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Newborn General Pediatrician – Cohen Children’s Medical Center

Northwell Health Physician Partners
New York, New York
Closing date
May 2, 2025

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Full Time
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The Department of Pediatrics of Northwell Health and The Zucker School of Medicine seeks a Board Certified/Board Eligible Pediatrician to join the Division of Pediatric Hospital Medicine Division as a Newborn General Pediatrician at Cohen Children s Medical Center in New Hyde Park, NY.

  • Opportunity to work closely with NPs in our Newborn Nursery at North Shore University Hospital.
  • Academic position with teaching responsibilities.
  • Opportunities for leading and collaborating in clinical research and quality improvement projects.
  • Supervision of pediatric residents during their inpatient, and newborn rotations.
  • Academic appointment at The Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell is commensurate with experience.
  • We offer a competitive salary and benefits package.

Cohen Children s Medical Center opened in 1983 as the New York metropolitan area s only hospital designed exclusively for children. Today, it is the largest pediatric teaching hospital in the region, with over 750,000 visits annually and serving 1.8 million children in Brooklyn, Queens, Nassau, and Suffolk counties. It is the tertiary pediatric medical center of the Northwell Health System and the only Level-1 Pediatric Trauma Center on Long Island. An active Pediatric Kidney Transplant program is in place, and there is a deep commitment at every level of the Northwell Leadership to the Heart Transplant programmatic build with live transplantation planning underway. Cohen Children s Medical Center is among the top-rated children s hospitals in New York State and has received the highest ranking in New York for pediatric nephrology, urology, pulmonology and lung surgery, and are nationally ranked for superior care in a total of eight specialties, including Diabetes and Endocrinology, according to US News & World Report s 2023-2024 Best Children s Hospitals. As the largest provider of pediatric health services in the state, Cohen Children s has been ranked among the nation s top children s hospitals by US News for 16 consecutive years. We are the main site for pediatric rotations at the Zucker School of Medicine and have 100 pediatric residents and 4 fellows. To learn more about the Department of Pediatrics and learn about our vision for growth, click here.

North Shore University Hospital is No. 1 in New York state according to the U.S. News & World Report. It is why patients from across the U.S. choose us and what inspires the most visionary doctors to come here to practice life-changing medicine. We have also performed first-in-the-world brain surgeries and the first liver transplant on Long Island. And we do not stop there, with unmatched, advanced expertise found across every service we offer. Our newly opened $325 million Petrocelli Advanced Surgical Pavilion offers 18 operating rooms, including three hybrid operating suites with advanced imaging, and 44 intensive care unit beds.

With 23 hospitals and more than 750 outpatient locations throughout the Metro New York area and beyond, Northwell Health serves over 11 million people and is one of the largest and most diverse academic medical centers in the nation. In addition to renowned clinical facilities, Northwell faculty members enjoy access to the academic and research resources of the Feinstein Institute for Medical Research and Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory. At Northwell Health, we are committed to the highest quality of clinical care, dedicated to improving lives through research, and strive for excellence at all times.

If you choose to join us, you will find not only a great career opportunity, but also great lifestyle options. No matter where you choose to live, from the family-centered suburbs of Long Island to the glitter and buzz of Manhattan to the serene beauty of the Atlantic coast, the New York metropolitan area offers something for everyone.Northwell is proud to offer a highly competitive salary and generous benefits package.

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