Eastern Connecticut Health Network (ECHN) invites Internal Medicine residents and practicing physicians to apply to one of thriving outpatient (hospital-employed) opportunities located in the picturesque town of Ellington, Connecticut. ECHN is a well-respected community hospital with an exceptional primary care foundation with expanding practice sites in central, Connecticut. You will be supported by a collegial and highly esteemed internal medicine physician including our expert fellow care physician assistant, and medical assistant team.
A Monday through Friday daytime work schedule with options for a 4-day work week schedule support work-life balance along with minimal (extremely light) shared rotation phone call coverage. You will find top quality care with evidence-based modalities, a strong multidisciplinary team approach, committed to lifelong learning of physicians, advanced practitioners, providers growth and development within a supportive-clinical environment.About ECHN:
ECHN is an extraordinary community healthcare system comprised of two highly respected acute-care hospitals (Manchester Memorial and Rockville General) with approximately 500 physicians and advanced practitioners. This community hospital is supported by multi-primary care outpatient internal and family medicine practice sites, expert physician specialists, comprehensive inpatient clinical services, and a state-ofthe-art cancer center. Top talent skilled faculty physicians further support ECHN’s prominent family medicine residency program.
ECHN also earned the Healthgrades 2022 patient safety excellence award. ECHN provides the latest advancements in robotic surgical systems, including the new MAKO robotic assisted knee-hip replacement system, and the Xi da Vinci Robot. The Women’s Center for Wellness was named one of best Mammogram Imaging Centers by The Women’s Choice Award with a new Canon Vantage Orian Magnetic Resonance Imaging Machine. The expanding partnership with Jefferson Radiology provides new and expanded comprehensive diagnostic radiology services with many other highly regarded programs.Outstanding ECHN Benefits and More:
- Highly competitive salary with excellent sign-on and relocation assistance
- Robust benefits options including 401k, dental, vision, and life insurance
- Exceptional paid time off and sick time
- Generous comprehensive CME allowance (CME time and CME professional allowance) reflects institutional commitment to lifelong learning and clinical excellence.
- Employer paid malpractice coverage
- Expert clinical operations in a provider centric and supportive system
- Free easy access on-site parking and On-site Lab and X-Ray services
LOVE WHERE YOU LIVE AND LOVE WHERE YOU WORK
- Family Medicine or Internal Medicine Program board certified (or soon eligible)
- Connecticut License and Federal DEA/Connecticut controlled substance (or eligible)
Eastern Connecticut boasts the natural beauty of the changing seasons, scenic rivers, and peaceful walking/hiking trails with breathtaking views. The area is populated by highly desirable, quaint family-oriented towns anchored by exemplary high-performance school systems, some of which are the best in New England sprinkled with National Blue Ribbon Awarded Schools. If you enjoy city life, nearby Hartford and New Haven provide theater, music, and fine dining.
Moreover, the region’s ideal location is within driving distance of Boston; New York City; Newport, Rhode Island; Cape Cod; and the nearby beautiful ocean shores of Connecticut. The scenic mountains of Vermont and New Hampshire are popular for skiing in the winter and viewing the colorful foliage in the fall. Whether it is rural, suburban, or urban life you desire, you will find it here.