Fully Integrated Healthcare System Hiring a General Neurosurgeon

A fully integrated healthcare system with state-of-the-art facilities and serving Chicago’s Southwest suburbs and East Central Illinois is hiring a general neurosurgeon for its community hospital. The new neurosurgeon will be replacing a neurosurgeon that is moving to be closer to family. The 300 bed hospital is a Level II Trauma Center. This is a general neurosurgery position with support available for cranial and other subspecialty interests. The new neurosurgeon will join the Medical Director of the Neurosciences Institute as well as another neurosurgeon. He is eager to mentor new grads, and experienced candidates are invited to apply as well.

Join a nationally-recognized hospital with a great reputation in the community and a strong network of primary care and specialty providers. The hospital is consistently recognized as a "Great Place to Work" in Healthcare by Becker’s Hospital Review and is top ranked top in the nation for performance in neurosurgery, orthopedics and heart surgery. The hospital is a Truven 100 Top Hospital for 7 years and Magnet recognized. Predicted need for neurological services to increase by 65% in the next 5 years and there is no orthopedic spine competition. Benefit from walk in volume, a robust referral base, a supportive administration, and a collegial environment.

Practice Highlights:
* 1:4 Call; PAs take first call
* Candidates with cranial interests can see up to 40% cranial cases
* Strong referral base; neurosurgeon is booked more than a month out
*150+ cases the first year with 250+ long term
* Comprehensive Neurosciences Plan in place providing a continued growth strategy
* Teaching opportunities with medical students and PA students
* Collaboration with Rush University Medical Center Neurosurgery Department
* Advanced technology including Pentero Microscope (and 2020 budget allows for a Zeiss Kinevo Microscope), Brainlab Navigation Treatment Guidance, Airo Intraoperative CT Scanner, TrueBeam STxRadiosurgery for Brain and Spine Tumors, Intraoperative Neuromonitoring, OSi Surgical table, and 2020 budget allows for a Neurosurgical Robotic Platform
* Comprehensive and highly competitive compensation package

Area Highlights:
* One hour from Chicago and its world-class amenities
* Rich in refreshing outdoor attractions, including a beautiful river for fishing, canoeing, and kayaking, a state park with forested acres offering hiking, fishing, hunting and camping options, and numerous woodland, farm park and riverfront trails throughout the area
* Fantastic school districts, family activities, outdoor concert series, art walks, festivals, and farmers markets
* Plethora of local restaurants, bars, breweries and wineries
* Rich historic heritage on display with an abundance of antiques shops and a downtown area profuse in historic architecture
* Lower than average cost of living
Access to large metropolitan areaAccess to large metropolitan area
Excellent schools nearbyExcellent schools nearby
Near lakes and gorgeous natural areasNear lakes and gorgeous natural areas
Well organized and managed practiceWell organized and managed practice

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Position #3382-1
Specialty: Neurosurgery
Subspecialty: General Neurosurgery, Neurosurgical Oncology/Skull Base
Region: Midwest Region

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