Employed Neurology Opportunity - Texas Location!
Doctors Hospital of Laredo/UHS are currently recruiting for a Neurologist to join the community. This is an employed opportunity covering two hospitals. Hospital has an interest in developing a Certified Stroke Center and this new physician would be an integral part of the process. Average patient caseload is 10- 20 per day. Currently there is one Neurologist on staff and call would be 1:2. Hospital is offering a generous package with salary at 50% of MGMA, benefits, sign on bonus and relocation. The community has a population of 250,000 and there is a community need for this service. Candidates should be BC/BE and Spanish speaking is desirable. This opportunity supports H1-B visa candidates.
Doctors Hospital of Laredo is a 180-bed facility, which is committed to Service Excellence. There are 188 physicians on the medical staff with the hospital, 80 of who are on active staff. Our nursing staff draws upon years of clinical experience and is also associated with several area nursing programs. The hospital is a Level III trauma center and has over 18,000 emergency department visits each year. Centers of emphasis include: Cancer, Cardiology, Emergency Medicine, Surgery, Women's Health and Dialysis.
Laredo has a population of 215,484 and is located on the banks of the historic Rio Grande River in the southern part of Texas. Laredo is in the U.S. principal port of entry into Mexico, connecting IH-35 with the Pan American Highway that stretches into central and South American. With a 16.1% decrease in crime from 2009-2010, Laredo is one the safest cities in Texas.