• Enjoy work with a well-respected, solid practice AND live on the beach
  • Excellent situation as the rehab unit has a waiting list
  • Great assistance – 24/7 from PA’s and hospitalists
  • No travel
  • Little competition – the only rehab in the greater area

 Location:

  •  Southeastern NC
  • Population: 123, 000 (city), 263,429 (area)
  • Minutes from local beaches
  • Great public and private schools
  • Growing area to include retirees
  • Historic downtown has a 1.75-mile Riverwalk
  • In 2014 Wilmington’s riverfront was ranked as the “Best American Riverfront” by readers of USA Today
  • University of NC-Wilmington
  • Home of EUE Screen Gems Studios, the largest domestic television and movie production facility outside California
  • World Headquarters of Pharmaceutical Product Development(PPD) and a state-of-the-art convention center
  • Winters are generally mild with January highs in the mid-50s °F and lows in the mid-30s °F
  • Wilmington International Airport

Practice Features:

 

  • Well-established, strong practice with 3 physiatrists and 4 PA’s (2 of the PA’s only work in the office)
  • 2 physiatrists are Board Certified in PM&R and Pain and do mostly pain work
  • 1 physiatrist was the former President of the NC PM&R Society
  • 2 physiatrists have been with the practice for 22+ years and the other for 12 years
  • Friendly work environment
  • Enjoy an established, good relationship with the hospital

 Facility Features:

 

  • 36-bed rehab unit
  • The hospital is being bought by Novant which plans to supply the capital to further grow the system
  • The next closest rehab is far away in Fayetteville

Responsibilities:

 

  • 90% inpatient
  • Work at 1 hospital
  • Outpatient as follow-up from the inpatient, e.g. SCI, stroke, amputee
  • Have the assistance of PA’s who do the admissions, discharges and call
  • Hospitalists serve as consultants for all medical care and issues to include overnight

 Call:

 

  • Only take back-up call from the PA’s who are on first call 24/7 to include every weekend and have a wonderful reputation
  • The other practice physiatrists cover the hospital when the inpatient physiatrist is away

 Affiliation:

  • Employee with ownership potential

 Compensation:

 

  • Salary

 Benefits:

 

  • Comprehensive to include malpractice, health insurance, 401K

 Reason for opening:

 

  • A doctor is retiring

 Candidate Qualifications:

 

  • The ideal candidate will have experience but 2021 residents will be considered
  • Must love inpatient work

 

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.