Physician - Neurology

Asheville, NC

Specialty Neurology
Profession Physician

Mission Hospital, located in beautiful Asheville, NC is seeking 2 Neurohospitalists to join a well-established group.


Specifics:

- Candidates must be Board Eligible or Board Certified in Neurology
- Inpatient Only - Shift based, approximately 14 shifts per 28 days.
- Employed position
- Comprehensive stroke center - very busy stroke program
-Teaching opportunities
- Competitive salary

The Hospital:

Mission Hospital, located in Asheville, is Mission Health's flagship hospital and is licensed for 763 beds. Business North Carolina ranked Mission Hospital the No. 1 'Best Hospital' in North Carolina for 2017 and 2018, and Mission Hospital ranked among the top 1% of 'Best Hospitals' nationally in 2016 by Healthgrades. Truven Top 15 Health Care System in the nation, six of the past seven years. We are the regional referral center for all tertiary and quaternary care in western North Carolina.

ABOUT MISSION HEALTH:

Mission Health, based in Asheville, North Carolina, is the state's sixth-largest health system, serving much of western North Carolina with more than 12,000 employees and 2,000 volunteers.

Mission Health, which traces its roots in the region back to 1885, operates six hospitals, numerous outpatient and surgery centers, home health provider CarePartners, and the region's only dedicated Level II trauma center. Its medical staff consists of more than 1,000 physicians and is certified in more than 50 medical specialties and sub-specialties. Mission Health has seven Centers of Excellence: Cancer, Heart, Neurosciences, Orthopedics, Trauma, Women's Health and Mission Children's Hospital, the region's only children's hospital.

Mission Hospital, located in Asheville, is the system's flagship hospital and is licensed for 795 beds. It is the regional referral center for tertiary and quaternary care.

Other Mission Health member hospitals include Angel Medical Center in Franklin, Blue Ridge Regional Hospital in Spruce Pine, Highlands-Cashiers Hospital in Highlands, McDowell Hospital in Marion and Transylvania Regional Hospital in Brevard.

ABOUT ASHEVILLE:

Whether you enjoy outdoor adventures, arts and culture, shopping or fine cuisine, Asheville offers something for everyone! With over 200 waterfalls and four navigable rivers, hiking trails for all skill levels and fantastic terrain for both road and mountain bikes, it is no surprise that Asheville is consistently rated a top U.S. adventure town. On weekends, Ashville hosts a variety of outdoor festivals celebrating the town's vibrant mosaic of art, dance, music and food. Asheville is known not only for its dynamic food scene and microbreweries but also for ethnic and exotic dining, including vegetarian and vegan options at nearly all of the area's 250-plus independent restaurants.

Asheville's outstanding education system is just one more amenity that makes the town such an appealing spot to call home. Our community of teachers, schools and other educational institutions are committed to encouraging students, from the littlest of learners to college students and beyond to remain curious and become critical thinkers. Additionally, Asheville boasts excellent employment opportunities that pull top talent from around the nation. With an open-minded, collaborative economy, you'll find support, available jobs, and resources wherever work takes you.

Asheville's roots run deep with the values that make living in our community unlike anywhere else. With an exceptional healthcare system, quality schools and a wealth of culture all surrounded by the majestic beauty of the Blue Ridge Mountains, there truly is no better place to call home!