HealthSouth Lakeshore Rehabilitation Hospital of Birmingham Alabama is looking for an inpatient staff physician with potential to be a program director and open an outpatient clinic if he or she wishes. Great location, collegial physician support and highly trained employed staff.
As a leading provider of high-quality rehabilitation services for almost 40 years, HealthSouth Lakeshore is a 100-bed inpatient rehabilitation hospital that offers comprehensive inpatient as well as outpatient rehabilitation services designed to return patients to leading active and independent lives.
Our hospital provides a wide range of physical rehabilitation services, a network of highly skilled, independent private practice physicians and HealthSouth therapists and nurses, and the most innovative equipment and rehabilitation technology, ensuring that all patients have access to the highest quality care.
In addition to caring for general rehabilitation diagnoses such as orthopedics, (including fractured hip) cardiac, pulmonary, amputation, multiple trauma, arthritis and neurological disorders (Parkinson’s, multiple sclerosis, Guillain-Barre), HealthSouth Lakeshore Rehabilitation Hospital has specialized inpatient programs for stroke, brain injury and spinal cord injury. Other services offered include outpatient rehabilitation with specialized programs for lymphedema as well as aquatic therapy.
PM&R Physician will be an independent contractor and establish a private practice to include a caseload of medically complex inpatient rehabilitation patients and an outpatient rehabilitation practice if he or she chooses. The Physiatrist will set up a relationship with a billing company and retain 100% of his/her own billing and collections. Most facilities are extremely busy with high patient volumes – HealthSouth has its own well-trained outreach teams that identify appropriate patient rehabilitation candidates from surrounding areas.
The PM&R Independent Contractor candidate should possess the following qualifications
MD or DO with state medical license or willingness to obtain state license
Board certification in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
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.