Northwestern Medical Group is actively recruiting a full-time Neurohospitalist to join our forward-thinking practice. This is an outstanding opportunity to build your career with the premier healthcare system in the Northern suburbs of Chicago.
Our Practice Model
Our practice model, built around excellent patient care and safety, consists of multi-specialty focused neurologists in the outpatient setting along with our neurohospitalist for inpatient. This mixed model offers opportunities for physicians to focus in preferred areas of neurology, and promotes improved work-life balance. The neurohospitalist manages general neurology and critical care neurology patients throughout the hospital. Our neurology NP works closely with the physician and further promotes patient safety and care consistency. Lake Forest Hospital is a Joint Commission-certified Primary Stroke Center with Level II Trauma designation and Magnet status.
The Ideal Candidate
The ideal candidate will possess a strong commitment to community-focused clinical excellence and patient experience. This position is a full-time clinical FTE with a competitive compensation package and excellent benefits.
- Full-time employed position with Northwestern Medical Group with hospital privileges at Northwestern Medicine Lake Forest Hospital
- Primary Location: Lake Forest
- Successful and expanding multi-specialty physician group that promotes a collegial work environment, physician success and compassionate care
- Physician-led work environment
- EPIC electronic health record system
- Competitive compensation package and excellent benefits
Northwestern Medical Group
One of Chicago’s largest medical practices, Northwestern Medical Group (NMG) is a primary and multispecialty group practice that consists of nearly 1,300 physicians and other healthcare professionals with expertise in 40 medical specialties. Serving on the faculty of Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine (FSM), physicians contribute to research and education, as well as provide clinical care. Together with FSM and Northwestern Medicine, NMG provides seamless access to care to deliver an exceptional patient experience and a higher level of care.
Within the Northern suburbs, NMG has clinic locations at Deerfield, Glenview, Grayslake, Gurnee, Highland Park, Lake Forest and Vernon Hills. NMG additionally has Immediate Care services at Deerfield, Glenview and Vernon Hills.
Lake Forest Hospital
With roots in the northern Chicago region, Northwestern Medicine Lake Forest Hospital is an academic community hospital located about 30 miles north of downtown Chicago.
Northwestern Medicine proudly opened the new Lake Forest Hospital in March 2018. This state-of-the-art hospital continues a long-standing commitment to deliver world-class medicine to the region, while using its natural surroundings to create a healing, tranquil environment for patients, visitors and staff. The redeveloped campus provides access to primary, specialty and emergency care, as well as a seamless pathway to specialty care from throughout the Northwestern Medicine network, including leading-edge clinical trials.
Care is provided not only through the main hospital campus in suburban Lake Forest, but also at multiple outpatient facilities. Our Grayslake location in central Lake County includes a free-standing Emergency Department, Ambulatory Surgery Center, Endoscopy Center, Cancer Center, Diagnostic Cardiac Testing and Rehabilitation Services. More than 700 board-certified physicians practice in 68 medical specialties at Lake Forest Hospital. The hospital continues to be recognized for excellence. It is consistently included as one of the top hospitals in Illinois and Chicago by U.S. News & World Report and also has received Magnet® designation, the gold standard for nursing excellence and innovation, from the American Nurses Credentialing Center.
Northwestern Medicine is a growing, nationally recognized health system that provides world-class care at ten hospitals and more than 200 locations in communities throughout Chicago, the suburbs and northern Illinois. Together with Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, we are pushing boundaries in our research labs, training the next generation of physicians and scientists, and pursuing excellence in patient care.
Our vision and values are deeply rooted in the idea that patients come first in all we do. We value building relationships with our patients and their families, listening to their unique needs while providing individualized primary, specialty and hospital-based care. Our recent affiliations and ongoing growth make it possible for us to serve more patients, closer to where they live and work.
The geographical reach of Northwestern Medicine meets the growing demand for quality health care close to where people live and work. Our patients have access to evidence-based medicine and research that is translated to clinical practice, offering new hope through leading-edge approaches to health, wellness and disease.