Medical Director of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation PM&R

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2017-10-17
PHY540
Medical Director of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation PM&R
Pinemont medial is seeking Physiatrist/ directorship for our facility on northwest area of Houston, Texas. Outpatient rehabilitation clinic with flexible scheduling. The positon is a permanent one with the compensation of 300K- 400k and sign on bouns. There is no nights, weekends, or holidays.
Job Duties:
Monitor effectiveness of pain management interventions such as medication and spinal injections. Monitor patient progress or responses to treatments.
Provide outpatient medical management of neuromuscular disorders, musculoskeletal trauma, acute and chronic pain, deformity or amputation, cardiac or pulmonary disease, or other disabling conditions.
Treat chronic diseases or disorders.
Examine patients to assess mobility, strength, communication, or cognition. Examine patients to assess general physical condition.
Document examination results, treatment plans, and patients' outcomes. Record patient medical histories.
Prescribe physical therapy to relax the muscles and improve strength. Prescribe treatments or therapies.
Perform electro diagnosis including electromyography, nerve conduction studies, or somatosensory evoked potentials of neuromuscular disorders or damage. Test patient nervous system functioning.
Prescribe therapy services, such as electrotherapy, ultrasonography, heat or cold therapy, hydrotherapy, debridement, short-wave or microwave diathermy, and infrared or ultraviolet radiation, to enhance rehabilitation. Prescribe treatments or therapies.
Instruct interns and residents in the diagnosis and treatment of temporary or permanent physically disabling conditions.
Conduct physical tests such as functional capacity evaluations to determine injured workers' capabilities to perform the physical demands of their jobs. Examine patients to assess general physical condition.
Assess characteristics of patients' pain such as intensity, location, and duration using standardized clinical measures.
Diagnose or treat performance-related conditions such as sports injuries or repetitive motion injuries. Diagnose medical conditions. Treat acute illnesses, infections, or injuries.
Prescribe orthotic and prosthetic applications and adaptive equipment, such as wheelchairs, bracing, and communication devices, to maximize patient function and self-sufficiency. Prescribe assistive medical devices or related treatments
Develop comprehensive plans for immediate and long-term rehabilitation including therapeutic exercise; speech and occupational therapy; counseling; cognitive retraining; patient, family or caregiver education; or community reintegration. Develop treatment plans that use non-medical therapies.

Requirements:

o MD or Do with Texas State Medical License
o Federal DEA Number
o DOT certification preferred but not required
o Full, unrestricted Texas Medical license
o Clean background/ Minimal to no malpractice history
o Demonstrated competence in medical and rehabilitative pain management
o Expertise in musculoskeletal and neuromuscular diagnosis and rehabilitation
o U.S. Citizen or valid Green Card

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HOUSTON
Texas

Job Details

MD/DO
No Call
Permanent/Full-Time
Not Board Eligible
Open/Unknown
Physiatry/Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation Jobs
Min-
300
Max-
400
No
physical medicine & rehab jobs, physical medicine jobs, rehabilitation jobs

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