Clinical Associate - Pediatric Hospitalist

Chicago, Illinois
25 Jan 2019
End of advertisement period
25 Mar 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

The University of Chicago's Department of Pediatrics, Section of Academic Pediatrics seeks a Clinical Associate at full-time effort for a renewable, two-year term. Clinical responsibilities will include staffing programs at off-site community hospitals to provide on-site clinical coverage of the pediatric floor, responding to consults from the emergency room, attending high risk deliveries, providing care in the general and special care nurseries, and coordinating patient transport as needed.

The full-time off-site pediatric hospitalist performs 89 24-hour in-house shifts per year. This position does not require teaching or scholarly activity.
Prior to the start of employment, qualified applicants must: 1) have a medical doctorate or equivalent, 2) hold or be eligible for medical licensure in the State of Illinois, 3) be Board certified or eligible in general pediatrics , and 4) have completed an ACGME-accredited pediatric residency training program.

To be considered, those interested must apply at

Applicants must upload a CV and cover letter including contact information for at least three references.

Compensation is dependent upon qualifications. A generous package of fringe benefits is included. Review of applications will continue until the position is filled.