Geriatric Medicine / Outpatient / Advocate Memory Center / Park Ridge, IL
The Advocate Memory Center is seeking a Geriatrician to join their team. The well-established and respected Memory Center is a part of Advocate Medical Group (AMG) which is a division of Advocate Aurora Health System, the 10th largest not-for profit integrated health care system in the United States.
The Advocate Memory Center utilizes a multidisciplinary and compassionate approach to treating patients with Alzheimer’s disease and other forms of dementia, with a dedication to patient-centered care, family support, education and research. The Center has philanthropic and administrative support and is seeking to expand its operations over the next few years.
- Outpatient-based service with no inpatient call
- Multidisciplinary team approach to care (physicians, APPs, neuropsychologist, nursing)
- Strong referral sources
- Opportunities for teaching residents and medical students
- Active clinical trials program in Alzheimer’s disease and dementia prevention
- Guaranteed base salary with bonus as well as a robust benefits package including health, life, disability, and malpractice insurance
- MD/DO degree
- Completion of an Internal Medicine or Family Practice Residency from an accredited program
- Board Eligible or Board Certified in Internal Medicine
- Geriatrics fellowship training and BC/BE in Geriatrics
- Eligibility to obtain and maintain an active and unrestricted Illinois license
Physician-led and governed Advocate Medical Group is committed to building lifelong patient relationships by delivering the best health outcomes and highest-level of service through an integrated approach to care and wellness. AMG offers healthcare providers a dynamic practice environment with strong business systems in place to ensure that group members can focus on patient care while practice operations are expertly managed by a team of support staff.
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About Advocate Aurora Health
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Now, as the 10th largest not-for-profit, integrated health system in the nation, Advocate Aurora Health’s combined strength and stability drives us forward. Our integrated delivery model allows our clinicians to offer state-of-the-art, top tier quality care throughout eastern Wisconsin and northern and central Illinois.
Our supportive staff and leadership are committed to an autonomous practice environment and continuously strive to be on the forefront of managing the changing healthcare landscape, advances in technology and innovative approaches to providing impeccable outcomes for our patients.
Whether you’re looking to practice in the heart of a dynamic city such as Chicago or Milwaukee, a multi-specialty clinic in the suburbs, or a charming small town, Advocate Aurora Health has an opportunity for you.
Advocate Lutheran General Hospital is the leading health care provider in Chicago’s North and Northwest suburbs offering a Level I Trauma Center, access to national clinical trials and advanced medical technologies. As a nationally recognized academic and research hospital, patients have access to the most advanced treatment in the areas of cardiology, cancer, neurosciences, orthopedics and women’s health.
Advocate Lutheran General Hospital is surrounded by family friendly communities with outstanding school systems, commuter train service and easy access to all the amenities and recreational activities of downtown Chicago and the Lake Michigan shoreline. Physicians may choose to live in the city or a suburban location as the hospital is in close proximity to two major Chicago expressways. Accompanying this opportunity is a resource rich, comprehensive benefits package.
ALGH is the most nationally recognized hospital in the greater north and northwest suburban region of Chicago. Advocate Lutheran General Hospital has been caring for area residents for more than 110 years. A leader in the medical community, Lutheran General has been recognized as one of the nation's 100 Top Hospitals 14 times by Thomson Reuters. This reasearch and teritary care facility features the only Level l Trauma Center in northwest suburban Chicago. Lutheran General Hospital shares its campus with Advocate Lutheran General Children's Hospital. It is one of the most comprehensive providers of pediatric care in the state and serves as a major Midwest referral center for infants and children.
Affiliated with several area medical schools, ALGH is one of the largest non-university training centers for primary care physicians in Illinois.
Advocate Medical Group (AMG) is a physician-led and governed medical group committed to delivering the best health outcomes. The group is comprised of approximately 1,600 physicians and 400 Advanced Practice Clinicians, making it the largest physician group in Illinois. There are more than 400 primary care and specialty practices conveniently located throughout Chicagoland and Bloomington-Normal.