Published in the November 2016 issue of Today’s Hospitalist.
Advocate Medical Group
Based in: Chicago
Number of hospitalists: 70+; recruiting system-wide
Contact: Becky Bork, Rebecca.Bork@advocatehealth.com
Advocate Medical Group (AMG) is one of the leading physician-led medical groups in Chicago employing 1,600+ providers. As part of Advocate Health Care, AMG is supported by the largest fully integrated not-for-proﬁt health care delivery system in metropolitan Chicago and is recognized among the nation’s top ﬁve large health systems by Truven Analytics. Advocate is the largest health system in Illinois, has the largest emergency and level I trauma network in the state, and provides care at more than 300 sites, including 12 acute-care hospitals and the state’s largest integrated children’s network. Due to continued growth, Advocate is actively recruiting for all sites.
Services: Services vary by site, as hospital size ranges from approximately 200 to 600+ beds. Hospitalist responsibilities include primary care coverage, subspecialist consultation, teaching service, observation center coverage, preoperative evaluations and ED unassigned coverage. Each hospital has its own team and site lead physician.
Schedule and coverage: AMG Hospitalist Service provides a seven-on/seven-off schedule.
Compensation: AMG offers compensation competitive with the local market and includes an extensive beneﬁt package.
Local highlights: Advocate’s hospitals are located close to Chicago and surrounding suburbs. The metropolitan area offers music, theater, sports, an international airport, and a wide variety of social, cultural and educational opportunities.