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Emergency Medicine Physician in Cheektowaga, NY at TeamHealth

Date Posted: 10/2/2020

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Grow your career while providing safe, high-quality patient care as a full-time emergency medicine physician working at Sisters of Charity Hospital St. Joseph Campus. Located in Cheektowaga, New York, Sisters of Charity St. Joseph Campus is a 125-bed hospital with an 18-bed emergency department (ED). This hospital treats approximately 30,000 patients per year in the ED and offers 24 hours of physician coverage and APC coverage daily.

The St. Joseph ED features 18 specially-designed private treatment rooms with computer access for bedside registration, as well as a comfortable two-story lobby and an open nurses’ station design. Opened in 1960 by the Franciscan Sisters of St. Joseph, this facility has been serving Western New York's Eastern Suburbs for more than a half-century. Come be a part of this extraordinary team!

Qualified applicants should be board-certified or board-eligible in emergency medicine or family medicine/internal medicine with extensive emergency medicine experience.

For more than 40 years, our history and national footprint in emergency medicine allows us to achieve the highest standards in care, informed by decades of evidence-based data. To that end, we’ve created robust risk management programs to help our clinicians feel confident in their work. We harness a nationwide collection of tools, clinical resources and collective knowledge for our emergency medicine clinicians who provide the best for their patients.

At TeamHealth, our purpose is to perfect our clinicians’ ability to practice medicine, every day, in everything we do. Our philosophy is as simple as our goal is singular: we believe better experiences for clinicians lead to better outcomes—for patients, partners, and clinicians alike.



Position Highlights:
  • Competitive compensation
  • Relocation assistance for full-time positions
  • Access to a nationwide network of world class emergency medicine experts
  • Employee assistance program
  • Access to professional development tools, educational resources and CME through TeamHealth Institute
  • Stability of a respected industry leader
Sisters of Charity Hospital
Opened in 1960 by the Franciscan Sisters of St. Joseph the Sisters Hospital, St. Joseph Campus has been serving Cheektowaga and Western New York’s Eastern Suburbs for more than a half-century. Sisters of Charity Hospital was awarded Healthgrades' highest rating in Total Knee Replacement for the second straight year. This hospital is in the top five percent in the nation for Orthopedic Services by Healthgrades in 2018. Sisters of Charity Hospital - St. Joseph Campus meets the highest healthcare standards set forth by the Joint Commission. Sisters of Charity Hospital St. Joseph Campus is part of the Catholic Health System in Buffalo, New York. Catholic Health is a non-profit healthcare system that provides care to Western New Yorkers across a network of hospitals, primary care centers, imaging centers, and several other community ministries. The emergency room at St. Joseph Campus is staffed by a team of certified emergency physicians, physician assistants and nurses whose services are available 24 hours a day. The emergency department, constructed in 2005, features 18 specially-designed private treatment rooms with computer access for bedside registration, as well as a comfortable two-story lobby and an open nurses’ station design that allows for greater family access.

 



Welcome to the Eastern Suburbs of Western New York!
As one of the largest towns in New York State, Cheektowaga is centrally located in Western New York. As a suburb of Buffalo, the town provides convenient access to the New York State: Thruway, Amtrak, NFTA-Metro and the Buffalo-Niagara International Airport. Cheektowaga is just 10 minutes from the Canadian border. There are plenty of cultural, recreational and entertainment opportunities, both here and within the City of Buffalo and other neighboring communities. You are minutes from a performance by the highly regarded Cheektowaga Community Symphony Orchestra or the wonderful Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra. Hometown amenities include the New York State Reinstein Woods Nature Preserve and Walden Galleria, the premiere shopping mall of Western New York.