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Neurointensivist - 18-bed Neuro/Trauma ICU w/17-bed Neuro step down just opened in scenic Boise, ID

Saint Alphonsus
Boise, Idaho (US)
Generous and competitive
Closing date
May 14, 2023

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This new, exciting, variable-acuity Neuro and Trauma ICU position provides services for a full spectrum of complex, critically ill patients at the tertiary Saint Alphonsus Regional Medical Center (SARMC) – Boise. SARMC is the principal provider of advanced, innovative and interdisciplinary neurocritical care services within the region as part of a Level II ACS designated Trauma center and a designated TSE Comprehensive Stroke Center.

In March of 2023, we opened a new, state-of-the-art 18-bed Neuro/Trauma ICU with 17 Neuro Step Down beds. This unit bridges the latest in technology including a portable CT scanner, EEG monitoring, and overhead booms and lifts, with thoughtful touches to enhance the experience of those providing and receiving care. Enjoy breathtaking views of the Boise foothills, immense natural light, and local art featuring Idaho's spectacular outdoors. 

In this role you'll join Saint Alphonsus Medical Group, a physician-led, 500+-provider multispecialty group with a multi-disciplinary team approach to patient care.

Schedule: 182 ICU shifts per year, rotations of 7 days on, 7 days off, mix of days & nights

Support: Saint Alphonsus Regional Medical Center in Boise currently has 79 critical care beds including a 22-bed  Medical ICU, a 10 bed CVICU, and 10 bed CICU, and 35 beds in our variable-acuity Neuro/Trauma ICU (17 beds typically utilized for step-down). 

Generous Compensation and Benefits Package including sign-on incentives, student loan repayment, relocation, PTO & CME allocation, malpractice insurance (including tail), health/dental/vision, retirement with match, and more. 

Requirements: Requirements include neurocritical care fellowship training with a sincere desire to practice in a high acuity ICU setting, managing complex, critically ill neurological inpatients and fostering a collaborative relationship with other intensivists both pulmonary and surgical critical care. Immediate intermittent robotic telemedicine consultation to our other SAHS hospitals for inpatient support and ultimate growth opportunity to fully support our hub and spoke telestroke program.

•    Doctor of Medicine (MD) or Doctor of Osteopathy (DO) degree;
•    Successful completion of an accredited ACGME/AOA residency program in one of the following specialties: Neurology, Internal Medicine, Neurosurgery, Anesthesia, or Emergency Medicine; 
•    Successful completion of an accredited Neurocritical care fellowship program;
•    Obtain Idaho and Oregon medical licensure and granting of privileges at SARMC- Boise and other health system affiliated hospitals as needed; 
•    Valid controlled substance registration with Board of Pharmacy and DEA. 

Community: Boise, Meridian and Nampa, Idaho anchor this growing, mid-sized metropolitan area of 730,000 people.  An outdoor enthusiast’s paradise with a flourishing winery presence and arts and entertainment scene, the region offers a reasonable cost of living, low crime rate, excellent cultural programs, neighborhood parks and nearby forests and rivers. Idaho's culture of physician independence also makes it one of the best places in America to be a practicing physician. The Boise Metro Area is consistently listed as one of the best places in the country to live, work and play. Make Boise your home and outside of work you can spend your time skiing, hiking, golfing, or enjoying the shops and restaurants in our safe and vibrant downtown. 

Saint Alphonsus Health System is a growing four-hospital, 714-bed, 74 clinic integrated healthcare system serving southwestern Idaho, eastern Oregon and northern Nevada. Saint Alphonsus Health System is a member of Trinity Health, one of the largest Catholic not-for-profit health systems in the nation.  To learn more about Saint Alphonsus, please visit 

For more information contact Tiffanie Davis at or (208) 302-9126. 



Saint Alphonsus Health System has the region's most advanced Trauma Center (level II), which recognizes our dedication to providing the highest quality, most optimal care for all critically ill and injured patients. This distinction ensures we maintain the highest standards for chest pain, stroke, orthopedic and general surgery and emergency care. It also creates a foundation of medical excellence, innovation, and collaboration that makes the overall care all our patients receive throughout the region, that much better.


Saint Alphonsus is the leading provider of advanced, innovative and interdisciplinary neurological services, and was the region's first Joint Commission Accredited Advanced Primary Stroke Center. Saint Alphonsus neurologists and neurosurgeons have advanced training and experience to provide care for patients with complex neurologic conditions. Our collaborative team approach includes neurosurgeons, neuroradiologists, vascular surgeons, neurologists, neuropathologists, physiatrists, oncologists and neuro optometrists focused on delivering the best options and outcomes to patients.

With a stroke, time is of the essence. Our facility is a TSE Level 1 Comprehensive Stroke Center. Our team provides remote care and consults to stroke patients, through telemedicine services, at nearly all emergency departments throughout the region. We also excel in utilizing the latest technology to attack strokes such as biplane angiography, MRI/MRA, CT/CTA, CT perfusion, 4-vessel angiography, and interventional stroke and aneurysm procedures. Learn more about the region's most advanced neuroscience program.

In 2023, our new Neuro/Trauma ICU in Boise will open, adding 18 Neuro/Trauma ICU beds and 17 Neuro step down beds. The unit is licensed for variable acuity and brings together a collaborative team of fellowship-trained physicians and state-of the art technology and equipment including a Ceribell ®  Point-of-Care EEG and a Siemens Portable CT. 

Our Core Values

  • Reverence - We honor the sacredness and dignity of every person.
  • Commitment to Those Who are Poor - We stand with and serve those who are poor, especially those most vulnerable.
  • Safety - We embrace a culture that prevents harm and nurtures a healing, safe environment for all.
  • Justice - We foster right relationships to promote the common good, including sustainability of Earth.
  • Stewardship - We honor our heritage and hold ourselves accountable for the human, financial and natural resources entrusted to our care.
  • Integrity - We are faithful to who we say we are.

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