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Geriatrics FT – Maimonides, Brooklyn, NY

Fulltime Position starting July, 2018

 

Maimonides Medical Center in Brooklyn, NY is a vital and thriving non-profit, non- sectarian academic medical center with over 700 beds and 400 trainees annually. We are seeking a geriatrician to join the fulltime faculty in the Department of Medicine for an innovative new position with the goal of increasing the knowledge base of all medical residents in the outpatient management of medically complex older patients residing in the community. This position includes precepting medical residents in their medical

clinic as well as in the geriatric faculty practice. As fulltime faculty in the Division of Geriatrics, responsibilities also include being part of our group practice of geriatricians and geriatric nurse practitioners in the care of both ambulatory and hospitalized patients.

 

 

If interested, please email your CV to bparis@maimonidesmed.org

 

 

Contact: Barbara Paris, MD. Director Division of Geriatrics & Vice-Chair, Department of Medicine

Geriatrics Faculty Position – MSKCC

Geriatric Faculty position available at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center (MSKCC)
 
The Geriatrics Service, Department of Medicine is seeking a physician who is board-certified or board-eligible in Geriatrics, to work in its Cancer and Aging Program.  This position is a full-time faculty appointment at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center with an opportunity for an academic appointment at Weill School of Medicine, Cornell University.  He/She should be a candidate for appointment at the level of Instructor, Assistant or Associate Member (equivalent to Instructor, Assistant or Associate Professor) and have a strong interest in translating the principles of geriatric care to a predominantly frail cancer patient population. Candidates should have excellent clinical, communication and team skills. Training or experience in clinical or population research would be an asset.  Interested individuals should forward a curriculum vitae to: Beatriz Korc-Grodzicki, MD, PhD, Chief, Geriatrics Service, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, 1275 York Avenue, New York, NY 10021 or via email to Casida Caines at cainesc@mskcc.org. Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center is an equal opportunity employer with a strong commitment to enhancing the diversity of its faculty and staff.  Women and applicants from diverse racial, ethnic and cultural backgrounds are encouraged to apply.

 

Full time NH Geriatrics – Long Island

LISVH: Position Summary

Under the general supervision of the Medical Director, the Primary Care Physician shall be responsible for providing medical care to all residents of the Long Island State Veterans Home within the physician’s caseload. These duties include the entire range of practice, from diagnostic to treatment activities.

Duties of a Physician may include the following but are not limited to:

  • Will perform essential diagnostic functions to determine the health and status of each resident as assigned to the caseload.
  • Prescribe treatment and health maintenance plans for each resident according to resident’s medical condition.
  • Monitor the administration of prescribed plans by supervising and interfacing with the Nursing, Physical Therapy, and Occupational Therapy staff and other health care professionals involved in resident care.
  • Delegate to and supervise assigned Physician Assistants/Nurse Practitioners in executing those routine medical practices and tasks performed within the normal scope of the Physician’s practice in accordance with LISVH policies and procedures.
  • Conduct follow-up examinations on a routine basis in order to accurately document resident medical needs, and update prescribed health care plans as often as changes in resident medical status warrant.
  • Cooperate with the Medical Records department in accurate and timely documentation of resident charts and files.
  • Schedule and complete rounds with the Nursing staff on the unit of the Physicians assigned caseload, at a time mutually arranged.
  • Responsible for responding to all medical emergencies and accidents within their caseload while they are present, as well as assisting other Primary Physicians in emergencies involving residents not in their care, as necessary.
  • Authorize transfer of residents to other health care facilities as judged necessary.
  • Recommend and authorize consultations by specialists for residents as needed.
  • Be responsible for communication with the designated representatives of residents in regard to medical care. This may include relating a comprehensive description of medical condition, responding to inquiries about residents’ health conditions, making recommendations and providing support as necessary.
  • Attend all relevant department meetings and participate in utilization reviews and chart audits whenever necessary.
  • Participate in continued Medical Educations programs.
  • Assist and cooperate with health care professionals involved in research at the facility.
  • Educate and supervise students and other trainees as assigned.
  • Comply with rules and regulations of federal and state agencies which apply to long-term care.
  • Participate in activities and duties within the Department of Medicine/Family Medicine which are assigned to enhance the integration of the missions of the Health Sciences Center, LISVH and University Hospital.
  • Will provide medical oversight to the Adult Day Care Program. Will work with the Administrative Director to assure that the clinical component of care meets all DOH and VA standards.

Working Conditions:

Working conditions may involve exposure to infectious disease, blood, body fluids and/or tissue as well as other unpleasant elements such as accidents, injuries and illness. May be exposed to and be required to handle varying unpredictable, emergency and crisis situations. Occasionally subjected to irregular hours and pressure due to multiple calls and inquiries, as well as weather related situations.

Qualifications

Required Qualifications: New York State License, Board Certification in Internal Medicine/Family Medicine.

Preferred Qualifications: Board certification in Geriatric Medicine. Two or more years of long term care experience. Two or more years of teaching experience and/or research experience.

Special Notes: The Long Island State Veterans Home is a tobacco-free environment. Tobacco products are strictly prohibited anywhere on our 25-acre campus, including parking lots and outdoor areas on the premises. The selected candidate must successfully clear a background investigation. Prior to start date, the selected candidate must meet the following requirements: Successfully complete pre-employment physical examination and obtain medical clearance from the Long Island State Veterans Home Employee Health Department, clear a background investigation; submit three (3) written references, and provide a copy of the required license(s)/certificate(s), if applicable. Please be advised that failure to comply with any of the above requirements could result in a delayed start date and/or revocation of the employment offer.

The LISVH is a 24/7 skilled nursing facility. As such, all positions are subject to changes in pass days and shifts as necessary to meet the operating needs of the facility.

The Long Island State Veterans Home, located on the campus of Stony Brook University, is a 350-bed skilled nursing facility with a 40-slot Adult Day Health Care program dedicated to the care of honorably discharged Veterans of the United States Armed Forces, their spouses and widows, as well as Gold Star Parents. Join an organization whose people make a difference every day and where commitment, compassion, initiative, and leadership are recognized and rewarded. We care for America’s Heroes every day.

To apply, click on “careers, then job opportunities” at http://www.listateveteranshome.org/ to apply!!

STONY BROOK UNIVERSITY IS AN AFFIRMATIVE ACTION/EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER. WE ENCOURAGE PROTECTED VETERANS, INDIVIDUALS WITH DISABILITIES, WOMEN AND MINORITIES TO APPLY.

IF YOU NEED A DISABILITY-RELATED ACCOMMODATION, PLEASE CALL THE UNIVERSITY HUMAN RESOURCE SERVICES DEPARTMENT AT (631) 632-6161 OR THE UNIVERSITY HOSPITAL HUMAN RESOURCES DEPARTMENT AT (631) 444-4700.
IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE TITLE II CRIME AWARENESS AND SECURITY ACT, A COPY OF OUR CRIME STATISTICS IS AVAILABLE UPON REQUEST BY CALLING (631) 632-6350. IT CAN ALSO BE VIEWED ON-LINE AT THE UNIVERSITY POLICE WEBSITE AT http://www.stonybrook.edu/police

Pursuant to Executive Order 161, no State entity, as defined by the Executive Order, is permitted to ask, or mandate, in any form, that an applicant for employment provide his or her current compensation, or any prior compensation history, until such time as the applicant is extended a conditional offer of employment with compensation. If such information has been requested from you before such time, please contact the Governor’s Office of Employee Relations at (518) 474-6988 or via email at info@goer.ny.gov.

Full Time Geriatrics – NYU Winthrop, Mineola NY

Geriatrician – Full Time

Department of Medicine

 

NYU Winthrop Hospital was named the 18th best employer in the country by Forbes in 2017

Mineola, Long Island, NY. NYU Winthrop Hospital, a proud new affiliate of NYU Langone, is a 591-bed university-affiliated medical center offering sophisticated diagnostic and therapeutic care in virtually every specialty and subspecialty of medicine and surgery. As a major regional healthcare resource, the Hospital provides the highest standards of clinical care, supported by the advanced technologies and sophisticated research and teaching programs.

 

The Division of Geriatric Medicine is seeking a full-time, board certified Geriatrician to join our thriving and highly-respected group. The Division provides an active outpatient office practice, inpatient primary and consultative hospital service, and post-acute and long-term skilled nursing facility based care. NYU Winthrop Hospital is a primary clinical campus for Stony Brook University School of Medicine including medical student education and ACGME-accredited residency and fellowship programs across multiple disciplines including a longstanding and highly sought four physician Geriatric Medicine fellowship program. Our faculty members hold academic appointments at Stony Brook University School of Medicine and are active in the teaching and training of medical students, house staff and fellows. The Division staff includes a Social worker, Clinical Pharmacist and Neuropsychologist.

Division activities are recognized nationally with NYU Winthrop Geriatrics ranked among the top 50 institutions by US World & News report 2016-2017. Board certified Geriatricians with an interest in outpatient and hospital based activities are currently sought and self-driven academic initiatives welcomed. For consideration, please send a cover letter and CV to:

Irving Gomolin MDCM, FRCPC, FACP
Chief, Division of Geriatric Medicine
NYU Winthrop Hospital

IGomolin@nyuwinthrop.org

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Geriatrics SAR Position, Northwell, Manhasset, NY

The North Shore-LIJ Division of Geriatric Medicine is seeking an academic Geriatrician to join the Stern Family Center for Rehabilitation in Manhasset, New York.

 

The Stern Family Center for Rehabilitation is an award-winning 249-bed Center of Excellence providing short-term sub-acute inpatient rehabilitation and nursing home services. It is ranked as one of the top nursing facilities in New York State. Awarded a five out of five-star rating for overall quality from the federal government’s U.S. Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, Stern Family Center for Rehabilitation is in the top 10% of nursing facilities in the country. In addition, we have received the CareScout’s highest “AAA” rating demonstrating our dedication to exceptional quality of life and care requirements for our patients. Our team is comprised of seven geriatricians, one nurse practitioner and five geriatric fellows. Our physicians have access to various subspecialties including neurology, orthopedics, ophthalmology, radiology, dentistry, rehabilitation medicine and psychiatry. We are academically affiliated with the Hofstra North Shore-LIJ School of Medicine.

 

The ideal candidate will be board certified in Internal Medicine or Family Medicine with subspecialty boards in Geriatrics and will have an interest in academics, stimulating cases, transitional care, advanced illness and sub-acute rehabilitation.

 

We are located on the campus of North Shore University Hospital in Manhasset, New York. Manhasset is in Nassau County on the north shore of Long Island in a beautiful suburban

community. It offers some of the nation’s top schools, superb shopping and fantastic restaurants. It is conveniently located 30 minutes from New York City by train.

 

For further details, please visit us at www.nslijphysiciancareers.com or contact: Howard Guzik MD hguzik@northwell.edu, 516 562 8005

Geriatrics Outpatient: Maimonides Hospital; Brooklyn

Seeking a Board Certified Internist/Family Practitioner and Geriatrician for a Full-time position at Maimonides in Brooklyn.

This physician would spend the majority of his/her time caring for outpatients in both the Geriatric Faculty Practice and the Primary Care Practice of the Maimonides Internal Medicine residency.

Contact:  Dr. Jenny Breznay: jbreznay@maimonidesmed.org

IM or Geriatrics Positions: Long Island, NY

1. Outpatient Primary Care – Faculty Practice full time general internists/geriatricians at beautiful new outpatient multispecialty practice located in Commack, New York.  Anticipate opening mid March 2017 but would wait until July 2017 for good candidate.  I have another office opening soon in Center Moriches, NY – seeking two primary care physicians there.

2. Outpatient Clinical Educator – seeking full time general internist/geriatrician to work as a preceptor  in outpatient continuity clinic for Internal Medicine residents and Geriatric Medicine Fellows.  Academic position with health services research opportunities  and QI training if desired.

3. Inpatient – seeking geriatric hospitalists for clinical care, teaching and QI.

Anyone who would like to learn more should contact me by email, fax or phone.

Suzanne Fields, MD
Division Chief, General Medicine, Geriatrics and Hospital Medicine at SUNY Stony Brook
Oberleder Professor of Medicine
suzanne.fields@stonybrookmedicine.edu
academic office phone:  631-444-8279
fax 631-444-8240

Physician or NP – Hospice Position, Bronx, NY

  • Hospice of New York is seeking a full-time physician or Nurse Practitioner to work with our Bronx team.  Ideally, the candidate will hold certification in Hospice and Palliative Care, Gerontology, Internal Medicine or related specialty and have an interest in and be skilled in providing pain and symptom management at the end-of-life.  The physician chosen for this position will collaborate with Hospice of New York’s physician responsible for an 18-bed hospice in-patient unit, work with the Bronx Home Hospice team’s Interdisciplinary Team and follow a few home hospice patients in the community.  Competitive salary and benefits.

 

  • Hospice of New York is seeking per diem physicians or Nurse Practitioners to provide weekend / holiday / vacation coverage for hospice’s physicians on its Bronx based 18-bed hospice in-patient unit.  Interested candidates should hold certification in Hospice and Palliative Care, Gerontology, Internal Medicine or related specialty and have an interest in and be skilled in providing pain and symptom management at the end-of-life.

 

  • Hospice of New York is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  Please forward current CV to Judith Gayle at Judith.gayle@hospice.nyc.

NP/PA Post-acute care Position in LI, NY

FULL TIME POST-ACUTE CARE POSITION FOR MID-LEVEL PROVIDER

Winthrop University Hospital, the Division of Geriatric Medicine and our Transition of Care Program is looking for a mid level practitioner (NP or PA) for a full-time salaried position with benefits, to provide post acute care services in an affiliated nursing home in Nassau County. Practitioners would work closely with geriatric certified physicians in a nursing home that uses an electronic health record.

For more information or if you are interested, please contact:

Irving Gomolin MDCM, CMD, FRCPC, FACP, AGSW
Medical Director, Transitional Level of Care Program
Chief, Division of Geriatric Medicine
Winthrop University Hospital
222 Station Plaza North, Suite 518
Mineola, NY 11501
igomolin@winthrop.org

Job Posting: Manhattan NH position

The New Jewish Home – Physician, Full Time Attending
The New Jewish Home in Manhattan, located on the upper west side, is a large skilled nursing facility providing high quality sub-acute and long term care.  The New Jewish Home is also a leader in professional geriatric education and research with affiliations with Mt. Sinai Medical Center and NYU Medical Center. We are recruiting a Geriatrician to serve as an attending physician with opportunities for teaching and research. Support for the attending physician consists of a full time Nurse Practitioner in addition to an excellent interdisciplinary team. Work weekdays with occasional telephone call. There is no mandatory in-house call during evenings or weekends.Salary and benefits are competitive and negotiable based on experience.
Skills/Requirements
  • MD Degree from a medical school recognized by the NYS Board of Regents
  • Current NYS License &Registration in good standing
  • Board Certified Internist or Family Practitioner preferred
  • Two years hospital med-surg and post acute experience preferred
  • Geriatric/ Skilled Nursing facility experience preferred

Please contact:

Dr. Melissa L. Martin, Medical Director

mmartin@jewishhome.org

212-870-5978