Physician - Stroke Neurologist

    Wellstar Health System, Inc.
    677 Church Street, Marietta, GA 30060
    Full-time

    Job Description

    Overview

    At Wellstar, our patients are the center of everything we do. Nationally ranked and locally recognized for our high-quality care, inclusive culture, and exceptional doctors and caregivers, Wellstar Health system is one of the largest and one of the most integrated healthcare systems in Georgia. Our state-of-the-art facilities include 11 hospitals; 300+ medical office locations; 9 cancer centers; 55 rehabilitation centers; 3 hospice facilities; 1 retirement village; 23 imaging centers; 15 urgent care locations; and 5 health parks. Every day, our team of 24,000+ healthcare professionals provides personalized care for patients at every age and stage of life.

    As a not-for-profit health system, our passion for people extends beyond our system and into the communities we serve. Each year, Wellstar thoughtfully reinvests in the creation of healthier communities through prevention and wellness programs, and charity care for eligible patients. The Wellstar Foundation supports our mission with funding for equipment, services, programs, and more.

    Responsibilities

    Wellstar Medical Group is seeking a Vascular trained Neurologist to join our growing Stroke team at Wellstar Kennestone Regional Medical Center in Marietta, Georgia.

    Wellstar Kennestone Regional Medical Center is a 633-bed Level II Trauma center which provides comprehensive neurological care with 24/7 neurointerventional, neurosurgical, neuroradiology and neurology services. Kennestone has the busiest emergency room in the state of Georgia with over 2,000 patients with stroke presenting to the health system. The facilities include a 23-bed integrated neurological ICU. The Neurohospitalist is supported by midlevel providers, a stroke coordinator, research coordinators and an integrated physician core group of neurosurgeons and neurologists. The WellStar Research Institute supports physician initiated, NIH and industry sponsored clinical trials.

    Qualifications

    Doctor of Medicine (M.D.) degree or equivalent

    Clinical residency in Neurology

    Neurovascular Fellowship

    Must possess or be able to obtain a valid State of Georgia Medical License

    DEA License

    Board Certified or Board Eligible by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology (ABPN)

    Posting ID: 559413544Posted: 2020-06-03