OMAHA VA MEDICAL CENTERVA NEBRASKA-WESTERN IOWA HEALTHCARE SYSTEMPAIN MANAGEMENT – WHOLE HEALTH CENTEROMAHA, NEBRASKA
You are invited to consider serving as a clinical leader in our new Pain Clinic and Whole Health Center, providing comprehensive, multidisciplinary pain care, program development, and medical leadership. You will be part of Whole Health System of care with an emphasis on recognizing all components of health and well-being. Whole Health, also known as “Personalized, Proactive, Patient-driven Care,” is an approach to healthcare that empowers and equips people to take charge of their health and well-being and to live their life to the fullest.
You should hold an unrestricted US license with no history of suspension nor revocation, be BE or BC in PM&R, Psychiatry, Neurology, Anesthesia, Internal or Family Medicine with training/experience in Pain Management and, be willing to focus on providing general pain management care and rehabbing patients rather than interventional pain management.
In this role, you will work closely with a comprehensive team of specialists to provide care focused on activation and rehabilitation. Your team will include two interventional pain physicians, addiction medicine specialist, physician assistant, pharmacist, pain psychologist, pain physical therapist, chiropractors, acupuncturists, massage therapists, dietician, and other allied healthcare staff. Health coaches and certified yoga/tai chi instructors will assist the team with helping patients improve wellness and make long-term lifestyle changes.
The Omaha VA Medical Center is an acute, 100-bed tertiary care facility, providing inpatient, medical, surgical and psychiatric care in addition to its ambulatory care services and, is also home to major clinical research programs. It also included 8 residential substance abuse beds. Academic affiliations include University of Nebraska Medical Center College of Medicine, along with allied health programs in Dentistry, Nursing, Pharmacy, Social Work, Physician Assistant, Dietetics, Nurse Practitioner and, Creighton University Schools of Medicine, Pharmacy, Allied Health, Occupational Therapy Nursing.
Ongoing research projects include studies in liver and pulmonary diseases, reproductive endocrinology, immunology, cancer, gastroenterology, endocrine and diabetes, orthopedics, dental prosthetics, mental health including substance abuse, airway inflammation, infectious disease, rheumatoid arthritis, orthopedic rehabilitation, surgical wound healing, anesthesiology, vascular disease and alcohol-related diseases. Special programs include a Regional Audiology Center, Interactive Videoconferencing System, Sleep Lab, Substance Abuse Treatment Program, Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) outpatient program and Bariatric Surgery Program.
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Whether you're interested in academics, research, or a better work/life balance, you'll find the VA has a lot to offer, including the unmatched satisfaction you'll get from caring for those who have served our country. In addition to competitive pay and liability protection, the VA also offers a robust benefits plan that includes: Paid Time Off:
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