- M.D. or D.O. degree from an accredited medical college or university
- Licensed as a physician in the State of Illinois
- Board Certified in the relevant specialty of Oral Maxillofacial or must be in a pathway leading to certification within 5 years of terminal training
- Successful completion of an Oral Maxillofacial Surgery Fellowship in Head and Neck Oncology, Microsurgery, or Orthognathic Surgery
- Must possess a valid Illinois Controlled Substance License
- Must possess a valid Federal Drug Enforcement Administration License
Knowledge, Skills, Abilities and Other Characteristics
- Current knowledge and skill in the application of the principles and methods of oral maxillofacial surgery to ensure quality and standards of care
- Knowledge of the principles and practices of medical research to help implement clinical protocols/internal research
- Knowledge of the principles and methods of training medical staff to ensure standards of care
- Skill to analyze data/information accurately in order to determine and implement an effective and appropriate course of action
- Skill to prepare written documents to provide information and/or direction to staff and others
- Skill to communicate effectively in order to exchange and/or provide information and/or direction to staff and others
- Demonstrate the ability to follow department specific work rules, hospital and personnel rules
- Ability to meet requirements of on call schedule if requested to participate
- Demonstrate attention to detail, accuracy and precision in decision making
- Ability to adhere to department policies and standards utilizing best practices and the appropriate use of the electronic health record (EHR)
- Ability to maintain a professional demeanor and composure when challenged
- Ability to follow hospital protocol when exposed to noise, chemicals, disease, blood borne pathogens, patient violence and procedural injuries
- Ability to work flexible hours including weekends, evenings and holidays as needed
- Must be able to travel to work sites throughout Cook County
- Ability to meet department and divisional productivity thresholds
- Ability to meet appropriate confidentiality standards for protected health information (PHI)
- Ability to provide appropriate patient care while maintaining fiduciary responsibility to Cook County
When applying for employment with the Cook County Health & Hospitals System, preference is given to honorably discharged Veterans who have served in the Armed Forces of the United States for not less than 6 months of continuous service.
To take advantage of this preference a Veteran must:
Meet the minimum qualifications for the position.
Identify self as a Veteran on the employment application by answering yes to the question by answering yes to the question, Are you a Military Veteran?
Attach a copy of their DD 214, DD 215 or NGB 22 (Notice of Separation at time of application filing. Please note: If you have multiple DD214s, 215s, or NGB 22S, Please submit the one with the latest date. Coast Guard must submit a certified copy of the military separation from either the Department of Transportation (Before 9/11) or the Department of Homeland Security (After 9/11).
Discharge papers must list and Honorable Discharge Status. Discharge papers not listing an Honorable Discharge Status are not acceptable
A copy of a valid State ID Card or Driver's License which identifies the holder of the ID as a Veteran, may also be attached to the application at time of filing.
If items are not attached, you will not be eligible for Veteran Preference
VETERANS MUST PROVIDE ORIGINAL APPLICABLE DISCHARGE PAPERS OR APPLICABLE STATE ID CARD OR DRIVER'S LICENSE AT TIME OF INTERVIEW.
- Medical, Dental, and Vision Coverage
- Basic Term Life Insurance
- Pension Plan
- Deferred Compensation Program
- Paid Holidays, Vacation, and Sick Time
- You may also qualify for the Public Service Loan Forgiveness Program (PSLF)
For further information on our excellent benefits package, please click on the following link: http://www.cookcountyrisk.com/
MUST MEET ALL REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS AT TIME OF APPLICATION FILING.
Degrees awarded outside of the United States with the exception of those awarded in one of the United States' territories and Canada must be credentialed by an approved U.S. credential evaluation service belonging to the National Association of Credential Evaluation Services (NACES) or the Association of International Credential Evaluators (AICE). Original credentialing documents must be presented at time of interview.
Must successfully meet the credentialing standards established by the Cook County Health and Hospitals System to include a State of Illinois MD license and any other license, certification, or specialized training, etc. no later than two (2) weeks prior to the candidate's start date
COOK COUNTY GOVERNMENT IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER