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Geriatric Medicine, Primary Care Physician, Rehab Skilled Nursing Facility: Minneapolis, MN

Allina Health Minneapolis, MN

Introduction

Allina Health is dedicated to the prevention and treatment of illness and enhancing the greater health of individuals, families and communities throughout Minnesota and western Wisconsin. A not-for-profit health care system, Allina Health cares for patients from beginning to end-of-life through its 90+ clinics, 13 hospitals, 16 pharmacies, specialty care centers and specialty medical services that provide home care, senior transitions, hospice care, home oxygen and medical equipment, and emergency medical transportation services. Allina Health is a vibrant, growing organization with opportunities to suit your professional skills and a diverse work environment to match your specific interests. We believe employees are our greatest asset and are dedicated to helping you develop and maximize your professional skills.

Abbott Northwestern Hospital, located in south Minneapolis, is the largest not-for-profit hospital in the Twin Cities and is recognized as an ANCC Magnet-designated hospital. It is known around the region and across the U.S. for its centers of excellence: cancer care through the Virginia Piper Cancer Institute; cardiovascular services in partnership with the Minneapolis Heart Institute; the Spine Institute; Neuroscience Institute; Orthopaedic Institute; perinatology, obstetrics and gynecology through WomenCare; physical rehabilitation through Courage Kenny Rehabilitation InstituteTM; and more. With 5,697 employees, 1,397 physicians and 633 beds, Abbott Northwestern Hospital cares for nearly 370,000 patients and their families each year from the Twin Cities area and throughout the Upper Midwest.

Responsibilities

Courage Kenny Rehabilitation Institute provides rehabilitation services for people with short- and long-term conditions, injuries and disabilities. The Institute includes 3 unique inpatient facilities providing inpatient level rehabilitation. The Courage Kenny Transitional Rehabilitation Program (TRP) is a 48 bed facility licensed as a SNF and located on the Golden Valley campus. Its unique licensure allows clients to continue in the rehabilitation journey longer than their hospital inpatient rehabilitation stay with the goal of return to a community living setting.
As a primary care provider in this setting you have the very unique opportunity to provide medical care within this neuro-rehab setting. You are part of a highly specialized team including physiatry, nursing, all therapy disciplines (PT, OT, ST), psychology, neuro-psychology, dietician, social services, and therapeutic recreation. In addition, psychiatry and pain specialty consults are available on site.

Responsibilities:
-Provide direct patient care in the TRP in collaboration with nurse practitioner and PMR physicians to manage client’s medical conditions
--function as part of interdisciplinary team
-chart electronically
-facilitate communication between disciplines as it relates to client care needs
-participate in interdisciplinary team meetings
-participate in call rotation (remote)

Education

  • This position requires a Medical Doctorate degree (M.D.), Doctor of Osteopathy (D.O.) or foreign equivalent from an approved school of medicine.

Qualification/Skills

Board certification in Internal or Family Medicine
Unrestricted state license
Unrestricted DEA certificate
Prior experience in rehabilitation setting preferred

Work Schedule – Additional Position Details

Schedule is negotiable based on the expectation that position is part- time, (0.5 to 0.8 FTE available.)

Location/Community Information

Golden Valley is a first-ring suburb of Minneapolis conveniently located five miles west of downtown. With its desirable location, ample parks and nature areas, diverse neighborhoods, flourishing business, and award-winning schools, Golden Valley is one of the best places to live in the Twin Cities metropolitan area.

  • Located in Golden Valley
  • Population = 20,370

Community Resource Links:

Community Information School Digger

Explore Minnesota MN Dept of Education

Minneapolis St. Paul MagazineSt. Paul Pioneer Press

Twin Cities Living MagazineStar Tribune

Closing

If you are interested in becoming part of our award winning team of professionals, please apply online today. Allina Health is committed to providing Equal Employment Opportunities to all employees and applicants. EO M/F/Disability/Vet Employer.

Allina Health

Address

Minneapolis, MN
USA
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