SSM Health Dean Medical Group, a 500-physician multi-specialty group, is actively recruiting for a BE/BC Neurosurgeon. Spine interest or fellowship in deformity preferred. Experience is desired but will consider new graduates.St. Mary's Hospital and Dean Medical Group are part of SSM Health, an integrated health system that has facilities in Wisconsin, Illinois, Missouri, and Oklahoma. Additional details:
Become part of an expanding Neurosurgery team consisting of five well-established surgeons, one which is Endovascular trained. A second Endovascular Neurosurgeon will be starting in July 2021. Additionally, we have 5 physician assistants and one nurse practitioner
Excellent referral base from SSM Dean Medical Group's 18-county service area of 1.3 million
Each Neurosurgeon does 200-225 cases per year, with a broad range of cases to include spine, skull base, vascular, neuro-oncology, and no pediatrics
SSM Dean Medical Group has a case load and patient population for six plus Neurosurgeons (One senior surgeon is planning on retirement in the next 18 months)
Department of Neurosurgery is located in a medical office building that is connected to SSM St. Mary's Hospital via skywalk
Currently practice at one hospital; potential exists for outreach
Call will be 1:6, with a Physician Assistant on call daily. A trauma stipend is currently paid
Hospitalist and Critical Care physicians in place for medical management and admission of non-surgical patients
Competitive two-year guaranteed salary and signing bonus plus a comprehensive benefit package
SSM St. Mary's Hospital, a 440-bed tertiary care and referral center, is an award-winning facility and has been serving South Central Wisconsin since 1912
SSM Health St. Mary's Hospital was named among the nation's 100 Top Hospitals®for 2018 by IBM Watson HealthTM. which spotlights the best-performing hospitals in the U.S. based on clinical, operational and patient satisfaction metrics and data
SSM St. Mary's Hospital is currently elevating its Level III Trauma Program to an ACS Level II Trauma Center
SSM St. Mary's Hospital is the referral hospital for the 7 hospital SSM Wisconsin Region. Our Wisconsin Region also counts 4 additional affiliate hospitals in our network
Madison, population 252,000, consistently ranks as one of the top places in the country to live, work, go to school, play, and raise a family
Madison was recently named as the most livable mid-size city in the United States by Livability.com
The Overture Center http://www.overture.org/ in downtown Madison is a beautiful facility that offers a wide variety of entertainment, including the Madison Symphony, Madison Opera, and visiting performances
SSM Health is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. Qualified applicants are considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other characteristic protected by law.
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Job Responsibilities and Requirements:
Responsible for obtaining call coverage by other medical staff members for holidays, vacations and other time off.
Responsible for the standard of practice for patient population.
Responsibility for maintaining a private office and all clinical decision making within the office during times of service.
Acts as an advisor and consultant in the establishment of operational policies of the practice to include: (1) Purchasing and capital allocations; (2) Managed care plan participation; (3) Budget and practice expenses; (4) Medicare/Medicaid participation; (5) Billing and collection of professional fees; (6) Personnel management and related policies; (7) Risk management and quality assurance; and (8) Coding compliance.
Responsible for after-hours call coverage for patients of the practice, in addition to office appointments.
Participates in community service activities, including speaking engagements, writing and special clinical programs as reasonably requested.
Responsible for all risk management, coding compliance and quality assurance activities and functions in and related to the practice.
Works in a constant state of alertness and safe manner.
Performs other duties as assigned.
Constant use of speech to share information through oral communication.
Constant standing and walking.
Frequent lifting/carrying and pushing/pulling objects weighing 0-25 lbs.
Frequent sitting, reaching and keyboard use/data entry.
Frequent use of vision and depth perception for distances near (20 inches or less) and far (20 feet or more) and to identify and distinguish colors.
Frequent use of smell to detect/recognize odors.
Frequent use of hearing to receive oral communication, distinguish body sounds and/or hear alarms, malfunctioning machinery, etc.
Occasional lifting/carrying and pushing/pulling objects weighing 25-50 lbs.
Occasional lifting/moving of patients.
Occasional bending, stooping, kneeling, squatting, twisting, gripping and repetitive foot/leg and hand/arm movements.
Rare crawling and running.
Licenses / Certifications:
Physician - State of Work Location
Day Shift (United States of America)
62400164 113136-DSMOC Neuro Srgry
Scheduled Weekly Hours:
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