Providence Health & Services Neurology Stroke in Portland, Oregon

Description:

Portland, Oregon – The Providence Brain & Spine Institute (PBSI), a center of excellence within Providence Health & Services, is seeking a Stroke Neurologist to join the Providence Stroke Center. Completed Vascular Neurology fellowship or Vascular Neurology board certification is required. The PBSI is the Northwest’s premier neurosciences center, with established clinical and research programs in MS, Stroke, ALS, dementia, and neurosurgery. Clinical programs further include movement disorders, epilepsy, orthopedic spine surgery, neuroradiology, inpatient and outpatient rehabilitation, and gamma knife. The new physician will become part of a regional Joint Commission Certified Comprehensive Stroke Center consisting of two major hub hospitals in Portland, our team of 7 board certified stroke neurologists, a 22-hospital Telestroke Network, and extensive ongoing clinical trial and epidemiologic research. The new stroke team member will join a team of six board-certified vascular neurologists and six BC/BE neurointensivists. Clinical responsibilities will include inpatient rounding on neurology consult service, stroke/telestroke call coverage and staffing stroke clinic.

The Providence Brain & Spine Institute is a renowned neuroscience center focused on leading neurological innovative care models and clinical research. The Institute specializes in stroke and acute rehab, neurosurgery, orthopedic spine, MS, dementia, ALS, epilepsy and other clinical and research programs. The Institute is partnered with the broader Providence Medical Group (PMG) representing more than 70 clinics across this diverse and scenic state. PMG’s 550-plus Oregon providers have a wide range of clinical expertise, including Family and Internal Medicine, Women’s Health, Dermatology, General Surgery, Neurology and Hospital Medicine.

Portland has a metro population over two million, but maintains strong local neighborhoods and a close connection to nature. Consequently, the city consistently ranks high in national “livability” contests. The New York Times describes Portland as a “bastion of good living” and “one of our national capitals of cool.” With easy access to mountains and beaches, coupled with a nationally recognized food culture, Portland is a large little city with an outsized and unique cultural footprint.

Providence Health & Services is a not-for-profit system of hospitals, clinics and medical groups with a mission to serve everyone—especially the poor and vulnerable. Providence is a partner organization of the Providence St. Joseph Health (PSJH) family, which operates 50 exceptional hospitals and more than 800 clinics across seven western states. With hundreds of physician and advanced practice clinician opportunities in virtually all specialties at any given time, PSJH and Providence offer diverse locations, lifestyles and practice models. Providence is proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity organization.

Qualifications:

  • Board Certified/Board Eligible in Neurology

  • Oregon Medical License (MD or DO)

  • BLS for Healthcare Provider certification from the American Heart Association

We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details

http://www.providenceiscalling.jobs/rewards-benefits/

Our Mission

As people of Providence, we reveal God's love for all, especially the poor and vulnerable, through our compassionate service.

About Us

Providence Health & Services is the third largest not-for-profit health system in the United States. Providence employs more than 82,000 caregivers (employees) across a five-state area; AK, WA, MT, OR, and CA. Our facilities include 34 hospitals, 600 physician clinics, senior services, supportive housing and other health and educational services. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Variable

Job Category: Physicians

Location: Oregon-Portland

Req ID: 155864