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St. Luke’s Department of Adult Neuropsychology is currently seeking a neuropsychologist in Boise, Idaho to join our expanding team. We are accepting applications for a full-time neuropsychologist to provide typical outpatient evaluations for our consultation service. Primary patient populations we serve include traumatic brain injury, stroke, dementia/neurodegenerative disorders, and complex medical patients. We also provide pre-surgical evaluations for epilepsy, normal pressure hydrocephalus, and movement disorders. There may be opportunities to provide additional services specific to a candidate’s area of interest. Ideally, we are seeking a candidate with expertise in worker’s compensation clinical (not IME) consultations and/or competency to provide Spanish evaluations. However, candidates without these competencies are still encouraged to apply.

We have six neuropsychologists and four masters-level psychometrists on our team. Services to be provided Mon-Fri with no call responsibility. We are a patient-centered, collaborative, and fun group who values work-life balance.

Responsibilities

  • Conduct neuropsychological evaluations with patients who have medical and neurological conditions that affect cognition and learning.
  • Provide patient and provider education regarding potential neuro-cognitive consequences of neurological/medical disease processes.
  • Provide consultation to physicians, allied health professionals, care providers, and families with medical and neurological conditions.
  • Assist in the development of neuropsychological protocols using a programmatic, inter-disciplinary team approach.
  • Maintain confidentiality in matters relating to patient/family.
  • Interact with patients/families with a variety of developmental and sociocultural backgrounds.
  • Provide information to patients and families to reduce anxiety and convey an attitude of acceptance, sensitivity, and caring.
  • Maintain professional relationships and convey relevant information to other members of the healthcare team within the facility and any applicable referral agencies.

Qualifications

  • Graduation from an APA/CPA accredited School doctoral program and completion of an accredited postdoctoral residency in clinical neuropsychology.
  • Current license or eligible to obtain license to practice psychology in the State of Idaho.
  • Ability and willingness to demonstrate and maintain competency as required for job title and the unit/area(s) of assignment.
  • Ability and willingness to work with patients’ growth and developmental needs particularly related to the age of patients in the unit/area(s) of assignment.
  • Excellent communication skills to include oral and written comprehension and expression.
  • Ability and willingness to exhibit behaviors consistent with standards for performance improvement and organizational values.
  • Ability and willingness to exhibit behaviors consistent with principles for service excellence.

To apply for this job please visit provider-slhs.icims.com.