Physician - Neurohospitalist (220493)

Employer
Hennepin Healthcare
Location
Minneapolis, Minnesota
Salary
Negotiable
Closing date
Oct 6, 2022

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Hennepin Healthcare is an integrated system of care that includes HCMC, a nationally recognized Level I Adult and Pediatric Trauma Center and acute care hospital. The comprehensive healthcare system includes a 484 bed academic medical center, a large outpatient Clinic & Specialty Center, and a network of primary and specialty care clinics in Minneapolis and in suburban communities. Hennepin Healthcare has a large psychiatric program, and operates a research institute and philanthropic foundation. We are deeply committed to our mission of partnering with our community, patients, and families to ensure access to outstanding care for everyone! We are also very proud to play an integral part in training the next generation of healthcare providers.

Hennepin Healthcare seeks a BC/BE Neurohospitalist to join the Department of Neurology.  

This is a Full-Time (24/7, 7 days on/7 days off work schedule) position covering inpatient stroke and general neurology (estimated 15 to 20 patients/day). This is a consult only service, including consults in the intensive care unit, general medical floor, and the emergency room. The Neurohospitalist position will diagnose and treat conditions and diseases involving the central and peripheral nervous system, including biochemical and electrical abnormalities in the brain, spinal cord, and other nerves; to treat patients living with paralysis, muscle weakness, ataxia, seizures/epilepsy, confusion, strokes, and other brain diseases caused by blood clots or hemorrhage, with particular focus on the processes and systems of health care delivery to inpatients. There are no neurocritical care or endovascular care responsibilities. The role incorporates a teaching service with multiple trainees, so Attending will be responsible for all patients and oversight of trainees.  No procedures required (however, there may be periodic lumbar punctures).  The position will require limited outpatient clinic services.

Hours are M-F (8 am-6 pm) in the hospital and on-call (pager) after hours and weekends 8 am to the end of rounds, and pager call thereafter. One week call is considered 7 am Monday to 7 am the following Monday.

Our providers work closely with learners throughout the hospital. Physicians are expected to take an active role in teaching fellows, residents, and medical students through direct patient care and formal/informal lectures.

QUALIFICATIONS

Minimum Education / Work Experience

  • Must possess a current unrestricted license to practice Medicine in the State of Minnesota or be eligible for licensure
  • Board Certified or Board Eligible in Neurology
  • If Board Eligible, must be Board Certified within 4 years from the date of completion of the applicable residency, fellowship or training program

May be requested to have or be eligible for an academic appointment at the University of Minnesota

Positions at Hennepin Healthcare are credentialed through the Office of the Medical Staff in accordance with its policies. 

Note: As a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization, Hennepin Healthcare is a qualifying employer for the Public Service Loan Forgiveness program.   

You've made the right choice in considering Hennepin Healthcare for your employment. We offer a wealth of opportunities for individuals who want to make an impact in our patients' lives. We are dedicated to providing Equal Employment Opportunities to both current and prospective employees. We are driven to connect talented individuals with life-changing career opportunities, enabling you to provide exceptional care without exception. Thank you for considering Hennepin Healthcare as a future employer.  

Please Note:  Offers of employment from Hennepin Healthcare are conditional and contingent upon successful clearance of all background checks and pre-employment requirements.

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