NorthShore University HealthSystem Medical Group (NorthShore), the primary teaching affiliate of the University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine, is currently seeking a dynamic palliative care physician to join the Department of Medicine. Qualified candidates will be board certified in Internal Medicine or Family Medicine and also be board certified or board eligible by the ABMS Subspecialty Board of Hospice and Palliative Medicine.
NorthShore’s Palliative Care Service supports patients at any stage of illness and offers a multi-disciplinary approach to patient care. The position will include inpatient, outpatient and home health consults. Our Palliative Care specialists are available at the request of attending physicians to assist in coordinating and managing the care of patients. Academic appointment to the University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine is available to qualified candidates.
This is an excellent opportunity to work within a highly successful, expanding organization. NorthShore is a member of the Mayo Clinic Care Network; Mayo's only collaboration of its kind in the Chicago region. NorthShore University HealthSystem Medical Group is a physician-led, multi-specialty group with 900 physicians and growing. You'll benefit from being part of a fully integrated organization that has been named as one of the "Most Wired" healthcare organizations in the country by Hospitals and Health Networks for 12 consecutive years, and our EMR system, EPIC, is the gold standard in the industry.
Chicago's northern suburbs are situated along beautiful Lake Michigan, and just minutes from downtown Chicago. The neighboring communities boast outstanding schools, low crime rates, beautiful homes, charming shops, terrific restaurants, and include numerous recreational activities for the whole family with award-winning cycling and walking paths.