Neurosurgery APP - East Central Illinois



Urbana, IL, USA
Posted on Monday, March 13, 2023

Job Description

The Carle Neuroscience Institute (CNI) is seeking a Neurosurgery APP to join our group at Carle Foundation Hospital in Urbana, Illinois.

Practice opportunity details include:

  • Primarily an inpatient position with some clinic responsibilities
  • Join a growing Neurosurgery team with 5 Neurosurgeons, 2 Neuro-interventional radiologists, and 4 dedicated Neurosurgery Advanced Practice Providers
  • Schedule is 4 -10 hour shifts
  • Weekend rotation
  • Coordinate on going patient care including initial consultations, rounding with the surgeons, follow-ups and provide patient/family education
  • Must possess excellent clinical skills and be able to function with high level of autonomy
  • Experience with neurological conditions preferred

Education Requirements:

Master’s degree in Nursing or Physician Assistant

Licensure/Certification Requirements:

Current Illinois registered nurse license and advanced practice nurse/physician assistant licensure

About the Carle Neuroscience Institute

  • As a Certified Comprehensive Stroke Center from DNV GL Healthcare, CNI provides comprehensive services including Vascular Neurology, Neurosurgery, Neuroradiology, and Neurointerventional services
  • Quality-focused, nationally ranked
  • Carle Foundation Hospital is accredited as a Level 3 Epilepsy Center by the National Association of Epilepsy Centers (NAEC) and is the recipient of the 2020 AHA/ASA Get With The Guidelines® Stroke Gold Plus quality achievement award and Target: Stroke Honor Roll
  • Recognized as One of Healthgrades America's 100 Best Hospitals for Stroke Care™ in 2021
  • Recipient of Healthgrades Neurosciences Excellence Award™ for 3 years in a row (2019-2021)
  • Named among the Top 10% in the nation for Neurosciences by Healthgrades for 3 years in a row (2019-2021)

About Carle

Recognized as a Great Place to Work®, Carle Health is a vertically integrated system based in Urbana, IL, with nearly 16,500 team members and over 1,300 physicians and APPs in its eight hospitals, physician groups and health businesses. Carle Foundation Hospital, Carle BroMenn Medical Center, Carle Health Methodist Hospital and Carle Health Proctor Hospital hold Magnet® designations- the nation’s highest nursing honor. Carle Foundation Hospital also ranks as one of America’s 50 Best Hospitals™ by Healthgrades®. The system includes Methodist College and Carle Illinois College of Medicine, the world’s first engineering-based medical school, as well as Health Alliance™ and FirstCarolinaCare health insurance plans. Carle Health is dedicated to being a trusted healthcare partner for the communities it serves.