Neurology - Section Chief - Academic Opportunity

Posted on Jan 23, 2019 by Health eCareers

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Education
Immediate Start
Annual Salary
Full-Time
Saint Francis Hospital and Medical Center has an opportunity for a Neurology physician who is highly experienced and a visionary to serve as Section Chief in an academic Neurology department located in Hartford, Connecticut. This is an excellent opportunity for a proven Neurologist to maximize their experience and provide clinical and academic leadership to an established team that includes four full time Neurologists and three APRNs. This role will allow for adequate time for managerial duties and strategic growth initiatives, while also conducting clinical care in a predominantly outpatient setting. Minimal inpatient coverage will be required but a more robust inpatient clinical role can be discussed if the successful candidate has an interest in providing more inpatient care. The successful candidate should be a Board Certified Neurologist with experience working within an academic setting, a strong administrative aptitude and a proven ability to lead. Leadership is seeking an individual who values the ongoing pursuit of clinical knowledge and research and who can identify and pursue new ventures to support the growth of the service line. This individual should be an energetic leader who wants to maintain a clinical practice while overseeing the operations and staffing of the Neurology department. As part of Trinity Health Of New England - the region's largest nonprofit health system - providers experience a culture of collaborative practice that empowers physicians to work at their highest level, while allowing time for professional development and family life. Whether you are focused on providing outstanding patient-centered care, teaching the next generation of care providers or growing into a leadership role, you will thrive at Trinity Health Of New England. RECRUITMENT PACKAGE Saint Francis Hospital and Medical Center offers a competitive compensation and benefits plan. ABOUT THE FACILITY Saint Francis Hospital and Medical Center is a 617-bed acute care hospital in Hartford, Connecticut serving the north central Connecticut area since 1897. Part of Trinity Health Of New England, the region's largest health system, it is a high-performing Level II Trauma Center (seeking ACS Level I trauma verification in the upcoming year) and an advanced tertiary care referral center with a robust group of consultants and specialists. Saint Francis Hospital and Medical Center is also a major teaching hospital, academically affiliated with both the University of Connecticut School of Medicine and the Frank H. Netter MD School of Medicine at Quinnipiac University. It offers opportunities to conduct clinical research and teach graduate and undergraduate medical and surgical learners. Saint Francis Hospital and Medical Center is routinely ranked among the best in the nation for patient safety and quality of care. The hospital is frequently honored by some of the most prestigious organizations and groups, including Becker's Hospital Review, CareChex® and WomenCertified®. In 2016, Saint Francis was ranked among Health Care's Most Wired hospitals, selected by Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield as a Blue Distinction Center for Spine Surgery, and recognized by HIMSS Analytics as an Electronic Medical Record Adoption Model (EMRAM) Stage 7 organization. The hospital is also the proud recipient of multiple Women's Choice Awards and is recognized as a Stroke Center by The Joint Commission. In addition, Saint Francis has received the American College of Cardiology's National Cardiovascular Data Registry (NCDR) ACTION Registry-Get With The Guidelines Platinum Performance Achievement Award for the fifth consecutive year, making it the only hospital in Connecticut to consistently achieve this exceptional care. These recognitions are a testament to the level of care, innovative treatment and attention to detail that Saint Francis Hospital and Medical Center physicians and advanced practitioners provide to patients each day. Trinity Health Of New England is just beginning its story. Formed in 2015, the regional ministry's roots date back more than 100 years. The region's largest and most comprehensive not-for-profit Catholic health system is a strategic partnership that includes Saint Francis Hospital and Medical Center and Mount Sinai Rehabilitation Hospital in Hartford, Connecticut; Johnson Memorial Hospital in Stafford Springs, Connecticut; Saint Mary's Hospital in Waterbury, Connecticut; and Mercy Medical Center in Springfield, Massachusetts. Trinity Health Of New England serves a population of 3 million people with a singular patient focus: providing the best possible care, for the best possible outcomes. Focused on provider collaboration and rapidly growing, there are over 13,000 physicians, advanced practitioners and caregivers who, like you, put their patients above all else. This duality of progressive caregiving, combined with a deep commitment to meeting the needs of the most underserved in our communities, is a formula that resonates deeply with the legacies of our clinical partners in this region. Trinity Health Of New England's collaborative practice model empowers physicians to work at their highest level-and allows time for professional development and family life. Whether focused on providing outstanding patient-centered care, teaching the next generation of care providers or growing into a leadership role, it's time to join Trinity Health Of New England. As a member of Trinity Health, based in Livonia, Michigan, one of the nation's largest multi-institutional Catholic health care delivery systems, Trinity Health Of New England is uniquely positioned to advance health care through alliances with the University of Connecticut School of Medicine, the Frank H. Netter MD School of Medicine at Quinnipiac University, and through its own research institutions dedicated to the development of primary care, new treatments for cancer and MS, and much more. COMMUNITY DESCRIPTION Hartford, Connecticut - The state capital, has a population of approximately 125,000 residents. Home to Armsmear, the historic residence of industrialist Samuel Colt, inventor of the Colt revolver, Hartford now hosts major corporations, including Aetna, Cigna, United Technologies and Bank of America. It is also a city of neighborhoods-from "Little Italy" in the South End to the ornate homes of Keney Park to Upper Albany, known for its Caribbean restaurants. Hartford is home to the Mark Twain House & Museum, Bushnell Center for the Performing Arts, the renowned Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art and the Connecticut Science Center. Hartford has good public and private schools, as well as higher-education institutions, including Trinity College and the University of Connecticut. Hartford is served by major highways, Amtrak, Connecticut Transit and Bradley International Airport. Trinity Health is one of the largest multi-institutional Catholic health care delivery systems in the nation. We serve people and communities in 22 states from coast to coast with more than 90 hospitals and 120 continuing care facilities - including home care, hospice, PACE and senior living facilities and programs that provide nearly two million visits annually. Trinity Health employs more than 131,000 colleagues, including 5,300 employed physicians. Our mission: We, Trinity Health, serve together in the spirit of the Gospel as a compassionate and transforming healing presence within our communities. We support this mission by living our core values of Reverence, Commitment to Those Who are Poor, Justice, Stewardship, and Integrity. Committed to recruiting talented physicians, we are looking for physicians who share our values and want to help us fulfill the health care needs of the communities we serve. At Trinity Health, we value the physician relationship and focus on partnering with our physicians. Whether you are a practicing physician looking to relocate or a medical resident, we offer opportunities with the flexibility to fit your individual needs. If you would like to be part of Trinity Health, we encourage you to explore this opportunity at . If you are interested in this opportunity and would like to submit your CV, please email or call Trinity Health Physician Recruitment at . Trinity Health Of New England - has an excellent opportunity for a Board Certified or Board Eligible Neurology physician who specializes in Multiple Sclerosis to deliver care at the state-of-the-art Mandell Center based in Springfield, Massachusetts.) Eastern Connecticut Health Network, a hospital-based healthcare system in Manchester, Conn., is seeking a full-time neurologist (outpatient) to join its team.)

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