The Inpatient Neurology Team at Sunrise Hospital and Medical Center is Expanding
Our comprehensive stroke center is in need of a talented, personable physician to join our team of 3 employed neurologists. This is a 7/on-7/off opportunity and you will be expected to work 2 weeks a month. In addition to a comprehensive compensation and benefits package, the incoming candidate will also receive a call stipend. Stroke training is required to qualify.
The Joint Commission certified Advanced Comprehensive Stroke Center at Sunrise Hospital is the only one of its kind in Las Vegas offering diagnosis, treatment, rehabilitation, education and outreach. Our trained team of doctors and nurses specializing in stroke treatment work to identify stroke symptoms as quickly as possible, beginning with emergency medical service workers in the community. By the time a patient arrives at the hospital, the stroke team is ready.
The center also educates and builds awareness of stroke symptoms among healthcare professionals and the community.
In addition, the Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities or CARF has accredited our inpatient and outpatient neuro-rehabilitation. We follow the highest standards in helping patients regain physical strength and speech function. Our goal is to help our patients adapt to their new lifestyle as smoothly as possible.
SUNRISE HOSPITAL/SUNRISE CHILDREN'S HOSPITAL
Year Established 1958
Specialties: Neurosciences, Orthopedics, Cardiology, Oncology, Digestive Health, Trauma Services, Surgical Services, Women's Services
As Nevada's largest acute care facility and Level II Trauma Center, Sunrise Hospital and Medical Center offers high quality, patient-centered healthcare to the residents of southern Nevada, its surrounding region and millions of visitors that come to Las Vegas. Together, we are a community dedicated to healing. We are home to Nevada's first and only Joint Commission Accredited Advanced Comprehensive Stroke Center. In addition to having the busiest Emergency Department in Nevada, Sunrise Hospital offers advanced cardiac care through its Heart Center and is also home to a County-designated STEMI receiving center. Sunrise Hospital also features The Breast Center, which is accredited by the National Accreditation Program for Breast Centers (NAPBC), provides an enhanced level of care with a comprehensive team experienced in all aspects of breast health. Sunrise Hospital also offers the only inpatient rehabilitation facility in southern Nevada to be accredited by the Commission on the Accreditation of Rehab Facilities (CARF). This service is also home to the only Ventilation Rehabilitation (Vent Rehab) program in the state of Nevada. The program's unique feature is that rehabilitation is started in the ICU, even if the patient is on mechanical ventilation. Such early intervention is designed to shorten the time it takes for the patient to come off of the ventilator and speeds physical recovery. In addition to sharing a campus with Sunrise Children's Hospital, Sunrise Hospital is also home to the Nevada Neurosciences Institute, offering complete neurological care for adults and hospitalized children including treatment for stroke, epilepsy and multiple sclerosis.
Located in the heart of Las Vegas, America's fastest growing city. Only Las Vegas can offer world-class amenities, warm weather, a low cost of living and no state income tax.
Nationally, we are part of Hospital Corporation of America (HCA), one of the nation's leading healthcare systems. Offering competitive benefits, professional development and growth opportunities, locally Sunrise Hospital is part of the Sunrise Health System comprising Sunrise Children's Hospital, Southern Hills Hospital, MountainView Hospital and several surgery, diagnostic imaging and urgent care centers.