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Mercy Health Physician Partners (MHPP) has an excellent Full Time (0.9 FTE) employment opportunity for a Board Certified or Board Eligible Neurology physician with an interest in Parkinson/Movement Disorder to join an existing group practice located in Grand Rapids, Michigan.

The right Neurology physician will be responsible for developing new care models for Parkinson's disease and movement disorders for the system. Additional responsibilities of this opportunity include organizing and chairing the weekly or monthly interdisciplinary Deep Brain Stimulation and other clinical, administrative, and research meetings; participation in department quality assurance activities and carrying out medical record reviews and assist risk management, as needed. The Neurologist will also have the opportunity to carry-out clinical research, mentor residents and medical students while participating in resident teaching programs.

The Hauenstein Neurosciences Center, led by Philip B. Gorelick, MD, MPH, is recognized by the National Association of Epilepsy Centers as a Level 4 epilepsy center. Our center is one of only four comprehensive centers in Michigan; and the only comprehensive epilepsy program in West Michigan.

The Hauenstein Neurosciences Center exists to provide effective diagnosis and comprehensive treatment of complex neurological disorders. Here, patients have access to the largest and most experienced team of nationally-recognized neurological experts in West Michigan fellowship-trained physicians specializing in the areas of epilepsy, spine and brain disorders, Parkinsons disease, Alzheimer's disease, sleep disorders, stroke, dementia and overall nervous system care.

MHSM has the only Parkinsons program in West Michigan and is the only hospital in the Midwest to administer the DaTscan, a new scanning procedure that helps confirm a diagnosis of Parkinsons disease.

Mercy Health Hauenstein Neurosciences Center is located in Grand Rapids, Michigan just 45 minutes from Lake Michigan, 2 hours from Detroit and about 3 hours from Chicago. Today, the community is rated among the top cities in the U.S., combining family-friendliness with safety, cleanliness, and an uncommon commitment to enterprise. A growing economy, outstanding health care, low cost of living, award-winning schools and diverse cultural options are just a few reasons why Grand Rapids is a great place to live.

This is an exciting opportunity for an experienced Neurology physician to join a well-respected Neurology team.


RECRUITMENT PACKAGE

Mercy Health Physician Partners offers an excellent compensation and benefit package including:
- Competitive salary
- Health, dental and vision insurance
- Long and short term disability
- Malpractice insurance with tail
- 403(b) plan & Flex Plan
- Vacation & CME
- Relocation Assistance provided if eligible


ABOUT THE FACILITY

Mercy Health Physician Partners is a multi-specialty network of more than 500 primary care and specialist physicians and growing. Our goal is to improve community health by providing easily accessible, high quality health care. In fact, quality improvement and excellence in care are at the core of our philosophy. Our many office locations throughout the greater Grand Rapids area offer convenience and easy access to care. In addition, Mercy Health Physician Partners has several weekend urgent care or express care centers.

For more information, please visit our website at www.mercyhealthphysicianpartners.com


COMMUNITY DESCRIPTION

Grand Rapids, Michigan, known for its unique combination of urban sophistication and small-town warmth, Grand Rapids is located in Western Michigan on the banks of the legendary Grand River. Incorporated in 1839, today the community is rated among the top cities in the U.S., combining family-friendliness with safety, cleanliness, and an uncommon commitment to enterprise. Businesses tend to thrive because of the regions famous work ethic and a historical commitment to the value of innovation.

Located just minutes away from the splendor of Lake Michigan beaches and dozens of quaint lakeshore towns and villages, Grand Rapids has developed a regional reputation for major artistic and cultural events, a full calendar of stage plays and concerts, outstanding museums, and a world-class botanical garden and sculpture park.

Greater Grand Rapids is Michigans fastest growing region. A growing economy, outstanding health care, low cost of living, award-winning schools and diverse cultural options are just a few reasons why Grand Rapids is a great place to live. The region is home to people of nearly every race, creed, color, religion and national origin the public school students alone represent more than 40 languages and 53 countries.

Conveniently located between Detroit and Chicago near Michigan's western shoreline, Grand Rapids is a center for manufacturing excellence, life science discovery, and technological innovation. The region is now the center of one of the largest investment in life sciences in the country. More than $1 billion has been invested in research and patient care propelling Greater Grand Rapids onto the elite list of Americas top sustainable, knowledge-based economies.

For more information on Grand Rapids, MI please visit www.grandrapids.org
Trinity Health is one of the largest multi-institutional Catholic health care delivery systems in the nation. We serve people and communities in 22 states from coast to coast with more than 90 hospitals and 120 continuing care facilities including home care, hospice, PACE and senior living facilities and programs that provide nearly two million visits annually. Trinity Health employs more than 131,000 colleagues, including 5,300 employed physicians.

Our mission: We, Trinity Health, serve together in the spirit of the Gospel as a compassionate and transforming healing presence within our communities. We support this mission by living our core values of Reverence, Commitment to Those Who are Poor, Justice, Stewardship, and Integrity. Committed to recruiting talented physicians, we are looking for physicians who share our values and want to help us fulfill the health care needs of the communities we serve.

At Trinity Health, we value the physician relationship and focus on partnering with our physicians. Whether you are a practicing physician looking to relocate or a medical resident, we offer opportunities with the flexibility to fit your individual needs. If you would like to be part of Trinity Health, we encourage you to explore this opportunity at www.trinity-health.org.

If you are interested in this opportunity and would like to submit your CV, please email backkg@trinity-health.org or call Trinity Health Physician Recruitment at (734) 343-2300.