Position Summary HSHS Medical Group is recruiting for a Board Certified or Board Eligible, Neurologist to join our Team of Providers at St. Mary’s Hospital in Decatur, Illinois- Only 30 minutes from Springfield, Illinois the State Capital. St. Mary’s is a Certified Stroke Center. The Neurologist will work with an experienced Neurology Support Team. St. Mary’s Hospital Stroke Center has a holistic approach when treating their Stroke patients. They use an interdisciplinary approach which works closely with area Neurologists, Neurosurgeons, Therapists, Dieticians, Neuropsychologists, and Message Therapist, which allows for the care of the whole patient, mind, body and spirit. The Neurologist will work with one full-time Neurologist, and 1 Nurse Practitioner and enjoy 1:4 call rotation. The Neurologist will maintain an outpatient, practice-based clinic and provide inpatient services. The Neurologist would share call with 2 other area Neurologist to provide a good work life balance. Provides direct clinical treatment services to patients and their families on an outpatient and inpatient basis, insuring that patients receive the treatment necessary to treat their diagnosis or disorder. Works constructively and collaboratively with other health professionals. Focuses on attaining high standards of health care in their area of clinical expertise . Duties may include instructing, monitoring, and advising junior medical officers or other health care professionals as appropriate.
Education Doctorate-Medicine Required
Experience Competent in delivery of healthcare services for adolescents, adults and geriatric patients. Age specific competency is measured by a variety of methods, which may include, but not be limited to, self-learning packets, review of age specific guidelines, direct observation, video, simulation, unit-based class, policies and procedures, or chart review.
Certifications, Licenses and Registrations Must be licensed for Physician and Surgeon in the state. Must also maintain an Controlled Substance license for the state and Federal DEA when applicable to their specialty. Must have successfully completed, or in the process of completing, an accredited residency program. Must maintain active medical colleague's privileges and medical colleague's membership. Must be board certification or board eligible. Licensed in the state of practice.