Encompass Health and our partner The University of Iowa Department of Orthopedics and Rehabilitation is seeking a Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation physician to join our team of faculty physiatrists as we expand our practice to include a new freestanding inpatient rehabilitation facility. The facility opened in the summer of 2020 and it is the first inpatient rehab facility to be affiliated with the University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, a Level 1 trauma center and the state's only comprehensive medical center.
The ideal candidate is an academic-oriented physiatrist with a variety of clinical interests. Clinical opportunities are broad and include inpatient consults, inpatient rehabilitation, and outpatient clinics. The outpatient practice can be developed around the candidate's interests, with possibilities for MSK, spine ultrasound, EMG, neurorehabilitation, amputee, pediatrics, and other areas. There are ample opportunities and support for participation in research and medical education.
Qualified candidates must show successful completion of a degree from an accredited medical school.
Excellent clinical and academic credentials.
Experience working in a team setting.
Effective communication and interpersonal skills.
A commitment to ongoing performance improvement.
Experience promoting a diverse workforce in an academic environment.
Candidates must be board-certified or board-eligible in PM&R.
Internal Number: 638096
About Encompass Health
As a national leader of post-acute care, Encompass Health offers facility-based and home-based patient care through our network of inpatient rehabilitation hospitals, home health agencies and hospice agencies. We are committed to delivering high-quality, cost-effective care across the post-acute continuum. Driven by a set of shared values, Encompass Health is the result of the union between HealthSouth Corporation and Encompass Home Health & Hospice.Our approach to post-acute care sets us apart. We firmly believe that every success starts with our dedicated team of professionals, so we make sure they are empowered with the tools they need to help our patients be successful. Innovative technologies, advanced therapies, customized treatment plans, coordinated care teams – these are all part of our promise to deliver the highest level of care.