Clinical Neuropsychologist – Memory Center

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The Advocate Memory Center is seeking a Clinical Neuropsychologist to join their team. The Memory Center is a part of Advocate Medical Group (AMG) which is a division of Advocate Aurora Health System, the 10th largest not-for profit integrated health care system in the United States.

 

The Advocate Memory Center utilizes a multidisciplinary and compassionate approach to treating Alzheimer’s disease and other forms of dementia, with a dedication to patient-centered care, family support and research. The Center has considerable philanthropic and administrative support to expand its operations over the next few years.

 

The neuropsychologist will be responsible for conducting clinical and research neuropsychological evaluations in an outpatient setting. This position will also involve teaching and community outreach activities.

 

Overall job functions will include:

·        Conducting comprehensive neuropsychological patient evaluations

·        Providing patient/family counseling, behavior programs and support

·        Collaborating with Memory Center care team to develop patient treatment plan

·        Participating in clinical research trials

·        Providing clinical training, clinician education and community outreach

 

Position Requirements include Ph.D. or Psy. D. in Clinical Psychology. Successful completion of an APA approved internship in Neuropsychology and/or an APA approved post-doctoral fellowship in Neuropsychology. Board Certified in Clinical Neuropsychology or attainment of board certification within 5 years of hire. Eligibility to obtain and maintain an active Illinois license. Applicants should have significant experience assessing patients with Alzheimer’s disease and other types of dementia. Experience with clinical research is desirable, but not a requirement for applying.

 

About Advocate Medical Group

Integrated approach. Convenient locations. Lifelong relationships.
Advocate Medical Group (AMG) is a physician-led and governed medical group committed to delivering the best health outcomes. The group is comprised of approximately 1,500 physicians and 500 Advanced Practice Clinicians.

 

Why Join Advocate Medical Group

Advocate Medical Group offers healthcare providers a dynamic practice environment with strong business systems in place to ensure that group members can focus on patient care while practice operations are expertly managed by a team of support staff.

To apply for this job email your details to angela.chavez@advocatehealth.com