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FT Geriatric Specialist Opportunity in a Charming Community 75min from Chicago

FT Geriatric Specialist Opportunity in a Charming Community 75min from Chicago
May 25, 2022 Jennifer Goodwin

Morris Hospital & Healthcare Centers is 1 of 14% of USA hospitals with a 5-Star rating for Overall Hospital Quality by CMS.  Help us continue to drive the quality-care we deliver by providing dedicated geriatric care as a consulting physician. The value you’ll bring will help us improve the health of geriatric residents across 20 communities we serve in the far southwest suburbs of Chicago.

Morris Hospital

  • 89-bed Level II Trauma Center and Primary Stroke Certified, plus we offer an accredited Sleep Center
  • Be available for geriatric in-patient hospital consults (~1-2pts/day) – as consulting physician
  • Help reduce readmission rates and end-of-life discussions with patients and families
  • Strong referral patterns with 23 PCPs in our service area, plus multitude of medical specialties

Geriatric Facilities

  • Work with local, independent LTCs where we have strong, professional relationships
  • Be an integral part of our reputable Geriatric & Hospice team that’s already in place with a large patient population that can be expanded to more facilities
  • Collaborate with Geriatric APRN
  • You have a true voice in decision-making here! Be part of our active medical staff committees, physician advisory councils and engaging healthcare center meetings, e.g. ACO Steering and Post-Acute Care Committee

Compensation

  • Excellent market competitive compensation and benefits package – with fixed salary
  • Quality-based, physician-driven performance incentive
  • Extra pay with hospice call, if desired
  • On-going loan repayment
  • APP collaboration stipend

Morris, Illinois

  • Beautiful, safe neighborhoods – some with backyard accessible waterfronts
  • Highly rated public & private schools plus easy commute to Illinois’ most prestigious colleges & universities
  • 60 miles to Chicago and short drive to Chicago suburbs
  • Many Fortune 500 employers in Morris and the surrounding area including Grainger, BMW, Proctor & Gamble and Costco

For more information, contact

Jennifer Goodwin, CPRP

Manager of Physician/APP Recruitment & Relations

630-347-7539 (texts welcome too)

jgoodwin@morrishospital.org