• Well-ranked in top 10% of rehab in CA, ranked #13 last year and now #12
  • Exciting opportunity to help grow this innovative program
  • Strong support from famous PT, OT, and ST teams
Griffith Park road

Griffith Park road above Burbank and Glendale near Los Angeles, California.

 

Facility Features:

  • Growing program, academically and clinically; join 2 physiatrists and 2 NP’s
  • The 30-bed rehab unit is a general PMR program with a balanced mix of stroke, spine, ortho, transplant and cancer patients, and others
  • ADC – 19
  • Newly-renovated top-of-the-line gym; New Dago robotic mobility equipment, Bioness Multiservice System, SES bike
  • Physiatry is a strong partner in the division in the Department of Neurology with full support from the Chair
  • EMR-Cerner
  • Their discharge rate (percentage of patients discharged to home) of 82% beats the national average of 77%
  • Imaging, OR, wound care, etc. readily available
  • There are 2 rotations for medical students, one elective and one for 3rd and 4th year medical students

Responsibilities:

  • Support an already strong and successful inpatient rehabilitation program
  • All inpatient work-stroke, SCI but not trauma, transplant, ortho oncology, wound care, lymphedema, oncology disease like brain tumors, left ventricular assistive devices, etc.
  • See approximately 9 inpatients/day; round every day
  • Cover your own service
  • Primary doctor for the patients
  • Help grow this academic program
  • Clinical instructor or assistant professor position
  • Present grand rounds once a year
  • Interest in cancer work is ideal but not required. Help strengthen the relationship with the Cancer Institute by doing consults at the Cancer Institute which is 5 minutes walking distance from the general hospital, would do 3 consults/day at a max; potential to have an outpatient cancer clinic once a week
  • Research ideal but not required

Affiliation:

  • Employee

Compensation:

  • Salary plus bonus
  • Stipend for call coverage

Reason for looking:

  • Expansion

Benefits:

  • Comprehensive

Call:

  • By phone only; if more care needed the hospitalist takes over
  • 1:3 weekends
  • Round once on Saturday

Candidate Qualifications:

  • Energetic, hard-working clinician and team player
  • Excellent interpersonal and communications skills

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.