Physician-Chief of PMR, Orthopaedics – 133

first_imgThe West Virginia University School of Medicine, Department ofOrthopaedics, is recruiting a Chief for our Physical Medicine andRehabilitation division. We are looking for an experienced andenergetic colleague with strong leadership and interdisciplinaryteam management skills who enjoys direct patient care and academicpursuits. Ability to recruit faculty and guide establishment of adepartment and residency training program in the School of Medicineis a critical aspect of this position.We have a diagnostic mix of patients admitted from our level onetrauma center and comprehensive stroke center. The scope of ourservice includes inpatient consults, outpatientneuro-rehabilitation, and treatment of a wide range of spine andmusculoskeletal issues. Opportunities for research abound withinthe PM&R division and the home department ofOrthopaedics.Our physiatrists provide outpatient treatment at our WVU SpineCenter, inpatient care at Encompass Health Rehabilitation Hospital(a 70-bed hospital near the WVU School of Medicine), and J. W. RubyMemorial Hospital, our 690-bed acute care primary facility.Patients receive a fully coordinated program of rehabilitative careincluding physical, occupational, and speech-languagetherapies.Successful candidates must have an MD, MD/PhD or DO degree (theemployer accepts foreign educational equivalent) and be eligible toobtain an unrestricted West Virginia medical license. Candidateswith leadership and administrative experience are encouraged toapply.The West Virginia University Health System, the state’s largesthealth system and largest private employer, is comprised of 11hospitals throughout WV with the flagship academic medical center,West Virginia University/J.W. Ruby Memorial Hospital, located inMorgantown. The system also provides management services to fiveadditional hospitals. WVU Medicine includes five institutes – theWVU Cancer Institute ,the WVU CriticalCare and Trauma Institute , the WVU Eye Institute , the WVU Heart and VascularInstitute , and the WVURockefeller Neuroscience Institute .Morgantown, WV is the quintessential college town, with Division IBig 12 sports, diverse cultural and arts activities, world famousoutdoor recreation, and excellent schools. Yet, we are only 75miles from Pittsburgh and a three hour drive to DC. We are aninclusive, educated small community with a strong local economy.You will be amazed at the high quality of life we have to offerhere in beautiful north-central West Virginia.Our goal is to create a full service academic department andresidency program, the first in the state of West Virginia. Buildyour legacy as you serve, teach, learn and make a difference fromday one. To learn more, visit http://medicine.hsc.wvu.edu/ortho/and apply online at http://wvumedicine.org/morgantowncareers.For additional information, please contact Pam Furbee, SeniorPhysician Recruiter, at [email protected] .West Virginia University & University Health Associates are anAA/EO employer – Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran – and WVU isthe recipient of an NSF ADVANCE award for gender equity.Notes To ApplicantsLI-PF1 Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veterans/Individuals withDisabilities.Please view Equal Employment Opportunity Posters provided byOFCCP here .The contractor will not discharge or in any other mannerdiscriminate against employees or applicants because they haveinquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay ofanother employee or applicant. However, employees who have accessto the compensation information of other employees or applicants asa part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay ofother employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwisehave access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is(a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtheranceof an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including aninvestigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with thecontractor’s legal duty to furnish information. 41 CFR60-1.35(c)last_img read more