The Department of Medicine and the Section of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation at Cheshire Medical Center in Keene are seeking an experienced physiatrist to join its pain and spine program as its Medical Director of Physiatry. The Department of Medicine is committed to the appointment and support of a highly promising individual who will bring special interest and skill to the practice of inpatient and outpatient multidisciplinary spine care and physical medicine and rehabilitation.
Join a multidisciplinary team that includes:
An established interventional pain medicine physician
High functioning outpatient physical therapists
Supportive nursing staff
Dartmouth Hitchcock spine surgeons
Generous base salary commensurate with experience
Fully benefited position through Cheshire Medical Center including malpractice insurance, life insurance as well as affordable family medical, dental, vision insurance plans, and HSA/HRA account.
CME funds and allocated CME days in addition to vacation
Affiliated with the Academic Medical Center, the Geisel School of Medicine, and Dartmouth College
Quintessential New England living - Four beautiful seasons and an outdoor lifestyle
Wonderful setting for community and family life
A vibrant collegiate environment with associated sporting events and cultural amenities
CV and cover letter sent to: Katie Hatcher - Physician Recruiter / Kathrine.A.Hatcher@hitchcock.org
Dartmouth-Hitchcock Clinic Keene is a 150-physician and associate provider, multi-specialty community practice associated with the teaching hospital, Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center, and the Geisel School of Medicine. The Clinic is a nationally recognized leader in population health and is a diverse group of professionals committed to quality and patient safety, continuous process improvement, integrative medicine, and value-based care. Cheshire Medical Center is a 169-bed, Level III community hospital. It is only the 14th hospital ever to be named an American Hospital Association “Living the Vision” awardee (2013) and is the 2010 New Hampshire Healthcare Business of the Decade.
The community of Keene is a picturesque, college town in the Monadnock Region of Southwestern New Hampshire. NH boasts no income or sales tax. The cost of living, stable real estate market, and excellent schools and neighborhoods make Keene an ideal place to call home. Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center in Lebanon, NH has been consistently ranked by the U.S. News and World Report as One of America’s Best Hospitals.
Requirements: Minimum 3 years of Medical Director Experience
Writing and reviewing of policies, procedures and protocols
Occurrence report and patient grievance report management
Quality assessment and quality metric oversight
Recruiting, credentialing, and onboarding of new providers
OPPE/FPPE/corrective action plans for providers overseen
Case reviews and peer reviews as necessary
Yearly evaluations of medical providers overseen
Provider scheduling (clinic and call)
Schedule template optimization
Budgeting responsibilities together with operations team
Performance Improvement initiatives
Regular departmental meetings and attendance at Medical Admin Wednesday meetings as necessary
BC/BE Physiatry Residency trained; additional fellowship training in pain medicine or interventional spine preferred.
Interest and expertise in the prevention, diagnosis, treatment, and rehabilitation of people disabled by disease, disorder, or injury
Must obtain or maintain a NH and VT Medical License
Dartmouth Health is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, national origin, disability status, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.
How can the lifestyle in New Hampshire and Vermont compliment your career? You can have amazing 4-season living with a career at one of the top health systems in the country. The Dartmouth-Hitchcock health system stretches over New Hampshire and Vermont and offers the quintessential New England experience. With no income or sales tax, this beautiful area combines history, industry and business and has been ranked consistently as one of the best places in the US to live and work. Anchored by the academic Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center in Lebanon, NH, the system includes the NCI-designated Norris Cotton Cancer Center, the Children's Hospital at Dartmouth-Hitchcock; 4 affiliated hospitals and 30 Dartmouth-Hitchcock ambulatory clinics across the region. We are close to the urban centers of Boston, New York and Montreal, but also offer proximity to the seacoast and multiple top-tier ski mountains within a short driving distance. Throughout New Hampshire, the opportunities – both career and personal – truly make our area the ideal place to work and play.Dartmouth-Hitchcock is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without ...regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, disability status, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.