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Medical Director in Poughkeepsie, NY at TeamHealth

Date Posted: 10/30/2018

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Job Description

TeamHealth has an excellent opportunity for a full-time physician to lead our emergency department team at Vassar Brothers Medical Center in Poughkeepsie, New York. This Level II Trauma Center has been recognized for Stroke and Cardiac Care and is the area’s only Cardiothoracic Surgery Center. With an annual patient volume of 70,000, this facility is the largest of the 3 hospitals in the HealthQuest Health System. The facility features 78 hours of physician coverage and 40 hours of advanced practice clinician coverage daily. The qualified candidate will have the potential to earn a terrific stipend and very competitive compensation while working limited clinical shifts, and TeamHealth will provide the support needed to help you reach your personal and professional goals. We are seeking a strong, experienced candidate to lead a group of outstanding ED physicians by assessing and implementing positive, patient-focused initiatives that are consistent with the vision of TeamHealth and Vassar Brothers Medical Center. We ask that you be board certified in Emergency Medicine with strong leadership experience.

Position Highlights:

  • competitive compensation
  • terrific leadership stipend and RVU program
  • paid CME allowance
  • sign-on and relocation incentives
  • realize your career potential by growing into local, regional and national leadership positions

Your home in the Hudson Valley

Poughkeepsie, New York, is nestled between Albany and New York City in the Hudson Valley. Enjoy the beauty of the region at one of the many parks and historic sites. Take a stroll on the Walkway Over the Hudson State Park, an old railway bridge that offers fantastic views of the Hudson and the Catskill Mountains. Cruise the Hudson River for sightseeing, or enjoy a cruise featuring dinner, dancing and music for a romantic night out. Explore the scores of historic mansions located across the shores of the Hudson. Whatever your interest, Poughkeepsie has something for the whole family, including the Mid-Hudson Children's Museum, the Franklin D. Roosevelt Presidential Library and Museum, biking on the Duchess Rail Trail and the Bardavon 1869 Opera House. Just a short train ride away from New York City, Poughkeepsie offers exciting entertainment in a family-friendly town!