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Primary Care Physician, Behavioral Health-Brooklyn

Job ID 44877
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NewYork-Presbyterian/Brooklyn Methodist Hospital is looking for a Board Eligible/Board Primary Care Physician, with interest in Behavioral Health.

NewYork-Presbyterian/Brooklyn Methodist Hospital, located in Prospect Park, is a 651-bed academic institution, academically affiliated with Weill Cornell Medicine, caring for residents throughout Brooklyn and the surrounding communities for over than 135 years.  The hospital’s academic programs include nine graduate medical education residency programs and six fellowship programs.  

The staff primary care physician at NewYork-Presbyterian/Brooklyn Methodist Hospital Integrated Behavioral Health, with a faculty appointment at Weill Cornell School of Medicine, will form a key part of a multidisciplinary clinical team to provide high-quality, evidence-based mental health treatments to patients. This will be a behavioral health clinic with integrated primary care and a variety of social services to optimize care. Under the supervision of the Medical Director, the staff psychiatrist will primarily be responsible for evaluating patients, developing treatment plans, and providing ongoing care, with a focus on biological and pharmacologic interventions, to complement psychosocial interventions provided by other members of the team, including clinical psychologists and social workers. The psychiatrist will help provide leadership in the clinic and close collaboration with other roles, including the nurse practitioner, as appropriate.

Brooklyn is a known for its’ diverse neighborhoods that attract artists, professionals, singles, and families, as well as visitors from all over NYC and around the world. Known for its’ excellent public schools, Prospect Park, the Brooklyn Botanical Gardens, the Barclay Center, Brooklyn Bridge Park and in the borough’s southern extremes, the surf is always up on Coney Island. As one of the most ethnically diverse urban areas in the world, Brooklyn can satisfy nearly every taste. Foodies covet everything from the world’s best pizza to authentic Caribbean cuisine, Italian cuisine, Asian cuisine, BBQ, and Nathan’s Famous has been serving its’ world-famous hot dogs on Coney Island since 1916.  Brooklyn truly has something for everyone.

The salary range for this position is $220k to $280k. This compensation range does not include our amazing benefits and any incentive payments, based on quality measures and productivity, that may be applicable to this role.

NewYork-Presbyterian is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity and inclusion.

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