Rush University Medical Center, a nationally recognized clinical and academic institution and the teaching hospital for Rush Medical and Nursing Colleges, located in downtown Chicago, invites applications for the position of Physiatrist. The Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation is seeking a BE/BC Physiatrist with interventional spine fellowship training and focus on Interventional Spine Care to join its team. This is a hybrid role that consists of outpatient office practice at the downtown Rush University Medical Center campus and Rush Oak Park Hospital and procedure time in the Rush Surgery Centers. This position includes research and teaching opportunities. The Department is part of the Rush Neurosciences Service Line and collaborates with nationally and internationally renowned spine neurosurgeons.
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 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 (RUSH) 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 comprises 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 2021-2022. This places the Medical Center amongst the top 20 of the 3,000 hospitals evaluated. U.S. News & World Report has also recognized nine Rush programs amongst the nation’s best, including top ten national rankings for neurology and neurosurgery and orthopedics. T...hese accolades, along with many others that include a decade of Magnet® designation, are a reflection of 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. For the second consecutive year, all three Rush University System for Health hospitals have earned the LGBTQ Healthcare Equality Leader designation in the Healthcare Equality Index.