M.D. or D.O. degree from an accredited institution
A valid Illinois Medical License or be able to obtain license prior to start ofemployment.
A valid Federal DEA license or be able to obtain license prior to start ofemployment
Board certification in Colon Rectal or on pathway leading to board certificationwithin five (5) years of the terminal training.
A valid Illinois Controlled Substance license or be able to obtain license prior to start of employment
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, ABILITIES, AND OTHER CHARACTERISTICS
Current knowledge and skill in the application of the principles and methods of colon rectal 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 toparticipate.
Demonstrate attention to detail, accuracy and precision in decisionmaking.
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 whenchallenged.
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 maintainingfiduciary responsibility to Cook County.