Vascular / Stroke Neurologist

Location
Valhalla, NY
Posted
Apr 23, 2019
Ref
9106
Position Type
Permanent
Job Details:
Vascular/Stroke Neurologist Opportunity Valhalla, New York The Westchester Medical Center - Brain and Spine Institute is looking for a Board Certified/Eligible Neurologist with fellowship training in Vascular/Stroke Neurology to join our growing department. The successful applicant should be comfortable and proficient with all aspects of cerebrovascular disorders, acute ischemic stroke, and intracerebral hemorrhage. The candidate would be integral to the further expansion the rapidly growing stroke and neurointerventional services along with an evolving telestroke program for the Hudson Valley and Western Connecticut. Helicopter and mobile ICUs are part of the current comprehensive transport services. A strong interest in clinical care, teaching, research, and programmatic development are critical to this position. The Westchester Brain and Spine Institute is based at Westchester Medical Center, 35 minutes north of New York City. Westchester Medical Center Health Network is taking a regional approach to the health care needs of the Hudson Valley Region and has recently acquired or affiliated with four hospitals throughout the region, with the intention of integrating or supplementing the services offered at these other hospitals. Westchester Medical Center is the primary academic medical center for the region and the University Hospital of New York Medical College. ACGME accredited Neurosurgery, Neurology, and Radiology residency programs are based at WMC. This opportunity is within the New York City Suburbs and is offered with a highly competitive salary, comprehensive benefits, including professional liability insurance and an academic appointment with New York Medical College, if appropriate. Westchester County boasts excellent public and private schools with a vibrant higher education culture, as the home to several notable institutions such as Vassar College, Marist College, SUNY New Paltz, Bard College and the Culinary Institute of America, among others. About WMC: Westchester Medical Center, which is located 30 minutes north of New York City, is the Hudson Valley region's advanced medical care and referral hospital, serving more than 3.5 million people and the flagship member of the Westchester Medical Center Health Network. Each year, more than 120,000 patients receive care at Westchester Medical Center in every clinical specialty through our main hospital, our Maria Fareri Children's Hospital - the only all-specialty children's hospital in the region - and our Behavioral Health Center. With more than 900 attending physicians and 3,300 healthcare professionals, Westchester Medical Center delivers industry-leading advanced medical care in specialties and services ranging from heart, kidney and liver transplants and advanced endovascular procedures to high-risk obstetrics and gynecology. The Medical Center is also home to the region's most comprehensive cardiovascular program. We are a regional Level I Trauma and Burn Center with more than 40,000 emergency room visits per year. Our advancements extend across the entire medical facility, from the latest technology and life-saving procedures, to nationally recognized doctors, nurses and staff. Westchester Medical Center Advanced Physician Services is an equal opportunity employer.