Physical Medicine and Rehab: Physiatrist
Orlando Health is seeking to hire a Board Certified Physical Medicine and Rehab Physician (Physiatrist) for Orlando Regional Medical Center. This Physiatrist position is 50% Inpatient and 50% outpatient. The inpatient portion includes a census of 8-12 patients, including CVA, spinal cord injury, brain injury and polytrauma diagnoses. Leading the interdisciplinary team and collaboration with other medical providers is the common practice. Attendance at morning team huddle, discharge planning meetings, weekly team conference and full compliance with CMS documentation are required. Participation in quality initiatives, promotion of program growth and cross-coverage for other physiatrists is also important parts of this position.
The outpatient portion involves physiatry care in the Spine Center, in close collaboration with the neurosurgery department. This position involves initial evaluation of spinal disorders, performance of interventional spine procedures, and referral to neurosurgery as appropriate.
This physiatrist will be sharing on-call duties for the inpatient unit, approximately 1 week (including weekend) per month, in rotation with the other full time physiatrists.
Additional duties may require coverage, including admissions review and inpatient PM&R consults.
Benefits of Practicing at Orlando Health:
- Ample support staff, we are a teaching hospital with residents and fellows
- Multiple daily multidisciplinary meetings available either in person or by telemedicine
- Excellent lifestyle: Conveniently located in Central Florida.
- Close-Knit, family-friendly neighborhoods
Visit www.orlandohealth.com/physicianrecruitment for more information!
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Orlando Regional Medical Center (ORMC) is an 808-bed hospital in downtown Orlando and the flagship medical center of Orlando Health. For nearly 100 years, ORMC has provided the most advanced options available for surgical, medical, rehabilitative and emergency care. Today, through our state-of-the-art technology and leading medical specialists, we provide a comprehensive continuum of care for trauma, heart, vascular, stroke, neuroscience, oncology, surgery and orthopedic patients.
Additionally, ORMC provides diagnostic and laboratory testing, medical and surgical services, intensive and progressive care, and wound management. Our numerous specialty centers include treatment for memory disorder and epilepsy, the Orlando Health Rehabilitation Institute (OHRI), the esteemed Brain Injury Rehabilitation Program (BIRC), outpatient surgery services, and an inpatient acute rehabilitation program at the ORMC North Tower.
Award-winning Level One Trauma Center:
ORMC is proud to be home to Central Florida's only Level One Trauma Center, which sees more than 85,000 patients per year including 3,400 major trauma cases. ORMC’s life-saving surgical and medical care is available, 24 hours a day, seven days a week. The ORMC Trauma Center has been recognized with the following awards and accreditations:
- Silver-level Beacon Awards for Excellence from the American Association of Critical-Care Nurses (AACN). This three-year award (2016-2019) award recognizes unit caregivers who successfully improve patient outcomes and align practices with AACN’s six Healthy Work Environment Standards.
- Chest Pain Accreditation with PCI (percutaneous coronary intervention) from the Society of Cardiovascular Patient Care (SCPC)
- Heart Failure Accreditation from the SCPC
- Atrial Fibrillation Certification from the SCPC
ORMC also recently received full Atrial Fibrillation with Electrophysiology Services (EPS) Accreditation status from the SCPC, one of only two hospitals in Florida and the only one in Central Florida to achieve this designation.
Emergency Air Transport:
ORMC is also home to the area’s only air ambulance service. The Air Care Team, founded in 1985, is comprised of three medical helicopters that service a 90-mile radius that includes 10 counties in Central Florida. Since its inception, the Air Care Team has flown over 19,000 patients and 1.2 million accident-free miles on their rescue and transport missions
Graduate Medical Education:
One of the state's six major teaching hospitals, ORMC offers seven residency programs accredited by the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education: Emergency Medicine, Internal Medicine, OB-GYN, Orthopedic Surgery, Pathology, Pediatrics and Surgical Education.
ORMC also offers 10 fellowship programs: Administrative/Research, Emergency Medical Services, Ultrasound, Hematology/Oncology, Pediatric Orthopedics, Orthopedic Trauma, Pediatric Sports Medicine, Colon Rectal Surgery, Surgical Critical Care and Surgical Trauma. Medical students from universities across the country, including Florida State University, University of Florida and University of South Florida, come to ORMC to complete their medical education and training. For more information, visit our Graduate Medical Education portal.