Neurosurgery Locum Tenens Physician Jobs

A neurosurgeon focuses on the prevention, diagnosis, treatment, and rehabilitation of nervous system disorders. The nervous system consists of the brain, spinal cord, peripheral nerves, and the cerebrovascular system. When a problem occurs, surgery is used to correct neurological problems.

Education

To work as a neurosurgeon, one must complete four years of an undergraduate education, typically in biology or related field, four years of medical school, and seven years of residency work.

Salary and Work

The median salary for a Neurosurgeon is $393,070, which varies based on location and experience. Although the salary is generous, neurosurgeons can be called upon day or night and may work upwards of 60 hours per week. Neurosurgeons work in a variety of practice settings ranging from general surgery to specialty practices like pediatrics, spine, tumor, and skull base.

In addition to expertise in the operating room, a neurosurgeon must console the emotional needs of patients and family members, especially among those suffering from brain disorders. Patience and understanding are critical skills to have while in this position.

Personality

Those who work in neurosurgery must be confident, considering they must make patients and loved ones feel like they are in good hands.

Neurosurgeon Tasks

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<li>Discuss outcomes and potential courses of action with patients, and assist them in the decision-making process.</li>

<li>Perform surgical procedures, both exploratory and for treatment.</li>

<li>Document and track all treatments, diagnoses, medications, and other health data.</li>

<li>Interview patients, evaluate test results, and diagnose conditions or the absence of conditions.</li>

<li>Teach medical students and supervise residents.</li>

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Feb 12, 2018

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Honor Medical Staffing - MI

Physician Assistants- if you're comfortable with Neurosurgery, consider this locum tenens opportunity less than an hour from Grand Rapids. Here are some basics: Need begins in March (credentialing can be done in 60 days). Mix of Outpatient clinic and OR setting. 100% Adult patient population. Good hourly rate plus on-call pay, malpractice...
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Feb 22, 2018

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NEXTLocums - Colorado Springs, CO

Excellent compensation * Travel expenses covered * 'A' rated malpractice insurance * Licensing and credentialing support * Weekly paychecks with Direct Deposit
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Feb 22, 2018
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All Star Recruiting - , VA

All Star Recruiting in contracted with a facility in Virginia that is looking for a board certified endovascular neurosurgeon for ongoing locums coverage; ideally one week on one week off. They're seeking a fellowship trained neurosurgeon comfortable with endovascular procedures including stroke, and coiling. Coverage would consist of both clinic +...
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Feb 16, 2018

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Delta Locum Tenens - Texas, TX

DATES NEEDED Surgery-Neurological (NS) March 16th 6:00 AM - March 19th 6:00 AMMarch 29th 6:00 PM - April 2nd 6:00 AMPossible ongoing datesPOSITION DETAILS Surgery-Neurological (NS) Mainly spines and call for the ED0-4 calls into the facility per 24 hoursSolo call coverageSurgery-Neurological (NS) BENEFITS Surgery-Neurological (NS) A++ Malpractice Insurance coveredFull...
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Feb 16, 2018

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Delta Locum Tenens - Colorado, CO

DATES NEEDED Surgery-Neurological (NS)  June 2018 >> Ongoing 1 Week Every Other Month  POSITION DETAILS Surgery-Neurological (NS)  1 Hour from Denver 100% Inpatient & Call Assignment  Facility Details: 480 Bed Hospital,  Level 1 Trauma Center Trauma Call - General Neurosurgery - Endovascular NOT...
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Feb 22, 2018
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All Star Recruiting - , IL

All Star Recruiting is contracted with a hospital in Illinois that is seeking a full time neurosurgeon for ongoing locums coverage help. The facility is ideally seeking a permanent candidate but would be willing to entertain providers that would be interested in locums to permanent. This position would begin as...
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Feb 16, 2018

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Delta Locum Tenens - Texas, TX

DATES NEEDED Surgery-Neurological (NS) March 16th 6:00 AM - March 19th 6:00 AMMarch 29th 6:00 PM - April 2nd 6:00 AMPossible ongoing datesPOSITION DETAILS Surgery-Neurological (NS) Mainly spines and call for the ED0-4 calls into the facility per 24 hoursSolo call coverageSurgery-Neurological (NS) BENEFITS Surgery-Neurological (NS) A++ Malpractice Insurance coveredFull...
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Feb 22, 2018
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All Star Recruiting - , IN

All Star Recruiting is contracted with a facility in Indiana seeking Neurosurgical ER Call coverage at a Level II facility that allows for a quick temporary License. This ER Call coverage consists of both Cranial and Spine cases along with some in-patient rounding. We have specific dates the facility is...
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Feb 16, 2018

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Delta Locum Tenens - Colorado, CO

DATES NEEDED Surgery-Neurological (NS)  June 2018 >> Ongoing 1 Week Every Other Month  POSITION DETAILS Surgery-Neurological (NS)  1 Hour from Denver 100% Inpatient & Call Assignment  Facility Details: 480 Bed Hospital,  Level 1 Trauma Center Trauma Call - General Neurosurgery - Endovascular NOT...
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Feb 22, 2018
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All Star Recruiting - , FL

All Star Recruiting is working with a Hospital in Connecticut seeking Neurosurgical Locums coverage. This is a need calls for coverage over the next several month’s. The need can consist of Weekend Call, Weekday Clinic hours followed by ER Call rotated with their attending Neurosurgeons on weeknights and weekends...
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Feb 22, 2018
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All Star Recruiting - , MO

All Star Recruiting is contracted with a facility in a metropolitan area of Missouri seeking a Neurosurgeon comfortable with coiling for a Locums assignments. This need will consist of week blocks M-F with weekend ER Call, hours will be 8-4:30 M-F with evening ER Call and weekend 24 Hour Call. Once...
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Feb 22, 2018
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All Star Recruiting - , FL

All Star Recruiting is contracted with a facility in Florida searching for a BE/BC Neurosurgeon for weekday and weekend Locums assignments. This will be ER Call only, Cranial and Spine cases with some light inpatient rounding. Clipping of aneurysms is required for this assignment. During your assignment, you will...
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Feb 22, 2018
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All Star Recruiting - , VA

All Star Recruiting in contracted with a facility in Virginia that is looking for a board certified endovascular neurosurgeon for ongoing locums coverage; ideally one week on one week off. They're seeking a fellowship trained neurosurgeon comfortable with endovascular procedures including stroke, and coiling. Coverage would consist of both clinic +...
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Feb 22, 2018
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All Star Recruiting - , FL

All Star Recruiting is working with a Hospital in Connecticut seeking Neurosurgical Locums coverage. This is a need calls for coverage over the next several month’s. The need can consist of Weekend Call, Weekday Clinic hours followed by ER Call rotated with their attending Neurosurgeons on weeknights and weekends...
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Feb 22, 2018
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All Star Recruiting - , AR

All Star is seeking a Neurosugeon to assist with locums in Arkansas. Coverage beginning Friday, March 16 through Monday, March 19. This is an all ER Call need with In-Patient rounding responsibilities. All Star Recruiting will be covering all of the Travel, Lodging costs and Medical Malpractice Insurance. Job ID #38365
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Feb 22, 2018
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All Star Recruiting - , FL

All Star Recruiting is contracted with a facility in Florida actively searching for BE/BC Neurosurgeons for one to two weeks a month. This is an all ER Call need with In-Patient rounding responsibilities. The ER is designated as a Level II Trauma Facility covering both Spine and Cranial cases....
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Feb 22, 2018
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All Star Recruiting - , IN

All Star Recruiting is contracted with a facility in Indiana seeking Neurosurgical ER Call coverage at a Level II facility that allows for a quick temporary License. This ER Call coverage consists of both Cranial and Spine cases along with some in-patient rounding. We have specific dates the facility is...
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Feb 22, 2018
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All Star Recruiting - , FL

All Star Recruiting is contracted with a facility in Florida actively searching for BE/BC Neurosurgeons for one to two weeks a month. This is an all ER Call need with In-Patient rounding responsibilities. The ER is designated as a Level II Trauma Facility covering both Spine and Cranial cases....
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Feb 22, 2018
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All Star Recruiting - , MA

All Star Recruiting is contracted with a facility in Massachusetts seeking Neurosurgical Spine Locums coverage for a 3 month period, possibly longer. The coverage is for a Massachusetts based Trauma Center covering both Clinic M-F with blocked OR time along with shared ER Call coverage in the evenings and weekends. The...
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Feb 22, 2018
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All Star Recruiting - , FL

All Star Recruiting is contracted with a facility in Florida searching for a BE/BC Neurosurgeon for weekday and weekend Locums assignments. This will be ER Call only, Cranial and Spine cases with some light inpatient rounding. Clipping of aneurysms is required for this assignment. During your assignment, you will...
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