Clinical Epileptologist - Asheville, NC pd
Mission Hospital, Asheville, NC
Neurology, part of Mission Health in Asheville, NC, is seeking a BC/BE Epileptologist to join our growing comprehensive Epilepsy Center. The incoming candidate will provide outpatient and inpatient services for the diagnosis and management of epilepsy including coverage of a 6 bed Epilepsy Monitoring Unit, interpretation of ambulatory EEGs and critical care EEG monitoring.
* National Association of Epilepsy Centers, Level 3 accreditation
* 24/7 Neurohospitalist coverage including a comprehensive stroke center and neurocritical care unit
* Established 10 member general neurology outpatient practice
* New or experienced physicians encouraged to apply!
* NP support
This opportunity includes competitive compensation and benefits package for you and your loved ones. Please note that this position does not offer visa support.
Mission Health is the North Carolina's sixth-largest health system, with more than 12,000 employees and 2,000 volunteers. Mission Hospital, located in Asheville, is the system's flagship hospital and is licensed for 815 beds. It is the regional referral center for tertiary and quaternary care.
Health traces its roots in the region back to 1885 and currently operates six hospitals, numerous outpatient and surgery centers, home health services and the region's only dedicated Level II trauma center. Its medical staff consists of over 1,000 physicians, certified in more than 50 medical specialties and sub-specialties. Mission Health has seven Centers of Excellence: Cancer, Heart, Neurosciences, Orthopedics, Trauma, Women's Health and Mission Children's Hospital, the region's only children's hospital.
Other Mission Health member hospitals include Angel Medical Center in Franklin, Blue Ridge Regional Hospital in Spruce Pine, Highlands-Cashiers Hospital in Highlands, McDowell Hospital in Marion and Transylvania Regional Hospital in Brevard.
Whether you enjoy outdoor adventures, arts and culture, shopping or fine cuisine, Asheville offers something for everyone! With over 200 waterfalls and four navigable rivers, hiking trails for all skill levels and fantastic terrain for both road and mountain bikes, it is no surprise that Asheville is consistently rated a top U.S. adventure town. On weekends, Asheville hosts a variety of outdoor festivals celebrating the town's vibrant mosaic of art, dance, music and food. Asheville is known not only for its dynamic food scene and microbreweries but also for ethnic and exotic dining, including vegetarian and vegan options at nearly all of the area's 250-plus independent restaurants.
Asheville is a community like no other. With its exceptional healthcare system, quality schools and a wealth of recreational and culture activities, all surrounded by the majestic Blue Ridge Mountains, there truly is no better place to call home!