·       No call and act as the consultant

·       Affiliate with the nation’s largest rehab provider

·       Enjoy the financial advantages of an independent contractor affiliation

·       Anticipated income with the Associate Medical Director position is $300,000+

 

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Facility Features:

·       40-bed freestanding rehab hospital

·       The model is PM&R Attending primary, with Internal Med available to consult

·       Well-trained outreach teams that identify appropriate inpatient cases

·       Thriving community

·       State of the art equipment

·       Gratifying patient mix

·       Team atmosphere with full-time employed therapists and nurses

·       Physician-friendly hospital executives and collegial environment

·       Corporate support to facilitate available resources for regulatory compliance

Responsibilities:

  • Will provide comprehensive, inpatient physical rehabilitation to patients who have experienced stroke, trauma, brain injury, complex orthopedic conditions as well as other major illnesses or injuries.
  • Rehab physician consult is required on all cases.  Patients must be seen by the rehab physician within 24 hours of admission and a minimum of 3 times per week throughout the patient’s stay.
  • The rehab physician works closely with Internal Medicine and specialists on staff.
  • PMR is Attending with IM as consultants. The IM’s are not hospitalists so it isn’t as much medicine coverage.
  • Caseload of approximately 15-20 patients
  • You can choose to do outpatient to as your own private practice in your own office
  • 5-10 hours/week administrative time

 

Affiliation:

  • Independent contractor

Compensation:

  • Program director stipend
  • Income guarantee and relocation provided if coming from out of the area

Candidate Qualifications:

  • Board Certified/Qualified strong experienced physiatrist who has an interest and expertise in inpatient care
  • Excellent interpersonal and communications skills
  • Ability to effectively collaborate with other members of the medical staff

Community Information:

  • 3 hours E of Dallas, 5 hours from New Orleans, 4 ½ hours from Houston
  • 200,000 city population
  • Home of LSU Medical School; rehab gets referrals from its 500-bed, Level I trauma center
  • Symphony, opera, good public and private schools, low crime rate

If you have any interest, skills or experience with inpatient physiatry jobs, you’re in luck. Interest in inpatient physiatry jobs has decreased over the years, making the need for skilled clinicians now more than ever. There is a great demand for qualified inpatient physiatrists, and Farr Healthcare can help you find the practice or facility of your dreams.