• Primary Care- Geriatrician

    Location US-NY-Brooklyn
    ID
    2018-3404
    Type
    Regular Full-Time
    Department
    Medicine
    Hospital
    NYC Health + Hospitals/Coney Island
  • Overview

     

     

    In partnership with NYC Health + Hospitals/Coney Island, our teams accommodate more than 250,000 outpatient visits, more than 89,000 emergency room visits, and with 371 beds, more than 15,000 inpatient admissions annually. The hospital maintains a strong academic affiliation with SUNY Downstate Medical Center and New York College of Osteopathic Medicine in order to maintain its high standards of healthcare delivery.

     

     

    Responsibilities

     

    We are currently seeking a full-time Primary Care Physician with Geriatric training to join our community hospital. 

     

    Function/Clinical/Responsibilities:

    • Works in collaboration with behavioral health practitioners to integrate services in primary care.

    • Gives guidance and direction to the house staff, physician assistants, nurse practitioners and other members of the healthcare team.
    • Provides guidance and participates in the teaching of house staff, in staff conferences, and in research and performance improvement projects as directed.
    • Advises the less experienced members of the professional medical staff.
    • Plans, organizes and directs the operation of a major segment within a medical service or medical program in a hospital or similar health facility; or assists the Chief of Service in the planning, organizing and directing of the entire medical service or medical program.
    • Assists in the administration and coordination of the service.
    • Assists in the establishment and maintenance of standards of performance for Physicians and other professional employees working in the service.
    • Opportunities in medical research
    • Participates in the improvement of patient and staff experience and functions within a care team.

    Qualifications

    Required:

    • Graduate of an approved medical school
    • Possession of a valid license to practice in New York State
    • Current Board Certification issued by the appropriate American Specialty Board
    • Five years of full-time licensed experience as a physician practicing general medicine acceptable to the Medical Board of the hospital

    Preferred:

    • BC in Geriatric Medicine
    • Will be able to develop a Geriatric practice within the PCMH model at the facility
    • Will participate in resident education

     

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