Neurologist Needed for a 13 Week Assignment in Mason City, IA

$240 / hour
Job description

MercyOne (formally Mercy North Iowa in Mason City, IA) is currently seeking a Board Certified Neurology Physician to assist with Locum Tenens coverage.

• Hospital Address: 1000 4th St. SW, Mason City IA 50401

• Start Date: July 1st – 13 week assignment + possible extension

• Schedule: One week on / off, or two weeks on / off

• Shift Hours: 8A - 5P

• Call: Yes, 1:3

• Estimated Average Daily Census: Clinic 12-15 / Inpatient 2

• Credentialing Timeframe: 4 - 6 weeks

• EMR: Clinic –Paper / Hospital - Cerner

• Prefer active IA license but will consider all submissions

Typical Cases:

• General neuro; List of preferred procedures: EEG, EMG, NCV, evoked potentials, paint management procedures, peripheral nerve blocks, spinal/parispinal/epidural blocks, botox, sleep studies, disability evaluation

Other:

• When the neurologist is on call, Provider will spend 5-6 hours seeing patients in the clinic, then round the other 2-3 hours; the hospital needs 24 hour call coverage for stroke- The hospital typically have 200-300 stroke alerts/year; we will need night and weekend call coverage- split with 2 other providers

Candidate Requirements Iowa Phone interview
Clinical Workload — Combined This job consists of both inpatient and outpatient work.
Benefits Nomad will provide medical malpractice insurance:
  • Coverage: Occurrence-based
  • Claim Limit: $1.0M
  • Aggregate Limit: $3.0M
  • Carrier: Coverys