It takes a village to create a comprehensive approach to patient-centered care & sustainable community health. Advocate Healthcare and Trinity United Church of Christ announce the Imani Village Project. Described by one of the founding members as a “Beacon of Prophetic African Centered Christianity”, Imani Village is a vibrant community development in an underserved market on Chicago’s south side.
Family Medicine Physicians are needed to staff a multi-disciplinary community health center complete with onsite imaging and immediate care services. These unique opportunities enable physicians to take a holistic approach in their delivery of care through the availability of key village resources such as:
Residential & retirement housing
Youth Development & Community Benefit Center
State of the art athletic, wellness & fitness center
Urban farm with robust gardens to supply a healthy Food Hub/Public Market
Practice primary care to its fullest by caring for patients of all ages; from prevention and wellness to chronic disease management and everything in between, physicians will find personal and professional satisfaction by partnering with a culturally diverse population. Our ideal candidate(s) will be:
Family medicine residency trained and board certified (or eligible if in residency training)
Have a strong commitment and mission to serve an underserved patient population in a healthcare desert
Employment is through Advocate Medical Group (AMG), a not for profit, physician-led and governed medical group committed to building lifelong relationships with patients by delivering the best health outcomes and highest level of service. AMG is comprised of approximately 1,600 physicians and 400 Advanced Practice Clinicians, making it the largest physician group in Illinois. AMG is part of Advocate Health Care, a fully integrated health care system with 12 hospitals representing more than 50 specialties. Advocate is paving the way as the first Accountable Care Organization developed in Chicago.
Both experienced physicians and new graduates are invited to apply. Please submit a curriculum vitae and cover letter to: Crystal Poppens, Physician Recruiter, Crystal.Poppens@advocatehealth.com or call 630-785-2774 to learn more. Competitive compensation and an extensive benefits package accompany these positions.
We encourage you to visit our websites for an introduction to Advocate Healthcare, Imani Village and Trinity United Church of Christ:
Advocate Medical Group offers physicians a dynamic practice environment with strong business systems in place to ensure that providers can focus on patient care while practice operations are expertly managed by a team of support staff. AMG is part of Advocate Health Care, a fully integrated health care system with 13 hospitals representing more than 50 specialties. Advocate is paving the way as th...e first Accountable Care Organization developed in Chicago. AMG is the largest physician group in Illinois and continues to grow and innovate.