HealthEast is seeking a full time BC/BE PM& R Physician to join our Neurosurgery team at St. Joseph's Hospital in St. Paul, Minnesota.
Responsible for providing inpatient evaluation and determination of rehabilitation goals and plans.
Provides physician leadership, direction, and oversight of inpatient rehabilitative services (PT, OT, SLP, and other specialties).
Works in collaboration with partnering teams involved with the care of the patient, including pain, neurosurgery, neurology, spine, and other services as appropriate.
Will also see patients 1 day per week in the Neurosurgery Clinic, which is connected by a skyway to the hospital.
Outpatient rehabilitation services include an outpatient rehab clinic which coexists with Neurosurgery.
Opportunity to develop an acute care rehab program. Will assist in the selection and expansion of a Physiatry department.
Call is not required, and may develop over time as the department grows.
Participates in leadership meetings to facilitate rehab program goals, including Neuroscience Council, Spine Council and Trauma Council.
MD/DO or foreign equivalent
Must be BE/BC Physiatry by the ABPMR
Ability to obtain MN license and DEA
Minimum of 1-3 years of experience required, with 4-6 years of inpatient physical medicine and rehab experience preferred.
Leadership experience or desire to grow into a leadership role is a plus
With a population nearing 300,000, St. Paul is the capital and second-most populous city in Minnesota. Located less than 8 miles from the Minneapolis-St. Paul airport near the confluence of the Mississippi and Minnesota Rivers, St. Paul boasts a healthy downtown core that houses plenty of activity both day and night. St. Paul is proud home of the MN Wild, St. Paul Saints, the Science Muse-um of MN, and the Ordway Center. The METRO light rail line connects the suburbs to both St. Paul and Minneapolis providing an easy opportunity to take in events within both beautiful cities.
With a rich history of providing patient centered care, HealthEast Care System is the largest health care provider in the Twin Cities’ East Metro. From prevention to cure, HealthEast meets the needs of the community with a blend of traditional medicine and integrative therapies. In addition to our 14 neighborhood clinics, we offer exceptional care at our 4 hospitals: St John’s Hospital located i...n Maplewood, Woodwinds Health Campus in Woodbury, St. Joseph’s Hospital in downtown St. Paul, and Bethesda Hospital (LTACH) in St. Paul.
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