and outpatient care
  • Highly supportive and respected group with an excellent practice environment
  • Opportunity for electrodiagnosis, acute inpatient rehabilitation, consultations and subacute rehabilitation 
  • You will also have the opportunity to pursue interests in all aspects of spasticity management and/or your own area of clinical interest 
  • Will partner with an experienced multi-disciplinary team and enjoy outstanding support with a dedicated staff 
  • Physicians take own call during the week, shared call on the weekends
 
What Advocate Aurora Offers:
  • Integrated nationally recognized organization
  • A diverse and inclusive environment ensuring safe and equitable care for all patients
  • State-of-the-art technology
  • Competitive compensation
  • Comprehensive benefits package that includes health, dental and life insurance, CME allowance, 401K, and paid medical liability insurance
  • Relocation assistance up to $12,000
 
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 is one of the largest not-for-profit integrated health systems in the nation. 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 diverse team of over 70,000 includes 3600+ physicians and 1800+ Advanced Practice Clinicians. With a commitment to an autonomous practice environment, our patients and their families are at the heart of everything we do. Advocate Aurora Health continuously strives to be a leader in 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.