Benefis Health System, is seeking a Neurologist to join an established neurology community in Great Falls, Montana serving 60,000 Great Falls residents as well as 275,000 residents across north central Montana.
Applicants must be board eligible/certified (will consider fellowship trained as well) as this is a unique opportunity for a new physician to be part of a large health system with additional growth potential. Current wait for a new patient is up to 4 months.
There is also opportunity to participate in the development of subspecialty neurology programs.
The neurology department has progressive technology allowing Video EEG monitoring and evaluation of complex neurology patients. We have state of the art Video EEG, EMG and intraoperative monitoring. We have 3 certified EEG technologists and an EMG technologist. There is a 3T MRI, interventional radiology service, Internal Medicine Hospitalist program, top notch Cardiovascular and Oncology service lines and CyberKnife on site.
Great Falls is also home to McLaughlin Research Institute which is internationally known for basic research in the field of neurodegenerative disorders.
Call and Work Hours:
The outpatient clinic is open Monday - Friday 8:00 - 5:00. Inpatient call will be no more than 1:4 and the call is for consults only at one hospital, the outpatient clinic is across the street from the acute care hospital. J1 opportunity is available.
Compensation & Benefits:
This is an employed position with Benefis Medical Group. We offer a nationally competitive compensation and guaranteed salary with a production bonus. Our comprehensive benefits include generous personal and CME paid vacation plans, retirement match, generous CME allowance, relocation assistance, and malpractice coverage with tail.
Great Falls has a city population of 60,000, with a draw of over 275,000 people in north central Montana. We experience mild winters and enjoy blue skies over 300 days per year. Great Falls is a wonderful and safe place to raise a family, with nationally ranked public schools and an average commute of under 12 minutes, making the quality of life in Great Falls unsurpassed in the Rocky Mountain West. Additionally, the Missouri River, a blue-ribbon fly-fishing destination, runs through the middle of town. Outdoor activities include camping, hiking, horseback riding, water& snow skiing, rock & ice climbing, boating, white-water kayaking, off-road motor sports, upland bird, waterfowl, and big-game hunting.
Benefis Health System:
This is your opportunity to be part of an exceptional health system in a state that is well known for its beautiful four seasons and outdoor lifestyle. While enjoying the last best place, you'll have the added benefit of having access to Benefis Health System, one of the state's most modern and progressive healthcare facilities with 500+ beds and over 200 members on medical staff representing 40 specialties. Our state-of-the-art facilities and cutting edge technologies make Benefis an exceptional working environment and one of the Best Places To Work in Healthcare 2014, 2015 and 2016.
As a not-for-profit community health system, Benefis is driven to provide the highest level of care. We serve nearly 230,000 residents across a 15-county region that is bigger than Connecticut, Massachusetts, New Hampshire and Vermont combined. Benefis is the largest non-governmental employer in the Great Falls area, with more than 3,000 employees.Benefis has 530 licensed beds (that includes 146 beds in long-term care, 71 in assisted living and 20 beds at Peace Hospice of Montana) and partners with over 250 area physicians.Our hospital has been recognized for its exceptional work in quality care by providing a wide range of programs and services to help you live the best life possible. We’re here to help you “Live well.”Benefis Health System came about when two Christian-based hospitals became one. Our founders believed in providing good care to all in need, and trusted that this would be accomplished. The Benefis name was derived using Latin root words: "Bene-" meaning good, and "fis-" for faith and trust. It’s these same root words that make up such terms as ‘beneficial’ and ‘confidence’.Benefis has been a trusted provider of care for more than 125 years. And our name speaks to o...ur commitment: good care one can put faith in.Benefis is consistently ranked among America’s top hospitals by the nation’s leading healthcare ratings organizations for a range of services, including cancer care, joint replacement, stroke treatment, wound care and home health.To learn more about our services, continue looking through our website at WWW.BENEFIS.ORG or call 406.455.5000.
We believe that good health is the cornerstone of progress. We are firm in our resolve to make exemplary health care accessible and affordable to all, dedicated to lowering the high rate of cardiovascular disease, including stroke, in minority populations and committed to advocacy and diversity. We are guided by ethical principles in all transactions and strive for excellence in our training and skills.