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Chair Medicine

Req #:  161401
Facility:  Lutheran General Hospital
Department:  Management/Supervisory
City:  Park Ridge
Posting Budget Status:  Day
Shift Type:  Full Time - Permanent
Posting FTE:  0.8

Job Description

The Department Chair of Medicine is responsible for providing leadership and management for the Department of Medicine. The Chair works cooperatively and supportively with members of the medical staff, as well as all team members to support the work of the Department of Medicine and its members as they support the mission of the hospital, healthcare system and the community.  The Chair works cooperatively and supportively with the heads of other clinical and operational departments to ensure availability, quality and effective use of services.  The Chair works cooperatively and supportively with administration of the hospital, Medical Group and Advocate Physician Partners to ensure that the needs of the hospital, community, medical group and the physicians are met.



  1. Quality of Care and Patient Safety
  2. Patient Engagement and Loyalty
  3. Business Growth
  4. Regulatory Compliance
  5. Educational Program Supervision
  6. Physician & Advanced Practice Clinican Staffing
  7. Physician & Advanced Practice Clinician Engagement
  8. Administrative Duties
  9. Clinical Integration and APP (Advocate Physician Partners) Activities
  10. Advocate Medical Group Meetings and Communications
  11. Advocate Aurora Health Promotion and Support