Advocate Health Care, the largest health system in Illinois, seeks Advanced Practice Nurses (APNs) to join its growing Palliative Care Program. The service line supports the continuum of care for patients in a range of settings.
Inpatient, at 10 Advocate hospitals across the Chicago metropolitan area and in central Illinois
At outpatient clinics
Through its home-based palliative care program
In 41 skilled nursing facilities thru the Advocate Post-Acute Network’s SNF Care Program
Employment is through Advocate Medical Group, a physician-led and physician-governed organization. The group has over 1,600 employed physicians and advanced practice clinicians, more than 350 sites of care, and 12 acute-care hospitals, including 2 of the nation’s 100 Top Hospitals. Inpatient positions currently exist at:
Advocate Christ Medical Center in Oak Lawn to join their interdisciplinary team of physicians, advanced practice nurses, social worker and chaplain. The hospital is one of the nation’s premier teaching institutions with more than 1,300 affiliated physicians and is conveniently located in a near south suburb of Chicago.
Advocate Condell Medical Center, named to the 100 Top Hospitals list by Truven Health Analytics. Located in Libertyville, a popular far north suburb of Chicago, Advocate Condell has been providing high quality care for more than 85 years. Candidates may select from full or part-time options.
Advocate South Suburban Hospital in Hazel Crest to partner with a dynamic palliative medicine physician. The highly skilled medical team at this acute-care facility provides a wide range of comprehensive inpatient, outpatient, diagnostic and ambulatory medical services with state-of-the-art technology. The hospital is set in a family friendly community with easy access to the amenities of downtown Chicago.
Why choose Advocate’s Palliative Care program?
*Advocate Health Care, the largest provider of care in the Chicago area, is committed to a system-wide palliative care strategy to further support Advocate’s vision statement of creating lifelong relationships with patients.
*The Palliative Care program’s administrative leader was recently named Certified Hospice and Palliative Care Administrator of the Year by the Hospice and Palliative Credentialing Center.
*As part of Advocate Health Care, the program is integrated with Advocate’s physicians, outpatient sites, hospitals, Advocate at Home, Advocate Physician Partners (Advocate’s PHO), and Advocate’s accountable care organization—one of the nation’s first and largest ACOs.
To become part of this dedicated team, please submit a CV & cover letter to Susan Kilpatrick, Director, Physician Recruitment, firstname.lastname@example.org
Prior palliative experience is preferred, but candidates with clinical experience in chronic disease management or critical care are welcome to apply.
Integrated approach. Convenient locations. Lifelong relationships.
Advocate Medical Group (AMG) is a physician-led medical group providing primary care, specialty services, medical imaging, outpatient services and community-based medical practices throughout Chicagoland and Bloomington/Normal.
Advocate Medical Group is part of Advocate Health Care, the largest health system in Illinois and one... of the largest health care providers in the Midwest.
Advocate Medical Group is committed to advancing Advocate's goal of building lifelong relationships with patients by delivering the best health outcomes and highest level of service through an integrated approach to care and wellness.