Neurology Job In San Jose, California
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Job Summary:Neurology Opportunity in San Jose, CA
Exciting opportunity to work in an established neurology private practice in the Bay Area. We are seeking a talented neurologist with an interest in stroke.
• Board certified or board eligible in neurology
• Opportunities for leadership development and skillset diversification
• Interest in further developing a world-class stroke program
• Competitive salary and benefits
• Partnership opportunity
• Signing bonus and relocation assistance
• Inpatient and outpatient neurological subspecialty services available for development
• Growth opportunity with a 40% increased need for neurology services over the next few years
About Good Samaritan Hospital:
Good Samaritan Hospital is recognized as a leader in neurosciences, high-risk obstetrics, comprehensive cancer services, advanced cardiology, and innovative surgery techniques. The 474-bed facility, founded in 1965, offers a full range of comprehensive services, some of which include: designated STEMI receiving center in Santa Clara County, cardiovascular services using state-ofthe-art technology, and innovative robotics program for orthopedics, spine, general surgery, bariatrics, gynecology, and urology. Good Samaritan Hospital was one of the first community hospitals certified in the US as a Primary Stroke Center in 2005 and the first of its kind to be certified as a Comprehensive Stroke Center in 2013. Good Samaritan also has an established Endovascular program designed to treat acute ischemic/hemorrhagic strokes and neurosurgical emergencies. With 21 beds dedicated to the Neurosciences ICU, we have full back up from neurocritical care ICU physicians and neurosurgeons. Robust orthopedics and spine care program with dedicated inpatient unit and designation for hip and knee replacement by the Joint Commission Gold Seal of Approval and Blue Distinction Center by Anthem Blue Cross. Readers of Bay Area Parent magazine have chosen Good Samaritan Hospital as the “Bay Area’s Best Place to Have a Baby” and “Family Favorite Hospital” for over 10 years. San Jose is the cultural, financial, and political center of Silicon Valley and the largest city in Northern California by both population and area. With a population of over 1 million, San Jose is one of the best places to live in California with highly-rated public schools. The city also boasts great proximity to all of Northern California’s areas of interest due to its position in the greater Santa Clara Valley. Over 300 days of sunshine and a panoramic view of the Santa Clara Mountains make San Jose a beautiful urban retreat.
San Jose, California, is home to the largest concentration of technology expertise in the world--over 6,600 technology companies employing 254,000 people. A beautiful climate year-round offers a wide variety of exciting cultural, recreational, educational and entertainment opportunities as the 10th largest city in the U.S. Residential options range from urban loft living, traditional tree-lined neighborhoods to mountain top retreats. Superior recreation opportunities from hiking and biking to surfing/skiing. Excellent public schools and multiple private school options.
Good Samaritan (Good Sam) Hospital: acute care 429-bed hospital serving San Jose, Silicon Valley and surrounding counties in two locations: main campus in San Jose and Mission Oaks campus in Los Gatos. Good Samaritan provides tertiary services including cardiology, cardiovascular surgery, cancer treatment, advanced obstetrics/gynecology, in-patient and outpatient psychiatric services, in-patient rehabilitation, JCAHO-certified Primary Stroke Center, Level III Neonatal Intensive Care Unit, behavioral health and specialized surgery. Outpatient services include same day surgery, diagnostic imaging, cardiology, clinical laboratory, radiation oncology and the BreastCare Center. Readers of Bay Area Parent magazine chose Good Sam as "Bay Area's Best Place to Have a Baby" and "Family Favorite Hospital" for 10 consecutive years. Acute Rehabilitation Program is the only Silicon Valley hospital with a CARF accreditation specifically for stroke. Good Samaritan was again the only northern Calif. hospital to receive Outstanding Achievement Award from American College of Surgeons Commission on Cancer, 2008. Accreditation as Chest Pain Center for superior performance in emergency response, cath lab and cardiovascular surgery.
Technology: Interventional Neuro-Radiology in new biplane angiography suite; dedicated Oncology Unit with Palliative Care Program and Radiation Oncology center with latest targeted radiation equipment to improve accuracy, reduce treatment time and minimize damage to surrounding tissue, supported by new CT simulator and new linear accelerator. Diagnostic imaging: MRI with Excite software which improves imaging, speed and accuracy, enhancing emergency care and decreasing out-patient wait times. New 3.0 Tesla MRI. Combined PET/CT offers patients a single procedure and gives physicians earlier detection and diagnosis, more accurate staging and more precise treatment of oncology patients. A 64-slice CT gives Good Sam tremendous speed in emergencies and significantly expanded capacities for brain, cardiac and GI studies.