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Applications are invited for a full-time faculty to be our sixth intensivist for our medical/surgical Pediatric Intensive Care Unit with an active Congenital Heart Program. The Bernard & Millie Duker Children's Hospital at Albany Medical Center PICU provides care to over 1150 children annually from 25 counties surrounding the Capital District of New York. We provide medical direction/management for both air and ground transport team and chronic ventilator management at a nearby chronic care facility. The PICU is staffed around the clock by 3 residents who are PGY-2 or higher; 24 hour inhouse coverage is provided by the six PICU attendings. Board eligibility or certification in Pediatric Critical Care Medicine is required.
Albany Medical Center Hospital is a large academic Medical Center in Albany, New York, the state capital. It is a Level I Trauma Center and the regional hub for all adult and pediatric specialties. The Bernard and Millie Duker Children’s Hospital, which houses a 60 bed NICU, 19 bed PICU, and a new pediatric emergency department that opened in 2018, is the site of inpatient care rendered by the division. Albany Medical College is a private medical school, and a nondiscriminatory AA/EOE institution (minorities and women are encouraged to apply). The successful candidate will enjoy many opportunities for teaching house staff and medical students and will be eligible for a faculty appointment in Albany Medical College, rank will be dependent on qualifications and experience.
Located at the heart of New York’s Capital Region, Albany is a culturally and environmentally diverse area that is home to nearly 1,000,000 residents. The 3 cities of the capital region–Albany, Schenectady, and Troy, and their suburbs offer a range of affordable, safe, and comfortable neighborhoods with quality schools and active community groups.
Albany, the capital New York State, is home for the state University in Albany, the School of Public Health, Albany College of Pharmacy, Albany Law School, and multiple private colleges, and offers a wide variety of culturally events. It is within easy driving distance to New York City, Boston, and Montréal, as well as the Adirondack Mountains, Lake Placid, Saratoga, and Lake George.
It is a wonderful place to raise the family and enjoy activities related to all four seasons.
To learn more about the Capital Region, please visit https://albanymedcareers. com/ the-region/
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