Director-Lenox Hill House Calls – New York City

New York City, New York
Jan 17, 2018
Internal Medicine
Position Type

The Northwell Health Department of Medicine is seeking a BC/BE Internal Medicine or Family Medicine Physician to join our team as Director of  Lenox Hill House Calls Program.

Addressing the needs of today’s chronically ill and aging population, Lenox Hill House Calls Program provides expert medical care within the privacy and comfort of patients’ homes. The program serves patients from Wall Street to 100th Street on the East and West side of Manhattan, who have difficulties traveling to doctor appointments. Our team of physicians and nurse practitioners provide at-home visits to diagnose, treat, and coordinate services including laboratory, X-rays and homecare.

This is truly a unique opportunity to use your medical knowledge and skills to make a difference in the lives of patients and caregivers in need. Our award-winning house calls program was chosen by the Center for Medicare & Medicaid Innovation (CMMI) to participate in the Independence at Home (IAH) national demonstration of the effectiveness of home-based primary care.

The house calls physician position involves travel throughout Manhattan. Board certification or fellowship training in palliative care or geriatrics is a plus. Must be comfortable working independently and in interdisciplinary teams.

Northwell Health includes 22 award-winning hospitals and more than 550 community based practice locations throughout Long Island, Manhattan, Queens, Brooklyn, Staten Island, and Westchester. All candidates will receive competitive salaries, a comprehensive benefits package, and eligibility for tuition reimbursement.  Academic appointment with the Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell is commensurate with credentials and experience.