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STROKE MEDICAL DIRECTOR
TO JOIN FAST-GROWING BRAIN & SPINE CENTER

Southcoast Physicians Group, the region's largest integrated network of multidisciplinary physicians and mid-level providers has an immediate opening for a Stroke Medical Director. Candidate must be a Board Certified Neurologist with Stroke fellowship training.

Experience in a leadership role
Position will require inpatient and outpatient acute and chronic stroke management
Position will work closely with hospitalists, intensivists and other clinical specialties to effective manage and oversee inpatient population
Position will allow for outpatient and inpatient practice
Responsible for oversight of all clinical & educational components for medical and clinical staff
Responsible for reviewing credentialing/competency requirements to ensure compliance set forth by program
Responsible for development of new written care protocols and obtaining approval through hospital oversight committee and to ensure implementation as it relates to stroke care.
Responsible for routine review of all current protocols and orders ensuring the most up to date care standards
Responsible for correcting deficiencies and coordinating performance improvement peer review through monthly multidisciplinary stroke subcommittee meetings
Will participate in leadership role within hospital and community
Will ensure excellent care through chart review, direct observation and data analysis
Will work neuro-hospitalist schedule with administrative time built in
Opportunity to work with Vascular & Neuro Surgical team to develop a Neuro Acute Rehab Unit
Competitive salary and comprehensive benefit package
Board certified / board eligible in Gastroenterology
MD or DO with completion of US residency required

Southcoast Health is one of the largest and fastest growing health systems in New England. Since its inception in 1996, Southcoast has become a sought-after destination for health care professionals. As a thriving part of the New England medical community, Southcoast Health offers practice excellence in an environment you want to call home.

Southcoast Health is backboned by the Southcoast Physicians Group which has grown to 400+ providers, and we're still growing. This integrated multi-specialty group spans our three hospitals in Southeastern Massachusetts and extends into parts of Rhode Island. We strive to recognize each community's identity while sharing one mission: To care for and improve the health and to promote the wellness of the individuals and communities we serve.

Southcoast Health provides advanced clinical services, such as open heart surgery, angioplasty and heart rhythm services, comprehensive cancer care, neurosurgery, weight loss surgery, plastic surgery, hand surgery, orthopedic surgery, advanced imaging services and is the only provider of maternity services in the region.

Southcoast Health is a not-for-profit charitable organization that depends on the support of the community to provide services. More information is available online at www.southcoast.org

Connect to Southcoast through social media at www.southcoast.org/connect/

For confidential consideration or to learn more, please contact Holly Lestage.

Contact:
Holly Lestage, Physician Recruiter
E-mail: lestageh@southcoast.org
508-973-2765
Southcoast Health is one of the largest and fastest growing health systems in New England. Since its inception in 1996, Southcoast has become a sought-after destination for health care professionals. As a thriving part of the New England medical community, Southcoast Health offers practice excellence in an environment you want to call home.

Southcoast Health is backboned by the Southcoast Physicians Group which has grown to 400+ providers, and we're still growing. This integrated multi-specialty group spans our three hospitals in Southeastern Massachusetts and extends into parts of Rhode Island. We strive to recognize each community's identity while sharing one mission: To care for and improve the health and to promote the wellness of the individuals and communities we serve.

Southcoast Health provides advanced clinical services, such as open heart surgery, angioplasty and heart rhythm services, comprehensive cancer care, neurosurgery, weight loss surgery, plastic surgery, hand surgery, orthopedic surgery, advanced imaging services and is the only provider of maternity services in the region.

Southcoast Health is a not-for-profit charitable organization that depends on the support of the community to provide services. More information is available online at www.southcoast.org

Connect to Southcoast through social media at www.southcoast.org/connect/