Geriatrician - Greater New Haven Area

Location
Greater New Haven, Connecticut
Posted
Apr 29, 2019
Specialty
Geriatrics
Position Type
Permanent

Yale New Haven Health (YNHHS), the largest and most comprehensive healthcare system in Connecticut, is recognized for advanced clinical care, quality, service, cost effectiveness, and commitment to improving the health status of the communities it serves. YNHHS includes five hospitals – Bridgeport, Greenwich, Lawrence + Memorial, Westerly, and Yale New Haven Hospitals, several specialty networks and Northeast Medical Group, a physician-led, non-profit medical foundation with several hundred community-based and hospital-employed physicians. 

Yale New Haven Hospital has an outstanding geriatric program, with renowned research, clinical interventions, and teaching activities. The YNH Geriatric Services practice of Northeast Medical Group is the major clinical component of this section. This practice is responsible for many of the innovative clinical interventions developed by the Yale Geriatrics program. It provides innovative and coordinated care of older individuals in a variety of settings. It is a major teaching site for Yale medical residents, medical students, and geriatric fellows. 

We are seeking a Board Certified/Board Eligible internal medicine or family medicine physician to join this practice. Geriatric fellowship or training is preferred, but not required. This physician will practice within one of the major teaching sites in the greater New Haven area, which includes sub-acute care facilities, life care centers, assisted living facilities, and long term care settings.

This is an exciting opportunity to join an established and reputable service that provides the following:

  • Collegial and supportive environment with access to resources and specialists across the continuum of care
  • Full suite of practice management services that allow physicians to focus on patient care
  • Leadership opportunities
  • Academic opportunities
  • Flexible schedule to ensure work/life balance
  • Employment model with competitive compensation with excellent benefit and retirement plans including a pension and matching 403B, vacation, CME, malpractice including tail coverage and more!

Located in the beautiful New England setting of New Haven County, the area boasts wonderful family oriented residential communities. There is quick access to New York City and Boston with fabulous cultural opportunities, theater, orchestra, museums, and restaurants.

To learn more, please contact: James M. Lai, MD, ScM, MHS

Associate Chief for Clinical Affairs Yale School of Medicine
James.m.lai@yale.edu           

Or

hysician Recruiter at: Sophie.Kotomski@ynhh.org

203-502-6537

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