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Neurohospitalists

Meritas Health Neurology is actively seeking two (2) neurohospitalists to join an established group of seven neurologists in providing inpatient care at North Kansas City Hospital. The practice enjoys an excellent and long-standing reputation in the Kansas City Northland.

North Kansas City Hospital

  • Highly regarded, large community hospital
  • 451 beds
  • 42 ICU beds  (14 beds are dedicated to Neuro-Trauma)
  • Newly developed neurohospitalist program seeking general neurohospitalists; additional vascular or critical care training helpful.
  • Magnet designated hospital for achieving highest level of recognition for excellence in nursing care
  • Primary Stroke Center certification (Dec 2019)
  • Transitioning to fully integrated system with clinics and hospital on Cerner EMR to improve care coordination (May 2020)
  • State of the art Emergency Department with telemedicine available for acute stroke assessment by comprehensive stroke center vascular neurologist

Competitive Compensation and Benefits Package

  • Initial two-year employment agreement with salary guarantee
  • Signing bonus
  • Relocation expenses paid
  • Medical/Dental/Vision Insurance
  • Generous retirement benefit
  • Life insurance and Short term/Long term disability insurance
  • CME Allowance

Responsibilities

  • Inpatient only
  • Schedule: 7 days on/7 days off
  • Census: average of 7-8 new patients and 5-7 follow ups per day

Qualifications 

  • MD/DO from an Accredited School of Medicine
  • Board Certified/Board Eligible
  • Licensed or eligible to obtain a license with the State of Missouri

Contact

Darci Deskin, Physician Recruiter
Meritas Health/North Kansas City Hospital
913.951.7748 cell
816.691.5472 office
darci.deskin@nkch.org

Neurology