Maine Medical Partners Neurosurgery & Spine is seeking a BC/BE Physiatrist for their Inpatient Physiatry Consultative Service at Maine Medical Center in Portland, Maine.
The selected candidate will work closely with a core team of Neurohospitalists at the comprehensive stroke center at Maine Medical Center, with a focus on neurorehabilitation. The Physiatry Consultative Service is primarily inpatient medicine, with no primary attending responsibilities or call coverage, with a Monday through Friday schedule. Candidates with experience in pediatrics is valuable but not required.
Candidates will have routine interactions with neurology, trauma, and critical care. The successful candidate will be part of a larger, full service team of physiatrists who are well-established in the community. Responsibilities include in-hospital consultations through discharge, and follow ups five days per week. Candidates will liaise and/or round with hospital services, including Trauma, Neurocritical Care, Vascular Surgery, Neurology and Medicine, and will have an opportunity to continue to build the growing consult volume. This position will work closely with an employed group of Neurohospitalists managing a rapidly growing comprehensive stroke center and telestroke service. There is also a close partnership with The New England Rehabilitation Hospital of Portland, the only free standing acute rehabilitation hospital in Maine.
In addition, there is a busy and growing Physiatry outpatient practice, and candidates would have an opportunity for outpatient and general Physiatry if desired. Conditions treated include Stroke, TBI, SCI, amputee, spasticity management, and spine care. In house procedures include EMG and US guided injections for chemodenervation and musculoskeletal conditions.
Maine Medical Partners Rehabilitation Medicine is part of a larger Maine Medical Partners Neurosurgery and Spine group. The practice provides compassionate, high-quality and personalized care to the people of Maine and northern New England with disorders of the brain and spine. Over the last 3 years the practice has expanded the inpatient consultation role while initiating an outpatient clinic caring for the full range of rehabilitation diagnoses. The practice includes 8 physiatrists along with neurosurgeons, orthopedic surgeons and pain anesthesia. Along with Maine Medical Partners Neurology the two practices make up the majority of providers in the expanding and well-resourced Neuroscience Institute at Maine Medical Center.
Maine Medical Center has 637 licensed beds and is the state’s leading tertiary hospital and Level One Trauma Center, with a full complement of residencies and fellowships and an integral part of the Tufts University Medical School.
Situated on the Maine coast, Portland offers the best of urban sophistication combined with small-town friendliness. The area provides four season recreational opportunities, such as skiing, hiking, sailing, and miles of beautiful beaches. Just two hours north of Boston, this is an exceptionally diverse and vibrant community. Portland is consistently voted one of the top spots in America to raise a family and was named America’s Foodiest Small Town by Bon Appetit Magazine.
For more information please contact: Alison C. Nathanson, Director, MaineHealth Physician Recruitment Center at (207) 661-7383 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
About Maine Medical Partners
The MaineHealth Physician Recruitment Center is an in-house recruitment department for our MaineHealth member and affiliate hospitals across southern, central and western Maine, including Maine Medical Center, the state's leading tertiary care center. We put you in direct contact with MaineHealth member hospitals, and we know their communities and hospitals well. We take the time to learn your interests and career aspirations, and the type of community and practice you are seeking. We believe that physician recruitment and successful placements occur when physicians and our MaineHealth member hospitals receive informed and personalized attention.
Whether you want the urban sophistication of Portland or the warmth and character of a community hospital in a more rural setting, the MaineHealth Physician Recruitment Center is here to help you find the perfect opportunity.