Physician - Neurohospitalist

WellStar Health System Marietta, GA

About the Job


At WellStar, we all share common goals. That’s what makes us so successful – and such an integral part of our communities. We want the same things, for our organization, for our patients, and for our colleagues. As the most integrated healthcare provider in Georgia, this means we pride ourselves on investing in the communities that we serve. We continue to provide innovative care models, focused on improving quality and access to healthcare.


Wellstar Medical Group is seeking a Neurohospitalist at WellStar Kennestone Regional Medical Center in Marietta, GA.  This is an all inpatient opportunity with a 7 on/7 off schedule, days only.  


Wellstar Kennestone Regional Medical Center is a 633-bed Level II Trauma center which provides comprehensive neurological care with 24/7 neurointerventional, neurosurgical, neuroradiology and neurology services. Kennestone has the busiest emergency room in the state of Georgia with over 2,000 patients with stroke presenting to the health system. The facilities include a 23-bed integrated neurological ICU.  The Neurohospitalist is supported by Advanced Practice Providers, a stroke coordinator, research coordinators and an integrated physician core group of neurosurgeons and neurologists.  The Wellstar Research Institute supports physician initiated, NIH and industry sponsored clinical trials.


Doctor of Medicine (M.D.) degree or equivalent

Clinical residency in Neurology

Must possess or be able to obtain a valid State of Georgia Medical License

DEA License

Board Certified or Board Eligible by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology (ABPN)

To be considered for this position, please submit an online application.


We proudly offer a competitive compensation and comprehensive benefits package, including:


Competitive Compensation Plan (including guaranteed income + incentive opportunities)
Sign on and relocation package
Comprehensive benefit package
Paid occurrence-based malpractice insurance
Retirement accounts including pension plan and 403b + match
Leadership Development Opportunities
Integrated EMR system (Epic)
Cross-specialty collaborative team environment 
work-life balance programs
Administrative Support