Physician Specialist, Neurology @ HDRHC

Physician Specialist, Neurology

HDRHC (Ambulatory Care Network)

Monthly Salary Range: $16,808.96 – $22,532.22

*Does not include 10% bonus for High Desert assignment or 5.5% bonus for board certification (if applicable).

LOCATION:

High Desert Regional Health Center (HDRHC), 335 East Avenue I, Lancaster, CA 93535. Phone: 661-471-4220

High Desert Regional Health Center (HDRHC) is located in the city of Lancaster, CA, which is a part of the Antelope Valley. The population, as of 2021, is approximately 170,000 residents. Neighboring cities include Palmis located in the city of Lancaster, CA, which is a part of the Antelope Valley. The population, as of 2021, is approximately 170,000 residents. Neighboring cities include Palmdale and Santa Clarita. HDRHC is the flagship facility of a group of 5 clinics, the High Desert Health Center Group, run by the Los Angeles County Health Services Ambulatory Care Network. HDRHC comprises an outpatient clinic and ambulatory surgical center associated with the Los Angeles County Health Services Ambulatory Care Network and is responsible for approximately 45,000 empaneled lives. Key on-site services include primary care, specialty care, therapy, infusion clinic, and urgent care facilities, as well as a modern 3-room ambulatory surgical center.

POSITION:

HDRHC is seeking to fill a full-time permanent Neurology position within HDHRC Specialty Care Services, providing outstanding outpatient neurologic care for our patients. Opportunities to partner with other Department of Health Services (DHS) facilities to provide additional neurologic services may be available.

RESPONSIBILITIES INCLUDE BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO:

  • Provides the highest quality of neurology clinical, including in-person and telehealth-based modalities of care.
  • Collaborates with other services across the facility to provide multidisciplinary approach to patient care as needed.
  • Serves on facility and/or DHS administrative committees as neurology representative, as needed.
  • Collaborate with key stakeholders and partners, including other ambulatory services, quality and risk management, nursing, and social work, to optimize the neurology patient’s experience.
  • Participate in ongoing quality improvement efforts, including cycle time optimization and assessing facility- and DHS-level metrics of care.
  • Participate in training, mentoring, and working with advanced practice providers supporting neurology services.
  • Reviews Neurology eConsults, as needed.
  • Opportunity to collaborate with DHS-affiliated hospitals and other centers in the DHS Ambulatory Care Network to develop and implement system-based models of care.

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Graduate of an accredited School of Medicine or Osteopathy.
  • Completed an ACGME-accredited Neurology residency program.
  • Certified, in the process of, or eligible for certification by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology (ABPN).
  • Experience and excellence in general neurology.

DESIRABLE QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Experience working in a government or non-profit environment serving a diverse, medically underserved population.
  • Experience with clinical neurophysiology, including EMG/NCV and/or EEG training.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Creative, forward-looking thinker.
  • Ability to work in a collaborative, team-oriented environment.

JOB APPOINTMENT OPTIONS:

  • To be considered as a new hire, candidates must be reachable on the DHS certification list. Apply here.
  • To be considered as a lateral transfer, candidate must be a current, permanent employee who holds the payroll title of Physician Specialist, Neurology.

TO APPLY:

Interested applicants should submit a letter of interest and curriculum vitae below – and –

Copy Medical Administration, 335 East Avenue I, Lancaster, CA 93535. Phone (661) 471-4220 (ehernandez77@dhs.lacounty.gov)

Date posted: 7/21/23: High Desert Regional Health Center (HDRHC) is located in Lancaster, California. It is a new facility that serves the Antelope Valley community, which includes the cities of Palmdale and Lancaster. Antelope Valley is the most populous area of the High Desert region and Lancaster is the largest city in High Desert. Lancaster has over 600 aces of planned parkland, which includes parks, picnic areas, and sports.

 

Note: After submitted, further application instruction will be sent to you to initiate the application process of the Department of Health Services (DHS), County of Los Angeles for DHS Physician Specialist

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