Job ID: 289558126  |  Last Updated: 5/22/2018

Neurohospitalist - Baptist Neurological Institute - Baptist Medical Center Jacksonville

Employer
Baptist Health
Location
Jacksonville, FL
Applicant Contact
Arin Catalan
Physician Recruiter
(904) 202-5321
(904) 391-5807
Accepts J-1 Visas
No
Websites
https://www.e-baptisthealth.com

Job Description

Baptist Health is seeking BC/BE Neurology physicians to join the growing inpatient Neurology and Stroke team at the Baptist Neurological Institute. Sub-specialty training or experience in Stroke, Epilepsy, General Neurology or Neurophysiology is preferred.

The inpatient neurology program at Baptist Medical Center Jacksonville has recently expanded with four floors of the newest patient care tower, named for Jacksonville philanthropists Wayne and Delores Barr Weaver, dedicated to the care of neurological patients, including a neurosurgical suite and both intraoperative MRI and CT capabilities, a neuro-interventional lab, a dedicated 24 bed Neuro ICU; staffed by 4 fellowship trained intensivists and advanced practitioners; 48 nursing care beds for stroke and other medical and surgical neurological conditions. A comprehensive Stroke and Cerebrovascular Center under the leadership of Ricardo Hanel, MD and Eric Sauvageau, MD has also been implemented to serve the community of NE Florida and SE Georgia.

Program Focus Areas
Joint Commission Certified Primary Stroke Center and Florida state designated Comprehensive Stroke center
Aneurysm and acute stroke interventional care offering the latest techniques for stenting and flow diversion
Epilepsy monitoring unit (EMU) for evaluation of patients with seizures
24 bed Neurocritical Care unit, the largest of its kind in the state
Multidisciplinary team caring for brain and spine tumors, offering incision free radiosurgery with Novalis
Minimally invasive spine surgery expertise, the first in North Florida to perform robot assisted spine surgery with the Renaissance Robot
Deep brain stimulation procedures as treatment for movement disorders

About our Facility

Founded in 1955, Baptist Health serves families throughout the region with the high-quality, comprehensive care for every stage of life. Currently ranked as the "most preferred" health care provider in the Jacksonville area, Baptist Health is deeply honored to serve the community through a growing circle of care that includes five nationally accredited hospitals (including the region's only children's hospital) plus more than 200 primary care and specialty physician practices, children's specialty clinics, home health care, behavioral health, occupational health, pharmacies, rehabilitation services and urgent care

Consistently rated Jacksonville's "Most Preferred Healthcare Provider" by consumers in the annual National Research Corporation survey, Baptist recently was named one of the 100 Best Places to Work in Healthcare in the U.S. by Modern Healthcare.

About Northeast Florida

Jacksonville, the largest city in area in the continental United States, is a rapidly growing metropolitan city in Northeast Florida, with approximately 850,000 residents. Jacksonville is alive with miles of beaches and waterways, a major symphony orchestra, sports and entertainment complex downtown and a myriad of special events that this sports-loving city hosts each year. With a growing population, a strong economy, diverse cultural and recreational opportunities and abundant natural resources, Jacksonville continues to distinguish itself as on of the nation's most dynamic and progressive cities.

Employer Profile

Founded in 1955, Baptist Health serves families throughout the region with high-quality, comprehensive care for every stage of life. Currently ranked as the most preferred health care provider in the Jacksonville area, Baptist Health is deeply honored to serve the community through a growing circle of care that includes five nationally accredited hospitals (including the regions only childrens hospital) plus more than 200 primary care and specialty physician practices, childrens specialty clinics, home health care, behavioral health, occupational health, pharmacies, rehabilitation services and urgent care. Consistently rated Jacksonville's "Most Preferred Healthcare Provider" by consumers in the annual National Research Corporation survey, Baptist recently was named one of the 100 Best Places to Work in Healthcare in the U.S. by Modern Healthcare.


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