Attending Physician - NYC Metro Area


CenterLight Health System
11-40 Seneca Avenue
Ridgewood, NY 11385
United States

Category
Manages Others
Yes
Experience Required
Yes
Degree Required
Yes
Accepts NHA Certifications
Yes
Pay
From $190,000 To $210,000
Per Year    
Employment Type
Employee
Work Schedule
Full-Time
Travel
No Travel

Job Description

  • Job Purpose
  • Under the direction of the Medical Director or designee, provides primary medical care to patients at the Diagnostic Treatment Center or at home as needed it.

    Responsibilities

    • Completes initial assessment and evaluation of new patients.
    • Provides ongoing monitoring of patient’s medical condition and provides the treatment.
    • Orders prescription medications and diagnostic procedures.
    • Authorizes and coordinates all specialty and ancillary services.
    • Provides in-service staff development and clinical teaching of trainees rotating through the Medical practice.
    • Maintains a consultative relationship with nurses, social workers, staff clinic nurses, rehab staff, and medical subspecialists providing contracted services at the DTC or in outside offices.
    • Participates in the development of such programs as preventive health screening, immunization programs, professional community outreach, quality assurance, etc.
    • Participates in a wide range of clinical and epidemiologic research projects and studies of the frail elderly.
    • Participates in multidisciplinary team activities, including case conferences, hospitalization reports, and family and team meetings.
    • Other duties as assigned.

    SALARY RANGE:

    Minimum: $190,000.00

    Maximum: $210,000.00

    Education

    • Accredited U.S. Medical School or foreign equivalent.

    Experience

    • Residency in Internal Medicine or Family Practice, Fellowship and/or experience in geriatrics preferred.
    • Board certification in Internal Medicine or Family Practice
    • Diploma in Geriatric Medicine or equivalent experience.

    License

    • License to practice Medicine in NY.

    Other

    • No malpractice or loss of license at the DTC.
    • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
    Work Schedule
    8AM - 5PM 
  • Employer
    CenterLight Health System
    Philip Kwong
    136-65 37th Avenue
    Flushing NY 11354
    United States