Job Opportunity: Neuropsychologist/Rehab Psychologist
Madonna Rehabilitation Hospitals is currently hiring for a full-time position available in the Neuropsychology Department of our Omaha, NE Campus.
Clinical responsibilities of this position include outpatient neuropsychological assessment and inpatient rehabilitation counseling with patients and families. The psychologist will perform detailed neuropsychological assessments with a broad range of diagnostic groups, including persons with traumatic brain injury, mild TBI, stroke, dementia, and other neurological disorders. Madonna provides several outpatient multidisciplinary clinics which provide opportunities for briefer assessments. The psychologist will also work with one or more of our CARF-accredited inpatient acute rehabilitation programs, providing cognitive assessments, psychoeducation and rehabilitation counseling for patients and families, and consultation with our interdisciplinary teams. Our programs include traumatic brain injury, stroke, pediatrics, and complex medical conditions.
Training and experience in neuropsychology is required, and some experience with medical or rehabilitation psychology is preferred. Experience across the entire spectrum of age groups, including pediatrics and geriatrics is a plus, although not required. Board certification or eligibility is a helpful qualification, although not required to be considered for the position. Must possess current NE licensure or eligible to obtain licensure within 14 months of hire.
The psychologist would join a collegial and experienced department of four psychologists and three rehabilitation counselors. We typically have practicum students training in our department through our relationships with several local colleges. Frequent opportunities for departmental didactic training as well as transdisciplinary interaction and training are available. Opportunities often exist for the supervision of trainees, as well as research involvement with our Institute for Rehabilitation Science and Engineering.
The Omaha metropolitan area is a community of over 900,000 people, known for being one of the nation's friendliest cities with a moderate cost of living. Forbes magazine ranks Omaha among the top 10 cities in America for raising a family.
To apply for this position, please contact: Ann Schweiss, Human Resources, Madonna Rehabilitation Hospital, 402-401-5333; or Dr. Jacqueline Farris, Director of Neuropsychology (Madonna Omaha Campus), 402-401-3560, or apply online at www.madonna.org