• New rehab unit
  • Atlanta’s #1 trauma center on-site
  • Work with residents; dynamic, energetic, very motivated team
  • Very competitive salary with comprehensive benefits

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System Features:

  • 21 outpatient clinics, 4 SNF’s, 110-bed LTAC and inpatient services
  • Leading research university
  • Fosters excellence and attracts world-class talent


  • Assist with development and launching of a 24-bed inpatient rehabilitation unit, on site with Atlanta’s only Level 1 trauma center and the leading Stroke Center of Excellence in the Southeastern USA
  • The unit opens July, 2024
  • This unit is designed to accept medically complex SCI, TBI, Stroke patients in transfer from the ICU/Step-down units to improve successful and efficient discharge rate to home for patients whose lives have been saved, however, they may not otherwise qualify for acute rehabilitation services elsewhere due to limited funding.
  • Full-time faculty member
  • 2 doctors on work in the unit so each covers 12 beds
  • You are the patient’s primary doctor


  • 1:6
  • Supplemental pay possible if you do more call
  • 3 weeks of call each year
  • Monday through Sunday
  • When on call cover 24 beds


  • Employee of Emory University School of Medicine
  • Assistant professor


  • Health, malpractice, life, disability insurance, 401k plan and more

Reason for opening:

  • Building out a 26-bed inpatient rehab unit at Grady Hospital to be operational next year at this time; can start September, 2023
  • Plans are to have 2 residents rotate through Grady Hospital’s rehab unit

Candidate Qualifications:

  • Board Certified physiatrist with excellent interpersonal and communications skills
  • Graduate of a U.S.-accredited medical school
  • Have at least 3 years of experience beyond residency/fellowship training
  • Experience working with consults
  • Experience using medical databases, basic computer skills
  • Ability to self-organize and triage appropriately
  • Ability to work with other medical specialties
  • Experience/interest working with a broad array of diagnoses and consults
  • Desire to work in an academic teaching center

The Department of Rehabilitation, together with Emory University School of Medicine, is fully committed to the shared values of diversity and inclusion in order to achieve and sustain excellence. We firmly believe that we best promote excellence by recruiting and retaining a diverse group of faculty and staff promoting a sense of inclusion and belonging for every member of our community. This climate for diversity, inclusion and excellence is critical to attaining the best scholarship, teaching, and research.

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.

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