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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Aug 20, 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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CompHealth - Springfield, MO

A Missouri-based hospital is currently seeking a locum tenens neurosurgery physician. The assignment schedule is 24-hour call. The incoming physician must be board certified and have ACLS certification. The scope of this position includes endovascular neurosurgery cases. The facility's EMR is Epic. For this assignment, you need to have an...
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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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All Star Recruiting - , FL

All Star Recruiting is contracted with a facility in Florida looking to cover 2 to 7 days a month of ER Call coverage in a Locums capacity. We do not have a specific schedule but am open to potential solutions. This is an all ER Call need with In-Patient rounding responsibilities. The...
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All Star Recruiting - , NJ

All Star Recruiting is contracted with a facility in New Jersey seeking a BE/BC Neurosurgeon preferably with an Endovascular Fellowship or good comfort and experience with Endovascular cases.  This need consists of weekend ER Call for the Endovascular service line Friday to Monday morning 7am.  This need...
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All Star Recruiting - , CO

All Star Recruiting is contracted with a facility in Colorado looking for Neurosurgery 24 hour Call locum coverage ongoing. The ER is designated as a Level II Trauma Facility and would be Call coverage for both Cranial and Spine. Ideally would be looking for candidates who are available for 10-20 days...
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All Star Recruiting - , FL

All Star Recruiting is contracted with a facility in Florida seeking reoccurring Neurosurgery locums coverage. Level II call coverage. Seeking Board Certified Neuro Surgeons that can cover ER call with In-Patient rounding responsibilities. This is a Level II Trauma Facility covering both spine and cranial cases. Great Daily rate with...
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All Star Recruiting - , TX

All Star Recruiting is contracted with a facility in Texas seeking Neurosurgical Locums coverage in May. Specifically this facility is looking for ER Call coverage for both Spine and Cranial Patients May 22nd to 29th. This will be ER Call only with some inpatient rounding. During your assignment All Star...
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All Star Recruiting - , AL

All Star Recruiting is working with a Hospital in Alabama that is seeking Neurosurgery locums coverage beginning late November. This is an ongoing call coverage need that will continue through the beginning of 2018. They're ideally interested in two providers that would be interested in rotating 1 week on 1 week off. Coverage...
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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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Aug 20, 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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Aug 20, 2018
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All Star Recruiting - , VA

All Star Recruiting is contracted with a facility in Virginia that is looking for a board certified/ eligible neurosurgeon for ongoing locums coverage.  This will be a full time locums position that will last for an extended period and could mature into a perm position if a rapport is built...
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Aug 20, 2018
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All Star Recruiting - , CO

All Star Recruiting is contracted with a facility in Colorado looking for Neurosurgery 24 hour Call locum coverage ongoing. The ER is designated as a Level II Trauma Facility and would be Call coverage for both Cranial and Spine. Ideally would be looking for candidates who are available for 10-20 days...
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Aug 20, 2018
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All Star Recruiting - , AL

All Star Recruiting is working with a Hospital in Alabama that is seeking Neurosurgery locums coverage beginning late November. This is an ongoing call coverage need that will continue through the beginning of 2018. They're ideally interested in two providers that would be interested in rotating 1 week on 1 week off. Coverage...
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Aug 20, 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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Aug 20, 2018
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All Star Recruiting - , FL

All Star Recruiting is contracted with a facility in Florida looking to cover 2 to 7 days a month of ER Call coverage in a Locums capacity. We do not have a specific schedule but am open to potential solutions. This is an all ER Call need with In-Patient rounding responsibilities. The...
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Aug 20, 2018
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All Star Recruiting - , CO

Looking for a Neurosurgeon who has some availability to take call at a Level 1 trauma center in Colorado. They are in need of about a week a month but are flexible. Someone looking for a locums to perm job is welcome to apply as they also have a need for 2...
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Aug 20, 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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Aug 20, 2018
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All Star Recruiting - , NJ

All Star Recruiting is contracted with a facility in New Jersey seeking a BE/BC Neurosurgeon preferably with an Endovascular Fellowship or good comfort and experience with Endovascular cases.  This need consists of weekend ER Call for the Endovascular service line Friday to Monday morning 7am.  This need...
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Aug 20, 2018
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All Star Recruiting - , OH

All Star Recruiting is contracted with a facility in Ohio seeking a BE/BC Neurosurgeon for a unique Locums opportunity. This facility is seeking weekday ER Call coverage for ER Trauma Center, covering both Cranial and Spine service lines. The need doesn’t include weekends but Monday-Friday coverage only. This...
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