Hospital Medicine Director- Plainview & Syosset Hospital

Location
New York
Posted
Mar 13, 2018
Position Type
Permanent

Northwell Health’s Medicine Service Line is seeking a Hospital Medicine Director for Plainview & Syosset Hospitals. These two hospitals are covered by a unified hospital medicine program. The Director will work with departmental and organizational leadership to facilitate operations and strategic planning that promote continuous improvement within our clinical and educational enterprises. Leadership experience is preferred.

Plainview Hospital is an acute care community hospital with 219 beds that treats patients with a wide range of medical, surgical, and gynecological conditions. It has a same-day

surgery program and is also the site of one of the Don Monti Cancer Centers. Plainview also has a Family Medicine training program.

The hospital was recently recognized by the Joint Commission for achieving excellence in performance on its accountability measures for heart attack, heart failure, pneumonia and surgical care. Plainview is one of only 405 hospitals in the United States to earn this distinction, which represents the top 14 percent of Joint Commission-accredited hospitals.

Syosset hospital is home to a large volume of advanced orthopedic and spine surgical cases as well as general medical patients. It also has a strong commitment to community health. Its 136 beds include a well-equipped special care unit and a psychiatric wing. The Emergency Department treats more than 15,000 patients each year and has a trauma unit and eight treatment beds. Both hospitals have robust ancillary support and all subspecialty services.

Northwell Health is New York State’s largest health care provider and private employer, with 23 hospitals, more than 600 outpatient facilities and nearly 15,000 affiliated physicians. We care for over two million people annually in the New York metro area and beyond, thanks to philanthropic support from our communities. Our 66,000 employees – 15,000-plus nurses and 4,000 employed doctors, including members of Northwell Health Physician Partners – are working to change health care for the better. We’re making breakthroughs in medicine at the Feinstein Institute for Medical Research. We're training the next generation of medical professionals at the visionary Donald and Barbara Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell and the Hofstra Northwell School of Graduate Nursing and Physician Assistant Studies.

In an effort to make your transition as smooth as possible, you’ll have immediate access to For Further details, please contact: Romaine Walton, Senior Recruiter at RWalton@northwell.edu .

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