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Neuropsychologist - South Dakota - Sioux Falls

Position Posted:

1/17/2018

Department:

Neuropsychology

Location:

Sanford Clinic
Sanford Clinic is seeking a Neuropsychologist with special interest in sports-related concussion who will work with the Sanford Sports Institute and Sanford Clinic Orthopedic & Sports Medicine groups in Sioux Falls, SD. Excellent opportunity to join a premier health care system and work within a sports concussion clinic. Specifically, this person will work within a group of seventeen regionally recognized orthopedic and sports medicine physicians associated with Sanford Hospital & USD Medical Center. The position is designed for an individual who is interested in working with the Concussion Program; combining clinical work with the opportunity to participate in research activities. 

Practice Details
o Provides neuropsychological assessment and consultation to patients with conditions such as:
o Sports Concussions
o Post Concussive Syndrome
o Pediatric Conditions
o Experience working with patients of all ages. Specific experience working with youth/high school student-athletes, coaches, sport medicine staff and multidisciplinary treatment teams is a plus. 
o Provide service to patients with diverse disorders including: traumatic brain injuries, developmental, neurologic, and behavioral issues of children, adolescents and emerging adults.
o Demonstrates professional, appropriate, effective and tactful written, verbal, and nonverbal communication with patient, families, medical staff, colleagues, vendors, and other departments throughout the continuum of care to promote continuity of care and services and enhance clinic image. 
o Case consultation case management and interdisciplinary teamwork. 
o Provides relevant information to referral sources where appropriate, in a timely manner. Communicates actively in a consultative role with other health professional involved in patient care. 
o Prospective candidates with research and supervision experience would be given strong consideration.
o A Ph.D. or Psy.D. in Clinical/Counseling/Educational Psychology from an accredited institution of higher education. Specialized training in sports neuropsychology with excellent clinical skills, communication and interpersonal skills. Self-motivated and disciplined, with a willingness to be creative and invest hard work in growing a practice. 

Salary and Comprehensive Benefits Package
Nationally Competitive compensation with a Benefit package including: 401K, Health, Dental, Vision, Paid CME, Paid Vacation, Malpractice, Disability. No State Income Tax.

Sanford Health is the largest rural not-for-profit health care system in the nation and is dedicated to excellence in patient care, innovation and pioneering integrated care. Our model of integrated health provides care through physicians, hospitals, health plan, research and education. Our reputation of excellence is founded on our talented team of over 1,400 primary and specialty care physicians located in 140 locations throughout Iowa, Minnesota, Nebraska, North Dakota, South Dakota and Montana. 

Community
The City of Sioux Falls is one of the fastest growing areas in the Midwest, currently totaling over 180,000 in the greater Sioux Falls area. Sioux Falls, the largest city in the state, balances an excellent quality of life, a strong economy, and a safe, clean living environment. The cost of living is competitive with other leading cities in the region and South Dakota has no state income tax. Sioux Falls offers all the amenities of a community twice its size such as fine dining, shopping, arts, sports, and nightlife. South Dakota is known for its world class hunting and fishing along with national parks and a wide variety of landscapes to enjoy through its four seasons.

Informational Websites
Sanford Health
Sioux Falls Newspaper
Sioux Falls Chamber of Commerce
Sioux Falls Public Schools
Washington Pavilion of Arts and Science

To learn more about this practice opportunity or to forward your CV for consideration contact: Jessilyn Healy, Physician Recruiter

LOCATION
Sioux Falls, SD