Geriatric Staff Physician

Location
Southbury, Connecticut
Salary
Competitive with excellent benefits including 401k match and contribution
Posted
Feb 11, 2017
Ref
2016-6629
Specialty
Geriatrics
Position Type
Permanent

Western Connecticut Medical Group is seeking a Geriatric Staff Physician for their WCMG Southbury Practice in Southbury, CT. It is a well-established practice and one of the largest geriatric practices in the state. You will work closely with six physician colleagues and three APRNs in a beautiful community with great shopping and easy access to I-84. It’s a unique practice because you will have the opportunity to take care of patients in the office, skilled nursing facilities, assisted living facilities, and short term rehab facilities.

At Western Connecticut Medical Group, our priorities are to provide patients with personalized and attentive care, help patients manage chronic medical problems, and enable our patients to get and stay as healthy as possible. We have the ability to coordinate primary care and specialty care needs with the advanced diagnostic and treatment services available through our network of over 385 physicians and three member hospitals: Danbury Hospital, New Milford Hospital, and Norwalk Hospital.

Work for Us

Working for Western Connecticut Health Network (WCHN), comprised of Danbury Hospital; New Milford Hospital; Norwalk Hospital; Western Connecticut Medical Group; and Western Connecticut Home Care, you can make a meaningful difference in the lives of other people. Our Western Connecticut Health Network Department of Research and Innovation, focused on the field of molecular science and personalized medicine, ranks among our country’s leading research organizations. Our Network offers many opportunities to grow your own skills and expertise – we offer competitive base salary as well as incentive compensation and generous benefits.

Job Summary:

Provide professional geriatric medical care to patients in an outpatient setting as well as skilled nursing facilities, assisted living facilities, and short term rehab facilities assist them to recover from acute illnesses and minimize the effects of chronic illnesses. 

Job Requirements:

  • MD or DO with Connecticut Controlled Substances and Federal DEA Registration
  • Have successfully completed an Internal Medicine or Family Medicine Residency Medicine and be Board Certified in either
  • Have completed a Fellowship in Geriatrics and be Board Certified or Board Eligible in Geriatrics.
  • Previous experience as a Physician preferred.
  • Flexible weekday schedules between 7:30 am and 7:00 pm. Full-time position with a minimum 37.5 hours available for patient contact including one Saturday in seven. Shared call responsibilities.

To apply to this job #2016-6629, contact Amy Rosoff at: amy.rosoff@wchn.org

Western Connecticut Health Network and its affiliates are Equal Opportunity Employers. This philosophy calls for equal opportunities for employment, training, and advancement regardless of sex, race, creed, age, marital status, national origin, ancestry, religion, disability, sexual orientation, or any other status protected by law.