Attending Physician - Outpatient
at La Rabida Children's Hospital

Date Posted: 12/4/2019

Job Description

Who we are:

La Rabida Children’s Hospital is the only hospital of its kind in Chicago. We specialize in treatment of chronic illnesses, developmental disabilities, abuse and trauma.

La Rabida provides comprehensive, interdisciplinary health services to children across a continuum of care, serving as a model for family-centered care.

La Rabida is a very special place. Triumphs occur here. Children overcome odds and excel beyond hope. This is where those who serve gain more than they give. La Rabida offers rewarding job opportunities across a wide array of clinical, administrative and support service functions.

Our lakefront location is spectacular. If you’re ready to work for an organization where caring is a way of life, you’ve come to the right place.

Job Summary:


We are seeking a primary care pediatrician with a special interest in children with cerebral palsy and developmental disabilities.

  • Provide direct primary pediatric care in the outpatient setting to children with chronic illnesses and disabilities.
  • Utilizes knowledge, skill and expertise in pediatrics to provide ongoing primary care to children with chronic illnesses and disabilities.
  • Collaborate with the family, (patient, if appropriate) and the La Rabida team to provide high-quality family-centered primary care.
  • Clinical workload will consist of eight clinic sessions per week, one of which will be an evening and approximately eight Saturday morning clinics annually.

Job Requirements


What we need from you:

  • State of Illinois licensure or eligibility required.
  • Eligible for appointment to the La Rabida medical staff required.
  • DEA license required.
  • Board certified or eligible in Pediatrics required.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills required.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills required.
  • Bi-lingual Spanish preferred.

What you will receive:

•         Competitive Salary

•         Comprehensive Medical, Dental and Vision coverage

•         Life Insurance, Disability Insurance and Accident Insurance

•         Retirement Plan - plan for your future and life after La Rabida with our customized 403b plan with generous matching

•         Generous Paid Time Off (PTO) - we make sure employees have the time they need to recharge and be the best versions of themselves!

•         Tuition Reimbursement - looking to continue your education toward a Bachelor's or Master's Degree.

La Rabida Children’s Hospital is very proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer

Job Snapshot

About Us

La Rabida Children’s Hospital is the only is the only hospital of its kind in Chicago.  We specialize in treatment of chronic illnesses, developmental disabilities, abuse and trauma.  La Rabida provides comprehensive, interdisciplinary health services to children across a continuum of care, serving as a model for family-centered care.

La Rabida is a very special place.  Triumphs occur here. Children overcome odds and excel beyond hope. This is where those who serve gain more than they give. La Rabida offers rewarding job opportunities across a wide array of clinical, administrative and support service functions. We also offer psychology training programs in child clinical and pediatric psychology.

Our comprehensive employee benefits program is competitive. Our lakefront location is spectacular. We are an equal opportunity employer. We promote healthy eating and our facilities are smoke free.

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