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EM Medical Director in Chicago, IL at TeamHealth 

Date Posted: 2/13/2020

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TeamHealth has an outstanding full-time opportunity for an Emergency Medicine Medical Director in Chicago, Illinois! Norwegian American Hospital is a 200-bed, acute care facility. Norwegian American Hospital was recognized as top 10% in the country for patient safety by HealthGrades, awarded Primary Stroke Certification from the Healthcare Facilities Accreditation Program (HFAP) and presented a 2015 Gage Award honorable mention from America’s Essential Hospitals. Our Emergency Department treats 29,000 patients annually and staffed with emergency-trained registered nurses, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, and a board-certified emergency medicine physicians. We provide 24 hours of physician coverage and 20 hours of APC coverage which averages to 2 patients per hour. The patient population served includes all age groups – neonatal, infant, child, adolescent, adult and geriatric.

The position also offers priceless intangible benefits like the mentorship and support of a national network of world-class Emergency Medicine experts. Physicians who join TeamHealth are offered excellent support and resources to maintain a high quality of work-life balance. We ask that you be board certified in Emergency Medicine with a minimum of 2 years leadership experience.

Position Highlights:
  • Facility Medical Director stipend also included
  • Exceptional compensation package
  • Leadership Academy programs
  • Annual Medical Director conferences
  • Full comprehensive benefit package
  • Professional liability coverage with an A-plus rated carrier
Located on the shores of Lake Michigan in the heart of the Midwest, Chicago is home to several sports teams, an internationally renowned symphony orchestra, spectacular live theater, celebrated architecture, thousands of restaurants, and world-class museums and shops. With its deep layers of history and culture, there are numerous top-notch museums and scores of institutions of higher learning. The city is alive with wondrous theater, film, dance, and parades. The Chicago Cultural Center is the first free municipal cultural center in the U.S. And then there are the observation decks of the Hancock Building or the Sears Tower, as well as the exciting activities offered at Navy Pier and Odyssey Fun World.

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