Psychiatry & Neurology
NeuroHospitalist Physician - Melbourne, FL
Health First Medical Group is looking for a Neurohospitalist to join their team in Melbourne, Florida
Practice Location: Holmes Regional Medical Center
514 beds, Level II Trauma Center, Stroke Center of Excellence
Brevard’s largest center for the treatment of Strokes
A roof-top landing site for the First Flight EC135 medical helicopter has dedicated elevator access to the stroke intervention services
First and only hospital in Brevard to offer life-changing Interventional Neuroradiology procedures
Schedule: 7 days on / 7 days off (7am-7pm) with 3 Neurohospitalists on per shift
Desired Procedures/Case Mix: EEG, EMG, Epilepsy, Strike, IVTPA
Average patient volume: 13-15 patients
Call Structure: Share night call with other Neurohospitalists (1:3)
On call every 3rd night of the week; since there are 3 neurohospitalists working per shift, one week you will have 2 days of night call and the other week you will have 3 days of night call.
Call volume is very light – average 5 phone calls/month and rarely called in. Neurohospitalists are only called in when the case is ready (silver platter service). Our certified Telestroke program assists greatly with call.
Health First Medical Group
Health First Medical Group is part of Health First which is a regional health care organization based in Brevard County with more than 400 providers practicing at more than 25 office locations in over 50 different specialties. Health First Medical Group is the oldest and largest multi-specialty group on the space coast.
About Health First
Health First is a premier health system and the only fully Integrated Delivery Network serving Central Florida. Health First has been providing quality care to Brevard county residents for over 23 years. Health First delivers healthcare services through a network comprised of 4 hospitals with 868 beds, a health plan, and outpatient/wellness services including diagnostics, home health care, sleep centers, fitness facilities, pharmacy, cardiac rehabilitation, physical therapy, aging services, a hospice program, and bone/wellness center. In 2018, Health First treated more than 1,000 stroke patients across the system.
Community - Florida’s space coast is a fantastic place to work and play!
Situated on the east coast of Florida, Brevard County, is positioned midway between Jacksonville and Miami and approximately 60 miles east of Orlando, Florida.
Family-oriented, hometown feel community nestled along the Atlantic Ocean with 72 miles of pristine beaches and year-round tropical weather.
Affordable living and no state income tax!
Highly-rated school system - public schools ranked 3rd in the state with 98% rated A/B
The Space Coast is not only the birthplace of space, but also known as a tech hub; expanding industries featuring electronics, aerospace/aviation, high-tech manufacturing, communications, and homeland security and defense.
Abundance of outdoor recreation with year-round fishing, boating, surfing, golfing, swimming, cycling, tennis, and more!
Local and regional attractions include: Kennedy Space Center, Sebastian Inlet State Park, Brevard Zoo, Walt Disney World, SeaWorld, and Universal Studios; Port Canaveral provides easy access to many cruises!
Compensation & Benefit Package
Competitive Base Salary & Bonus opportunity
Retirement Savings Options
Insurance (health, dental, vision, life, short & long-term disability, supplemental & dependent life)
Other: fitness center membership, childcare services, paid vacation, education stipend, relocation allowance, relocation bonus, employee assistance, and many other optional benefits including auto, legal, pet insurance, and more.