Department of Veterans Affairs, Huntington, WV is seeking a Chief of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation. Candidate must be a full-time board certified/board eligible Physiatrist. Administrative oversight of multiple disciplines including physiatry, physical therapy, occupational therapy and speech and language pathology. A variety of clinical opportunities exist including: Spinal Cord Injury/Disorders Program, Polytrauma and Traumatic Brain Injury Program, general outpatient physiatry with amputee Care and Musculoskeletal pain and spasticity management procedures, prosthetic and orthotic management, electroneuromyography consultation, and Acupuncture. Work schedules are generally from Mondays to Fridays. Hershel “Woody” Williams VA Medical Center is an 80 bed acute medical/surgical facility affiliated with Marshall University School of Medicine. Federal Retirement, Thrift Savings plan (401K) and liability coverage. Relocation expenses are negotiable. Located in the beautiful foothills of the Ohio Valley, Huntington, WV offers numerous cultural and recreational activities and is a superb place to raise a family. Non-citizen applicants may also apply. Send CV to: Tim Beverage, Acting Chief, Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, 1540 Spring Valley Drive, Huntington WV 25704. (phone 304-429-6755, ext.2783).EOE
Additional Salary Information: Federal Retirement, Thrift Savings plan (401K) and liability coverage.
Internal Number: 18-154-10306636-HUN38-BQ
About Hershel Woody Williams VA Medical Center
The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center in Huntington, West Virginia, is honored to serve nearly 30,000 Veterans in a primary service area that includes 10 counties in West Virginia, 2 counties in southern Ohio and 12 counties in eastern Kentucky. The medical center is a fully accredited 80-bed acute medical and surgical care facility offering primary and subspecialty outpatient care including rehabilitation and mental health services.
Since 1932, the Huntington VA Medical Center has been improving the health of the men and women who have so proudly served this nation. Located in the picturesque Spring Valley area of Huntington, and affiliated with the Joan C. Edwards School of Medicine at Marshall University, the Medical Center provides a broad scope of treatment modalities with the most advanced technology available in the region.
Primary Care is the foundation of our Ambulatory Care Program and is provided through the Medical Center based clinic and VA staffed outpatient clinics located in Prestonsburg, KY, Charleston, WV, Lenore, WV, and Gallipolis, OH.
The Huntington VA Medical Center is part of the VA Capitol Health Care Network (VISN 5), serving Veter...ans from economically and demographically diverse areas within West Virginia, Maryland, the District of Columbia, and portions of Virginia, Kentucky, Ohio, and Pennsylvania.