Pediatric Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Physician
Location: Wilmington, Delaware
Internal Number: 5420
The Division of Pediatric Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation (PPM&R) at Nemours Children's Hospital (formerly Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children) in Wilmington, Delaware is seeking a full-time Pediatric Rehabilitation Medicine Physician (PPM&R).
Our PPM&R Program is well-established with over 30 years of experience. We have a busy inpatient program as well as a Rehab Day Hospital program. We support our Level I Trauma program as well as multiple surgical and medical services. We have Rehabilitation outpatient clinics in Delaware, Pennsylvania and New Jersey. Our multidisciplinary clinics include Cerebral Palsy, Spinal Dysfunction, MDA, Amputee, Concussion, Pain Management, NICU Follow-up, Spasticity/Movement Disorder and Feeding. Nemours DE has one of only three double-board PPM&R training programs in the country and is the only pediatric rehab program in the tri-state area that has been CARF (Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities) accredited for over 30 years.
Pediatric physical medicine and rehabilitation (PPM&R) physicians with strong clinical skills are encouraged to apply, opportunities also exist for teaching, mentoring, clinical research, program development, advancement, and leadership opportunities.
Responsibilities include providing comprehensive rehabilitative care on our intensive inpatient unit and all levels of our outpatient programming. We serve children with a wide range of complex medical diagnoses including musculoskeletal and neurological conditions. Experience in electrodiagnostic studies (i.e. EMG, NCV, Evoked potential) is preferred but not required. We seek individuals who are energized by outstanding multidisciplinary and interdisciplinary work.
Be an M.D. or D.O.
Successful completion of an ACGME or AOA - accredited residency in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation along with successful completion of a fellowship in Pediatric Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation or ACGME approved double-board residency in Pediatrics and Physical Medicine and Rehab
Eligible for New Jersey, Delaware, and Pennsylvania licensure
Current Board Certification in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation as well as Current Board Certification or Board Eligible in Pediatric Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
For confidential consideration, interested candidates should forward their formal CVs to:
Nemours offers a competitive salary and extensive benefits package that includes quality-based bonus incentives, relocation allowance, life insurance, comprehensive health, dental and vision coverage, CME and board maintenance allowances, a retirement plan with employer matching, and an additional 457B retirement savings plan, paid time off, paid parental time off, educational assistance, paid licensure and malpractice fees, professional membership dues allowance, and much more.
About Nemours and Our Mission:
Nemours Children Hospital is located in Wilmington, DE, an epicenter for cutting-edge technology, research, & science. A place devoted to human performance, business innovation, education, and health. The Nemours Foundation has provided high-quality clinical care for children for 80 years. Nemours owns and operates the Nemours Children Hospital in Orlando, Florida, and the Nemours Children's Hospital in Wilmington, Delaware. These and our networks of primary, specialty, and urgent care locations make Nemours one of the largest pediatric health systems in the United States.
If you have been looking for employment in a location that is both a great place to live and work, then this is the opportunity you are looking for.
Nemours is committed to improving the health of children. As a non-profit children’s health organization, we consider the health of every child to be a sacred trust. Through family-centered care in our children’s hospitals and clinics in Delaware, New Jersey, Pennsylvania and Florida, as well as world-changing research, education and advocacy, Nemours fulfills the promise of a healthier tomorrow for all children — even those who may never enter our doors. Nemours began more than 70 years ago with the vision of Alfred I. duPont to improve the lives of children and to do whatever it takes to prevent and treat even the most disabling childhood conditions. Today, through our children’s hospitals and health system, we directly care for 250,000 children annually in Delaware Valley and Florida, including families who travel from across the country and world to see our specialists — treating every child as we would our own. We also reach beyond the walls of our hospitals and clinics to be a voice for children on a national and international level, and to lead the way in prevention, intervention, education, and research. Nemours is growing to better serve the children and families in our ca...re. We have 1.1 million square feet of space currently devoted to providing children’s healthcare or under construction, all designed with significant input and advice from our patients and families.