Job Title: Hospitalist, Oncology
City/State: Valhalla, NY
Position: Full Time
Academic Hospitalist, Oncology – Westchester Medical Center – Valhalla, New York Westchester Medical Center, in Valhalla, New York, the major teaching hospital for New York Medical College, is seeking in-patient attending Hospitalists dedicated to the Oncology service. Westchester Medical Center is a 600 bed academic medical center located in a suburb of New York City, with access to a wide variety of outdoors recreations, excellent school systems, and highly desirable communities. As part of recent expansions, we are looking to hire academic hospitalists, who are board certified in Internal Medicine, and have a deep interest in Oncology.
The academic hospitalists spend the majority of their clinical time supervising residents and medical students in a dynamic setting. Attending physicians are expected to participate in a wide range of academic activities including didactic sessions, serve as clinician leaders, and participate in scholarly and research activities. As a large academic center, there are fellowships in all subspecialties of medicine and a broad variety of advanced clinical services including transplant, trauma, and oncology. The cases are highly complex and intellectually stimulating. Attending physicians are expected to participate in quality improvement activities and facilitate patient care through communication with subspecialists. Academic appointments commensurate with experience will be provided. Opportunities for educational advancement and teaching at the New York Medical College are plentiful. WMCHealth is a 1,900-bed healthcare system headquartered in Valhalla, New York, with 10 hospitals on seven campuses spanning 6,200 square miles of the Hudson Valley.
WMCHealth employs more than 12,000 people and has nearly 3,000 attending physicians. From Level 1, Level 2 and Pediatric Trauma Centers, the region’s only acute care children’s hospital, an academic medical center, several community hospitals, dozens of specialized institutes and centers, a state of the art Telemedicine program, skilled nursing, assisted living facilities, homecare services and one of the largest mental health systems in New York State, today WMCHealth is the pre-eminent provider of integrated healthcare in the Hudson Valley.