Neurosurgery Opportunity

Employer
Trinity Health
Location
Boise, Idaho
Posted
Oct 26, 2020
Closes
Oct 26, 2021
Ref
2060907
Hours
Full Time
Position Type
Permanent

Saint Alphonsus Medical Group (SAMG) and Saint Alphonsus Regional Medical Center (SARMC) have an excellent full time employment opportunity for a Fellowship trained, Board Certified or Board Eligible Neurosurgeon to join an on-campus ambulatory clinic based practice located in Boise, Idaho.

The ideal candidate has completed an ACGME accredited residency in Neurological Surgery, potentially with additional subspecialty fellowship (complex cranial, but not required) and is willing to practice in a non-academic setting requiring excellent clinical skills and comfort with general elective as well as Acute Neurosurgery, including Acute Trauma, Stroke and Spine Surgery. We are looking for a physician who can support and advance neurosurgical care and neurosciences at Saint Alphonsus Health System including the hub hospital (SARMC) but also developing it in satellite locations. The selected candidate must be committed to a multi-disciplinary team approach to patient care.

Saint Alphonsus is the principal provider of advanced, innovative and interdisciplinary neurological services, including a TSE designated Comprehensive Stroke Center and the region's only Level II Trauma Center.

Saint Alphonsus Neuroscience Institute promotes collaboration with a team of strong inpatient & outpatient Neurologists, Vascular Neurosurgeons, Neuroradiologists, Vascular Neurologists, Neuropathologists, Neuro-Otolaryngologists Physiatrists, Neuro-Ophthalmologist and Oncologists. Neurosurgeons will provide care for patients with complex neurovascular conditions, complex spine conditions, spine and brain trauma, a variety of general and complex neurosurgical conditions.

Saint Alphonsus has a mature collaborative Trauma team that supports Neurosurgery colleagues. There is well-established comprehensive Interventional Neuroradiology service. Work in conjunction with Medical and Radiation Oncologists and the Novalis Stereotactic Radiosurgery suite. Support for the practice is bolstered by a full complement of specialists including hospitalists and intensivists. Saint Alphonsus Health System is unifying its EMR to EPIC Care Everywhere in both inpatient and outpatient setting. Neurosciences will be supported by a newly approved dedicated Neuro and Trauma Intensive Care Unit.

Requirements for this opportunity include: Doctor of Medicine (MD) or Doctor of Osteopathy (DO) degree; successful completion of an ACGME or AOA accredited residency-training program in Neurosurgery; board certification in Neurosurgery by the American Board of Neurological Surgery (ABNS) or obtain such certification within 3 years of employment; obtain Idaho medical licensure and granting of privileges at SARMC-Boise, SAMC-Nampa and other health system affiliated hospitals as needed; and valid controlled substance registration with Board of Pharmacy and DEA.

The schedule for this opportunity is a traditional work week, Monday-Friday, plus call shared equally with other employed Neurosurgeons and hospital responsibilities to include evenings and weekends. There are operating room, outpatient clinics and call responsibilities.

This is an exciting opportunity for the right Neurosurgeon to join Saint Alphonsus Medical Group and Saint Alphonsus Regional Medical Center.

RECRUITMENT PACKAGE

Saint Alphonsus offers a competitive salary and benefits package including:

  • Sign-on Incentives
  • Student Loan Repayment
  • Relocation
  • PTO & CME Allocation
  • Malpractice Insurance (Incl. Tail)
  • Health/Dental/Vision
  • Retirement (403b)

ABOUT THE FACILITY

Saint Alphonsus Regional Medical Center is a 387 bed regional medical center serving people throughout the Northwest and is the principal provider of advanced, innovative and interdisciplinary services. It is also the region s only ACS verified Level II Trauma Center whose annual trauma volumes exceed 1,700 patients, including more than 400 patients with an ISS>16. Trauma is predominantly blunt in nature. There are a wide range of subspecialty services available 24/7, including strong trauma/surgical critical care, neurosurgical coverage, in-house interventional radiologists, vascular surgeons, cardiothoracic surgeons and fellowship trained intensivists and cardiologists.

As a not-for-profit medical center, Saint Alphonsus reinvests profits back into the community and works to improve the health and well-being of those we serve by emphasizing care that is patient-centered, innovative and community based. It focuses on providing services in a spiritual, healing environment; is renowned for its state-of-the-art digital environment and pioneering technologies including advanced imaging capabilities; and is known for its award-winning clinical services.

On January 15, 2013, HealthGrades 11th annual Hospital Quality and Clinical Excellence Study again named Saint Alphonsus a Distinguished Hospital for Clinical Excellence for the third year in a row. Saint Alphonsus is the only hospital in Idaho to receive this recognition five times since the award originated in 2003 (2003, 2006, 2011, 2012 and 2013). This prestigious distinction places our medical center among the Top 5% of hospitals nationwide for clinical performance.

The medical center is part of Saint Alphonsus Health System, a growing four-hospital, 714-bed integrated healthcare system serving the full range of the health and wellness needs of the people in southwestern Idaho, eastern Oregon and northern Nevada. The system is comprised of Saint Alphonsus Regional Medical Center in Boise, Idaho, Saint Alphonsus Medical Center in Nampa, Idaho, Saint Alphonsus Medical Center in Ontario, Oregon and Saint Alphonsus Medical Center in Baker City, Oregon. Saint Alphonsus Health System is a member of Trinity Health, the second largest Catholic Health System in the nation. Trinity Health is based in Livonia, Michigan.

For more information about Saint Alphonsus Health System, www.saintalphonsus.org

COMMUNITY DESCRIPTION

Boise, Idaho, is an economically vibrant and growing community. Boise is a mid-sized metropolitan area of approximately 640,000 people. A commercial center in the Northwest, Boise is an outdoor enthusiast s paradise and a flourishing scene for arts, entertainment and collegiate and professional sports. Known as the City of Trees, Boise also offers a reasonable cost of living, low crime rate, excellent cultural programs, numerous neighborhood parks and nearby national forests and rivers. Idaho's culture of physician independence also makes it one of the best places in America to be a practicing physician.

Several high-profile publications rank the Boise metro area as one of the best places in the country to do business and live.

  • Outside Magazine recently said, The winner for best overall town in the western U.S. is Boise, Idaho.
  • Forbes recently ranked the Boise metro area 2nd for raising a family; particularly noting its low crime and high school quality, not to mention the chance to mix urban and outdoor lifestyles.
  • CNN/Money ranks the Boise metro area 3rd best place to retire and also named Idaho as the friendliest state for small businesses.
  • Medscape Medical News identifies Boise and Idaho as the Best City and State to practice medicine in the West & Northwest Region of the U.S.

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