Neurosurgeon - Spine Specialist
Location: , Kansas
Description: Saint Lukes Health System is hiring Neurosurgeon - Spine Specialist right now, this job will be settled in Kansas. Detailed specification about this job opportunity kindly read the description below. NEUROSURGEON
KANSAS CITY, MISSOURI
The nationally prominent Saint Lukeâs Neurosciences Institute is seeking a BC/BE neurosurgeon from a prestigious instituti! on specializing in spine management to join the comprehensive neurosciences program at Saint Lukeâs Hospital, a 600-bed, regional tertiary hospital located in the beautiful Country Club Plaza district in Kansas City. It is the flagship hospital of locally owned and operated Saint Lukeâs Health System which is comprised of 10 leading hospitals in the KC area.
Saint Lukeâs Neuroscience Institute has recruited and developed a team of exceptionally trained neurosurgeons with the goal of creating one of the finest neurosurgery groups in the country. You would be joining a hospital-employed four physician neurosurgery group, practicing with well-trained colleagues in the Neuroscience Institute in Neurology, Neuro-intervention, Neuroradiology, Neuro-Oncology, Epileptology, Neurorehabilitation, Psychiatry, Pain Management, Sleep Disorders and Neuro-Otology. Call is shared among the neurosurgeons which provides for a balanced lifestyle.
Over 80 regional hospi! tals refer cases for acute stroke intervention, and the interv! ention rate is the highest reported in the US. The hospital service is supported by Neuro Nurse Practitioners working 10 hour shifts Monday through Friday. Weekend coverage is planned. Code Neuro Nurses (neurocritical care trained) are the first responders to the emergency department for any neurological case. This is staffed 24/7.
Several of the neurosurgeons in the practice have subspecialty interests and have developed multidisciplinary programs to enhance the quality of the work. Academic opportunities are available to serve as principal investigator for clinical trials and actively produce abstracts, publications and presentations for peer reviewed publications or national/regional and national conferences. We have access to biostatisticians and a robust neurovascular database for investigator initiated research. Academic appointments are available at UMKC School of Medicine.
In 2013, the Neuroscience Institute relocated to a dedicated Saint Lukeâs ! Neurosciences Institute patient tower as a result of a $32 million expansion and renovation of the beautiful hospital campus located on the Country Club Plaza.
Kansas City (population 2 million) is known as the âCity of Fountainsâ and features professional sports, jazz, world class BBQ, beautiful lakes and parks and access to three of the top ranked public school districts in the U.S. It was recently voted as having one of the âKid Friendliestâ suburbs by USA TODAY.
Hospital employment package includes an excellent compensation and benefits plan. All inquiries will be kept CONFIDENTIAL. Visit our website: www.saintlukeshealthsystem.org.
Send CV or letters to:
Director, Physician Recruitment and Retention
Saint Lukeâs Health System
6750 Antioch Road, Suite 210
Overland Park, KS 66204
Phone: (913)384-8510 Fax: (913)384-8524
If you were eligible! to this job, please email us your resume, with salary requirements and! a resume to Saint Lukes Health System.
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This job will be opened on: Wed, 21 Aug 2013 23:00:12 GMT