Advanced Practitioner - Neurology

  • Tower Health
  • Limerick Township, PA, USA
  • Dec 14, 2020

Job Description

Overview

Due to extensive growth and community need, Tower Health is seeking a Advanced Practice Provider (APP) to join our growing Tri-County Neurology practice in Limerick, PA, 30 miles northwest of Philadelphia. The newly employed APP will be joining a very busy Neurology practice of four (4) General Neuorlogists as well as a Tower Health Neuroscience Service Line of 25+ Neurologists and 7 Neurosurgeons. The Tower Health Neuroscience Center is a multi-subspecialty clinical service line addressing the needs in the six Tower Health hospitals in 4 counties of Southeast PA.

Neuroscience Awards and Recognition - Reading Hospital:

Healthgrades -

  • Neurosciences Excellence Award™ (2014-2020)
  • Stroke Care Excellence Award™ (2007-2020)
  • Top 5% in the Nation for Treatment of Stroke (2007-2020)
  • Top 10% in the Nation for Neurosciences (2014-2020)
  • Five-Star Recipient for Treatment of Stroke (2006-2020)

Tower Health is a regional, integrated healthcare system comprised of seven (7) acute care hospitals that offers leading-edge compassionate healthcare and wellness services to a population of 2.5 million people across southeastern Pennsylvania. Drexel University and Tower Health have joined forces to add an additional location for the university’s College of Medicine in West Reading, less than one mile from the Reading Hospital campus. This collaboration will bring undergraduate and graduate clinical education and research to a single campus. The new campus will be completed in time for the 2021-2022 academic year. When fully operational, the campus will train 200 medical school students.

Most recently, Tower Health & Drexel University partnered to acquire St. Christopher's Hospital for Children in Philadelphia which adds the much-needed Pediatric acute care to the expanding health system. St. Christopher’s provides care to more than 100,000 children annually.

Job Summary

Tower Health is seeking an advanced practioner to join our very busy Tri-County Neurology practice in Limerick, PA just northwest of Philadelphia. The employed practitioner will join four (4) General Neurologists in a growing outpatient practice that supports both Pottstown and Phoenixville Hospitals. The ideal candidate will have experience in providing collaborative neurologic care and the management of ambulatory patients as well as inpatients.

What We Offer: Very Competitive salary, Comprehensive benefits, Relocation assistance, Malpractice coverage & Educational Loan Repayment Assistance.

Community: Excellent schools and colleges and a multitude of cultural, recreational, shopping and sporting attractions are in the vicinity. Easy access to shore points, two airports and major metro areas, such as Philadelphia, Washington, DC and New York City.

Qualifications

Candidates must be graduates of an accredited Advanced Practitioner program; Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant program; with current certification and hold a current Pennsylvania license.

Experience in Neurology is strongly preferred.