• Outstanding opportunity to make a name for yourself at this 1-year-old rehab hospital
  • Help grow and further develop the rehab programs 
  • Act as the consultant; hospitalists provide primary care days, nights and weekends
  • Strong internal medicine and a full array of consulting specialties
  • Per a local doctor, it’s a great place with good schools, a good airport, hunting, skiing, college sports and theatre, a low crime rate, and more

          

Location:

  • Centrally located on the border of North Dakota & Minnesota
  • 5 hours west of Minneapolis/St. Paul
  • Fargo-Moorhead population: 210,000

Corporate Features:

  • The new hospital owner, is recognized throughout the US as a leader in providing comprehensive rehabilitation services at 30 rehab hospitals
  • A specialty healthcare company focused on providing high quality post-acute care in the most efficient and cost-effective setting
  • The Executive Management Team has had an outstanding success in the healthcare arena
  • They individually have decades of experience and collectively possess over a century of experience and knowledge in running successful LTACH hospitals, rehab hospitals and outpatient facilities

Facility Features:

  • The only freestanding rehab hospital in ND; built in September, 2019
  • 42-bed rehab hospital; ADC is 20 and growing since PAM took ownership 10/2020
  • They have the best in Therapy, Nursing, Quality and Operations Leadership who are out-of-the-box thinkers driven to success and are attracting the best and brightest
  • Offers specialty programs and highly trained staff
  • The rehabilitation hospital programs primarily will focus on Brain Injury, Stroke, Amputation, Spinal Cord Injury, Neurological Conditions, Complicated Orthopedics, and Multiple Trauma.
  • Open medical staff
  • The Joint Commission disease-specific accreditation in Stroke treatment
  • Has advanced cardiac life support (ACLS) certification, and multiple specialty certificated therapists
  • This beautiful suburban campus offers advanced rehab technology and patient-centered care focused on recovering and return to independence.
  • Innovative, energized therapy team
  • A hospitalist and NP see patients every day

 Responsibilities:

 

  • Inpatient work at the rehab hospital
  • General PM&R diagnoses
  • Act as the consulting physician as the Internal Medicine team admits all patients
  • See approximately 15+ patients/day

 Affiliation:

 

  • Employee, although not the traditional employee model as the position fosters independence.

Compensation:

 

  • Base salary plus incentive based on RVU’s.

 Call:

 

  • Limited as the hospitalists are the primary doctor for the patients

Candidate Qualifications:

  • Board Certified/Qualified physiatrist with excellent interpersonal and communications skills
  • The ideal candidate will have vision and drive

Benefits:

  • Comprehensive to include health, malpractice insurance, paid vacation, long- and short-term disability and more

Professional Services Include:

  • Daily Physician Visits
  • Physical Therapy
  • Occupational Therapy
  • Speech Therapy
  • Comprehensive Medical Staff
  • Respiratory Care (we only have 12 hours)
  • 24-Hour Rehab Nursing
  • Dietician
  • Neurology consultation in-house
  • Internal Medicine

Conditions Treated Include:

  • Stroke
  • Amputation
  • Brain Injury
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Complex Medical-Debility
  • Neurological Diseases
  • Guillain–Barré Syndrome
  • Major Joint/Orthopedic
  • Movement Disorders
  • Multiple Sclerosis
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Pain
  • Parkinson’s
  • Pulmonary Conditions

Their Specialty Services Include:

  • Body-Weight Supported Mobility Systems
  • Prosthetic Training
  • Specialty Mobility and Seating
  • Stroke Program
  • Parkinson’s Program
  • Wound Care
  • Bariatric Equipment
  • On-Site Modified Barium Swallow Test
  • Swallowing Therapy & Therapeutic Dining Program
  • On-Site Dialysis/Peritoneal Dialysis
  • Bioness Integrated Therapy System

Quick Facts about Fargo

  • There’s lots to do with many parks, cross country skiing, skating, hunting (geese, mule deer, white tail, duck) college sports (Division 1A football, wrestling and more), orchestra, choir and theatre, performances at the Fargo Coliseum.  Agriculture-friendly.  Colleges and universities include Moorhead State, ND State University and Concordia with good programs to include a good business program.  Home of many employers to include Health Systems, Air Force Base, Stiger Tractors and more.
  • Enjoy a lake house
  • Centrally located on the border of North Dakota & Minnesota
  • 5 hours west of Minneapolis/St. Paul
  • Fargo-Moorhead population: 210,000
  • Regional Service area consists of 25 clinics & 5 hospitals
  • North Dakota’s largest city, with 105,000+ residents; average age is 30
  • Located in the Red River Valley in the southeastern part of the state, on the border of North Dakota and Minnesota
  • Home to three colleges/universities, including North Dakota State University
  • Four seasons of activities, from visiting the city’s nationally acclaimed children’s museum or attending the ballet to biking, skiing and an abundance of other outdoor activities
  • Zoo
  • Concordia College is in Fargo which has a good endowment with a lot of scholarships; parents only expected to pay a certain amount, high acceptance rate into dental, medical and law schools; individual attention

Rankings

  • Named one of the top 100 places to live in America by Money Magazine
  • Rated the third-best small city for relocating a family by the Worldwide Employee Relocation Council
  • Named the nation’s 12th safest city by Morgan Quitno Press

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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.