The Department of Surgery at Westchester Medical Center seeks a Full-time Pediatric Surgeon to assume the Chief of Pediatric Surgery position for the Westchester Medical Center, Advanced Physician Services, P.C.
As Chief of the Pediatric Surgery, you will be joining and lead all aspects of a rapidly growing, busy pediatric surgery department. You will maintain responsibility for oversight and development of the quality and patient experience for the pediatric surgery areas. The Chief of Pediatric Surgery will establish and foster strong relationships with all staff members in this service line and throughout the WMC Health Network.
Board Certified in General Surgery and Pediatric Surgery
Active New York State License and/or eligibility to obtain
Leadership experience with a strong academic interest
Excellent clinical, communication and interpersonal skills
Associate or professor of surgery level
Maria Fareri Children's Hospital, a member of the WMCHealth, is an all-specialty pediatric hospital committed to providing the most advanced care available to more than 30,000 critically ill infants and children each year. Dedicated pediatric specialty areas enable us to perform complex life-saving procedures such as open-heart surgery, organ transplantation, advanced chemotherapy, and emergency trauma surgery. The Maria Fareri Children’s Hospital children’s hospital serves as the region’s only acute care children’s hospital for New York’s Hudson Valley region and Fairfield County, Connecticut.
Valhalla, NY, which is nestled in beautiful Westchester County, serves as the location for this opportunity. An area complimented by excellent schools, shops, restaurants, and gently rolling hills with large areas of open land, including numerous public parks. Valhalla, NY also features a town pool, community center, and a 40-slip marina.
40 minutes north of New York City
Year-round outdoor and recreational opportunities abound along the Hudson River, including picnicking, fishing, boating, kayaking and hiking
Comprehensive salary and benefits package which includes malpractice coverage
The highest standard of quality practice backed by comprehensive support services
Opportunities for continued professional development, mentoring and career advancement
Academic rank at the New York Medical College will be commensurate with experience and qualifications
For more information about this opportunity, contact Loretta Modesto, Senior Physician Recruiter for WMCHealth at (914) 493-2016 or by email at Loretta.Modesto@WMCHealth.org or send your CV and letter of interest to Rifat Latifi, MD, FACS, Director of Department of Surgery, at email@example.com
Internal Number: 40106
The Westchester Medical Center Health Network (WMCHealth) is a 1,700-bed healthcare system headquartered in Valhalla, New York, with 10 hospitals on seven campuses spanning 6,200 square miles of the Hudson Valley. WMCHealth employs more than 12,000 people and has nearly 3,000 attending physicians. From Level 1, Level 2 and Pediatric Trauma Centers, the region’s only acute care children’s hospital, an academic medical center, several community hospitals, dozens of specialized institutes and centers, skilled nursing, assisted living facilities, homecare services and one of the largest mental health systems in New York State, today WMCHealth is the pre-eminent provider of integrated healthcare in the Hudson Valley.We are seeking vibrant, academic focused clinicians who enjoy providing an exceptional level of care while working closely with the residents and fellows of New York Medical College. Throughout WMCHealth, we have a variety of opportunities and locations in which to practice. From Westchester Medical Center which is located 30 minutes north of New York City, to MidHudson Regional Hospital in Poughkeepsie, Health Alliance’s three hospitals in the Kingston Area to The Charity h...ospitals of Rockland and Orange Counties, our health care system is as diverse as the communities we serve. Westchester Medical Center is the major tertiary hospitals for the vibrant Hudson Valley Region of New York. With WMCHealth, you will enjoy easy access to New York and all major cities in the Northeast.