Clinical Microbiology - Northwell Health Laboratories
The Northwell Health Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine seeks a qualified MD, PhD, or MD/PhD professional trained in Clinical Microbiology, to join a major clinical and investigative Division of Infectious Diseases Diagnostics (IDDx) at Northwell Health Laboratories, serving the 23-hospital Northwell Health system. The IDDx central laboratory is a 35,000 sq.ft. dedicated facility in eastern Queens, NY, located near to the main 110,000 sq.ft. Core Laboratory and the two major hospitals of the Northwell Health in Long Island, North Shore University Hospital (Manhasset, NY), and Long Island Jewish Medical Center (New Hyde Park, NY).
This faculty-level position will report to the Senior Director of the Division of IDDx; job responsibilities will include involvement in the technical and scientific operation of the central laboratory, including development and evaluation of test procedures, reporting results, adherence to quality control standards, and accurate reporting of test findings; and involvement in clinical microbiology service delivery at system hospitals, inclusive of near-patient molecular diagnostics. This individual will be appointed faculty in the Donald and Barbara Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell and will be involved in educational activities of the Pathology Residency Training Program, medical student teaching for the Zucker School of Medicine, and support of teaching for medical technologist degree programs. Participation in clinical and basic research programming is encouraged, and the division has active research programs in both arenas. Required qualifications include accredited fellowship training in Clinical Microbiology (MD or PhD) with Board certification/eligibility in Clinical Microbiology from the American Board of Pathology or American Board of Medical Microbiology (ABMM); professional licensure in the State of New York, and eligibility for New York State Department of Health Certificate of Qualifications in Clinical Microbiology practices. Experience in transplant services related to Infectious Disease Diagnostics is preferred.
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Northwell Health is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
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.
Diversity and Health Equity:
Northwell Health is committed to training, supporting and nurturing physicians from all backgrounds. We fully understand that diversity is integral for our institutional excellence and a means to attaining health equity. As a result, our diversity and inclusion efforts are a part of everything we do, from education, to clinical care, to research, to physician well-being. Diversity and inclusion permeates our educational and clinical initiatives. We have set a goal to make sure every one of our physicians receives training on how to deliver high quality, culturally competent care. Our recent educational areas of focus have been on social determinants of health, community engagement and developing a medical-legal partnership for our physicians-in-training. One of our many strengths is our diverse patient population and our expectation is that our diverse patient populations receive equitable care, irrespective of who they are. As a result, we continually recruit a diverse physician workforce to meet the needs of our diverse patients.
We offer a competitive salary and benefits package. Physicians are employed through Northwell Health Physician Partners, one of the largest medical groups in the country.
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