Neurology - General Neurologist

Location
Coatesville, Pennsylvania
Posted
Mar 03, 2020
Ref
2018-23240
Specialty
Neurology
Position Type
Permanent
Overview

Tower Health is an innovative, leading health system dedicated to advancing the health and transforming the lives of the people we serve through compassionate, accessible, high quality, cost-effective healthcare. Together, our seven hospitals and other entities provide a full range of medical care from prevention, screening and education; to the latest clinical services and surgeries available; to rehabilitation. We also offer wellness programs and public health services that ensure our communities are the healthiest they can be.

Across our system, you'll find many opportunities to build an outstanding career. With more than 14,000 team members, Tower Health offers 25 urgent care facilities and a connected network of 3,200 physicians, specialists, and providers across more than 230 convenient locations.

Drexel University and Tower Health have joined forces to add an additional location for the university's College of Medicine in West Reading, less than one mile from the Reading Hospital campus. This collaboration will bring undergraduate and graduate clinical education and research to a single campus. The new campus will be completed in time for the 2021-2022 academic year. When fully operational, the campus will train 200 medical school students. Most recently, Tower Health & Drexel University partnered to acquire St. Christopher's Hospital for Children in Philadelphia which adds the much-needed Pediatric acute care to the expanding health system. St. Christopher's provider care to more than 100,000 children annually. In addition, Tower Health, in cooperation with Drexel University, is ACGME approved to start a Neurology Residency Program in July 2022.

Job Summary

Due to extensive growth and community need, Brandywine Hospital, located in Coatesville, PA, is seeking a General Neurologist to join our very busy and growing Neurology practice. The ideal candidate must be comfortable with a wide range of neurological issues and have an interest in growing the Neurology practice. The Neurology practice currently consist of 2 Neurologists, 1 Nurse Practitioner with a strong supporting staff.

The Tower Health Neuroscience Center is a multi-subspecialty clinical service line addressing the needs in the 7 Tower Health hospitals in 4 counties of Southeast PA with a team of 25+ Neurologists and 8 Neurosurgeons. Tower Health will be starting a Neurology Residency Program in July 2022.

Neuroscience Awards and Recognition: H ealthgrades -
  • Neurosciences Excellence Award™ (2014-2020)
  • Stroke Care Excellence Award™ (2007-2020)
  • Top 5% in the Nation for Treatment of Stroke (2007-2020)
  • Top 10% in the Nation for Neurosciences (2014-2020)
  • Five-Star Recipient for Treatment of Stroke (2006-2020)

Located in Chester County, Pa., and a member of Tower Health, Brandywine Hospital is a nonprofit, 171-bed acute-care hospital with private rooms that has been providing high-quality, compassionate care in the community for more than 100 years. The hospital's key services include cardiology/cardiothoracic surgery, emergency medicine, orthopedics, behavioral health (adult, older adult), general and robotic surgery, specialized care for eating disorders, and outpatient services (radiology/women's imaging, laboratory, cardio-pulmonary, occupational, physical and speech therapy, primary care, and wound care). Fully accredited by The Joint Commission, Brandywine Hospital is also an accredited Chest Pain Center by the American Academy of Cardiology and the recipient of The Joint Commission's Gold Seal of Approval for excellence in acute myocardial infarction, hip replacement, knee replacement, stroke, and wound care.
  • Benefits & Perks:
  • Competitive Compensation Plan with a superb benefits package
  • Generous CME Allowance and Time
  • Top-Tier retirement programs
  • Loan Forgiveness Assistance Program
  • Malpractice Insurance with Tail Coverage
  • Relocation Assistance
  • H1B Visa Sponsorship Available ( We cannot currently support J1 visa waivers. )

Chester County, PA

Chester County is located in southeast Pennsylvania in the Philadelphia Metropolitan Area. Chester County was created by William Penn in 1682 as one of the three original counties of Pennsylvania. There are now 67 counties in Pennsylvania. There are also six county parks (Hibernia, Nottingham, Warwick, Springton Manor, Black Rock Sanctuary, and Wolf's Hollow).

Eastern Chester County is home to many communities that comprise part of the Main Line western suburbs outside of Philadelphia, while part of its southernmost portion is considered suburban Wilmington, along with southwest Delaware County.

Contact Name: Ken Nichols

Contact Email: kenneth.nichols@towerhealth.org

Contact Phone: 484-332-7500 (Call or Text)

Qualifications

Requirements:
  • MD or DO
  • BC/BE in Neurology
  • Licensed/eligible to practice medicine in Pennsylvania.

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