Sleep Medicine/Faculty Opening - Norwalk Hospital - Norwalk, Connecticut (50 miles from New York...

Western Connecticut Health Network
Norwalk, Connecticut
Jan 13, 2020
Jan 12, 2021
Pulmonary Disease
Full Time
Position Type

Sleep Medicine/Faculty Opening – Norwalk Hospital - Norwalk, Connecticut (50 miles from New York City)

Western Connecticut Medical Group has as excellent opportunity for a full-time, employed Pulmonary/Critical Care/Sleep Physician at Norwalk Hospital in Norwalk, Connecticut, located one hour outside of New York City in Fairfield County. This is a unique opportunity to join a long established teaching program with the opportunity for a faculty appointment. Our practice includes six full-time physicians. The Norwalk Hospital Pulmonary Fellowship is a Yale University School of Medicine-affiliated program. Norwalk Hospital also has a one-year Sleep Medicine Fellowship program. Our practice is a collegial group with strong commitment to teaching. Duties include outpatient clinics, pulmonary function test interpretation, inpatient consultations, and ICU. We have a robust pulmonary tumor board and an active Global Health program.

The ideal candidate will be board certified/eligible in pulmonary, critical care, and sleep medicine. Fellowship training and board certification/eligibility in Sleep Medicine is required for this role. We offer a highly competitive compensation package, including base salary plus incentives and allowances for CMEs and dues expenses as well as a relocation stipend.

Norwalk Hospital has 366 beds and is also a Level II Trauma Center with approximately 50,000 ED visits per year. In addition to the Pulmonary and Sleep Medicine fellowships, Norwalk Hospital houses Internal Medicine and Radiology residencies, and a Gastroenterology fellowship. As a teaching hospital, we are a branch campus of the University of Vermont College of Medicine. We are also affiliated with the Yale University School of Medicine, Ross University School of Medicine and the American University of the Caribbean School of Medicine through our teaching programs. Western Connecticut Medical Group includes 400+ physicians, 150+ advanced practice providers, and 70 outpatient locations, serving a geographically broad region throughout Western Connecticut and eastern New York.

Astride a hill with a commanding view of the Long Island Sound, Norwalk Hospital serves a varied and attractive region of Southern Connecticut. The hospital is just minutes from beautiful beaches, and places to hike, swim, and sail. Connecticut Magazine recently named South Norwalk as the “hottest” nightspot between Boston and New York City, with a plethora of theater groups and restaurants. New York City is easily accessible by car or train.

Western Connecticut Medical Group and Norwalk Hospital are now part of Nuvance Health. Nuvance Health serves 1.5 million residents across New York and Connecticut and includes more than 2,600 aligned physicians, 12,000 employees, seven hospitals (Danbury Hospital, New Milford Hospital, Northern Dutchess Hospital, Norwalk Hospital, Putnam Hospital Center, Sharon Hospital, and Vassar Brothers Medical Center), a large network of primary care and specialty practices, and multiple affiliated organizations.

Western Connecticut Health Network and its affiliates are equal opportunity employers.  This philosophy calls for equal opportunities for employment, training, and advancement regardless of sex, race, creed, age, marital status, national origin, ancestry, religion, disability, sexual orientation or any other status protected by law.