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Neurology Physician (1275266)

Merritt Hawkins

Last Updated: 2/16/19

Job Description

Job Description & Requirements
Neurology Physician in New Jersey
StartDate: ASAP Available Shifts: Mon-Fri Pay Rate: $300000.00 - 325000.00

Merritt Hawkins has been tasked with the recruitment of two neurologists to work at this medical center in New Jersey. The purpose of this search is to replace a private group that the hospital is no longer affiliated with. 
 
The incoming physician will join a group of three employed neurologists that are currently working out of a multi-specialty clinic providing outpatient services and inpatient consults.

  • The first neurologist specializes in Neuromuscular/Stroke and has 14 years of experience
  • The second neurologist specializes in Epilepsy and has 15 years of experience
  • The third is a General Neurologist and has 8 years of experience
The two incoming Neurologist will join this team of exceptional Neurologists to create a new 5 physician neurology group employed by the health system  The group will share week-end and week day call which will be 1:5. 
 
The two new neurologists will primarily be conducting outpatient neurology services. The schedule will consist of 4 to 5 days per week providing outpatient services, also assisting in the hospital with an average of one to two inpatient consults per day.  The two incoming Neurologists will provide general neurology services, but are encouraged to develop an outpatient practice related to their fellowship training. The medical center has an Advanced Practitioner that specializes in Neurology and rounds on the patients during the day at the hospital. 
 
This medical center in paterson is a comprehensive stroke and Level II trauma center; They employ a Tele-Neurology group that provides Tele-stroke services. The hospitalists and all of the nurses are trained and experienced with TPA procedures. The Neurologists are not required to go to the hospital while on call to conduct TPA services.
 
There is an academic appointment associated with this job and the incoming Neurologists will teach residents and medical students.  They currently use Cerner EMR and are in the process of upgrading across the system (ER, inpatient, ARU/sub-acute, outpatient therapies, clinics and VHS) to Cerner Millennium with Dragon voice recognition. 
 
 

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About the Company
Merritt Hawkins, an AMN Healthcare company, is a permanent physician placement service that fills more physician jobs than any other firm. In addition to being the nation’s leader in physician employment search and consulting services, Merritt Hawkins also recruits and places select allied health professionals. AMN Healthcare is an EEO/AA/Disability/Protected Veteran Employer.  We encourage minority and female applicants to apply.



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Company Details


Merritt Hawkins

Coppell, Texas, United States

Industry Leading Physician Recruiters Merritt Hawkins & Associates is the nation's premier permanent physician search and consulting firm. As the industry leader, our mission is to create enduring permanent matches between healthcare organizations and providers seeking to enhance their professional and personal lives. We also place allied health professionals in select disciplines.