Emory is seeking a board certified Physiatrist to provide inpatient physiatry consults in an expanding academic post-acute care network. These consults may include skilled nursing facilities (SNFs), or one of the acute care facilities within the Emory Healthcare Network network. The SNF position involves consultations on patients in collaboration with their primary care physician/geriatric specialist, covering musculoskeletal and neuropathic pain issues, affective, cognitive and sleep disorders. This position involves inpatient coverage five days per week with the potential to engage in outpatient clinic opportunities and cross coverage in the inpatient rehabilitation hospitals.
The acute care physiatry consult service involves one of the five Emory acute care hospitals consulting inpatients who need inpatient post-acute care, or outpatient care follow-up. Responsibilities may include evaluations, including cluster diagnostic, and interventions including a range of procedures.
The position will include 1-2 outpatient clinics per week with in house call approximately 3 times per year at the Emory Rehabilitation Hospital.
Emory University is committed to Inclusion and equity in the recruitment and retention of faculty. The university diligently supports the training of disadvantaged students and those with underserved communities. We welcome candidates who can contribute to the diversity and excellence of our academic community.
Emory University is an equal employment opportunity and affirmative action employer. Women, minorities, people with disabilities and veterans are strongly encouraged to apply.