We are currently seeking a physician to serve as the Medical Director for our acute rehabilitation unit in Northern California. This is a 10-bed unit that serves patients in need of rehabilitation services, including physical, occupational, and speech-language therapies.
Your career growth begins when you join an interdisciplinary team, where doctors, nurses, therapists and other experts work together to form individualized care plans for our patients and residents. The goal of our team is to focus on each patient as an individual to ensure that we are meeting their clinical needs and creating a fun and dynamic healing environment.
This position is an Independent Contractor role and will collaborate with the Program Director and the entire clinical team to provide medical direction in conformance with the facility's policies and procedures, state and federal laws and regulations, including the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) and The Joint Commission.
As an the Medical Director:
You must hold a Doctor of medicine or osteopathy, be duly licensed and registered to practice medicine or surgery, and be in good standing under the laws of the state.
You must be board certified and maintain all board certifications in your specialty areas by a nationally recognized board.
You must demonstrate appropriate experience or training to provide rehabilitation services by meeting one of the following three requirements:
Has completed a one year hospital internship with a minimum of two years' of training or experience as a collaborative team member in the medical management of inpatients requiring rehabilitation services
A formal residency in PMR
A fellowship in rehabilitation for a minimum of one year
As a Medical Director your services and responsibilities are:
Physician shall provide services 20 hours per week on an acute rehabilitation unit.