Location: Chicago, Illinois
Rush University Medical Center, a nationally recognized clinical and academic institution and the teaching hospital for Rush Medical, Nursing and Health Sciences Colleges, located in downtown Chicago, invites applications for the position of Physiatrist. The Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation seeks a BE/BC Physiatrist with strong interpersonal skills to join the expanding PM&R team. The position will assist in growth of the inpatient service line including consultation services. This is a hybrid role that consists of inpatient service at the downtown Rush University Medical Center campus. This position includes research, community engagement, and teaching opportunities. The Department is part of the Rush Neurosciences Service Line and collaborates with nationally and internationally renowned neurosurgeons, transplant surgeons, cancer providers and other specialists.
This individual would join a robust team of expert faculty who treat thousands of adults and children with disabilities secondary to a variety of conditions including acute and chronic neurological and complex medical conditions, deconditioning, spine pain, osteoarthritis and peripheral joint disease, osteoporosis and general outpatient physical medicine and rehabilitation care. This position offers a competitive salary, comprehensive benefits and an academic appointment commensurate with experience.
Rush University System for Health is an academic health system whose mission is to improve the health of the individuals and the diverse communities it serves through the integration of outstanding patient care, education, research and community partnerships. Rush includes Rush University Medical Center, Rush University, Rush Copley Medical Center and Rush Oak Park Hospital, as well as numerous outpatient care facilities. Rush University, with more than 2,500 students, is a health sciences university that comprises Rush Medical College, the College of Nursing, the College of Health Sciences and the Graduate College. Rush University Medical Center is an elite medical community recognized for excellence in patient care, medical discovery and clinical expertise. Our continued pursuits have earned Rush University Medical Center the distinction of being on U.S. News & World Report's Best Hospitals Honor Roll for 2022-2023. This places the Medical Center amongst the top 20 of the more than 4,500 hospitals evaluated. U.S. News & World Report has also recognized ten Rush programs amongst the nation's best, including top ten national rankings for neurology and neurosurgery and orthopedics. These accolades, along with many others that include a decade of Magnet(r) designation, reflect the collective efforts and commitment to excellence demonstrated by our physicians, advanced practitioners, nurses and medical staff. Rush University Medical Center has received Vizient's Quality Leadership Award, ranking first among 99 academic medical centers across the country. All three Rush University System for Health hospitals have earned the LGBTQ Healthcare Equality Leader designation in the Healthcare Equality Index.