Director, Interventional Pulmonary- Lenox Hill Hospital

Employer
Northwell Health Physician Partners
Location
New York, New York
Posted
Jan 11, 2019
Closes
Jan 11, 2020
Ref
1961011
Specialty
Pulmonary Disease
Hours
Full Time
Position Type
Permanent
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As we expand our interventional pulmonary services across Northwell Health, we are seeking a Director of Interventional Pulmonary at Lenox Hill Hospital. This exciting position offers the opportunity to lead and develop the interventional pulmonary services at LHH. Fellowship in Interventional Pulmonary is a must.

About Lenox Hill Hospital

Lenox Hill Hospital is a 652-bed, acute care hospital located on Manhattan's Upper East Side. A staple in the community for more than 150 years, the hospital has earned a national reputation for outstanding patient care and innovative medical and surgical treatments. The mission of Lenox Hill Hospital is to deliver outstanding healthcare with compassion and respect, to promote wellness in its communities, and to advance the field of medicine through education and research.

The bronchoscope suite at LHH is state of art and recently constructed. All equipment covering the entire spectrum of interventional procedures is state of art. The division enjoys collegial relationship with its thoracic surgical colleagues since both divisions are in fact part of the lung center.

The Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care, and Sleep Medicine

The Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care, and Sleep Medicine first opened its doors in the 1980s with one faculty member; it has grown to become a faculty of over 35 dedicated physicians in pulmonary, critical care medicine and sleep medicine.  Our faculty is nationally and internationally recognized for its expertise in pulmonary, critical care and sleep medicine, and we boast innovative clinical research and graduate medical education programs.

The Division offers comprehensive and individualized care for adult patients with a broad array of lung diseases, critical illness and sleep disorders. We have specialized centers for pulmonary hypertension and advanced lung disease, cystic fibrosis and bronchiectasis, asthma and sleep medicine. Our interventional pulmonary medicine physicians are using cutting edge technology for minimally invasive diagnosis and treatment of pulmonary disorders including lung cancer.

Why choose us?

Northwell Health includes 23 award-winning hospitals and more than 650 community based practice locations throughout Long Island, Manhattan, Queens, Brooklyn, Staten Island, and Westchester.

We have established a transformative relationship with Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory (CSHL), a world-leader in cancer research, which promises to speed the advance of novel cancer diagnostic and therapeutic discoveries. The strategic affiliation to align CSHL's world-class cancer research with Northwell’s growing network of clinical services encompassing more than 16,000 new cancer cases annually across the metropolitan area.

In addition, The Feinstein Institute currently has more than 2,000 research studies being conducted with more than 15,000 participants enrolled each year. Our state-of-the-art laboratories provide the infrastructure needed to conduct groundbreaking, disease-oriented research. They also house the largest genotyping facility in the state of New York. The Feinstein Institute ranks in the top 5th percentile of all National Institutes of Health (NIH) grants awarded to research centers.

All candidates will receive competitive salaries, a comprehensive benefits package, and eligibility for tuition reimbursement.  Physicians will be employed as members of Northwell Physician Partners, the fifth largest medical group in the country.  Academic Appointment to The Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell is commensurate with credentials and experience.

For Further details and opportunities, please contact: Office of Physician Recruitment, Northwell Health, OPR@northwell.edu.

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