The Department of Emergency Medicine at Rush University Medical Center seeks new physicians to join their growing team. Ideal candidates will receive an academic appointment and the opportunity for professional growth and non-clinical time. Shifts are 9 hours in length with the replacement physician coming at hour 8 to allow 1 hour of overlap. There are currently 72 hours of physician coverage per day, 33 hours of scribe coverage and 16 hours of NP/PA coverage which allows average physician patient per hour of 2.05. This position provides a competitive market base salary with potential bonus incentive of up to 30% of base salary. Faculty members receive full benefits, CME reimbursement, malpractice insurance and a robust retirement package. Candidates must be an Emergency Medicine residency-trained, board certified/eligible physician.
The Rush ED sees 72,000 patients a year in its new state-of-the-art facility. The team trains rotating residents from multiple specialties, medical students and PAs and recently launched a new residency program. The ED is supported by social workers, a chaplain and a child life specialist in addition to consultants representing all specialties in medicine and surgery who take 24 hour call for the ED. Rush proudly serves one of the most diverse urban communities in the country.
Rush University System for Health (RUSH) is an academic health system whose mission is to improve the health of the individuals and the diverse communities it serves through the integration of outstanding patient care, education, research and community partnerships. RUSH comprises Rush University Medical Center, Rush University, Rush Copley Medical Center and Rush Oak Park Hospital, as well as numerous outpatient care facilities. Rush University, with more than 2,500 students, is a health sciences university that comprises Rush Medical College, the College of Nursing, the College of Health Sciences and the Graduate College. Numerous national organizations have recognized Rush for the quality of care we provide, including U.S. News & World Report, which ranked Rush University Medical Center among the top 50 hospitals in five specialties in its 2019-2020 Best Hospitals issue. Rush University Medical Center has received Vizient's Quality Leadership Award, ranking second among 99 academic medical centers across the country. In 2019, Rush was designated a leader in LGBTQ health care equality by the Human Rights Campaign for the 10th consecutive year, and was one of only five hospitals from across the nation to be recognized by the American Hospital Association as an honoree for its annual Equity of Care Award.
Rush is an equal opportunity / Affirmative Action employer