The Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology at Phelps Hospital-Northwell Health is expanding and seeking a full-time (or part-time) OB/GYN Hospitalist to primarily provide in house overnight and weekend coverage for patients Shifts will be 12 hours or 24 hours. The OB/GYN Hospitalist/Safety Officer will be responsible for performing triaging and performing deliveries on all patients from the NHPP physician practice and unassigned patients, caring for postpartum patients and performing circumcisions as needed. Other responsibilities include providing OB/GYN consultation for Inpatient services and Emergency Department and perform emergency surgical procedures. Anesthesia physicians and Medical Hospitalist service is in house 24/7. Phelps Hospital has a Level 1 nursery and is performing approximately 1000 deliveries per year. There are 4 Labor and Delivery rooms and 2 operating rooms within the unit for cesarean sections. The Maternal Child Unit is currently undergoing a multimillion dollar renovation and expansion.
Phelps Memorial Hospital Center
is a 238-bed acute care community hospital, located in central Westchester County. Since its beginnings in 1956, Phelps has strived to provide its community with the finest quality healthcare. The extent of services made available to those we serve ranges from emergency services to acute care inpatient services, including interventional radiology, as well as a host of outpatient services designed to address the needs of those who make up the Phelps service area (Westchester County and surrounding communities in Rockland, Putnam, and Dutchess Counties in New York and Fairfield County in Connecticut).
Northwell Health is New York State s largest health care provider and private employer, with 23 hospitals, 830 outpatient facilities and more than 16,600 affiliated physicians. We care for over two million people annually in the New York metro area and beyond, thanks to philanthropic support from our communities. Our 76,000 employees 18,900 nurses and 4,800 employed doctors, including members of Northwell Health Physician Partners are working to change health care for the better.?We re making breakthroughs in medicine at the Feinstein Institutes for Medical Research. We're training the next generation of medical professionals?at the visionary Donald and Barbara Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell The Zucker School of Medicine's OBGYN Residencies and many specialty Fellowships. Our professionals are relentless about staying ahead of the latest clinical trials and research, partnering with our own Feinstein Institute and other world-renowned institutions.
Northwell Health offers a competitive salary and benefits package. In addition, an academic appointment with The Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell is commensurate with credentials and experience. Physicians will be employed as members of Northwell Physician Partners, the fifth largest medical group in the country.
For additional information and to apply, please contact:
David Klein, Director, Office of Physician Recruitment, OPR@northwell.edu