Chief of Urology: Northern Westchester Hospital

Northwell Health
Westchester County, New York
Start date
Jun 28, 2022

View more

Job Details

The Smith Institute for Urology

 Chief of Urology: Northern Westchester Hospital

As we expand our urological health services across Northwell Health, we are seeking a Chief of Urology at Northern Westchester Hospital. This exciting position offers the opportunity to lead and continue to develop the department.


  • MD Degree or equivalent from an accredited College of Medicine
  • Completion of Residency with Board Certification Eligibility
  • Completion of Fellowship in Urologic Oncology with Board Certification or Eligibility
  • Active or able to obtain licensure as a physician in the State of New York
  • Must possess recent experience in generally accepted and currently used methods and techniques
  • Outstanding communication and management skills and an ability to work collaboratively with medical staff and hospital management

The Smith Institute for Urology
The Smith Institute for Urology at Northwell provides the very best in comprehensive urologic care in New York’s tri-state area.  For over 50 years, the department has advanced the frontiers of urologic care. Our faculty of more than 60 urologists include international thought leaders and fellowship trained urologists in every facet of urologic care. Our physicians, faculty of the Donald and Barbara Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell, are instrumental in the training of medical students, the house officers of our two urology residencies, and multiple fellowship programs. 

Northern Westchester Hospital
Founded in 1916, Northern Westchester Hospital has over 650 highly skilled physicians and a staff of professional caregivers committed to providing high-quality, patient-centered care close to home through a unique combination of medical expertise, leading-edge technology, and a dedication to humanity that ensures our patients and their families receive treatment in a caring, respectful, and nurturing environment. Improving and protecting the health of community members through programs that promote wellness and prevention remains central to our mission.

Over the past two decades, Northern Westchester Hospital’s philanthropic community invested more than $160 million to improve the hospital’s medical and surgical excellence. This enabled the hospital to continually renew, expand, and accelerate its best-in-class patient care and state-of-the-art technology becoming the first hospital in the nation to achieve both designation as a Planetree Patient-Centered Hospital with Distinction and Magnet Recognition for quality patient care, nursing excellence, and innovation in our professional nursing practice.

Why choose us?
Northwell Health includes 23 award-winning hospitals and more than 750 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. Physicians will be employed as members of Northwell Physician Partners, the fifth largest medical group in the country. Academic Appointment to Donald and Barbara Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell is commensurate with credentials and experience.

For further details and opportunities, please contact Office of Physician Recruitment, Northwell Health:                                                                                     



About Northwell Health 

Northwell Health includes 21 award-winning hospitals and more than 750 community based practice locations throughout Long Island, Manhattan, Queens, Brooklyn, Staten Island, and Westchester. Northwell is the most awarded health system in all of New York, and home to the #1 hospital in the state – North Shore University Hospital* (NSUH) – according to U.S. News & World Report’s 2023-2024 Best Hospital Rankings survey. Additionally, six Northwell hospitals earned top 50 national rankings across 39 medical specialties, with nine hospitals ranked among the best in the state.

We have access to the wide range of resources that Northwell Health has to offer, and we are also affiliated with a number of other excellent organizations. Northwell Health Physician Partners provides exceptional, comprehensive and quality clinical care to patients, families and communities through an integrated approach and with a commitment to exceeding customer expectations. At Northwell Health, we define tomorrow’s health care through clinical care, community health, education, research and entrepreneurship.

At Northwell Health, we seek innovation and excellence in everything we do. This passion can be observed throughout our system of 21 hospitals and more than 700 ambulatory and physician practices. We are NYS largest health care provider and private employer. Our mission is to redefine patient care and the way it is provided. Are you Made for this?

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.

Salary Disclosure

Full-time clinical base compensation at Northwell Health ranges from $125K to $750K, which is impacted by various factors, including but not limited to physician specialty, level of experience, quality of care, academic accomplishments, patient experience and productivity. The base compensation range listed is a good faith determination of potential base compensation at the time of this job advertisement and may be modified in the future.


Apply for Chief of Urology: Northern Westchester Hospital

Fields marked with an asterisk (*) are required

Your file must be a .doc, .pdf, .docx, or .rtf. No larger than 1MB
Selected file:
Your communication preferences

When you apply for a job we will send your application to the named employer, who may contact you. By applying for a job listed on NEJM CareerCenter you agree to our terms and conditions and privacy policy. You should never be required to provide bank account details. If you are, please contact us. All emails will contain a link in the footer to enable you to unsubscribe at any time.

Get job alerts

Create a job alert and receive personalized job recommendations straight to your inbox.

Create alert