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Nephrologist (Physician )

Location
New York
Job Type
Permanent
Posted
1 Sep 2022
Nephrology opening in , New York.

MidHudson Regional Hospital and Health Alliance Hudson Valley-WMCHealth

Summary

The Division of Nephrology at WMCHealth, is seeking a Nephrologist to add to their team in the Northern region at MidHudson Regional Hospital in Poughkeepsie, NY and Health Alliance Hudson Valley in Kingston, NY. Candidates must be board certified or eligible in Nephrology and be able to obtain a New York State license.

Responsibilities include teaching, attending on the renal inpatient consult service, rounding on dialysis outpatients, and seeing outpatients. The candidate will participate in teaching, supervision, and clinical care activities of the division, including the nephrology fellows, as well as other teaching services as reasonably required by the Section Chief. Protected research time will be available. Experience in clinical research is preferable.

Westchester Medical Center is a quaternary care environment serving the Hudson Valley Region of New York and has one of the highest case mix acuity indices in the US. The Division Of Nephrology interfaces with the heart, liver, and kidney transplant program, trauma, surgical, cardiothoracic, and medical ICUs, bone marrow transplant and heart failure programs, as well as general inpatient and outpatient services. These interactions provide excellent opportunities to explore renal disease in a wide variety of acutely and chronically ill patients. In addition, the division has both home peritoneal and hemodialysis services and is planning to substantially expand the home dialysis services in the Poughkeepsie and MidHudson Regional area. A robust multimillion-dollar telehealth service is part of the clinical backbone of available care and is used throughout the Westchester Health network.

Benefits and Compensation

Competitive salary and benefits are offered, including support for CME activities. Academic appointment to New York Medical College, located on the WMC campus, is commensurate with credentials and experience.

About MidHudson Regional Hospital

MidHudson Regional Hospital in Poughkeepsie, NY, is home to the mid-Hudson Valley's most advanced healthcare services. This 243-bed facility cares for more than 10,000 inpatients annually while performing an additional 325,000 outpatient procedures each year. MidHudson Regional Hospital operates the area's only Level II trauma center, is home to the Redl Center for Cancer Care and Center for Robotic Surgery, and is a destination hospital for patients with serious illnesses and injuries. For more information, visit MidHudsonRegional.org.

About HealthAlliance of the Hudson Valley

HealthAlliance of the Hudson Valley operates a 315-bed healthcare system comprising HealthAlliance Hospital: Mary's Avenue Campus and HealthAlliance Hospital: Broadway Campus in Kingston, NY, and Margaretville Hospital in Margaretville, NY. It also operates Mountainside Residential Care Center, an 82-bed facility in Margaretville. As Ulster County's largest employer, HealthAlliance is committed to attracting the best-qualified medical and support staff; providing outstanding, responsive, coordinated, compassionate patient- and family-centered care; excelling in clinical outcomes and patient experiences; and ensuring patient rights, privacy and respect are honored at all times, while improving the overall health and well-being of the diverse communities it serves. For more information, visit hahv.org

About WMCHealth

WMCHealth is a 1,900-bed healthcare system headquartered in Valhalla, New York, with 10 hospitals on seven campuses spanning 6,200 square miles of the Hudson Valley. WMCHealth employs more than 12,000 people and has nearly 3,000 attending physicians. From Level 1, Level 2 and Pediatric Trauma Centers, the region's only acute care children's hospital, an academic medical center, several community hospitals, dozens of specialized institutes and centers, a state of the art Telemedicine program, skilled nursing, assisted living facilities, homecare services and one of the largest mental health systems in New York State, today WMCHealth is the pre-eminent provider of integrated healthcare in the Hudson Valley.

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WMCHealth is an Equal Opportunity Employer It is the policy of Westchester Medical Center Health Network to provide equal employment opportunities without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age (40 or older), marital status, genetic information or carrier status, disability (mental or physical), citizenship status, pregnancy, military service or veteran status, arrest or criminal accusation, domestic violence victim status or any other status protected by federal, state, or local law.

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Details

  • Job Reference: 701593080-2
  • Date Posted: 1 September 2022
  • Recruiter: WMCHealth
  • Location: New York
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Healthcare & Medical
  • Job Type: Permanent