Physiatrist - Inpatient

Employer
Tower Health
Location
West Reading, Pennsylvania
Posted
Mar 25, 2019
Closes
Mar 24, 2020
Ref
1981426
Hours
Full Time
Position Type
Permanent
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Be inspired, every day. Here, we practice in a leading-edge setting where advanced medicine and compassion are equally valued. Careers at Reading Hospital offer a highly collaborative setting, where individuals from every medical, professional, and service discipline work together to provide patients and their families with an experience beyond compare

Overview

Reading Hospital Rehabilitation at Wyomissing, part of Tower Health at the Reading Hospital (700 + beds) seeks an Inpatient Physiatrist to join its dynamic, interdisciplinary rehabilitation team. Join a growing team of 10 physiatrists who work closely with the Neurosurgery, Orthopedic and Trauma teams as well as the strong interdisciplinary team at the Rehab Hospital. You will have the opportunity to work in acute inpatient rehab hospital along with doing rehab consults in acute care as well as the outpatient office. This position is ideal for physiatrists with an academic, teaching and/or administrative background. On call requirement is around 1:9 weeks.

Job Summary

Opened in October 2009, our state-of-the-art facility features: 174,000-square-foot, three-story, free-standing rehabilitation hospital; 62-bed Rehabilitation Center, including an 11-bed secured Brain Injury Unit; 50-bed Transitional Care Center for skilled care; Aquatic therapy pool and outdoor therapy garden; On-site pharmacy, laboratory and radiological services. Our onsite outpatient PM&R office also has an EMG certified lab to better assess our patients. We offer highly specialized programs and services for patients in need of amputee rehabilitation, brain injury rehabilitation, neuromuscular rehabilitation, orthopedic rehabilitation, spinal cord injury rehabilitation, stroke rehabilitation and transitional care. Reading Hospital Rehabilitation at Wyomissing is the only hospital in the region accredited by both the Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities (CARF) and The Joint Commission. Our Stroke Specialty, Brain Injury, and Amputee Programs are also CARF-accredited.

Reading Health Rehabilitation Hospital provides our physicians with exceptional administrative and operational support to free you to do what you do best: diagnose, treat and rehabilitate patients who have experienced functional loss or disability as a result of an accident, illness or injury. Experience the cultural vibrancy of Southeastern Pennsylvania and the diversity of the four seasons. Our location offers easy access to shore points, four airports and major metro areas, such as Philadelphia, Washington, DC and New York City, all within driving distance.

In 2018, Tower Health and Drexel University College of Medicine announced their partnership to bring a four-year medical school to Berks County. This move sets Reading Hospital on the path to becoming an academic medical center and will allow the next generation of physicians to be trained in Berks County. Reading Hospital currently offers numerous residency programs with this specific practice having teaching activities.

What We Offer:

  • Competitive salary
  • Educational loan assistance
  • Relocation assistance
  • Generous CME stipends and time off
  • Claims-made malpractice insurance including tail coverage
  • 403b and 457b retirement plans with company match through Lincoln Financial
  • Excellent health/dental/vision benefits
  • Spousal job search support

Qualifications

BC / BE in physical medicine and rehabilitation

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