NorthShore University HealthSystem Medical Group Neurosurgery Department Endovascular Neurosurgeon

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Location:  Chicago's North Suburbs

Job Description:

The Department of Neurosurgery at NorthShore University HealthSystem, (NorthShore) the principal academic affiliate of The University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine, is currently seeking an exceptional Endovascular Neurosurgeon. The successful candidate for this position will be fellowship trained and board certified/eligible by the American Board of Neurological Surgery. This position will include clinical, administrative and research responsibilities. A proven track record of outstanding interpersonal/communication skills is expected. Academic appointment to The University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine is available to qualified candidates.

NorthShore's Department of Neurosurgery has 11 full-time faculty. The department provides neurosurgical services at four hospitals and at eight outpatient locations across the Chicago metropolitan area. The department of Neurosurgery has a long history of active involvement in clinical research, and is committed to resident training and medical student education.

This is an excellent opportunity to provide quality patient care within a highly successful, expanding organization. NorthShore is a comprehensive, fully integrated, healthcare delivery system. The system has more than 2,000 affiliated physicians, including NorthShore Medical Group, a 700+ member physician-led, multispecialty group with more than 75 offices. The systems' four award winning hospitals - Evanston Hospital, Glenbrook Hospital, Highland Park Hospital and Skokie Hospital- have been named a top 10 among the nation's top 100 Top Hospitals by Thomson Reuters 15 times, a recognition unmatched in the United States. In 2011, NorthShore was also named one of the nation's 10 Top Health Systems in a comprehensive analysis of quality, efficiency and clinical performance by Thomson Reuters. NorthShore offers a state-of-the art EMR and ranks as one of the Most Wired hospitals by Hospital and Health Networks. Additionally, it ranks number 9 in the nation among comprehensive research hospitals receiving funding from the National Institutes of Health.

Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity Employer. Hiring is contingent upon eligibility to work in the United States. NorthShore is committed to hiring a diverse workforce.

Community Information:

Enjoy the full range of lifestyles that are uniquely available in the Chicago area, from vibrant cultural activities, to neighborhood charm. With communities spread along the picturesque shores of Lake Michigan, there is easy access to downtown Chicago from our expansive transportation system. The northern suburbs offer ideal places to live, work, raise a family, and enjoy life. They offer outstanding schools and universities, museums, restaurants, historic architecture, parks, theatre, music, shopping, and more.

For Further Information:  

Sandra Chavez
(847) 663-8649  Ext.

Code: S-145979