Pediatric Ophthalmologist - Metropolitan Hospital - New York, New York - Part-time

Employer
Physician Affiliate Group of New York
Location
New York, New York
Closing date
May 3, 2023

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Specialty
Ophthalmology
Hours
Full Time
Position Type
Permanent
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Physician Affiliate Group of New York (PAGNY) is one of the largest multi-disciplinary groups in the country whose main purpose is to nurture and embolden the healthcare providers who take care of the most fragile and vulnerable patients in New York City. PAGNY people do more than diagnose and treat; we uplift the spirits and dignity of patients because we love what we do, and it shows. PAGNY is committed to recruiting and retaining productive and enthusiastic physicians and promotes our health professionals’ wellness.

PAGNY is comprised of over 4,000 physicians and healthcare professionals who provide services to NYC Health + Hospitals (H+H), the largest public health system in the United States.  Our practitioners are highly skilled professionals with outstanding credentials who deliver the highest level of quality healthcare to patients throughout New York City.  

NYC Health + Hospitals/Metropolitan, located on First Avenue & 97th Street in Manhattan, accommodate over 313,000 outpatient visits, nearly 70,000 emergency room visits and more than 13,000 inpatient admissions annually. The hospital maintains an academic affiliation with New York Medical College.

Responsibilities:

Providing routine care such as vision testing and prescribing glasses and contact lenses.

Performing corrective surgeries, such as repairing injuries and corneas, and removing cataracts. Performing advanced surgical procedures, such as keyhole or laser surgery.

Diagnosing and treating eye diseases and injuries.

Managing emergency eye clinics, outpatient clinics, or other specialist eye clinics.

Treating medical disorders that affect the vision through a holistic approach. U

sing therapeutic procedures and performing biopsies.

This position will also: 

Be eligible for faculty appointment At New York Medical College while teaching and supervising Residents

Flexible Work Schedule

Primarily be treating pediatric patients 

Qualifications:

ABMS BC/BE in Ophthalmology

NYS license in good standing

Completion of Pediatric Ophthalmology fellowship 

Experience in Surgical Pediatric Ophthalmology

Proof of full COVID-19 vaccination is required prior to hire, plus proof of subsequent booster vaccines within one month of eligibility.

Benefits include:

  • Competitive compensation package
  • 10% 401K company contribution after one year of service
  • Choice of a three-tiered nearly FREE medical plan
  • Excellent dental insurance including orthodontics coverage
  • Generous paid time off program
  • CME days and dollars
  • Eligibility for loan forgiveness through the National Student Debt Forgiveness Center
  • Visa candidates are considered
  • Medical Malpractice policy coverage
  • For more information regarding this opportunity, please email your CV to Katherine Sharpe, Physician Recruiter for PAGNY, at SharpeK@pagny.org

    Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/D/V

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