Join a Leading Children's Hospital in South Florida
Joe DiMaggio Children’s Hospital at Memorial Healthcare System is seeking a BE/BC pediatric physiatrist with excellent clinical and personal skills to join the team of dedicated professionals in the Division of Pediatric and Adolescent Rehabilitation. If you have these qualities and enjoy a dynamic multicultural urban/suburban lifestyle, great weather all year around, and close proximity to the ocean, South Florida is the right place for you.
The desired candidate should have strong interpersonal and communication skills, as well as be knowledgeable in brain injury, neuromuscular conditions and spasticity. The candidate should be proficient to participate in multidisciplinary clinics including spasticity, neuro-oncology, neuromuscular diseases, and the wheelchair/equipment clinic (with PT and vendor support) and will be expected to be an attending physician for physiatry residents in our new residency program.The physician will be responsible for outpatient and inpatient rehabilitation services in our six-bed CARF-accredited inpatient unit and will also enjoy the full support of pediatric subspecialists and services.
This is a full-time employed position with the multispecialty Memorial Physician Group. The position offers competitive benefits and a compensation package that is commensurate with training and experience. Professional malpractice and medical liability are covered under sovereign immunity.
South Florida has endless amenities including miles of beautiful beaches, top-rated golf courses, zoos and wildlife refuges, museums and world-class dining. Additionally, there is no state income tax.
About the Pediatric and Adolescent Rehabilitation Program
Memorial Rehabilitation Institute at Joe DiMaggio Children’s Hospital includes both inpatient and outpatient divisions. The Pediatric and Adolescent Acute Inpatient Rehabilitation Program is a six-bed, CARF-accredited comprehensive program that includes PT,OT, SLT, neuropsychology, Child Life, social work. Outpatient services include aquatic therapy, serial casting, and vestibular therapy for concussion/brain injury patients. Memorial Rehabilitation Institute at Joe DiMaggio Children’s Hospital maintains a collaborative relationship with the adult rehabilitation programs offered by the Rehabilitation Institute of South Florida, a facility of Memorial Healthcare System.
About Joe DiMaggio Children's Hospital
Joe DiMaggio Children's Hospital opened in 1992 and has grown to be the leading children's hospital in Broward and Palm Beach counties. With 226 beds, an 84-bed Level II and III NICU, 30-bed PICU and 12-bed intermediate care unit, Joe DiMaggio Children's Hospital is known for its child- and family-friendly environment that emphasizes the Power of Play. Located in the heart of South Florida, a region whose quality of life attracts new residents from all over the country and around the world, Joe DiMaggio Children's Hospital offers a comprehensive range of healthcare services – delivered with kindness, dedication and compassion.
Memorial Healthcare System is one of the largest public healthcare systems in the United States. A national leader in quality care and patient satisfaction, Memorial has ranked 11 times since 2008 on nationally recognized lists of great places to work – in Modern Healthcare magazine, Florida Trend magazine and Becker’s Hospital Review, just to name a few.
Memorial’s facilities include its flags...hip, Memorial Regional Hospital, one of the largest in Florida; Memorial Regional Hospital South; Joe DiMaggio Children’s Hospital, the only freestanding children's hospital in Broward and Palm Beach counties; Memorial Hospital West; Memorial Hospital Miramar; Memorial Hospital Pembroke; and Memorial Manor, a US News five-star-rated nursing home.
Memorial’s work environment has been rated by employees and physicians alike as an open-door, inclusive culture that is committed to safety, transparency and, above all, outstanding service to patients and families.