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Mission Childrens Hospital Child Neurologist Asheville, NC

An exciting and challenging opportunity awaits a highly qualified and experienced Child Neurologist at Mission Childrens Hospital, western North Carolinas only childrens hospital. The Child Neurologist will be part of an innovative pediatric team of subspecialists located in Asheville, NC.

Program/Position Highlights

Current team of 2 child neurologists
Strong support within a comprehensive pediatric subspecialist team, including pediatric hospitalists
Primarily clinic based (80%) with consults in the hospital (20%)
130 dedicated pediatric beds
Part of a Thompson Reuter Top 15 Health System serving 18 counties

Position Requirements

BC/BE by the American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology with Special Qualification in Child Neurology
Licensed or eligible for medical licensure in North Carolina
2-3 years experience preferred
Interest in neuromuscular or sleep disorders preferred

Competitive Benefits

Up to $10,000 in relocation assistance
Competitive compensation
Comprehensive benefits package
Malpractice insurance and paid CME

About Mission Childrens Hospital

We are the only Children's Hospital in Western North Carolina. Our pediatric health professionals and physicians are subspecialists in the childhood diseases, disorders and conditions they treat. They are committed to providing clinically excellent, personalized, family-centered care for newborns, infants, children and adolescents, and the families who love them.
Mission Children's Hospital has an average of 1,600 patient admissions to our pediatric inpatient units, some 4,000 outpatient pediatric surgeries, and almost 14,000 pediatric visits to our Emergency Department. Each year approximately 550 ill and premature newborns receive life-saving care in our Neonatal Intensive Care Unit.
Mission Children's Hospital provides care to all children, regardless of their family's ability to pay.

Quality of Life
Asheville, North Carolina, is consistently ranked among the top 15 places to live in the United States. Downtown Asheville is alive with art, theater, music, street festivals, fine dining and shopping. The scenic mountain location showcases the amenities of a large city while retaining the charm and friendliness of a medium-sized town.

Mission Health, based in Asheville, North Carolina, is the states sixth-largest health system with almost 11,000 employees and is western North Carolinas only not-for-profit, independent community hospital system governed and managed exclusively in western North Carolina. Mission Health, which traces its roots in the region back to 1885, operates six hospitals, numerous outpatient and surgery centers, home health provider CarePartners, and the regions only dedicated Level II trauma center. Its medical staff consists of more than 1,000 physicians certified in more than 50 medical specialties and sub-specialties. Mission Health has seven Centers of Excellence: Cancer, Heart, Neurosciences, Orthopedics, Trauma, Womens Health and Mission Childrens Hospital, the regions only childrens hospital. Mission Hospital, located in Asheville, is the systems flagship hospital and is licensed for 795 beds. Other Mission Health member hospitals include Angel Medical Center in Franklin, Blue Ridge Regional Hospital in Spruce Pine, Highlands-Cashiers Hospital in Highlands, McDowell Hospital in Marion and Transylvania Regional Hospital in Brevard.