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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Apr 22, 2019

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Delta Locum Tenens - Colorado, CO

DATES NEEDED Surgery - Neurosurgery (NS) Endovascular Neurosurgeon Call ONLY 10-12 shifts per month (Minimum of 5-7) 7am-7am POSITION DETAILS Surgery - Neurosurgery (NS) Start in 90 days 0-5 patients seen per day Board Certified in Endovascular - Highly Preferred 6 Surgeons; 4 mid-levels Surgery - Neurosurgery (NS) BENEFITS Surgery -...
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Apr 24, 2019

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NEXTLocums - Colorado Springs, CO

An esteemed Hospital in Colorado Springs, CO is looking for a best in class Locums MD for a Neurosurgery Vascular assignment. Quick Facts: Specialty(s): Neurosurgery Vascular; Facility Type: Hospital; Location: Colorado Springs, CO. Job Description: Endovascular Neurosurgery - locums Colorado Start End of May / June 2019 Ongoing assignment - No...
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Apr 24, 2019

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CompHealth - , TN

We are helping an established hospital in Tennessee that is currently in search of a neurosurgery physician for locum tenens assistance. Your schedule will be weekend call. You should be board certified or board eligible. This assignment will require proficiency in general neurosurgery and have a TN state license. CompHealth...
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Apr 24, 2019

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CompHealth - , MO

An exciting locum tenens neurosurgery physician opportunity is now available in Missouri. CompHealth can assist physicians who do not have a MO state license with the process. The assignment schedule will be 24-hour call with minimal clinic coverage. You will see 4 - 10 surgeries per week. The covering physician must be...
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Apr 24, 2019

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CompHealth - , MO

We are helping an established medical center in Missouri that is currently in search of a neurosurgeon for locum tenens assistance. Your schedule will be one week per month. You should be board certified or board eligible. This assignment will require proficiency in general neurosurgery procedures. Physicians who don't hold...
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Apr 24, 2019

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CompHealth - , ME

A Maine-based medical center is currently seeking a neurosurgery physician to assist with locum tenens coverage. The assignment schedule is Monday - Friday with 1:3 call. You will see 2 - 4 cases per week. The covering physician must be board certified and have current ACLS and BLS certification. There will be enough...
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Apr 24, 2019

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CompHealth - Omaha, NE

A medical center located in Nebraska is seeking a neurosurgeon to help with locum tenens coverage. The candidate must be board certified. The assignment scope includes trauma cranial cases. The facility uses Epic EMR. The schedule is 1 - 2 weeks per month, and the physician will see 1 - 2 cases per day....
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Apr 24, 2019

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CompHealth - Rockford, IL

We are providing locum tenens staffing assistance to an Illinois-based hospital that is currently seeking a neurosurgery physician to assist with temporary coverage. You must be board certified. Ideally, you will be comfortable with Epic EMR. CompHealth can assist physicians who do not have an IL state license with the...
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Apr 16, 2019

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Medicus Healthcare Solutions - Southwestern, ME

Medicus Healthcare Solutions is looking for a BC/BE Neurosurgeon to provide coverage for a facility in Maine. If you do not currently have a ME license but are interested, please contact us, and we can facilitate this process for you. Opportunity Highlights:• 40-hour work week with 1:3 call requirements&...
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Apr 16, 2019

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Medicus Healthcare Solutions - Southwestern, ME

Medicus Healthcare Solutions is looking for a BC/BE Neurosurgeon to provide coverage for a facility in Maine. If you do not currently have a ME license but are interested, please contact us, and we can facilitate this process for you. Opportunity Highlights:• 40-hour work week with 1:3 call requirements&...
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Apr 24, 2019

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CompHealth - Rockford, IL

We have an exciting, locum tenens, neurosurgery physician opportunity now available in Illinois. You should be comfortable with interventional and endovascular procedures and have an active IL state license. Your assignment schedule will consist of call coverage. As the covering physician, you must be board certified. The EMR system is...
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Apr 16, 2019

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Medicus Healthcare Solutions - Northwestern, NY

Medicus Healthcare Solutions is looking for a BC/BE Neurological Surgeon to provide coverage for a facility in northwestern New York. If you do not currently have a NY license but are interested, please contact us and we can facilitate this process for you. About the Opportunity:-Inpatient and Outpatient-Clinic...
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Apr 24, 2019
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All Star Recruiting - , AL

All Star Recruiting is contracted with a facility in Alabama looking for Neurosurgery 24 hour Call locum coverage June 23(12p) - June 26 (6am). The ER is designated as a Level II Trauma Facility. During your assignment, you will be reimbursed with a competitive daily rate with hourly rate. All Star Recruiting...
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Apr 24, 2019
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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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Apr 24, 2019
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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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Apr 24, 2019
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All Star Recruiting - , FL

All Star Recruiting is contracted with a facility in Florida seeking reoccurring Neurosurgery locums coverage. Seeking BC/BE Neuro Surgeons for coverage for dates in Oct along with Thanksgiving and Christmas dates. Assignment consists of Neurosurgery ER call with In-Patient rounding responsibilities covering both spine and cranial cases. Great Daily...
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Apr 24, 2019
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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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Apr 24, 2019
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All Star Recruiting - , SC

All Star Recruiting is contracted with a facility in South Carolina seeking Neurosurgical Locums for two months this summer. Specifically, this South Carolina based hospital is looking for Clinic M-F and shared Call coverage for both Spine and Cranial coverage June 1st to August 1st possibly beyond. During your assignment...
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Apr 24, 2019

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Weatherby Healthcare - , NE

A neurosurgery physician is needed to provide coverage at a Nebraska medical facility. The provider will work weekends with the occasional midweek shift. This is a great opportunity to work with a team of experienced and highly skilled physicians and assistants. The ideal candidate will be board certified with a...
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Apr 24, 2019
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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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