The Permanente Medical Group, Inc. (TPMG - Kaiser Permanente Northern California) is one of the largest medical groups in the nation with over 9,000 physicians, 22 medical centers, numerous clinics throughout Northern and Central California, and a 75-year tradition of providing quality medical care. We are currently offering the following opportunity:
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Physician – Neurorehabilitation
Position Opening in April 2022
The Kaiser Permanente Foundation Rehabilitation Center, the regional rehabilitation hospital for the Northern California Kaiser Permanente Health System, is located in Vallejo, California, about 34 miles north of San Francisco. We are seeking a BC/BE Physiatrist to join a staff of 7 Physiatrists. This is a 48-bed unit (expanding to 53 beds in 2022) that serves a population base of approximately 4 million members. The position involves managing inpatients on the rehab unit with a variety of diagnoses, including stroke, traumatic brain injury, spinal cord injury, multiple trauma, amputation and other diagnoses. The position will also include outpatient care of the same patient populations as well as the opportunity to do electrodiagnostic studies and spasticity management, including intrathecal baclofen pump management and botulinum toxin injections.
The Outpatient Center includes a multidisciplinary Orthotics and Prosthetics Clinic and a Spinal Cord Injury Wellness Clinic. Hospital consultations are also provided by the Physiatrists at the acute hospital in Vallejo and our level 2 trauma center in nearby Vacaville. Call is shared between the Physiatrists in the group. Weekend work is part of the position. Hospitalist assistance is also provided on the weekends. Candidates must have strong clinical and academic credentials, good communication skills, and an ability to work effectively in an interdisciplinary environment. Spinal cord injury medicine fellowship training and/or sub-specialty certification is preferred, but not an exclusive requirement for this position.
A FEW REASONS TO CONSIDER A PRACTICE WITH TPMG:
Work-life balance focused practice, including flexible schedules and unmatched practice support
We can focus on providing excellent patient care without managing overhead and billing.
We demonstrate our commitment to a culture of equity, inclusion, and diversity by hiring physicians that reflect and celebrate the diversity of people and cultures. We practice in an environment with patients at the center and deliver culturally responsive and compassionate care to our member populations.
Multi-specialty collaboration with a mission-driven integrated health care delivery model.
An outstanding electronic medical record system that allows flexibility in patient management
We have a very rich and comprehensive Physician Health & Wellness Program.
We are Physician-led and develop our own leaders.
Professional development opportunities in teaching, research, mentorship, physician leadership, and community service.
Competitive compensation and benefits package, including comprehensive medical and dental
Moving allowance and home loan assistance - up to $200,000 (approval required)
For more information on our opportunities, please contact Lisa Holthaus at: Lisa.Holthaus@kp.org or call: (510) 625-5916. We are an EOE/AA/M/F/D/V Employer. VEVRAA Federal Contractor
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About The Permanente Medical Group, Inc. (Kaiser Permanente Northern California)
The Permanente Medical Group, Inc is the physician group for the Northern California region of Kaiser Permanente, Inc.
Through an integrated health care delivery model that places the patient at its core, The Permanente Medical Group helps over 4 million Kaiser Permanente members live healthier, happier, and longer lives.
We are a 9,000-physician strong and physician-led medical group that believes in working collaboratively with our colleagues to put our patients at the center for the best outcomes.