Combine your professional skills and leadership abilities to inspire excellence and enhance the lives of others. Build a career of substance and significant impact with Presence Health, the largest Catholic health system based in Illinois. Offering an environment where passionate, committed individuals make a meaningful difference, we are seeking an individual with the professional leadership skills, versatility, and clinical expertise to step into this important role:
Chair, Department of Medicine & Program Director of GME
Presence Saint Joseph-Chicago, Chicago, IL
Highly attractive lakefront setting in the Lincoln Park neighborhood,
just two miles north of downtown Chicago
This uniquely empowering position encompasses two roles, each of which carries tremendous importance. The professional we select will be accountable for all professional, clinical, and administrative activities within the Department of Medicine, which is the largest department in the hospital and encompasses all areas of specialty. He or she will also oversee/ensure the quality of didactic and clinical education for our fully ACGME-accredited Internal Medicine Training Program, which includes 79 members.
This individual will maintain ongoing review of the professional performance of all practitioners with clinical privileges in the department of medicine, monitor resident supervision, and prepare/submit all information required by the ACGME. In addition, this person will be responsible for:
Providing guidance on general medical policies for the hospital and staff.
Implementing quality-related or peer-review activities, including Ongoing Professional Practice
Ongoing and Focused Professional Practice Evaluation.
Assisting in the enforcement of medical staff and hospital corporate bylaws.
Ensuring compliance with grievance and due-process procedures.
Providing verification of residency education for all residents.
Delineating and recommending clinical privileges for practitioners.
Five or more years of participation as an active faculty member in an ACGME-accredited internal medicine residency program, and 3+ years of graduate medical education administrative experience
Current specialty certification by the American Board of Internal Medicine
Current medical licensure for the state of Illinois and appropriate medical staff appointment
Realize the full extent of your abilities with Presence Health, and enjoy the rewards of helping to lead an organization with the vision to make a positive impact. Take this outstanding opportunity to excel at your true calling.
Presence Health. In addition to delivering excellent care and service, we want to inspire people to see their health in a new way. More than doctor visits and medical tests, but a lifelong journey of small, manageable steps. Our goal is to empower the people we serve to take a few of those steps every day to achieve their best health. And whatever our role, be it caregiver or technician or staff member, we play a part in empowering those we serve. There's no better time to start than today.