WellSpan Health is opening a unique, restorative pain program for chronic pain patients. We are seeking a Lead Physician for a transdisciplinary pain team (behavioral health, care coordinator, acupuncture, massage, physical reconditioning, and nutrition) to provide healthcare to complex care patients with chronic pain in a healing environment aimed at restoring physical and emotional functioning and improving overall quality of life.
- A once-in-the-lifetime opportunity to lead the first-in-the-nation replication of a transdisciplinary pain program in an integrated health system
- Build the program based on a proven financially sustainable and clinically effective model to treat chronic pain, relieve suffering and improve function, decrease high-cost, avoidable care and lower opioid utilization for patients
- Comprehensive, trauma-informed, team-delivered care where multiple disciplines provide care at one location based on a single treatment plan
- Through collaboration lead the transdisciplinary team to develop, execute, monitor, and adjust comprehensive and coordinated, individualized care plans that include shared goals with measurable outcomes including cost of care.
- Employ evidence-based approaches to shared decision-making that respect the patient’s preferences and social norms while targeting optimal treatment outcomes through patient empowerment
- Provide hands on medical services to patients within scope of specialty: Neurology, Physiatry, Pain Medicine, Primary Care. Provide some simple injections (joints, trigger points) limited interventional pain procedures.
Our Commitment to You:
- Generous Benefits and Competitive Compensation
- Cohesive Leadership Team
- Full Relocation and Retirement Savings Plans
- Opportunity to Combine Leadership and Clinical Responsibilities
- $4,500 CME Allowance, Malpractice Coverage Including Tail
About the Community:
Conveniently situated within a short drive of major cities like Philadelphia, Baltimore and Washington, D.C., WellSpan Health’s service area is made up of a diverse mix of welcoming communities that you will love to call home. South Central Pennsylvania offers an idyllic blend of unique cities and towns including Lancaster, York, Gettysburg, Lebanon, Chambersburg and Waynesboro.