Only Work 2 Weeks/Month! 200K school loans! - Neurohospitalist in Southern Ohio

Southern Ohio Medical Center
Portsmouth, Ohio, United States
Competitive salary with additional compensation for experience
Closing date
Dec 18, 2023

Job Details


Looking for a Board Certified/Board Eligible Neurohospitalist to join our well established, hospital employed General Neurology practice.  7 days on/7 days off.  Telemedicine for acute stroke.  Providers in the practice include Augusto Juguilon, MD, Angela Rackley, MD, Laura Sova, NP, and Andy Stegman, PA.


2-year contract also includes:

  • Vacation:   29 paid days off (PTO.) Additional 5 PTO days when producing 75%tile wRVUs
  • CME/Books & Journals: 5 days PTO and up to $5000
  • Deferred compensation:  457b plan.  Defer compensation up to IRS limit of $22,500 year before taxes. No matching.
  • Retirement / Savings Plan: 403b plan. Defer compensation up to IRS limit of $22,500 year before taxes under age 50 and $26,000 for over age 50.  SOMC matches dollar for dollar up to 2% of base pay.
  • Moving Expense:   $10,000 paid to moving company
  • Malpractice Insurance Coverage:  in a claims made insurance, in an amount of $2,000,000, per claim/$6,000,000.
  • Health Insurance:  physician pays small premium, deducted from paycheck 
  • Liquidated Damages: 70 mile and 2 year non-compete clause or liquidated damages of one year salary
  • CERP (Pay for Call) Program:  Explained by VP of Finance
  • Bonus Incentives:  excellent bonus incentives up to 30% of salary
  • Medical School Loan Repayment:  repay up to $200,000 ($25,000 per year for each year of service commitment)
  • Residency Stipend: up to $25,000 (requires up to 2 year service commitment)
  • Sign on Bonus:  15% of base salary up to $100,000 (paid when contract signed and forgiven over 2-4 years)



  • Practice Location
  • Main Hospital located at 1805 27th Street Portsmouth, OH
  • 248 beds
  • Provide consults to all inpatient units within hospital


  • Work Schedule
  • 7 days on/7 days off



  • Call Schedule/CERP (if applicable)
  • 24/7 call during the week you are on, relatively light
  • Hospitalists and ER covering overnight except for rare emergencies
  • Eligible to earn additional compensation by joining our CERP (Pay for Call) Program



  • Case Load
  • Average volume 10 – 12 patients/day
  • 8 -10 new consults/day
  • When covering weekend, usually average 6-8 new consults/day.


  • Equipment
  • 2 Nicolet / Viasys / Carefusion digital EEG Machines – approximately 800-1000 tests per year
  • Nicolet / Viasys EMG Machine – over 300 per year
  • Ambulatory EEG available


  • Practice Expectations
  • Looking for a personable, hardworking, team player devoted to patient centered care
  • Work well with team and staff
  • Ability to build service line


About SOMC

Southern Oho Medical Center (SOMC) is a 248 bed regional medical center located in the beautiful valley of southern Ohio.  SOMC has something very unique.  We offer a state-of-the-art facility with the best technology – all while maintaining a small town atmosphere.

In our commitment to excellence SOMC holds the following top awards and accreditations: Magnet Recognition Status for Nursing Excellence (the only hospital in the region to hold this designation), Fortune's '100 Best Companies to Work For' 13 years and running and currently the #1 Company in Ohio, OSHA's VPP Safety Star, People Magazine's '50 Companies that Care,' and more.

The city of Portsmouth is a family-oriented community with a progressive school system, a local university, and a young physician population, which makes this an excellent place to practice and raise a family.  Located along the Ohio River, Portsmouth is one of the most picturesque regions in the state surrounded by rolling hills, lush hardwood forests, and scenic waterways.  Portsmouth is 2 hours south of Columbus and east of Cincinnati, with easy access to major metropolitan areas in the tri-state region.

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