Bayside Employee Health Center is seeking a team-oriented MSK physiatrist to join our well established, physician owned general occupational medicine clinic with onsite PT/OT in the Summer of 2021.
This position offers a four day work week (most weeks) with no hospital, on call or weekend work and most major holidays off.
This is a great opportunity for a candidate who is seeking a work/life balance.
This is a partnership track position for a motivated candidate.
This position is located in beautiful coastal Maine, offering a high quality of lifestyle with four seasons, rich cultural activity, with easy access to the coast, mountains, skiing and many other enjoyable outdoor activities.
Bayside welcomes applicants who have recently completed their residency programs.
The Director of Physiatry will work with a multidisciplinary team to treat injured workers in our occupational and environmental medicine practice. He/She will provide leadership in the management of the therapy department (two DrPTs, and one OTR), and be a secondary physician supervisor for our midlevel provider. We are looking to add ultrasound guided injection procedures to this practice and will support development of that service.
Required Minimum Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
Graduate of a US osteopathic or allopathic medical school.
Completion of a US physical and rehabilitation medicine residency
Ability to obtain and maintain a licensure with the Maine Board of Licensure in Medicine
Certified by the American Board of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Current DEA Registration Certificate
Evaluate orthopedic and soft tissue injuries, concussions, and occupational neurological disorders; determine and provide appropriate pharmacological treatment, diagnostic testing and therapeutic interventions; utilize outside specialists as needed. Medical philosophy supports conservative care and return to work, ie “work as medicine.”
Work collaboratively and positively with the patient, employers, insurers and case managers to insure an optimal outcome for the injured worker.
Provide musculoskeletal /soft tissue injection; training in US guided methods ideal but not required
Ideal candidate will able to perform evidence based causation assessments, chart reviews and Independent medical exams, however we will offer training for those without prior experience
Provide work capacity recommendations
Cordial, professional communication skills with the patient, coworkers, employers, insurers and other care team members
Demonstrate and utilize knowledge of worker’s compensation and its impact on injured workers when managing cases
Maintain a positive collegial relationship with outside primary care and specialty providers
Provide leadership and clinical guidance to therapy department and other medical providers
Minimize opiate prescribing
Contribute ideas for practice innovation
Acupuncture skills welcome; will consider training for motivated candidates
Osteopathic assessment skills ideal, not required
Telecommuting is allowed.
Additional Salary Information: Health, 401K with employer match, Life Insurance, STD/LTD and Malpractice, generous allowance for CME, Sign on bonus
Bayside Employee Health Center is recognized for its high quality medical care and dedication to providing a comprehensive occupational service model for the area's workforce. Physician founded in 1999, we remain entirely physician owned and led. Our mission is fourfold - to provide excellent medical care to injured workers, to reduce unnecessary costs to employers and their employees through effective care practices, prevention and education, to provide excellent customer service, and to insure that compliance criteria are met for regulated services.
Our services meet the majority of a company's occupational health needs. These include injury care, fitness for duty evaluations, DOT examinations, OSHA mandated preventive examinations, preplacement examinations, functional testing, onsite and tailored stretching programs, drug screening, MRO services, ergonomic evaluations, second opinions, independent medical examinations, permanent impairment ratings, physical and occupational therapy, acupuncture, and physical & rehabilitation medicine specialist treatment for complex musculoskeletal cases. In house diagnostic services include radiology, EMG testing, BTE functional testing, pu...lmonary function testing, audiograms and phlebotomy.
We bring a partnership model to the management of injured workers. We are available and listen to the concerns of all involved parties. We are committed to offering conservative, individualized medical care for injured workers combined with a business minded approach that values excellent communication and support of early return to work. We believe that this is a key characteristic of our practice that positively impacts the medical outcomes of our patients.