Physician - Neurologist - Comprehensive Neurology
Company: Multicare Health Systems
Posted on: January 12, 2021
Physician - Neurologist - Comprehensive Neurology The MultiCare
Health System Neurology department is looking for a BE/BC Adult
Comprehensive Neurologist to join its thriving practice within the
South Puget Sound region. This opportunity offers excellent
departmental collegiality with sixteen Neurology providers, several
with subspecialty practices. Physicians affiliated with MultiCare
are recognized as being among the best healthcare providers in the
NW Region with an expansive primary care clinical network as well
as both adult and pediatric specialists providing easy access for
patient consultations right here in the community. Join a practice
with a blend of general neurology, dedicated hospital consult time,
and support in the subspecialty that you enjoy.
What we have to offer:
--- Competitive compensation package with performance bonuses.
--- Substantial benefits (medical, dental, vision, life, annual
leave, CME, retirement and malpractice insurance).
--- Desirable 1:10 for weekend call only, no stroke call and three
NeuroHospitalists covering M-Th and Friday until 5.
--- Opportunity for full time outpatient Comprehensive Neurology
--- Washington's largest community-based, locally governed health
--- "Most Wired" healthcare system 10 years in a row.
--- Named to Forbes "America's Best Employers".
--- Live in a PNW locale that offers breathtaking water, mountain
and forest views at every turn.
--- Easy drive to Seattle, Portland, SeaTac Airport, and Victoria,
BC by way of ferry.
What you will need:
--- Board certified/eligible in Neurology at time of
--- Fellowship training welcome.
--- Licensed in the state of WA by the time of employment.
--- DEA, NPI & prescriptive authority.
--- Current BLS for Healthcare Providers certification by the
American Heart Association.
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