Infectious Disease Physician Opportunity in Danbury, Connecticut (60 miles from NYC)

Employer
Nuvance Health Connecticut
Location
Danbury, Connecticut
Closing date
Jul 19, 2023

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Specialty
Infectious Disease
Hours
Full Time
Position Type
Permanent
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Full-Time Infectious Disease Physician Opportunity in Danbury, Connecticut (60 miles from New York City)

Nuvance Health, formerly known as Western Connecticut Health, is seeking a fifth full-time Infectious Disease Physician to join our long established and busy practice in Danbury, Connecticut, located about 60 miles northeast of New York City in suburban Fairfield County. The practice includes four Infectious Disease physicians and two Advanced Practitioners who cover our outpatient office, clinic, and Danbury Hospital.  Our office is located just minutes away from Danbury Hospital. We offer a highly competitive compensation package, including base salary plus incentives and allowances for CMEs and Dues expenses as well as relocation. In addition to office and hospital responsibilities, the position will include some ID telemedicine, a role in stewardship, and some wound care, though previous wound care experience is not required.

The ideal candidate will be board certified in Internal Medicine and board certified/eligible in Infectious Disease and looking to join a dedicated and collegial team. There will be some teaching responsibility to residents and medical students. Recent graduates and 2023 candidates are welcome to apply.

Established in 1885, Danbury Hospital is a not-for-profit community hospital providing Greater Danbury area residents convenient access to exceptional care. Danbury Hospital has 371 beds and is a Level II Trauma Center with approximately 70,000 ED visits per year. As a teaching hospital, we are affiliated with the University of Vermont College of Medicine, Ross University, American University of the Caribbean, and Yale School of Medicine. Our Medical Group includes 1000+ physicians and advanced practice providers, serving a geographically broad region throughout Western Connecticut and eastern New York.

Danbury, Connecticut, in Fairfield County, is located in the foothills of the Berkshire Mountains and on the border of New York State, about 60 miles northeast of New York City and 60 miles west of Hartford, CT. This beautiful suburban location boasts excellent housing and highly rated public and private schools and nearby universities. As part of the greater NY metropolitan area, the city of Danbury enjoys both proximity to New York City culture and access to a wide array of four season recreational activities. Boston, New York City, New Haven and Hartford are easily accessible.

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.

We are a Section 501(c)(3) tax-exempt organization and therefore eligible employees may qualify for forgiveness of certain federal student loans under the Public Service Loan Forgiveness Program.

WE ARE AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER. Qualified Applicants are considered for positions and are evaluated without regard to mental or physical disability, race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, genetic information, military or veteran status, sexual orientation, marital status or any other classification protected under applicable Federal, State or Local law.

 

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