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attending Physician 9 - Neurology

Company: Cook County Sheriff
Location: Chicago
Posted on: June 25, 2022

Job Description:

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS* M.D. degree from a school of medicine in the United States which is accredited by the Liaison Committee on Medical Education, a school of medicine in Canada which is accredited by the Committee for Accreditation of Canadian Medical Schools; a D.O. degree from a school of osteopathy which is accredited by the American Osteopathic Association; or a degree from foreign medical school with either a permanent certificate of the Educational Commission for Foreign Medical Graduates or comparable credentials from the Medical Council of Canada* Successful completion of a residency in Neurology accredited by the American College of Graduate Medical Education* Certification in Neurology by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology or by the American or by the American Osteopathic Board of Neurology or if not certified but board-eligible, achievement of the certification within five years of the completion of residency training.* Current and active licensure as a physician in the state of Illinois by the Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation or ability to obtain license prior to starting employment* Current controlled substance licensure by the Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation and controlled substance certification by the federal Drug Enforcement Administration or ability to obtain license prior to starting employmentKnowledge, Skills, Abilities and Other Characteristics* Knowledge of the medical subspecialty of Neurology.* Sound judgement* Knowledge of when to seek consultation* Ability to work with others in the care of patients, well-developed interpersonal skills* Ability to effectively teach medical students and resident physicians* Ability to manage a medical service of residents and students* Ability to maintain compassionate, respectful relationships with patients* Ability to work effectively under pressure* Ability to communicate well both verbally and in writing* Ability to utilize the electronic medical record* Ability to maintain patient confidentiality* Ability to do moderate lifting up to 45 pounds, to walk and stand for prolonged periods, to use hands, legs and fingers.* Physical and mental coordination, normal sight and hearing, ability to tolerate exposure to unpleasant noise, odor and temperature.* This physician is able to work in an office, clinic, and hospital environment*VETERAN PREFERENCEPLEASE READWhen 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, "Are you a Military Veteran?"* Attach a copy of their DD 214, DD 215 or NGB 22 (Notice of Separation at time of application filing. Please note: If you have multiple DD214s, 215s, or NGB 22S, Please submit the one with the latest date. Coast Guard must submit a certified copy of the military separation from either the Department of Transportation (Before 9/11) or the Department of Homeland Security (After 9/11).Discharge papers must list and Honorable Discharge Status. Discharge papers not listing an Honorable Discharge Status are not acceptableOR* A copy of a valid State ID Card or Driver's License which identifies the holder of the ID as a Veteran, may also be attached to the application at time of filing.If items are not attached, you will not be eligible for Veteran PreferenceVETERANS MUST PROVIDE ORIGINAL APPLICABLE DISCHARGE PAPERS OR APPLICABLE STATE ID CARD OR DRIVER'S LICENSE AT TIME OF INTERVIEW.Degrees awarded outside of the United States with the exception of those awarded in one of the United States' territories and Canada must be credentialed by an approved U.S. credential evaluation service belonging to the National Association of Credential Evaluation Services (NACES) or the Association of International Credential Evaluators (AICE). Original credentialing documents must be presented at time of interview.Must successfully meet the credentialing standards established by the Cook County Health and Hospitals System 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* Please note all offers of Employment are contingent upon the following conditions: satisfactory professional & employment references, healthcare and criminal background checks, appropriate licensure/certifications and the successful completion of a physical and pre-employment drug screen.* CCHHS is strictly prohibited from conditioning, basing or knowingly prejudicing or affecting any term or aspect of County employment or hiring upon or because of any political reason or factor.COOK COUNTY HEALTH AND HOSPITAL SYSTEMS IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYERBENEFITS PACKAGE* Medical, Dental, and Vision Coverage* Basic Term Life Insurance* Pension Plan* Deferred Compensation Program* Paid Holidays, Vacation, and Sick Time* You may also qualify for the Public Service Loan Forgiveness Program (PSLF)For further information on our excellent benefits package, please click on the following link:
Associated topics: brain, neuro, neuro rehabilitation, neurology, neurophysiology, stroke

Keywords: Cook County Sheriff, Chicago , attending Physician 9 - Neurology, Healthcare , Chicago, Illinois

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