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Northwell Health
Queens, NY, United States

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Northwell Health’s Division of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine is seeking Palliative Medicine Physicians for Long Island Jewish Medical Center in Queens, NY. These are exciting opportunities to join a nationally recognized division. The ideal candidate should be Board Certified/Board Eligible in Palliative Medicine, or both Geriatric Medicine and Palliative Medicine and have an interest in delivering hospital-based 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 academic and research opportunities, exposure to a variety of patient demographics, and professional growth opportunities.

Long Island Jewish Medical Center is a 583-bed teaching hospital which is part of Northwell Health. There are more than 700 physicians on staff. LIJ is one of three components of Long Island Jewish Medical Center, which also includes the Cohen Children’s Medical Center and Zucker Hillside, an inpatient psychiatric hospital. Long Island Jewish Medical Center is located in New Hyde Park, New York which is 15 miles east of Manhattan on the border of Queens and Nassau Counties. New Hyde Park is conveniently located centrally between the north and south shores of Long Island, and offers access to some of the best school districts, shopping, restaurants and transportation. The area offers the option of either a city or suburban lifestyle.

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 and to apply, please contact Nicholas Franzini, Physician Recruitment: nfranzini@northwell.edu

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E-mail: nfranzini@northwell.edu

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