Job ID: 289435205  |  Last Updated: 12/14/2017

Neurologist- $25,000 sign on

Brockton Hospital
Brockton, MA
Applicant Contact
Carolina Chaves
Physician Recruiter
(508) 941-7568
Accepts J-1 Visas

Job Description

This is an outstanding opportunity for a BC/BE Neurologist to join a multi specialty group with over 30 Primary Care providers. In addition to starting a general neurology practice, there will also be an opportunity to develop a multiple sclerosis specialty clinic at Signature Healthcare

The ideal candidate would be comfortable performing general cases in an inpatient and outpatient setting, working at two sites 5 miles apart. There is a required call with this position of 1/4, the office hours are Monday - Friday and every fourth weekend.

Located just 21 miles from Boston, over 150 physicians have made Signature Healthcare their choice. Signature Healthcare is a non-profit integrated health care system in Southeastern Massachusetts; encompassing the award-winning Brockton Hospital, a 245 bed community hospital and Signature Medical Group, a multi specialty, multi-site physician group practice caring for patients across seven communities. We provide a 2 year salary guarantee, then wRVU, malpractice, sign on and relocation if applicable.

Interview patients to obtain information such as complaints, symptoms, medical histories, and family histories.
Diagnose neurological conditions based on interpretation of examination findings, histories, or test results.
Develop treatment plans based on diagnoses and on evaluation of factors such as age and general health, or procedural risks and costs.
Prescribe or administer medications, and treatments, and monitor patients for side effects.
Counsel patients or others on the background of neurological disorders including risk factors, or genetic or environmental concerns.
Refer patients to other health care practitioners as necessary.
Advise other physicians on the treatment of neurological problems.
Prepare, maintain, or review records that include patients' histories, neurological examination findings, treatment plans, or outcomes.
Order or interpret results of laboratory analyses of patients' blood/urine or cerebrospinal fluid.
Determine brain death using accepted tests and procedures.
Communicate with other health care professionals regarding patients' conditions and care.

Working in Southeastern Massachusetts you can access some of the nations top schools. There is no shortage of cultural events, sporting events, and museums for the whole family to enjoy. In this area you can enjoy a variety of outdoor activities, such as hiking, snowboarding and skiing.

Join our award winning team!

Top Hospital Safety Score grade of A:
Top Performer on Key Quality Measures by The Joint Commission,
Hospital score of 1 from Medicares Hospital Acquired Conditions List

Employer Profile

The Signature Healthcare is comprised of:

Signature Healthcare Brockton Hospital (245 bed community hospital)
Signature Medical Group (150 employed physicians).

Signature Healthcare Brockton Hospital
Founded as Brockton Hospital in 1896, the Hospital is the oldest and largest inpatient facility in its service area, which is designated as the city of Brockton and twenty-one surrounding municipalities. We strive to be recognized as the providers of choice by staff, patients, and the community.
We are a community-based non-profit teaching hospital, providing a full range of clinical services. We maintain a major teaching affiliation with Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, and are fully accredited by the Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations. We are a member of the Massachusetts Hospital Association and the American Hospital Association.

The hospital has 245 licensed beds, including a 29-bed hospital-based skilled nursing unit. Operation of this Transitional Care Unit began in 1997. In addition to providing medical/surgical, pediatric and obstetric services, the hospital offers inpatient and outpatient psychiatry, radiation oncology, cardiac catheterization, Level II nursery, and magnetic resonance imaging.

Signature Medical Group
Signature Medical Group (SMG) provides comprehensive healthcare services to patients of all ages, including primary care, more than 17 specialties, womens health, Urgent Care, and diagnostic care. SMG offers patients full scale lab and radiology services, including CAT Scan, Bone Density and Mammography. For over forty years, Signature Medical Group has been committed to providing quality care to patients in Greater Brockton and its surrounding communities.

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