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Post-Acute Care Physician in SNF: Manhattan

The Mount Sinai Health System is seeking a Physician to cover Post-Acute Care at The New Jewish Home Skilled Nursing Facility in New York City. 

The Division of Hospital Medicine (DHM) of the Mount Sinai Health System, NY, is recruiting a full-time salaried Physician to care for Post-Acute Care patients at The New Jewish Home on the Upper West Side of Manhattan. This is a unique opportunity to be part of the Mount Sinai Department of Medicine, Hospitalist Division, and be primarily based at The New Jewish Home Skilled Nursing Facility. The New Jewish Home one of the largest and most innovative providers of facility and community based Long Term Care in New York with both post-acute rehabilitation and long-term care services.  Opportunities exist to collaborate with hospitalists across the Mount Sinai system on quality improvement and scholarly projects, to work with Geriatric fellows and medical students, and on medical education initiatives.  Great work-life balance with a Monday to Friday daytime schedule!

A medical degree with training in Internal Medicine or Family Medicine is required. Additional certification in Geriatrics and/or Palliative Medicine is not required but is preferred.

 

REPORTS TO:  Facility Medical Director

 

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: (In collaboration with Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant where appropriate)

  1. Completes comprehensive evaluation of all admitted patients within 48 hours of admission.
  2. Completes face to face visit and issues admission orders for all new admissions arriving on unit before 5 p.m. on normal workdays.
  3. Effectively and proactively manages chronic medical conditions to maximize functional and medical recovery.
  4. Rapidly identifies and addresses new medical conditions that may impair functional and medical recovery.
  5. Meets with interdisciplinary team for each patient at least weekly and documents progress towards goals, barriers to goals, plans to address barriers, and current discharge plan.
  6. Attends scheduled patient and family meetings as necessary to ensure effective communication and discharge planning.
  7. Ensures that patient goals are considered in rehabilitation planning, goal setting, and discharge planning.
  8. Effectively works with patients, families, and interdisciplinary teams to meet established goals.
  9. Rapidly identifies when clinical course is not progressing towards goals and effectively intervenes to correct barriers, communicate with team and patient, and work with team and patient to establish new goals as needed.
  10. Ensures seamless care transitions by direct physician to physician communication for community, facility, or hospital discharges.
  11. Effectively participates in Post Acute and facility performance improvement activities.
  12. Completes scheduled “on call” and “off hour” work requirements.
  13. Ensures that medications are reviewed at least every 60 days, medications are prescribed in correct dosages, and that unnecessary medications are discontinued.
  14. Effectively identifies and manages adverse drug events, medication side effects, drug-drug, and drug-condition side effects.
  15. Ensures that advance care planning is completed and documented using MOLST and other relevant documentation.
  16. Ensures that all medical care follows accepted principles of Geriatric and Palliative care.
  17. Complies with all applicable Federal, State and local laws, regulations, and requirements as well as facility/agency specific policies and procedures.
  18. Participates in precepting and mentoring medical trainees including Geriatrics fellows and medical students.
  19. Works toward defined clinical metrics as determined by the medical department.

For more information please contact:

Ruth Spinner, MD, CMD
Medical Director, Manhattan120 W. 106th Street, New York, NY 10025

Office (212) 870-5015

rspinner@jewishhome.org

 

Stony Brook, LI: Primary Care Residents Clinic Director; IM Clinic Attending Supervisor

STONY BROOK UNIVERISTY MEDICAL CENTER SEEKING FOR TWO POSITIONS Division Description:  The Division of General Medicine, Geriatrics and Hospital Medicine is recruiting a clinical educator to direct the Stony Brook Primary Care General Medicine Resident Clinic. The clinical practice is a robust NCQA-Level 3 Patient- Centered Medical Home.  Located in beautiful Suffolk County, Long Island, NY, the Stony Brook Primary Care Center serves as the site for a continuity primary care outpatient experience for internal medicine residents and geriatric medicine fellows and a primary care block rotation for medical students.  Stony Brook University has established itself as one of America’s most dynamic public universities, a center of academic excellence and leader in health education, patient care and research.  With 603 beds, Stony Brook Hospital is the region’s only tertiary care center and Regional Trauma Center.
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Medical Director – Internal Medicine Resident Outpatient Practice
Required Qualifications:  MD or equivalent, Board Certified in Internal Medicine, Experience teaching internal medicine residents and/or students in the outpatient setting
Preferred Qualifications:  MPH or MBA or MPA; academic and/or clinical administrative experience
Responsibilities and Requirements: This individual would enhance the Patient-Centered Medical Home and Primary Care curriculum and training experience for medical students and Internal Medicine residents, oversee clinical care provided by medical house staff, spear-head innovations in practice organization, help lead quality improvement projects and deliver some urgent care.
Special Notes:  this is a Clinical Educator Track Position.  FLSA Exempt position, not eligible for the overtime provisions of the FLSA.  Internal and external search to occur simultaneously.  Anticipated start date:  February 1, 2018.
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Faculty Position – Internal Medicine Resident Outpatient Practice
Required Qualifications:  MD or equivalent, Board Certified in Internal Medicine, Experience teaching internal medicine residents and/or students in the outpatient setting
Preferred Qualifications:  academic and/or clinical teaching experience
Responsibilities and Requirements: This individual would enhance the Patient-Centered Medical Home and Primary Care curriculum and training experience for medical students and Internal Medicine residents, oversee clinical care provided by medical house staff, participate in quality improvement projects and deliver some urgent care to patients in the practice.
Special Notes:  this is a Clinical Educator Track Position.  FLSA Exempt position, not eligible for the overtime provisions of the FLSA.  Internal and external search to occur simultaneously.  Anticipated start date:  February 1, 2018.
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Application Procedure:  Those interested in either position should submit a State Employment Application, cover letter and resume/CV to:
Dr. Suzanne Fields
Professor of Medicine
Chief, Division of General Medicine, Geriatrics and Hospital Medicine Health Sciences Center, T-2 Room 155 Stony Brook University Stony Brook, NY 11794-8228
Fax 631-444-8240
Stony Brook University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer.  We encourage veterans, individuals with disabilities, women and minorities to apply
Posted 12/25/18

Manhattan: Med Director; Per Diem Physician

SMC Manhattan Health Center  

 

“Lotus Health and Wellness” is offering qualified individuals the opportunity to become members of our team.  We are a new Family practice located near Columbia University in the Heart of Historic Manhattanville.  The patient is at the center of our practice and we work with them to improve their health.  We are PCMH accredited and believe that health care is a mind, body and soul collaboration.  If this sounds like a place you would like to share your expertise, time and skills with, please feel free to…”come work where nothing is broken and you can make a difference with your care.”

MEDICAL DIRECTOR – Full-time

 

SUMMARY:  A Family Practitioner to provide leadership in the delivery of quality medical care to all patients in accordance with the goals of Lotus Health and Wellness; share in the administrative functions that directly impact medical services and collaborates with management in overall planning and budget activities; provider to panel of patients.

QUALIFICATIONS:  Graduate from an Accredited Medical School; Valid NYS Medical License required; DEA Registration; Board Certified in Family Practice or Internal Medicine; BCLS or ACLS/PALS Certifications; Ability to attain privileges in community hospitals; Five (5) years experience in a leadership role in a primary care setting, working with indigent populations  & community based programs. Criminal Background Check & Drug Screening required.

ANNUAL SALARY:  Negotiable, Paid Benefits (Medical, Dental, Life Insurance, Disability, Paid Time Off).

PHYSICIAN – Per-diem

 

SUMMARY:  A Family Practitioner to provide primary medical care to patients including diagnosis, treatment, consultation and follow-up in a strictly outpatient setting.  Provider will be expected to provide high quality of care for all patients on their panel, and have a desire to be an integral part of a developing team of clinicians dedicated to changing health care delivery in this area. Provider will also be expected to participate in QA/QI initiatives.

 

QUALIFICATIONS:  Graduate from an Accredited Medical School; Valid NYS Medical License required; DEA Registration; Board Certified in Family Practice or Internal Medicine; BCLS or ACLS/PALS Certifications; Ability to attain privileges in community hospitals; Proficient in electronic health record (EHR); 2-3 years clinical experience; Excellent time management skills a must; bilingual (Spanish) preferred. Criminal Background Check & Drug Screening required.

 

HOURLY RATE:  $110.00 – $120.00

 

An Equal Opportunity Employer

Minorities & LGBTQ Encouraged to Apply

 

TO APPLY, PLEASE CONTACT:  Betty Hallums, Director, Human Resources

(212) 665-5992, Ext 306 or

E-mail:  bhallums@stmaryscenterinc.com

 

Posted 12/25/18

Medical Director, Part Time: Manhattan

MEDICAL DIRECTOR – Part-time

St. Mary’s Center, Inc.

 

SUMMARY:   Reporting to the Chief Executive Officer, direct, coordinate and evaluate all aspects of professional care rendered by the clinical staff and physicians, both administrative and medical oversight for the 40-bed Skilled Nursing Facility, Adult Day Health Care Program and Employees’ Health.

 

QUALIFICATIONS5-10 years-experience in long term care; a specialty in HIV/AIDS; Valid NYS Medical License and Board Certified in Internal Medicine; prior directorship experience required; knowledge of NYSDOH survey process & documentation; current DEA Registration; BCLS or ACLS, Infection Control and HIV Specialty Certifications; knowledge of E-Clinical and SigmaCare; Criminal Background Check & Drug Screening required.

 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Direct and coordinate the medical care for the Skilled Nursing Facility (SNF) residents and Adult Day Health Care (ADHC) Program clients.
  • Supervises the activities and status of the Employees’ Health Program to include implementing annual physicals, flu shots and a strict clearance process for returning employees.
  • Participate in the resident care management system and provide input at the Comprehensive Care Plan weekly meetings.
  • Responsible for all aspects of the clinic in the SNF & ADHC and AmidaCare (SNP) including the credentialing process.
  • Serve on the Ethics Committees and other facility meetings as appropriate.
  • Attend the SNF Quality Assurance Performance Improvement (QAPI) Committee, addressing issues as Infection Control, Restraint Reduction, Medication Usage, and Quality Indicators.
  • Assist with resident admissions, discharges and transfers.
  • With the assistance of the Pharmacist consultant, monitor and evaluate the residents’ drug regimen; oversee the pharmacy budget.
  • Participate in the NYSDOH survey process, clarify questions and information regarding the residents to surveyors; assist in the Plan of Correction as necessary.
  • Attend and present to the Board of Directors quarterly meetings.
  • Provide medical coverage as needed; and on rotating on-call schedule.

 

 

SCHEDULE:            To Be Determined

REPORTS TO:         C.E.O.

SALARY:                Negotiable

 

TO APPLY, PLEASE CONTACT:  Betty Hallums, Director, Human Resources (212) 665-5992, Ext 306 or

E-mail:  bhallums@stmaryscenterinc.com

An Equal Opportunity Employer

 

Posted 12/25/18

Geriatrics Consult Service: South Nassau Community Hospital

South Nassau Community Hospital is currently seeking a full time Geriatrician for a Geriatrics Consult Service

Locations: Oceanside, New York

Categories: Physician

 

Job Description

South Nassau Communities Hospital has recently affiliated with the Mount Sinai Health System, a trailblazer in research, education, and patient care.  The ideal candidate will have an interest in creating an inpatient consult service primarily involving geriatrics consultation.  Occasional cross coverage in an outpatient geriatrics practice will also be required.

 

The ideal candidate will play an instrumental role in ensuring excellent patient care and quality outcomes. In addition, this ambitious and talented physician will be fully committed to building the geriatrics aspect of our new Internal Medicine Residency Program scheduled to begin in July 2019.    South Nassau Communities Hospital is committed to developing innovative programs to support the health of individuals and populations, while also using resources effectively.

 

 

Position Qualifications:

 

Medical Degree from an Accredited University

New York State Medical License

Board Certification or recent graduate of a geriatrics fellowship program is essential

The position would directly report to Dr. Clifford Feiner (Chief, Division of Geriatrics, Department of Medicine at South Nassau Communities Hospital)

 

About South Nassau Communities Hospital:

South Nassau Communities Hospital is one of the region’s largest hospitals, with 455 beds, more than 900 physicians and 3,500 employees.  Located in Oceanside, NY, the hospital is an acute-care, not-for-profit teaching hospital that provides state-of-the-art care. The Department of Medicine at South Nassau Communities Hospital, under the Chairman of the Department, Aaron E. Glatt, MD, FACP, FIDSA, FSHEA is comprised of 400 voluntary and full time Internists and subspecialists, and has been approved by the ACGME to start a 30 resident Internal Medicine Residency Program in July 2019.  South Nassau also operates Long Island’s only free-standing, 9-1-1 receiving Emergency Department, located in Long Beach. In addition to its extensive outpatient specialty centers, South Nassau provides emergency and elective angioplasty, as well as noninvasive Novalis Tx™ and Gamma Knife® radiosurgery technologies for tumors of the body and brain.  South Nassau is a designated Stroke Center by the New York State Department of Health and Comprehensive Community Cancer Center by the American College of Surgeons and is an accredited center of the Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery Association and Quality Improvement Program.  The hospital has been awarded the Joint Commission’s gold seal of approval for disease-specific care for heart failure, primary stroke, hip replacement, knee replacement, wound care, bariatric surgery, and end-stage renal disease. For more information, visit:https://www.southnassau.org/main/home.aspx

 

The Mount Sinai Health System is an equal opportunity employer. We promote recognition and respect for individual and cultural differences, and we work to make our employees feel valued and appreciated, whatever their race, gender, background, or sexual orientation.

 

 

Please specify Job Title of interest and send CV with Cover Letter to:
Alex Cano
Director Physician Recruitment
Mount Sinai Health System
alex.cano@mountsinai.org

Posted 11.27.18

SNFist Physician/NP: Westchester

THE NEW JEWISH HOME WESTCHESTER DIVISION

IMMEDIATE OPPORTUNITY FOR WESTCHESTER PHYSICIAN AND NURSE PRACTITIONER SNFists

-Full time salaried nursing home position for nurse practitioner on post-acute unit

-Fee for service nursing home position for physician on post acute and long term units

The New Jewish Home, one of the largest and most innovative providers of facility and community based Long Term Care in New York is currently seeking a Nurse Practitioner for full time salaried position on post-acute unit and fee for service board certified internist or family practitioner with geriatric experience for  post-acute and long term nursing units.

Responsibilities include admissions, discharges and management of acute and chronic medical problems on post acute and long term units.

-MD/NP Degree recognized by NYS Board of Regents

-Excellent computer, documentation skills essential

-Superior interpersonal and communication skills required

-Geriatric and palliative care experience desirable

 

Please send all resumes to asebastian@jewishhome.org

** JOB POSTED JUNE 2018 **

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

An EOE m/f/d/v.

NYC H+H Queens: Outpatient Geriatrics Position

The Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai affiliated with New York City H + H/Queens (Queens Hospital Center) has an exciting opportunity for a full time Geriatrician in the Department of Medicine.

New York City Health + Hospitals/Queens has served a culturally rich and diverse community for nearly a century. In 2007, the hospital opened an ultramodern Ambulatory Care Pavilion that hosts the Geriatric Service.

The candidate should be comfortable taking care of frail older patients with multiple comorbidities, have excellent clinical and communication skills, work well in a team, and enjoy teaching. The Department of Medicine at Queens Hospital Center believes in the importance of early geriatric education, reflected by having medical interns rotate through the Geriatric Service throughout the year.

The candidate will have the opportunity to work in our modern Ambulatory Geriatric Service, with a multi-disciplinary team of Geriatricians, nurses, social work, clerical and administrative staff. In addition, he/she will have the opportunity to work in our modern Ambulatory Geriatric Service, with a multi-disciplinary team of Geriatricians, nurses, social work, clerical and administrative staff. In addition, he/she will have the collaborative support of all the other specialties.

Candidates must have a MD degree and be board certified/board eligible in geriatrics with a valid New York State License, DEA and Medicaid number. Experience in research and/or quality improvement would be an asset.

We also offer a faculty appointment with the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai commensurate with credentials, experience and qualifications.

Please send CV along with a brief description of career interests and goals to:

  • George T. Martin, M.D., FACP
  • Director of Medicine
  • Queens Hospital Center
  • 82-68 164th Street, Room N-731
  • Jamaica, NY 11432
  • Fax: (718) 883-4055
  • Email: marting5@nychhc.org

The Mount Sinai Health System is an equal opportunity employer. We promote recognition and respect for individual and cultural differences, and we work to make our employees feel valued and appreciated, whatever their race, gender, background, or sexual orientation. EOE Minorities/Women/Disabled/Veterans

 

Syracuse: Landmark Connect

Landmark Connect builds upon Landmark’s home-based medical program. It is a fee-for-service (FFS) model designed to provide primary care services focused on proactively managing residents’ health conditions and ensuring personalized care coordination while they reside in facilities such as:

  • Assisted Living Facilities (ALF)
  • Continuing Care Retirement Communities (CCRC)
  • Independent Living Facilities (ILF)
  • Skilled Nursing Facilities (SNF)
  • Other Long-term Care (LTC) facilities

Call to see if Landmark Connect is right for you: 877-260-9992.

Cleveland Medical Center – Geriatrics Position

University Hospitals Cleveland Medical Center actively recruiting Geriatricians!

 

We would like to hire a physician interested in working in the following areas:

• Outpatient geriatrics clinic
• Inpatient ACE service
• Community nursing home/SNF
• House calls
• Geriatrics consults/co-management  with trauma, heart failure, etc

 

 

We work with many inter-professional trainees:

• Geriatrics fellows
• Internal medicine intern/residents (MD and DO programs)
• Family medicine residents (MD and DO programs)
• Medical students
• Pharmacy students
• PA students
• NP students

 

 

For J1 visa applicants, we do have designated underserved sites but they are all located in outpatient clinics. One of these sites is at the main hospital in our internal medicine residency clinic. These applicants should be interested in working 3 years in an outpatient setting.

 

If you are interested, contact Taryn Lee:

 

Interim Co-Chief, Division of Geriatrics

Program Director, Geriatrics Fellowship

Medical Director, Foley ElderHealth Center

University Hospitals Cleveland Medical Center

Case Western Reserve University

taryn.lee@uhhospitals.org