Locum Tenens Neurosurgery Job in Missouri

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Staff Care


Locum Tenens

Job Description & Requirements
Neurosurgeon - (Neurosurgery) Locum Tenens
StartDate: ASAP Available Shifts: 24 Hour/Day Pay Rate: $267.00 - 334.00

Facility in northwestern Missouri seeks a Neurosurgeon for 24-hour hospital coverage, to include 8 hours on-site per day. Physician will be required to perform emergency neurosurgeries while on call. Patient census is 7-20 per day and is primarily adult and geriatrics. Call a Staff Care recruiter for more information.

A neurosurgeon (locum tenens) specializes in treating nervous system-related diseases through surgical procedures. They may perform operations to treat conditions such as neck and head injuries, brain tumors, and even back problems. While many neurosurgeons practice general neurosurgery, there are a wide range of specializations as well, including vascular/endovascular, peripheral nerve, and skull base subspecialties. Neurosurgery is an extremely research-oriented field, with many neurosurgeons devoting their lives to refining the procedures that are used to treat nervous system-related conditions.

About the Facility
With its accredited chest pain center, accredited cancer center, and the regions only Level II trauma center and Level III NICU, the committed staff at this 221 private room facility focus on providing compassionate care and the best possible customer service. Featuring state-of-the-art equipment and technology and some of the latest clinic services available to patients, this hospital is proud to offer a full range of services including orthopedic, neuroscience, womens, and outpatient care.

Facility Location
The fourth largest city in Missouri, Independence is known as the "Queen City of the Trails." With a name like Independence, you can expect the city to wear its culture and patriotism on its sleeve. Santa-Cali-Gon Days is one of the city's biggest annual draws, a Labor Day festival held intermittently since 1940. Independence has a wealth of museums, both historical and arts oriented. Be sure to check out the fascinatingly decadent Vaile Mansion, a 30 room mansion built in the late 1800s.

Job Benefits
Staff Care typically arranges medical or dental malpractice insurance for contractor physicians and other specialists with whom we match to client opportunities. In addition, Staff Care locum tenens positions regularly receive highly competitive pay and a dedicated team to handle all travel, lodging, rental, and transportation needs.

About the Company
Staff Care, an AMN Healthcare company, is the nation's leader in locum tenens staffing. We provide flexible, temporary employment options for physicians, clinicians, and other allied health professionals in all specialties with a variety of healthcare organizations, typically with interim contracts lasting from one week to one year. AMN Healthcare is an EEO/AA/Disability/Protected Veteran Employer. We encourage minority and female applicants to apply.

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