Inpatient Psychiatry - Advocate Christ Medical Center

Advocate Christ Medical Center
Facility: Advocate Christ Medical Center 
Address: 4440 95th St 
Oak Lawn, IL 60453 
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Adult Psychiatry Inpatient Opportunity

Advocate Medical Group (AMG) is seeking an Adult Psychiatrist for the highly specialized behavioral health inpatient program at Advocate Christ Medical Center. AMG is a division of the Advocate Aurora Health System, the 10th largest not-for-profit integrated health care system in the nation.
Position Highlights:
  • Join our behavioral health team of highly-skilled Psychiatrists, Psychologists, Advanced Practice Clinicians, Social Workers and Mental Health Techs. 
  • Responsibilities include patient coverage in Inpatient Psychiatry, Partial Hospitalization Program (PHP) and Intensive Outpatient Program (IOP) at Advocate Christ Medical Center
  • Weekday coverage plus 1/4 weekend rounding

Aurora Health 
Together, we make healthy happen.

Now, as the 10th largest not-for-profit, integrated health system in the nation, Advocate Aurora Health’s combined strength and stability drives us forward. Our integrated delivery model allows our clinicians to offer state-of-the-art, top tier quality care throughout eastern Wisconsin and northern and central Illinois.
Our supportive staff and leadership are committed to an autonomous practice environment and continuously strive to be on the forefront of managing the changing healthcare landscape, advances in technology and innovative approaches to providing impeccable outcomes for our patients.
Whether you’re looking to practice in the heart of a dynamic city such as Chicago or Milwaukee, a multi-specialty clinic in the suburbs, or a charming small town, Advocate Aurora Health has an opportunity for you.

Community Commitment

  • Partnership with the Museum of Science and Industry to offer “Live…from the Heart” – a video conference-based cardiovascular education program for high school students
  • Support of South Suburban Public Action to Deliver Shelter
    (PADS) to address the health needs of the homeless
  • Sponsorship of community outreach health and diseaseprevention programs including health fairs and free health
    screenings, free medical clinics for under-served patients,
    support groups, homeless shelters and school-based
    health centers
  • Trains more than 2,500 emergency medical technicians, paramedics and other providers of emergency care each year through the Emergency Medical Services (EMS) Academy –one of the largest EMS training programs in Illinois
  • Regional Healthcare Coordination Center hospital for coordination of disaster communication/medical resources for seven-county area; involvement in emergency preparedness activities nationally and locally
  • Partnership with Cure Violence, a Chicago-based violence prevention outreach program

Advanced Technology

  • Robotic da Vinci® Surgical System
  • TruBeam Radiosurgery
  • MRI Caring Suites
  • Radiation Treatments: IMRT, IOERT, IGRT and Brachytherapy
  • Stryker Navigation Suite
  • Advanced linear accelerators
  • PET/CT
  • Nuclear medicine w/SPECT CT
  • Smart Room Technology
  • EP Lab with Stereotaxis
  • eICU (electronic intensive care unit) monitoring
  • Abiomed Ventricular Assist Device console
  • PACS (picture archiving and communication system)
  • Telemedicine
  • Simulation Center

Clinical Excellence

  • Recognized on Becker’s Hospital Review’s 100 Hospitals and
    Health Systems with Great Heart Programs
  • Offers outpatient services in one of the most advanced
    facilities in the Chicago area, providing easy access to a
    wide range of specialists and services in one convenient
    location. Parking garage with covered pedestrian skybridge
  • In 2016, the Cancer Institute’s cancer program granted
    three-year accreditation by the Commission on Cancer of
    the American College of Surgeons
  • One of the top hospitals nationally for ventricular assist
    device (VAD) surgeries and one of the first sites in the
    nation to achieve Joint Commission re-certification in the
    use of VADs
  • East Tower provides new Women and Infants Birthing
    Center and Lactation Center; additional medical and cardiac
    intensive care unit beds; Interfaith Chapel, Cafe 95 and
    parking garage with covered pedestrian skybridge.
  • Accredited by DNV GL Healthcare USA for implantation of specialized mechanical heart pumps (VADs)
  • Recognized as a Breast Imaging Center of Excellence by the American College of Radiology
  • Accredited by the National Accreditation Program for Breast Centers, a program of the American College of Surgeons
  • Recognized by the American College of Surgeons as an ACS NSQIP Meritorious Performing Hospital
  • In 2018, the Medical Intensive Care Unit received a threeyear Silver Beacon Award for Excellence in critical care by the American Association of Critical Care Nurses
  • Home of Gilda’s Club support for cancer patients and their families

About Advocate Christ Medical Group

Advocate Christ Medical Center in Oak Lawn, Ill., is a 749-bed premier teaching institution
with more than 1,500 physicians. Advocate Christ is one of the major referral hospitals in the
Midwest for a number of specialties, including cancer care; cardiovascular services; heart,
kidney and lung transplantation; neurosciences, orthopedics; and women’s health. The
medical center provides emergency care for more than 105,000 patient visits annually and
has one of the busiest Level I trauma centers in Illinois. Advocate Christ is part of Advocate
Aurora Health, the 10th largest not-for-profit, integrated health system in the United States.
We help people live well.


749 Beds 44,279 Inpatient Admissions
1,500 Physicians- 83 Specialties 2,300 Nurses 4,194 Deliveries- Birthing Center with all private labor & delivery and post-delivery suites
Oak Lawn's Largest Employer 6,000 Team Members Level III Neonatal Intensive Care Unit, the state's highest designation 
Trained 549 Residents, 788 Medical Students and 1,168 Nursing Students 365,004 Outpatient Visits
109,133 Emergency Visits Level I Trauma Center  26,299 Surgeries 


About Advocate Medical Group

Advocate Medical Group, Illinois’ largest medical group, provides unmatched access to primary care, specialty
services, medical imaging, comprehensive outpatient services and community-based medical practices throughout
Chicagoland and central Illinois. Physician-led and -governed, Advocate Medical Group is committed to building
lifelong relationships with patients by delivering the best health outcomes and highest-level of service through an
integrated approach to care and wellness.
Advocate Medical Group is part of Advocate Aurora Health, the 10th largest not-for-profit, integrated health system
in the United States. We help people live well.

At A Glance

More than 1,600 Physicians in newly 60 medical and surgical specialties and sub-specialties More than 250 Neighborhood locations with convenient office hours, offering easy access to care when you need it
600 Advanced Practice Clinicians, including physician assistants, nurse practitioners and nurse midwives 1.2 M unique patient visits and 3.0 M visits, overall, in 2017
Supports staff includes more than 5,300 nurses, other clinicians and administrative team members.   
  • Quality services and programs, including immediate care,
    imaging and lab testing
  • Nearly 800 primary care provider online profiles feature
    patient ratings and comments to help consumers make
    informed health care decisions
  • 650 providers feature InQuicker online self-scheduling
    that gives consumers a fast, convenient option for making
  • Nearly 300,000 users of MyAdvocate Patient Portal, the
    online resource that allows patients the freedom to manage
    their health care whenever they want, from wherever
    they are
  • Includes Advocate Children’s Medical Group, a dedicated
    team of 200 pediatricians and pediatric specialists and subspecialist across Chicago, the suburbs and central Illinois
  • Part of the Advocate Heart Institute, performing more heart
    procedures than any other hospital system in Chicago and
    offering more than 100 convenient locations
  • Operates more than 50 Advocate Clinic at Walgreens
    locations in Chicago area, offering convenient access to
    treatment for minor injuries and illness, and prevention
    and wellness services
  • Recently opened three large, multi-specialty outpatient
    centers in Chicago area (Des Plaines, Huntley, Chicago’s
    South Loop neighborhood), increasing accessibility to
    a broad spectrum of care and services under one roof
  • Manages numerous nationally recognized specialty center
    and clinics including the Adult Down Syndrome Center,
    Advocate Memory Center and Advocate CareCenters for
    clinically complex patients

About Aurora, IL

The city of Aurora, IL is the second largest city in Illinois.  Not only is it home to Chicago Premium Outlets, the ultimate shopping destination, but it is also the area's epicenter of live entertainment!  The historic Paramount Theatre provides world-class entertainment, including live dance, music and Broadway-caliber shows.  The picturesque 30-acre RiverEdge Park is open year-round and is host to an array of seasonal top-name concerts, festivals and cultural events.  Hollywood Casino Aurora is home to the largest poker venue in Illinois, along with headlining entertainment.  Mingled with its hub of arts, fabulous attractions, annual events and outdoor adventure, Aurora has it all.

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Contact: Jeanette Krimmer 
Phone: 414-389-2634
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