I received a call from a physiatrist asking what the compensation should be for a 20-bed rehab unit. He was given a contract with a $139/hour stipend for 4 hours per week of administrative work.
An $80,000 – $100,000 stipend is the average annual stipend at large freestanding rehab hospitals for a PM&R doctor. The average Physiatry Medical Director Stipend for rehab units varies from facility to facility. It depends on the unit’s size and what the unit’s needs and expectations are. The exact amount the Director receives is based on an hourly pre-determined fee for administrative costs only. The contract [ . . . ]