| Job Opportunity - Louisville, Kentucky |
Neurologist specializing in headache medicine
Norton Healthcare's Headache & Concussion Center, a part of Norton Neuroscience Institute, is seeking a neurologist with an interest in headache disorders. The Headache & Concussion Center, an extension of Norton Neurology Services, is composed of 18 neurologists and nine advanced practice providers, offering multispecialty neurology and support services for patients and their families/caregivers. The Norton Neuroscience Institute Resource Center provides support groups; therapeutic and exercise programs; assistance with disability, employment, housing and financial decisions; and an on-site registered nurse navigator to assist in educating and facilitating care. About the position • Competitive salary with additional bonus available • Opportunity to provide outpatient and/or inpatient coverage • Ability to provide on-call stroke coverage, which includes additional call compensation; not required • Additional bonus available based on productivity, quality metrics and physician engagement • Electronic medical records system (Epic) integrated into the practice and hospitals • Participation in annual continuing medical education symposiums within Norton Neuroscience Institute • Research opportunities and support available through the Norton Healthcare Office of Research Administration
Requirements for the position • Medical degree/diploma • Residency/fellowship certification • Kentucky medical license or license eligible
About Norton Neuroscience Institute One in every three people — some 1.7 million in Kentucky and Southern Indiana alone — will be affected by a neurological disorder at some point in life. Established in early 2009, Norton Neuroscience Institute is the region's leading provider of neurological care. Its team of specialists is dedicated to providing patients and their families with advanced treatment for complex neurological disorders, including ALS; aneurysms; brain tumors; epilepsy; headache and concussion; movement disorders, including Parkinson's disease; multiple sclerosis; pediatric neurosurgery; spinal injuries and disorders; stroke; and more. With 30 subspecialty fellowship-trained neurosurgeons, neurologists, neuropsychologists and support staff, area residents no longer have to leave Louisville for specialized neurological care and rehabilitation. In 2015, Norton Brownsboro Hospital achieved the prestigious designation of Comprehensive Stroke Center by The Joint Commission and the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association. This means the hospital's stroke care team is able to treat the most complex cases and work toward providing the best possible outcomes for patients. Patients and their families also have access to patient navigators and support services through the Norton Neuroscience Institute Resource Center, the Center for Independent Living and rehabilitation services. The center offers health information and assistance with getting connected to clinical trials, educational programs, support services, community resources and more to help patients live better. More information is available at NortonNeuroscienceInstitute.com.
About Norton Medical Group
Norton Medical Group maintains 21 years' experience operating physician practices and Norton Immediate Care Centers throughout Kentucky and Southern Indiana. A division of Norton Healthcare, Norton Medical Group provides comprehensive management and support services to its medical providers and locations. More than 800 employed medical providers and nearly 2,600 employees work in 225 locations. Patients have access to multidisciplinary resources through the division's extensive network of primary and specialty care practices and urgent care centers. More information is available at NortonMedicalGroup.com.
About Norton Healthcare
For 130 years, Norton Healthcare's faith heritage has guided its mission to provide quality health care to all those it serves. Today, Norton Healthcare is a leader in serving adult and pediatric patients throughout Greater Louisville, Southern Indiana, the commonwealth of Kentucky and beyond. The hospital and health care system is the Louisville area's third largest private employer, providing care at 225 locations throughout Greater Louisville and Southern Indiana. The Louisville-based not-for-profit system includes five Louisville hospitals with 1,837 licensed beds; seven outpatient centers; 13 Norton Immediate Care Centers; more than 13,000 employees; more than 800 employed medical providers; and approximately 2,000 total physicians on its medical staff. In 2015 Norton Healthcare was named by Healthiest Employers as the 11th healthiest place to work in the country. More information about Norton Healthcare is available at NortonHealthcare.com.
Norton Healthcare is an Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/Disability/Veteran/ Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity