Clinical Neuropsychologist Sport Concussion Program - TRIA Orthopaedic Center Full Time
TRIA Orthopaedic Center is seeking a Clinical Neuropsychologist to join their growing multidisciplinary concussion program. TRIA Sport Concussion Program includes a multidisciplinary team of specialists. Neuropsychologists, physicians, physical therapists and athletic trainers collaborate to develop individualized and active treatment plans serving athletes from the youth to professional level, ages 5-65 years. Candidates must have a PhD or PsyD in Neuropsychology, with preference towards those who meet criteria as a Clinical Sport Neuropsychologist with post-doctoral training.
Primary function would be assessing and guiding patients throughout their recovery, including: conducting clinical interview and neurobehavioral exam, interpretation of computerized neurocognitive testing, administration of vestibular ocular motor screening and balance assessments, as well as conducting extended neuropsychological testing as needed to assess lingering symptoms. Candidates must be proficient in testing for premorbid or comorbid learning, attention, affective disorders, and situational factors that may contribute to recovery trajectory. Clinic role also includes assisting patients with recovery expectations, providing vocational accommodations and strategies for return to work/school, cognitive behavioral recommendations, referral to and tracking progress with treatments, and determining return to play. The Neuropsychologist must be comfortable working with sport related concussion and mild traumatic brain injury in the various phases of recovery, including acute, subacute and persistent symptoms.
An established or developing track record of research productivity in the area of concussion is preferred; protected time for research is available, with additional protected time dependent on acquiring grant funding. Potential for candidates with interest and experience to have dedicated time to a small individual psychotherapy caseload or to focus on extended neuropsychological batteries.
TRIA is a regional leader in orthopaedics and sports medicine, providing comprehensive care from diagnosis, to treatment, surgery and rehabilitation. TRIA Orthopaedic Center encompasses a variety of sub-specialties such as sports medicine, concussion, pain management, shoulder, knee, spine, upper extremity, foot and ankle, and hip. TRIA's sports medicine specialists have served as official team physicians for Minnesota's pro sports teams for over 20 years.
We believe outstanding health care is delivered when we merge the science and intellect of medicine with the compassion, spirit and humanity of our hearts. We achieve this by partnering with patients and families in everything from care decisions to service and facility design. As we work together as a unified team, we engage patients, families and the community, and put them at the center of everything we do.
Park Nicollet Health Services, which includes Park Nicollet Clinic, TRIA and Methodist Hospital, has been repeatedly recognized nationally for quality improvement and care activities. Park Nicollet clinic is one of the largest multispecialty clinics in the United States, with over 700 clinicians providing care in 45 medical/surgical specialties and subspecialties.
For immediate consideration, please email CV to Jenny Bredeson, Clinician Recruitment, Park Nicollet Health Services, firstname.lastname@example.org. For more information call (952) 993-2804 or apply online at http://www.parknicollet.com/Careers/Job-Search.
We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class.
Candidates must have a PhD or PsyD in Neuropsychology, with preference towards those who meet criteria as a Clinical Sport Neuropsychologist with post-doctoral training.
Employer will assist with relocation costs.
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About TRIA Orthopedic Center
Park Nicollet Health Services, part of the HealthPartners family, is a nonprofit, integrated care system which includes Park Nicollet Methodist Hospital, Park Nicollet Clinic, TRIA Orthopaedic Center, Melrose Center for Eating Disorders, the Park Nicollet Foundation and Institute. We are one of the largest multispecialty groups in the nation, with 25 locations in Minneapolis, MN and surrounding suburbs. We offer over 45 medical specialties and subspecialties supported by a state-of-the-art electronic medical record. Park Nicollet Methodist Hospital is recognized as an area leader in cancer care, cardiovascular services, maternity care, neuro-rehabilitation medicine, and has been named for the past seven years as one of fifty Top Cardiovascular Hospitals in the nation by Thomson Reuters. We also received the Joint Commission’s Top Performers on Key Quality Measures Award. HealthPartners is recognized by IBM Watson Health as one of the top 15 health systems in the country with Methodist Hospital listed in the top 100 hospitals.
Physicians enjoy both the integrated aspects of multi-specialty group practices as well as local benefit of an individual and departmental productivity ba...sed salary system. We believe outstanding health care is delivered when we merge the science and intellect of medicine with the compassion, spirit and humanity of our hearts. We refer to this as “Head + Heart, Together,” and it exists to inspire constant improvement and lasting success. We achieve this by partnering with patients and families in everything from care decisions to service and facility design. As we work together as a unified team, we engage patients, families and the community, and put them at the center of everything we do.
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