Smyth County Community Hospital and an Employed Physician Group are currently seeking a Full-Time Physical Medicine and Rehab Physician to join their group in their In-Patient Rehab Unit. This is an In-Patient only position. Opportunity for Medical Directorship role, minimum requirement of 20 hours per week of direct supervision of the rehab unit. Position will be Full-Time (Monday through Friday) with Call. The PM&R Physician will be responsible for the Admission and Discharge of patients with Consultation from the Hospitalists Medical Management of the patient. SCCH offers 24/7 Hospitalist Coverage of the IPR Unit (day time Physician and night time NP coverage). There are no other PM&R Physicians on the SCCH Medical Staff.
Daily Patient load consists of 1-2 daily patient assessments; average census is 6 patients per day. Fellowship training is not required. This is a 'Bread and Butter' General PM&R opportunity in the In-Pt Rehab Unit. Our patient population are Stroke Patients and patients with Bi-Lateral Knees and Hips.
PM&R Residency Training Preferred, open to new Graduates. Or, FM/IM training with 2-3 years experience working with PM&R patients.