Pulmonary/Critical Care specialists for Telehealth

Aug 13, 2017
Aug 15, 2017
Employer Type
Direct Employer
Employment Type
Full Time

Westchester Medical Center (WMC), a member of the Westchester Medical Center Health Network (WMCHealth) located in Valhalla, New York is seeking Critical Care specialists for full time or per diem positions who are interested in being on the forefront of a regional approach to TeleHealth. Our state of the art center opened in 2016 and is actively compiling and publishing our outcomes data and striving for excellence in Telehealth.

We are seeking well-trained and articulate clinicians who are experienced in, or have an aptitude for TeleHealth. Through the growth of our department we will continue to expand our footprint throughout the region, while providing research and clinical support across the organization. The core group of clinicians will spend approximately 75% of their time in the eICU and the balance of their time at the bedside within the ICUs at (WMC).

Applicants will be expected to manage all aspects of a busy telehealth critical care practice. The successful candidate will be board certified in pulmonary medicine and/or critical care and possess excellent clinical, communication and interpersonal skills. We seek candidates that are committed to patient care, resident, fellow and medical student education and scholarly activity. This is an employed position within our academic group practice with comprehensive benefits and malpractice coverage. Academic rank at New York Medical College and salary will be commensurate with candidate experience and qualifications.

WMCHealth is a 1,700-bed healthcare system headquartered in Valhalla, New York, with 10 hospitals on seven campuses spanning 6,200 square miles of the Hudson Valley. WMCHealth is taking a regional approach to the health care needs of the Hudson Valley Region and has recently acquired or affiliated with seven hospitals throughout the region, with the intention of integrating or supplementing the TeleHealth services offered at these other hospitals. 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, 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.

Westchester Medical Center Advanced Physician Services is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Westchester Medical Center (WMC), a member of the Westchester Medical Center Health Network (WMCHealth) located in Valhalla, New York is seeking...