Job ID: 289526107  |  Last Updated: 9/16/2020

Medical Director for Rehab Unit & Neuro I/P Consult Service in Beautiful Sumter, SC

Palmetto Health Tuomey
Sumter, SC
Applicant Contact
Andrew Hartsoe
Director, Healthcare Provider Recruitment
(803) 296-3848

Job Description

Seeking a BC/BE Neurologist to serve as Medical Director for the Acute Rehab Unit at Palmetto Health Tuomey in Sumter, SC, as well as, provide inpatient Neurology Consults. This is an employed position with the Palmetto Health USC Medical Group for a busy and successful rehab unit currently managed by Kindred Hospital Rehabilitation Services (the largest diversified provider of post-acute care services in the United States). Palmetto Health Tuomey is a licensed 301-bed hospital with a 23 bed rehab unit. Our hospitalist service is also employed by the Palmetto Health USC Medical Group and can provide back-up coverage if needed.

We also have a need for some inpatient neurology consult services, if that would be of interest. You would be fairly compensated for both roles being filled. The primary position being filled is the Medical Director position but we would be interested in offering supplemental income for Neurology consults as well. The Neuro-consult service wouldn't be a fulltime commitment.

Our former Medical Director retired, so we are looking to fill this vacancy. Our unit has a 20 year history of success and is fortunate to have longevity with unit staff. Kindred will provide a 4 day one-on-one Medical Director training course. Current average daily census of 12-14 with leading diagnoses of stroke and hip fracture.

Required (one or more of the following):
- Formal Residency in PMR
- A fellowship in rehabilitation for a minimum of 1 year
- Has completed a one year hospital intership with a minimum of two years' of training or experience as a collaborative
team member in the medical management on inpatients requiring rehabilitation services.

Competitive Salary, Benefits, Signing Bonus, Relocation Expenses, etc.

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