MetroHealth Department of Neurosurgery is seeking an experienced Physician Assistant. This job may require working day or night shift and sometimes weekends. Much of the work is in a new and rapidly growing Neuro Critical Care Unit, with dedicated Neurointensivist leadership. Cross training and cross coverage with Neurosurgery service is expected. The Neurosurgery service involves the perioperative care of neurosurgical patients, and seeing emergency and routine consultations. MetroHealth is a Level 1 trauma center and a comprehensive stroke center, so the providers on call are expected to be the first person who sees the new consults.
Experience in neurosurgery is preferred, but we are willing to train the right candidate.
The MetroHealth System is an essential health system committed to providing health care to everyone in Cuyahoga County, Ohio, and improving the health of the community overall. Its 7,500 employees deliver care to everyone at its main campus, just west of downtown Cleveland.
MetroHealth is an integrated health system with an acute care hospital housing a Level I Adult Trauma and Burn Center with full trauma surgical teams ready around the clock, a skilled nursing facility, and more than 25 locations throughout Cuyahoga County with more on the way. Annually, we handle more than one million patient visits including more than 100,000 in the Emergency Department, one of the busiest in the country. That’s an average of 274 Emergency Department visits per day.