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The Associate Chair of Cardiology for Provident Hospital of Cook County (PHCC) and Cermak Health Services (CHS) will lead cardiology clinical services and operations at these Cook County Health (CCH) facilities. The Associate Chair works with attending cardiologists, advanced practice providers, cardiac technologists, and other support staff to provide state-of-the-art clinical care in adult cardiology for CCH patients. The Associate Chair is also responsible for leading cardiology consultative services in all areas at PHCC and lead cardiology testing services and cardiology outpatient care at these sites.
Doctor of Medicine (MD) OR Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine (DO) from an accredited medical college or university, is required.
Licensed as a Physician in the State of Illinois OR have the ability to obtain Illinois physician licensure before starting employment is required.
Certified in Cardiovascular Medicine by the American Board of Internal medicine is required.
Certified in Echocardiography (National Board of Echocardiography – NBE) is required.
Must have attained COCATS Level 3 Echocardiography Training in an ACGME accredited Cardiology Fellowship Program OR has attained COCATS Level 2 with a minimum of 2-year post-training experience in echocardiography as an attending cardiologist, required.
Five (5) years of work experience in the practice of cardiology. At least two (2) years of this experience must have taken place in an institution in which there is active training of residents or fellows in cardiology – required.
Two (2) years of work experience in administering clinical and educational programs related to cardiology is required.
Bilingual (English/Spanish or English/Polish) is preferred.
Dedicated training in Critical Care Medicine in an ACGME accredited training program is preferred.
Certified in Critical Care by the American Board of Internal Medicine is preferred.
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, ABILITIES AND OTHER CHARACTERISTICS
Dedication to medical education
Strong work ethics
Strong clinical training
Academic track record
Leadership track record
Must successfully meet the credentialing standards established by Cook County Health to include a State of Illinois MD license and any other license, certification, or specialized training, etc. no later than two (2) weeks prior to the candidate's start date
When applying for employment with the Cook County Health & Hospitals System, preference is given to honorably discharged Veterans who have served in the Armed Forces of the United States for not less than 6 months of continuous service.
To take advantage of this preference a Veteran must :
Meet the minimum qualifications for the position.
Identify self as a Veteran on the employment application by answering yes to the question by answering yes to the question,
ABOUT COOK COUNTY HEALTH (CCH)
The Cook County Health’s mission is to deliver integrated health services with dignity and respect regardless of a patient’s ability to pay; foster partnerships with other health providers and communities to enhance the health of the public; and advocate for policies that promote the physical, mental and social wellbeing of the people of Cook County.
CCH is comprised of two hospitals, John H. Stroger, Jr. Hospital and Provident Hospital, a robust network of more than a dozen community health centers, the Ruth M. Rothstein CORE Center, the Community Triage Center, the Cook County Department of Public Health, Cermak Health Services, which provides health care to individuals at the Cook County Jail and the Juvenile Temporary Detention Center, and CountyCare, a Medicaid managed care health plan.
The system cares for more than 300,000 patients each year and its physicians are experts in their fields, committed to providing their patients with comprehensive, compassionate and cutting-edge care. Today, CCH is transforming the provision of health care in Cook County by promoting community-based primary and preventive care, growing an innovative, ...collaborative health plan and enhancing the patient experience.
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