Neonatologist - Rush Copley Medical Center
Faculty/Clinical Faculty | Rush Copley Medical Center | Pediatrics

The Department of Pediatrics, Division of Neonatology is seeking a full-time Neonatologist to join our clinical faculty at Rush Copley Medical Center located in Aurora, IL.

The Rush Copley Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) is a Level 3, 27-bed state-of-the-art unit. Using advanced technology, our team of expert providers, including neonatologists and specialty trained NICU nurses, deliver the highest level of care for critically ill infants. Rush Copley Medical Center offers the only level III NICU in the Fox Valley, with private rooms and bathrooms where parents can stay with their babies around the clock.

Applicants should be Board Certified or Board Eligible in Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine and qualified for a faculty appointment in Rush Medical College. Responsibilities include providing clinical care in the NICU and may include consultations.

Rush Copley is part of Rush University System for Health (RUSH), an academic health system whose mission is to improve the health of the individuals and the diverse communities it serves through the integration of outstanding patient care, education, research and community partnerships. The Rush system comprises Rush University Medical Center (including Rush University), Rush Copley Medical Center and Rush Oak Park Hospital, as well as numerous outpatient care facilities. Rush Copley Medical Center, located in Aurora, Illinois, has provided quality health care to the residents of greater Fox Valley for more than 130 years. The 210-bed hospital has received an A grade for safety 19 times by the The Leapfrog Group, earned Magnet accreditation from the American Nurses Credentialing Center and is proud to be a designated leader in LGBTQ Healthcare Equality by the Human Rights Campaign Foundation. With over 500 physicians on staff in more than 60 specialties, Rush Copley is the destination for excellence in health care with an academic connection to the Rush University System for Health. Rush University System for Health is an elite medical community recognized for excellence in patient care, medical discovery and clinical expertise. Offering a guaranteed salary, productivity and non-productivity incentives as well as a comprehensive benefits package that includes a group claim made malpractice insurance policy with no tail, CME reimbursement, medical, dental, life, vision and disability insurance, retirement plan, health care and dependent care spending accounts, child care discounts, tuition reimbursement, free fitness center membership and an employee assistance program. We are surrounded by excellent suburbs including Naperville, which ranked number one among the 228 cities rated for the Best Cities to Raise a Family in America and Cities with the Best Public Schools in America by  The area offers top-notch schools, shopping, dining and overall quality of life just 40 miles west of Chicago.. All three Rush University System for Health hospitals have earned the LGBTQ Healthcare Equality Leader designation in the Healthcare Equality Index.

Rush University Medical Center is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability or Protected Veteran status.

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