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Northwell Health
New York City, NY, United States

Description

Northwell Health’s Division of Geriatric and Palliative Medicine is seeking a Geriatrician to join their expanding outpatient team at Lenox Hill Hospital in New York City. The ideal candidate should be Board Certified/Board Eligible in Geriatric Medicine, or both Geriatric Medicine and Palliative Medicine and have interest in delivering ambulatory patient care within an academic institution. Our interdisciplinary team of physicians, nurse practitioners, and social workers provide high quality clinical care to older adults and those with serious and advanced illness.

Highlights include:
- Join a growing outpatient interdisciplinary team
- Play a key role in academic and teaching responsibilities to students, residents,
and fellows
- Future leadership opportunities

Lenox Hill Hospital, a 652- bed, acute care hospital located on Manhattan’s Upper East Side, has earned a national reputation for outstanding patient care and innovative medical and surgical treatments. The hospital is particularly well known for excellence in internal medicine, cardiovascular disease, orthopedics, sports medicine, otolaryngology/head and neck surgery and maternal/child health. The Hospital is also a recognized leader in the public health education and community outreach.

We continually recruit a diverse physician workforce to meet the needs of the diverse patients we seek to serve; as a result, our Health System is proudly ranked Diversity Inc’s #1 Hospital and Health System. We fully understand that diversity is integral for our institutional excellence and a means to attaining health equity. As a result, our diversity and inclusion efforts are a part of everything we do, from education to clinical care, to research, to physician well-being. For more information and resources regarding our initiatives, please visit our Center for Equity of Care, https://www.northwell.edu/education-and-resources/community-engagement/center-for-equity-of-care

Northwell Health is New York State’s largest health care provider and private employer, with 23 hospitals, 830 outpatient facilities and more than 16,600 affiliated physicians. We care for over two million people annually in the New York metro area and beyond, thanks to philanthropic support from our communities. Our 76,000 employees – 18,900 nurses and 4,800 employed doctors, including members of Northwell Health Physician Partners – are working to change health care for the better. We’re making breakthroughs in medicine at the Feinstein Institutes for Medical Research. We're training the next generation of medical professionals at the visionary Donald and Barbara Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell and the Hofstra Northwell School of Nursing and Physician Assistant Studies. For information on our more than 100 medical specialties, visit Northwell.edu and follow us @NorthwellHealth on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and LinkedIn

For additional information or to apply, please contact Nicholas Franzini, Physician Recruitment: nfranzini@northwell.edu
EOE M/F/D/V

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Attn: Nicholas Franzini
E-mail: nfranzini@northwell.edu

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