Neurohospitalist, Lee's Summit, MO
Saint Luke’s Marion Bloch Neuroscience Institute is recruiting a neurohospitalist to provide care for a growing patient population at Saint Luke’s East Hospital in Lee's Summit, Missouri, a suburb of Kansas City. In this position, you will be a part of nationally-ranked Saint Luke’s Marion Bloch Neuroscience Institute collaborating with colleagues who are trained in neurosurgery, interventional neuroradiology, neuro-oncology, neurorehabilitation, psychiatry, pain management, sleep disorders, and neuro-otology. Weekend call is shared among the neurologists, which provides for a balanced lifestyle.
The hospital service is supported by the dedicated neurology nurse practitioners who help to see hospitalized patients.
In 2013, the Saint Luke’s Marion Bloch Neuroscience Institute (SLMBNI) moved to 80,000 square feet of dedicated space for the Neurosciences, the result of a $330 million expansion and renovation of the hospital campus. In 2018, SLMBNI was ranked #44 in Neurology and Neurosurgery by the U.S. News & World Report. Academic faculty positions are offered through the University of Missouri–Kansas City School of Medicine.
About Saint Luke’s East Hospital
One of Jackson County’s newest acute care hospitals, Saint Luke’s East Hospital sets the standard for patient satisfaction. For the past 10 years, it’s been ranked in the top five for patient satisfaction in the Kansas City area, according to Hospital Consumer Assessment of Healthcare Providers and Systems (HCAHPS).
Since opening in 2006, the hospital has continually grown to meet the area’s expanding health care needs. In fact, it has completed expansions every year from 2007 to 2016. It currently has 201 beds.
Saint Luke’s East Hospital offers a range of inpatient and outpatient services, including a 24-hour Emergency Department, Advanced Primary Stroke Center, accredited Chest Pain Center, Maternity Unit with Level III NICU, nationally accredited Breast Center with the area’s first 3-D mammography, comprehensive cancer care, rehabilitation care, robotic surgery, and Hip & Knee Center.
About Lee’s Summit
Lee’s Summit, Missouri, is one of the fastest-growing suburbs of greater Kansas City. The city offers a family-friendly lifestyle with the convenience of being just minutes from the heart of Kansas City. Money Magazine chose Lee’s Summit as one of the “Top 100 Best Places to Live” in 2010. The award-winning school district earned the Distinction In Performance Award with a perfect score for 10 years in a row.
About Saint Luke’s Health System
Saint Luke’s Health System consists of 10 area hospitals and campuses as well as multiple primary and specialty care practices, and provides a range of inpatient, outpatient, and home care services. Founded as a faith-based, not-for-profit organization, our mission includes a commitment to the highest levels of excellence in health care and the advancement of medical research and education. The health system is an aligned organization in which the physicians and hospitals assume responsibility for enhancing the physical, mental, and spiritual health of people in the metropolitan Kansas City area and the surrounding region.