Oak Park, Illinois
Location: Chicago, Illinois
Internal Number: 274961
The Department of Pediatrics, Section of Pediatric Nephrology at Rush University Medical Center, a nationally recognized clinical and academic institution, and the teaching hospital for Rush Medical and Nursing Colleges, located in downtown Chicago, invites applications for the full-time faculty position of Pediatric Nephrologist.
The ideal candidate will possess an unyielding commitment to clinical care, collaboration, education, and research. Qualified candidates must have completed an ACGME-accredited pediatric nephrology fellowship program and be BE/BC in Pediatric Nephrology Medicine by the American Board of Pediatrics.
At Rush University Children's Hospital pediatric nephrology and pediatric urology evaluate patients in our active Fetal and Neonatal Medicine Center, our 60 bed NICU, 18 bed PICU with ECMO and 20 bed general pediatric unit. There are also busy outpatient nephrology clinics on the Rush campus as well as outreach to our partner campus of Rush Copley Medical Center in Aurora. Our Pediatric Nephrology section provides care to infants, children, and adolescents with both congenital and acquired renal disease, including the provision of inpatient renal replacement therapy (CRRT, PD, and HD).
Rush University System for Health 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 includes 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. Rush University Medical Center is an elite medical community recognized for excellence in patient care, medical discovery and clinical expertise. Our continued pursuits have earned Rush University Medical Center the distinction of being on U.S. News & World Report's Best Hospitals Honor Roll for 2021-2022. This places the Medical Center among the top 20 of the 3,000 hospitals evaluated. U.S. News & World Report has also recognized nine Rush programs among the nation's best, including top 10 national rankings for neurology and neurosurgery and orthopedics. These accolades, along with many others that include a decade of Magnet(r) designation, reflect the collective efforts and commitment to excellence demonstrated by our physicians, advanced practitioners, nurses and medical staff. Rush University Medical Center has received Vizient's Quality Leadership Award, ranking first among 99 academic medical centers across the country. All three Rush University System for Health hospitals have earned the LGBTQ Healthcare Equality Leader designation in the Healthcare Equality Index.