PM&R Physician will 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 an independent billing company and retain 100% of his/her own billing and collections. Encompass Health hospitals are extremely busy with high patient volumes – Encompass Health has its own well-trained outreach teams that identify appropriate inpatient rehabilitation candidates from surrounding areas.
MD or DO with state medical license or willingness to obtain state license Board Certified or Board Eligible in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Patient-centered commitment to excellence Excellent interpersonal and communications skills Hospital-based physiatry experience preferred but not required Interest in being a part of a thriving community
WHY SET UP A PRACTICE AT AN ENCOMPASS HEALTH HOSPITAL?
High Income potential High patient volumes State of the art equipment Freedom to run your own practice Professional fulfillment through gratifying patient mix Team atmosphere with full-time employed therapists and nurses Physician-friendly hospital executives and collegial environment Corporate support to facilitate available resources for regulatory compliance Opportunities for hospital-based rental of office space and clinical space Contractual opportunities for medical directors and program directors Family-friendly locations around the country Reasonable call schedule shared with other physicians
ABOUT OUR FACILITY
Encompass Health Nittany Valley Rehabilitation Hospital is a 73-bed inpatient rehabilitation hospital that offers comprehensive inpatient and 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 Encompass Health therapists and nurses, and the most innovative equipment and rehabilitation technology, ensuring that all patients have access to the highest quality care. Designed with our patient’s care in mind, Encompass Health Nittany Valley Rehabilitation Hospital offers rooms with amenities like televisions, telephones and wireless internet capabilities.
In addition to caring for general rehabilitation diagnoses, such as amputations, arthritis, hip fracture, burns, spinal cord injury, multiple trauma, neurological conditions, such as Guillian Barre, multiple sclerosis, or critical illness myopathy, orthopedics, and other cardiac conditions, Encompass Health Nittany Valley Rehabilitation Hospital has specialized inpatient programs for stroke, brain injury, heart failure and Parkinson’s disease. Other services offered include support groups including amputee, pulmonary, brain injury, multiple sclerosis and stroke.
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About Encompass Health Nittany Valley Rehabilitation Hospital
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.