Charlotte, NC, United States
Job ID: 00169789
Job Family: Residents/Interns
Specialty: Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Status: Full Time
Job Type: Regular
Department Name: 25131011737501-Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
If it’s possible, you will find it at Atrium Health—the leading community-focused academic healthcare system serving North Carolina, South Carolina and Georgia. We invite Board Eligible PM&R Physicians interested in pursuing a Cancer Rehabilitation Fellowship to discover all that we can do when we bring healing hearts, inquisitive minds and progressive visionaries together with our Cancer Rehabilitation team at Carolinas Rehabilitation and Levine Cancer Institute in Charlotte NC.
The Department of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation at Carolinas Medical Center/Carolinas Rehabilitation and Levine Cancer Institute is offering a one-year fellowship (July 1, 2024 - June 30, 2025) in Cancer Rehabilitation for a board eligible/board certified Physiatrist.
Carolinas Rehabilitation (CR) and the Levine Cancer Institute (LCI) are premier institutions within the southeast delivering rehabilitation and cancer care, respectively. This fellowship opportunity will be based in the Charlotte metro area and will provide a unique opportunity to learn in a well-established oncology rehabilitation practice that spans care throughout the cancer spectrum. Fellows will have clinical experiences for inpatient rehabilitation at CR, outpatient clinics within LCI, electives in oncology care, and consult evaluations at Carolinas Medical Center. Additional experiences will be available within the Department of Supportive Care at LCI, including exposure to integrative oncology, palliative care, survivorship, geriatrics, psychiatry, clinical nutrition, and outpatient rehabilitation therapy.
The fellowship will also allow for other clinical and research opportunities for professional growth and development, exposure into program development, understanding of operational needs for programmatic success, and leadership development.
Atrium Health, one of the nation’s leading and most innovative healthcare organizations, provides a full spectrum of healthcare and wellness programs throughout North Carolinas, South Carolina, and Georgia. Atrium Health has over 5,000 system-employed physicians and more than 70,000 employees, operating more than 42 acute care and specialty hospitals and 1500-plus care locations.
This opportunity will be located in Charlotte, NC. Charlotte, NC offers very affordable cost of living along with strong public and private schools. The practice is located in the Charlotte Metro area and is a quick drive to the Charlotte Douglas International Airport.
The Charlotte region has a growing population and a thriving economy sitting just under the national average for cost of living. It has wonderful weather with mild winters while still experiencing all four seasons. There is a wealth of recreational activities including two large lakes, 49 miles of greenway trails, and the U.S. National Whitewater Center are a few of the attractions. Charlotte is home to professional football and basketball teams, as well as NASCAR racing and minor league baseball and hockey teams.
When you join Atrium Health, you will be welcomed into an inclusive culture that celebrates and respects the contributions a diverse team can make together. Practice where your voice is valued, your passion for advancing medicine is rewarded, and you get the resources and support you need to thrive personally and professionally. In our nationally-renowned integrated health system, you can work alongside the most advanced minds in medicine to improve medicine, elevate hope and advance healing—for all.