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Anesthesiologist Physician for New Lenox, IL (Perm)

New Lenox, IL 60451

Specialty: Anesthesiology, Doctor of Osteopathic, Medical Doctor, Physician (MD or DO) Job Number: 5190

Job Description

Silver Cross Hospital and Allied Anesthesia Associates are seeking a Board Certified Anesthesiologist to add to their practice of 13 MD's and over 20 CRNA's!

Job Description:
  • Turnover rate - very low
  • General structure of the team - MD/CRNA care model
  • Open for full-time permanent positions with weekend coverage
  • Shift times are variable with a potential for call
  • How often is the weekend schedule?  The call is 24 hours and there is an incentive attached to it.  Approximately 2-3 calls a month.
  • Spinals and epidurals can be done by CRNAs, all nerve blocks are done by MDs. 
  • Pre-ops are mostly done by the MDs unless it’s a MAC case where the CRNAs can do it.
  • Trauma level II
  • 10 ORs
  • Patient age demographic: pediatric, adolescent, adult, geriatric
  • Required procedures: General surgical cases, IV regional anesthesia, spinal anesthesia, epidural anesthesia, regional anesthesia, OB cases, neurosurgical cases
  • EMR:  Cerner
  • Open to new graduates
  • Not accepting visa candidates
  • Not accepting Locums candidates
Compensation and Benefits:
  • Competitive salary that recognizes high performance, knowledge and career experiences.  Provider may submit salary expectations with presentation.
  • Potential for sign-on bonus
  • Medical Insurance – Your choice of Blue Cross Blue Shield (BCBS) PPO and HMO Plans
  • Dental Insurance – Your choice of MetLife PPO or BCBS DMO
  • Vision Insurance – Through VSP Vision Care
  • Free Employee Wellness Program with Cash Incentives and Prizes
  • Tuition Reimbursement – For accredited Colleges and Courses
  • Scholarships and Grants – For Continuing Education for Employees and their Children
  • Free Continuing Education Opportunities – For Nurses, Physicians and Allied Health Professionals
  • Process Improvement Lean Training – Join a Community of Problem-Solvers
  • Retirement Savings Plan – 401k with up to 6% Employer Match through Fidelity
  • Disability Income Protection Plan – Short and Long Term Disability
  • Life Insurance Plans & Will Preparation
  • AFLAC – For Cancer, Disability and Critical Illness
  • Healthcare Associates Credit Union
  • Paid Time Off (PTO)
  • Paid Sick Time Off
  • Health and/or Dependent Care Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Flexible Spending Account
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Employee Assistance Fund
  • Employee Activities – Including annual Family Outing to Bengtson’s Pumpkin Farm
  • Employee Discounts for On-Campus Dining
  • Free Parking and Shuttle Service
  • Board Certified in Anesthesiology
  • IL license (or willing to obtain) 
  • DEA and CSR (or willing to obtain)
  • BLS, ACLS, and PALS (or willing to obtain) 
  • COVID and Flu Vaccinations 
  • US Trained and Boarded (note in "Additional Submission Requirements" field) 
  • ACLS
  • BLS
  • Board Certified
  • Controlled Substance (CSR/CDS)
  • DEA
  • PALS
  • Illinois
  • COVID and Flu Vaccinations, US Trained and Boarded
ABOUT THE FACILITY About Silver Cross Hospital:
Silver Cross Hospital is an independent, not-for-profit regional medical center serving Chicago’s southwest suburban communities since 1895. With over 4,500 employees, physicians and volunteers, Silver Cross operates a 348-bed acute care hospital in New Lenox, IL and 12 satellite facilities providing outpatient services and physician offices. Silver Cross is located roughly 35 miles southwest of Chicago, in Will County, one of the fastest growing counties in the nation and serves a diverse population of more than 800,000 residents. Silver Cross is a growing and forward-thinking place to practice medicine and developed some of the best partnerships in the country. The campus hosts offices and clinics from the University of Chicago Cancer Center, Lurie Children’s Hospital, Shirley Ryan Ability Lab, University of Chicago for Neuroscience and Rush Medicine for Thoracic Surgery. Through these outstanding partnerships, patients do not have to travel long distances to receive extraordinary care from our medical partners.

• 13 Operating Rooms
• 5 Interventional Labs
• Level II Trauma Center
• 24/7 Stroke Care
• Freestanding Emergency Center
• Urgent Care
• Ambulatory Surgery Center
• Endoscopy Center
• 110-bed mental health hospital

Award-Winning Care

At Silver Cross, we pride ourselves on delivering unrivaled care to every patient, every time. As a result, our focus on safety, quality and patient experience has earned us numerous national awards over the years. Silver Cross has been recognized as a Merative 100 Top Hospitals National Award winner 10 times and honored with an “A” Hospital Safety Grade by The Leapfrog Group 16 consecutive times.

Hospital Accreditations & Awards:
  • Fortune/Merative Top 100 Hospitals – 10th time 
  • "Straight A's" Hospital Safety Score from the Leapfrog Group (2015-2022)
  • Excellence in Patient Experience from NRC Health
  • Newsweek World’s Best Hospitals
  • Top Workplaces in Will County
  • Joint Commission's Gold Seal of Approval
  • Multiple Blue Distinctions
  • Center of Excellence
  • Home Care Elite
  • Primary Stroke Center

About the Community:

Just 40 minutes from Downtown Chicago! Very easy commute if you're living downtown. Enjoy all the city has to offer including lake front activities, museums and theater steps away from your home. Not to mention great shopping on the magnificent mile! You will have a reverse commute to work.

Have the best of both worlds as you are close enough to downtown to take advantage of the lake front activities, museums, restaurants and night life. You are also close enough to live in a quiet suburban neighborhood that offers large backyards and boasts some of the best (Blue Ribbon) school districts in Illinois. Enjoy all of the amenities that the opulent suburb has to offer; along with great direct access to the city.

Meet Your Recruiter

Lisa Kaiser
Senior Recruiter

Lisa joined Wapiti Medical Staffing as a Recruiter in February 2022. Prior to coming to Wapiti, Lisa spent over 21 years in Retail Pharmacy in multiple roles including Manager, CPhT and Compliance Officer. Some of her accolades include Diabetic Lifestyle Coach, Orthotic Shoe Fitter and ACHC Accreditation Specialist. Lisa was also the recipient of Pharmacy Technician of the Year Award by the South Dakota Board of Pharmacy.

Lisa is a mother of two adult children, Eric and Brooke, whom she is incredibly proud of. In her spare time, she enjoys DIY projects, drawing and painting, traveling both domestically and internationally, cooking, gardening and experiencing new adventures so she can continue to check things off her bucket list.

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About New Lenox, IL

Begin your career journey in beautiful New Lenox, Illinois! Nestled in the heart of Will County, this vibrant area offers a perfect blend of small-town charm and big-city opportunities. With close proximity to Chicago, you can enjoy the best of both worlds – a thriving job market and a community-focused lifestyle. Explore job opportunities in this area surrounded by picturesque parks such as Hickory Creek Preserve and the historic Irons Oaks Environmental Learning Center. Indulge in local delicacies like Chicago-style deep-dish pizza or catch a game at Guaranteed Rate Field, home of the Chicago White Sox. Don't miss the chance to visit the nearby Art Institute of Chicago or take in a show at the stunning Cadillac Palace Theatre. Join us in New Lenox and unlock the doors to a fulfilling career and a vibrant community to call home.

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Credentialing Timelines

  • ACLS: Advanced Cardiac Life Support
  • ATLS: Advanced Trauma Life Support
  • BLS: Basic Life Support
  • CALS: Comprehensive Advanced Life Support
  • NRP: Neonatal Resuscitation Program
  • PALS: Pediatric Advanced Life Support