The Department of Neurology at the University of Maryland School of Medicine and the University of Maryland Medical Center, seeks a full-time neurohospitalist at the Assistant or Associate Professor level. Clinical responsibilities include care of inpatients on the general neurology service, care of patients in the step-down neurology Intermediate Care Unit, and neurological consultations in the emergency department. Neurohospitalists will also work closely with the stroke and epilepsy teams. Neuro-hospitalists will have a limited outpatient practice primarily seeing hospital discharge follow-up patients. Teaching responsibilities include supervision of residents and medical students on the inpatient service as well as didactic lectures to students, residents, and fellows. Expectations are for close interaction with the Inter-Disciplinary Discharge Team, physical and occupational therapy, and Rehabilitation Medicine to secure quality metrics in length of stay, timely discharges, fall risk, hospital acquired infections, and readmission rates. Faculty appointment is in the Department of Neurology, University of Maryland School of Medicine. Applicants must have board certification or eligibility in neurology; neurohospitalist and/or vascular neurology and/or neuro-critical care fellowship training is preferred.
Qualifications - External
UMB is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected Veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law or policy.
Qualifications Maryland licensure required Job Faculty Organization School of Medicine
Organization: School of Medicine - Clinical Departments
Job Posting: Jun 2, 2021
Internal Number: 174283
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