Physician - Neurosurgeon

Virginia Mason Medical Center - Seattle, WA (30+ days ago)4.0


Job Number: 181475

Department: Neurosurgery

Hours: Variable

Virginia Mason Medical Center is seeking a General Neurosurgeon with experience and interest in degenerative and deformity spine surgery. Applicants should be board certified or board eligible. Our group is a nationally recognized practice focused on team based care as well as teaching and research. The successful candidate will be a superior interdisciplinary teacher and communicator, and committed to advancing the field and contributing to neurosurgical education. Strong clinical and interpersonal skills and involvement in process improvement work are required.

Practice Highlights:
Hospital employed
Established team of 5 neurosurgeons and 8 Physician Assistants
Large referral network including 5 regional hospitals and numerous outpatient practices
Established Neuroscience Institute
Comprehensive Stroke Center with 24/7 neuro-hospitalist support
Virginia Mason's Neuroscience Institute is a leading center for neurology, neurosurgery and neurological rehabilitation in Seattle and the Pacific Northwest. Our multidisciplinary neuroscience team practices collaboratively to optimize efficient, coordinated care for patients with complex needs in neurology and neurosurgery. The Neuroscience Institute's specialized physicians and staff, focused programs, commitment to research and cutting-edge technology make it a leader for neurology, neurosurgery and neurological rehabilitation in the Puget Sound region.

Known for innovations in patient care, we have recently received Healthgrades 2015 America’s 100 Best Hospitals Award, Leapfrog Group Top Hospital Award for the 9th straight year, “A” for Patient Safety by Leapfrog Group for 5th time 2015 Distinguished Hospital for Clinical Excellence from Healthgrades.

Qualifications:
BE/BC in specialty area
At least 2-7+ years of experience out of fellowship strongly preferred
Ability to obtain a medical professional license in the State of WA
Ability to obtain a DEA with full prescriptive authority needed for specific practice.
For consideration, please apply online. If you have questions, please call Stephanie Collins at 206-341-0149.

We are an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.