Neurosurgery Job In Johnstown, Pennsylvania
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The Conemaugh Physician Group, a dynamic, growing hospital-employed, multi-specialty integrated group practice located in Johnstown, PA, is seeking a Neurosurgeon who will also serve as Medical Director of the Neuroscience Service Line. The ideal candidate will be an experienced leader and enthusiastic surgeon with excellent interpersonal and clinical skills. Procedures will range from routine to complex neurosurgical cases with focused needs for spine and trauma management. The candidate needs to possess an interdisciplinary team approach in following clinical pathways and the ability to individualize patient care while demonstrating positive clinical outcomes in surgeries using state-of-the-art equipment. Board Certified by the American Board of Neurological Surgeons and fellowship trained in spine is needed. The office is conveniently located on the hospital campus for this inpatient/outpatient practice which is supported by midlevel assistance. There will be equal call rotation with the existing two neurosurgeons. There are leadership responsibilities as Medical Director of Neuroscience Center along with available teaching opportunities. A generous salary, full benefits and paid malpractice is part to the financial package.
The city of Johnstown is home to high-performing schools and safe, affordable neighborhoods that make working, living and raising a family in west central Pennsylvania special. The region is alive with music and the performing arts including the Johnstown Symphony and the Johnstown Concert Ballet. Opportunities for educational advancement are prevalent including the University of Pittsburgh at Johnstown, Saint Francis University, Mount Aloysius College, Pennsylvania Highlands Community College, and Cambria-Rowe Business College. Previously an industrial community, Johnstown was known for 'modernized steel production' producing of millions of tons of steel for railroads, warships, bridges and common nails. Many of the steel industry's greatest advances were forged in Johnstown, including the Bessemer process and the three-high rolling mill. Johnstown gained national attention in May 1889 when the South Fork dam broke causing a devastating flood taking 2,209 lives. In years following the flood, immigrants still arriving in Johnstown brought customs, religions and cuisines of their homelands, all of which contributed to the now heritage-rich character of the city.
Hiking, biking and running trails through woods and across streams are prevalent in Johnstown, PA. Four-season recreation is prevalent including winter activities at some of the most acclaimed resorts on the East Coast, and summer fun throughout the community including heritage and craft festivals, and attractions like nearby Idlewild Park & SoakZone, voted Best Children's Park. Johnstown is home to the All-American Amateur Baseball Association Tournament held each summer, the Johnstown Tomahawks - member of the North American Hockey League, the World's Steepest Vehicular Inclined Plane, and interactive museums that celebrate the area's heritage.
Conemaugh Health System is the largest health care provider in west central Pennsylvania, serving over a half-million patients each year through the Conemaugh Physician Group and Medical Staff, a network of hospitals, specialty clinics and patient focused programs. Conemaugh’s 4,500+ employees and 350+ physicians are committed to excellence and repeatedly earn state and national recognition for exceptional clinical outcomes. Conemaugh Memorial Medical Center, the system’s flagship hospital, provides sophisticated technology, the highest levels of trauma and neonatal intensive care and a committed history of training tomorrow’s physicians, nurses and allied health providers.