A large and well-established private practice in the Midwest is seeking a spine-focused neurosurgeon to join their practice. The new neurosurgeon will work at a community hospital in the city and will partner with three neurosurgeons who are well established in the community. This is a busy clinical position with access to research and quality outcomes registry.
This hospital is the flagship of the health system. The health system includes not only the healthcare facilities, but other entities which support the healthcare ministry such as multi-state home health division, durable medical equipment, construction division and multiple joint ventures. This is a 300-bed hospital Level III trauma center. Call will be 1 in 4 and this is not considered a heavy trauma position. Block OR time is available and OR's are equipped with an O-Arm, C-Arm, CT, MRI, Navigation.
The hospital is committed to building a cranial and stroke program to compete with the hospitals in its south side market area. The group is looking to attract someone who will lead, grow and recruit during their career with them.
The group has a Research Director with a staff of 6 research coordinators, 2 database technicians, 1 medical editor & 1 medical illustrator. This team expands to wherever the group practices and with the interest of its physicians. The group has entered into a PSA agreement with the hospital and the position comes with a competitive guaranteed base salary plus incentives based on quality metrics. There is also an RVU based incentive. Each neurosurgeon will have their own PA or NP assigned to them who assist in clinic and surgery.
• Joining well-established private practice
• Call schedule of 1 in 4
• Block OR time
• Spine focused position with ability to see deformity cases if interested
• APP assigned to neurosurgeon
• Not a heavy trauma position
• OR equipment to include:
MRI: 750w GEM (3) 2014, 450w GEM (1.5) 2010, HD23 (1.5) 2004
CT: #1-2004, #2 – 2015, ED CT - 2017
Image Guided Navigation Equipment: Medtronic
O-Arm: #1- placed in service 6/17, #2-placed in service 7/19 (both Medtronic)
C-Arm: #2-placed in service 5/11, #4- placed in service 5/06, #5-placed in service 4/06, #6-placed in in service 5/09, #7 placed in service 1/11 (all OEC 9900)
Access to large metropolitan area
No or low trauma call
Research support available
Well organized and managed practice