Vacancy Identification Number (VIN): 918163 (Include # on all documents)
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This vacancy is assigned to the Medical VA Care Line at the
VA Medical Center, Bath, New York.
Fee Basis Physiatrist .25 FTEE
Duties include the following:
Act as a physiatrist
consultant to therapy, chiropractic, clinical and medical staff and residents
Provide a thorough physiatry
assessment and prescribe treatment for relief of complex pain or physical
dysfunction due to orthopedic or neurologic problems, evaluation and
prescription for provision of orthotics and prosthetics, and assessment for
OEF/OIF veterans with Traumatic Brain Injury and/or Polytraumatic (multiple
Provide clinical coverage in
Physiatry, TBI/Polytrauma, SCI and Pain Clinics
Will see patients in
consultation from other providers to assist with differential Diagnosis and
management of functionally complex conditions.
Will order appropriate
clinical tests and referrals to other disciplines.
Assess patients progress
toward goals and adjust plan of care accordingly.
interventions per clinical privileges
Contributes to clinical
Interdisciplinary team making decisions regarding HISA and Major Medical
Salary to be determined, per patient rate
Intermittent, to meet the needs of scheduling patients