Attending Physician in New York, NY at Pride Health

Date Posted: 11/19/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    New York, NY
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    11/19/2019

Job Description

Large New York City Health System seeks an Attending Physician in their 300+ bed skilled nursing facility.

Responsibilities:

  • Provide medical management residents including primary care, management of acute illness, and transition of care. 
  • Perform medical assessment for new admissions and readmissions and write orders for required medications, treatments, diagnostic studies and other necessary care and treatment.
  • Participate in advance directives planning with the resident and representatives and write related orders.
  • Facilitate the emergency discharge of residents to acute hospitals as well as planned discharges for medical treatment
  • Provide medical leadership for team-coordinated Quality Assurance Performance Improvement initiatives

Qualifications:

  • Licensed Medical Doctor or Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine
  • Board Certified/Board Eligible in Internal Medicine, Geriatric Medicine or Hospitalist