Vascular Neurologist for Primary Stroke Center - Virginia
September 14, 2018
Full Time - Experienced
Vascular Neurologist for Primary Stroke Center in Roanoke, Virginia
Carilion Clinic, headquarted in Roanoke, Virginia, is seeking a board certified or board eligible neurologist who is fellowship trained in vascular neurology. Neurocritical care experience is preferred but not required. The physician will work closely with neurosurgeons, neurologist and a highly capable neurointerventional team to serve established multidisciplinary programs associated with the Carilion Clinic Stroke Center. On site team of stroke neurologist, neurosurgeons, neurointerventionalists and rehab physicians offer patients 24/7 lifesaving treatment and is supported by a full time stroke coordinator.
Full time, salaried position
Academic appointment at the Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine
Newly established Neurology residency program
Seeking Neurologist with emphasis on Stroke
Stroke Fellowship training is required
Competitive compensation with employer funded pension plan offered
A Stroke Medical Directorship may be offered to a qualified candidate
Carilion Clinic Stroke Program:
Primary Stroke Center designation with Gold Seal from Joint commission and plan is in the works to obtain Comprehensive Stroke Program designation.
Hospitalist/Intensivist/ Neurosurgery/ Neurointerventional team/ Vascular Surgery support.
34 bed Inpatient Rehab unit onsite with 5 dedicated for brain injury patients
Possibility of continued and expanded participation in clinical trials and research in collaboration with Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute and Virginia Tech University
Carilion Clinic is a network of 7 hospitals with a large geographic footprint and is supported 24/7 by Life-Guard program with 4 helicopters and air ambulance crew.
Great Place to Raise a Family
The Roanoke Valley is located in the heart of the Blue Ridge Mountains at the southern tip of Virginia’s Shenandoah Valley in Southwest Virginia. A beautiful 22,000-acre lake is just a short drive from town, offering superb bass fishing, boating and swimming. For those loving the outdoors, Roanoke offers a mild four-season climate. With the Appalachian Trail and the Blue Ridge Parkway close by, skiing, hiking, and biking are all close at hand. Roanoke also offers great shopping, fantastic restaurants, its own symphony orchestra, live theatre, opera, ballet, and many other culturally diverse attractions. The region has an excellent public school system, and there are six colleges and universities within an hours’ drive.
Carilion Clinic is a not-for-profit health care organization serving nearly one million people in Virginia through hospitals, outpatient specialty centers and advanced primary care practices. Led by multi-specialty physician teams with a shared philosophy that puts the patient first, Carilion is committed to improving outcomes for every patient while advancing the quality of care through medical education and research.