Physician - Stroke Neurohospitalist

WellStar Health System Marietta, GA

About the Job

Overview


At Wellstar, our patients are the center of everything we do. Nationally ranked and locally recognized for our high-quality care, inclusive culture, and exceptional doctors and caregivers, Wellstar Health system is one of the largest and one of the most integrated healthcare systems in Georgia. Our state-of-the-art facilities include: 11 hospitals; 300+ medical office locations; 9 cancer centers; 55 rehabilitation centers; 3 hospice facilities; 1 retirement village; 23 imaging centers; 15 urgent care locations; and 5 health parks. Every day, our team of 24,000+ healthcare professionals provides personalized care for patients at every age and stage of life.

 

As a not-for-profit health system, our passion for people extends beyond our system and into the communities we serve. Each year, Wellstar thoughtfully reinvests in the creation of healthier communities through prevention and wellness programs, and charity care for eligible patients. The Wellstar Foundation supports our mission with funding for equipment, services, programs, and more.


Responsibilities


Wellstar Medical Group is seeking a Vascular trained Neurologist to join our growing Stroke team at Wellstar Kennestone Regional Medical Center in Marietta, Georgia.  

 

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 midlevel 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.


Qualifications


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

Clinical residency in Neurology

Neurovascular Fellowship

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 403b + match
Leadership Development Opportunities
Integrated EMR system (Epic)
Cross-specialty collaborative team environment 
work-life balance programs
Administrative Support