Physician - Neurohospitalist

Vancouver, Washington
Oct 27, 2018
Position Type
PeaceHealth is seeking a neurohospitalist based in the Portland metropolitan area

Req ID: 167458

PeaceHealth Medical Group is seeking a neurohospitalist for the PeaceHealth Southwest Medical Center, located in Vancouver, Washington. You would be joining the largest and most established neurology practice in Vancouver, with a team of7 neurologists and a physician assistant that cover one hospital and one clinic!

The ideal candidate will be a BE/BC neurologist with neurovascular or neurocritical care expertise and experience working on a busy hospital service with a high stroke volume. EEG interpretation skills are also required.

Why you'll love the practice:
  • 100% inpatient with mix of stroke and general neurology
  • 14 shifts per month and shared call coverage with telestroke services
  • DNV-certified Primary Stroke Center that treats over 600 stroke cases annually
  • Comprehensive on-site neurosurgical, neurointerventional, and neuroradiology services
  • Full-time PA support for inpatient neurology service
  • Collegial multidisciplinary team and a new 32-bed dedicated neuroscience inpatient floor

Why you'll love Vancouver:
  • Vancouver is a robust, independent city with over 160,000 residents and is the largest suburb of Portland, Oregon.
  • Outdoor enthusiasts will enjoy quick access to the Pacific Ocean, Mount Hood, Mount St. Helens, and never-ending recreational activities of the Pacific Northwest. We are home to some of the world's best mountain biking and wind-surfing locales.
  • Nationally recognized farm-to-table cuisine, craft microbreweries, and gourmet coffeehouses will keep the most discerning food critic happy.
  • A thriving arts, theater, and music scene and our 26 colleges and universities attract renowned authors, performers, and speakers.
  • There is no Washington State personal income tax.

Hospital and Group Highlights:
  • PeaceHealth Southwest Medical Center is a 450-bed hospital with a Level II trauma center. The Emergency Department is the busiest in Southwest Washington, caring for over 76,000 patients yearly.
  • State-of-the-art 14-bed inpatient rehabilitation floor provides intensive therapy services.
  • Our integrated physician-led medical group has 600 active medical providers with most specialty services represented.

Benefits of working for PeaceHealth:
  • EPIC health records
  • Competitive compensation plus signing bonus and relocation assistance
  • CME reimbursement
  • Fully paid malpractice insurance
  • Exceptional health coverage options and retirement plans
  • Educational loan reimbursement (to those who qualify)
  • Employee Wellness Program with FitBit allowance and up to $400 in incentives for healthy lifestyle

If you are interested in this career opportunity, please contact Seth A Lidren .

Phone: 360-729-2011


About PeaceHealth

PeaceHealth, based in Vancouver, Wash., is a not-for-profit Catholic health system offering care to communities in Washington, Oregon, and Alaska. PeaceHealth has approximately 16,000 caregivers, a multi-specialty medical group practice with more than 900 providers and 10 medical centers serving both urban and rural communities throughout the Northwest. In 1890, the Sisters of St. Joseph of Peace founded what has become PeaceHealth. Today, PeaceHealth is the legacy of the founding Sisters and continues with a spirit of respect, stewardship, collaboration and social justice in fulfilling its Mission.

To learn more about working at PeaceHealth and the Vancouver community, along with our benefits offered , please visit our homepage .

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PeaceHealth is committed to providing equal employment opportunities to all qualified job applicants and employees without regard to the following statuses: protected veteran; qualified individual with a disability; race; ethnicity; religion; gender; pregnancy; gender identity; national origin; age; genetic information; sexual orientation; or any other protected status in accordance with local, state, or federal laws.

The above information is intended to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by this position. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities, and qualifications required of caregivers assigned to this job.

Location: Vancouver , Southwest Medical Center (150)
Job Category: Physician & Advanced Practice Clinician
Shift: Variable
FTE: 1.0
Work Type: Full Time

Posting Notes: Vancouver || Physician & Advanced Practice Clinician || Physicians || Full Time || SPECIALTY SVCS


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