Organization

Department of Pediatric. Hospital System

Location

Chicago, Illinois

Date Posted

July 22, 2021

Job Categories

Child Abuse

Job Summary
The Attending Physician VI provides inpatient and outpatient evaluation and clinical care of infants, children, and families with issues of child abuse or neglect at Cook County Health (CCH), and other settings as assigned. Participates in resident education activities and ensures that such activities conform to the standards documented in the Program Requirements of the Pediatric Residency Review Committee (RRC) of the Accreditation Council of Graduate Medical
Education (ACGME). Participates in fellow education activities and ensures that such
activities conform to the standards documented in the Program Requirements of the
Pediatric RCC of the ACGME. Works cooperatively with other agencies charged with
the evaluation of alleged victims of child abuse and neglect.

 

Responsibilities

Typical Duties
· Participates in clinical care, research and teaching for the Division of Child Protective
Services at CCH, and other settings as assigned
· Provides and supervises inpatient and outpatient clinical care for infants, children, and families with issues of abuse or neglect· Collaborates with administrative nursing staff
· Participates in the evaluation and management of infants, children, and families seen at the Children’s Advocacy Center Clinic
· Works cooperatively with other agencies charged with the evaluation of alleged
victims of child abuse and neglect
· Provides Child Abuse Pediatrics education to pediatric and family medicine residents
and Child Abuse Pediatrics fellows in accordance with the program requirements of the ACGME
· Facilitates medical education training in Child Abuse Pediatrics for medical students
· Participates in quality, compliance and patient safety initiatives focusing on evidence based solutions to minimize risk; works to implement patient safety goals and quality
measures
· Adheres to all Department, CCH, Local and Federal requirements, rules and
regulations
· Actively participates in goals and activities of the Department of Pediatrics including
administration, productivity, quality, education and clinical research
· Performs additional departmental and hospital responsibilities as designated by the
Chair of the Department of Pediatrics

Qualifications

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS
• Doctor of Medicine (MD) or Doctor of Osteopathy Medicine (DO) from an
accredited college or university or foreign equivalent
• Licensed as a Physician and Surgeon in the State of Illinois or the ability to obtain
prior to starting employment
• Illinois and Federal controlled substance license or the ability to obtain license
prior to starting employment
• Successful completion of a three (3) year accredited residency program in General
Pediatrics
• Successful completion or anticipated completion of a three (3) year accredited
fellowship program in Child Abuse Pediatrics or equivalent clinical experience
resulting in Board Certification in Child Abuse Pediatrics
• Board certified or Board eligible in Child Abuse Pediatrics or ability to obtain
prior to starting employment

Application Process

Applicants may apply for this position online or submit a resume/ CV to the following
email address: MDRecruit@cookcountyhhs.org. When submitting a resume/CV by email, you must include the job title and posting number in the subject line of your email. An application or resume/CV must be filed for each position
which interests you.
To receive Veteran Preference, appropriate discharge papers must be attached to the
online application or must be included with your emailed resume/CV. Please refer to Veteran Preference document requirements listed on the bottom of this posting.


About the Organization

Large public institution in Chicago Illinois.

Contact Name

MD Recruit

Contact Phone

Contact Email

MDRecruit@cookcountyhhs.org

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