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WakeMed Health & Hospitals Rehab Psychologist,Neuropsychology (full-time) in Raleigh, North Carolina

Rehab Psychologist,Neuropsychology (full-time)

  • Job ID:

35431

  • Job Category:

Clinical Professional

  • Employment Type:

Full-Time

  • Campus:

Raleigh Campus Rehab Center

  • Department:

Neuropsychology - 07_6280

  • Shift:

Day

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About WakeMed:

Serving the community since 1961, WakeMed Health & Hospitals is a nationally recognized, private, not-for-profit health care organization founded and based in Raleigh, N.C. The largest health system in Wake County, WakeMed exists to improve the health and well-being of our community by providing outstanding, compassionate, patient- and family-centered care to all. The 919-bed system comprises a network of facilities throughout the Triangle area, delivering health and wellness services that bring added value to the communities we serve. WakeMed is a leader in cardiac and vascular care, women’s and children’s services, emergency medicine and trauma care, physical rehabilitation, orthopaedics and neurosciences. Specialty facilities include the WakeMed Heart Center, Children’s Hospital, Women’s Pavilion and Birthplace, Rehabilitation Hospital, Adult and Children’s Emergency Departments and a Level 1 Trauma Center. WakeMed’s team of more than 9,400 employees, 2,000 volunteers, 1,300 affiliated physicians, and the more than 300 physicians employed by WakeMed Physician Practices use the most advanced technologies along with the best minds and the biggest hearts to ensure the finest quality in health care and community health. For more information, visit www.wakemed.org.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, WakeMed provides an inclusive work environment that

promotes the valuing of differences, respect for people and cooperativeness among our diverse

workforce. WakeMed does not discriminate against any employee or applicant in any terms or

conditions of employment. All applicants/employees are considered for employment, transfer,

promotion or training without regard to race, religion, color, gender, gender identity/expression,

genetics, sexual orientation, age, pregnancy, national origin, disability or veteran status.

Position Information:

WakeMed Health & Hospitals in Raleigh, NC is taking applications for a full-time clinical Rehabilitation Psychologist position. This provider will work with patients across the continuum of services at WakeMed which includes acute care, inpatient rehabilitation, outpatient rehab and our Day Treatment program. Primary responsibilities include active interdisciplinary team participation and direct patient care, including health and behavior assessment with medical patients, consultations with staff, education, and interventions as needed. The successful applicant will have specialty training in rehabilitation psychology and have medical center/hospital and/or interdisciplinary treatment team experience. An applicant with lifespan skills would be given greater consideration but this is not a requirement. This person would be credentialed though the hospital’s Medical Staff Services as an independent provider of services.

This position is within WakeMed’s Neuropsychology department, which currently has seven full time Neuropsychologists and one Rehab Psychologist. The Rehabilitation Psychologist would be primarily engaged in the provision of rehabilitation psychological services with primary populations served at WakeMed, which include stroke, amputee, brain injury, spinal cord injury, mild cognitive impairment, dementia and more.

The work environment within the Neuropsychology Department at WakeMed is relaxed and collegial with a very reasonable workload expectation. No weekends or call. We are looking for someone who in addition to having the required training and clinical skills, has the ability to be a team player and who has excellent interpersonal skills.

Contact Dr. Laurie Leach at lleach@wakemed.org for more details or questions.

Experience Requirements:

1 Year Clinical - Clinical Neuropsychology Required

Education Required:

Doctorate Psychology Required

Licensure/Certification Requirements:

Licensed Psychologist Required

Hours of Work:

Monday-Friday, 8 am to 4:30 pm

Weekend Requirements:

No Weekends

Call Requirements:

no

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