Neurologist needed in Augusta, GA, home of the Masters (SA197470)
Macon, Georgia, United States
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Job Summary

Occupation Physician
Specialty Neurology
Degree Required MD/DO
Position Type Permanent/Full-Time
Work Environment Ambulatory Surgery Center (ASC) Academic/Training Program Hospital Clinic/Private Practice
Location Augusta, Georgia, United States
Visa Sponsorship No

Job Description

Last Update: 11/23/22

This east Georgia medical center is seeking a board certified/board eligible Neurologist to join an employed practice. This salaried physician will receive a competitive salary based on MGMA guidelines, full employee benefits (including profit sharing, relocation expenses and educational loan assistance), as well as, office setup and support from the administrative management team.

Role: To participate in the caring for patients with neurological conditions at the 581-bed community facility, specializing in adult care across two campuses and one outpatient clinic site.

Staffing Design: Currently there are three neurologists supported by one physician extender. Our current growth is indicative of presenting the need for an additional physician extender.

Role and Responsibility: The Neurologist supporting Inpatient and Outpatient will be the following:

  • Evaluation, diagnosis and medical treatment of patients with disorders of the

central and peripheral nervous system.

  • Electroencephalography and Evoked Potential Studies
  • Lumbar Punctures
  • Electromyography
  • Neurosonography
  • Injection of botox for movement disorders
  • Moderate Sedation
  • Stoke Intervention Care
  • Neuro Telemedicine

Qualifications:

  • Graduate of an accredited school of medicine
  • Fellowship and MUST BE Board Certification in Neurology
  • Acute Stroke Management, preferred
  • Neuro telemedicine

Compensation: Competitive MGMA based compensation package. Benefit Package:

Current contracts include: Insurance; Group plan options for medical/dental/vision/disability/life. Liability insurance for professional practice provided.

Retirement planning: 403(b) retirement account along with a 457 retirement vehicle available for tax deferred retirement planning.

Allowances for CME, professional membership, publications, and recertification preparation provided.

Since 1999, the medical center has been named the Consumer Choice Award winner for overall quality and image. The Consumer Choice Award is based on an independent survey of consumers conducted by National Research Corporation to recognize the most preferred hospitals in metropolitan areas across the country. This distinction places the medical center in an elite group of hospitals nationwide.

Augusta–Richmond County is a consolidated city-county municipality, located at the fall line of the Savannah River. According to 2012 US Census estimates, the Augusta-Richmond County population was 197,872. Augusta is the principal city of the Augusta-Richmond County Metropolitan Statistical Area, which as of 2012 had an estimated population of 580,270, making it the third-largest city and the second-largest metro area in the state after Atlanta. It is the 116th-largest city in the United States. Internationally, Augusta is best known for hosting The Masters golf tournament each spring.

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