The neurosurgical/neuroendovascular patient population includes stroke, cerebrovascular disease, intracranial hemorrhage, subarachnoid hemorrhage, intraventricular hemorrhage, Chiari malformation, trigeminal neuralgia, brain tumors including pituitary and acoustic tumors, treated by both traditional open neurosurgical and minimally invasive neuroendovascular techniques.
There is currently no trauma program. Clinical APC support will be offered. All neurocritical care RNs are NIH stroke scale certified and are experienced. The neurointensivist will be expected to lead daily multidisciplinary ICU rounds, supervise APCs, participate in critical care staff continuing education and become an active part of the medical community.
The applicant will also have the opportunity to play an active role in the development of a comprehensive stroke center in Charlotte.
Qualifications include fellowship training as a neurointensivist or neurocritical care physician with BC/BE through the practice track pathway of an ABMS approved program. The applicant must hold or have the ability to gain a NC medical license.
Novant Health offers a competitive salary and benefits package as well as relocation and annual CME allowance.