Attending Psychiatrist - Zucker Hillside Hospital, Glen Oaks, NY
Attending Psychiatrist-Zucker Hillside Hospital, Glen Oaks, NY: Resident-Staffed Psychiatry Unit Serving a College Student/Early Onset Illness Population
The Department of Psychiatry at Zucker Hillside Hospital (ZHH) is seeking an attending Psychiatrist for a unique resident-staffed psychiatry unit, serving a college student/early-onset Illness population. Exciting opportunity on inpatient psychiatry unit dedicated to college students and young adults, including ‘first episode’ patients. This unit serves as a primary setting for psychiatry resident and medical student training. Northwell’s Behavioral Health College Partnership (BHCP) is an inpatient/outpatient collaboration between The Zucker Hillside Hospital (of Long Island Jewish Medical Center) and 50+ regional colleges and universities. BHCP is anchored by this 20-bed inpatient unit in Zucker Hillside’s new Behavioral Health Pavilion, an architecturally striking facility with design features that complement our state-of-the-art clinical care.
We are recruiting for an academically-oriented psychiatrist interested in the college-age spectrum, early-onset serious illness, and borderline personality disorder. Completion of a child/adolescent psychiatry fellowship preferred. Special interest in and aptitude for teaching and supervising junior psychiatry residents, medical and nursing students, and psychology externs, interns, and post-docs is a prerequisite for this team leadership role in a highly innovative and desirable training milieu. Activities will also include helping to develop a novel program in tele-psychiatry to university Student Counseling Centers.
The Zucker Hillside Hospital-Long Island Jewish Medical Center is located approximately 15 miles from Manhattan and short distances from diverse Long Island-based recreational activities (e.g. beaches, biking, parks).
We offer an exceptional compensation and benefits package. Academic appointment is commensurate with credentials and experience at our exciting new medical school, The Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell.
For additional information and to apply, please call: 718-470-7992 or e-mail your CV to Office of Physician Recruitment: OPR@northwell.edu.