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Palliative Medicine Physician -Geriatrics experience a plus - Silvercrest Center & NewYork-Presbyterian/Queens

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The Silvercrest Center in partnership with NewYork-Presbyterian Medical Group is looking for a BC/BE physician in Internal Medicine or Family Practice with fellowship training in palliative medicine to join our team at NewYork-Presbyterian/Queens. Geriatric experience in a skilled nursing facility or fellowship training is a plus.

  • This is an excellent opportunity for a physician interested in a full-time position which involves working 50% in a Planetree certified nursing home/sub-acute rehab center and 50% in an academic tertiary hospital based in Queens.
  • Collaborate with multi-disciplinary teams in providing comprehensive clinical care for sub-acute rehab patients at The Silvercrest Nursing Home.The team includes advanced practice providers, nursing staff, social work, pharmacy consultants, rehabilitation professionals, nutritionists, spiritual and religious personnel and various specialty consultants in the medicine and surgical fields.
  • Conducts palliative care consults along with teaching opportunities for Geriatrics at NewYork-Presbyterian/Queens

NewYork-Presbyterian/Queens, located in Flushing, is the largest voluntary hospital in Queens and serves patients throughout the borough and beyond. It is situated in a culturally and ethnically diverse area. This 535-bed tertiary facility is an academic affiliate of Weill Cornell Medical College, and has been an integral part of the community since 1957 with active services in all medical and surgical disciplines.

The Silvercrest Center, NYPs only corporately sponsored skilled nursing facility is located in Briarwood just minutes away from the hospital. It is known for its full range of rehabilitative and pulmonary care and sees the needs of a wide population of complex patients.  Silvercrest has the largest non- hospital ventilator program in NYS and is only one of two SNFs in NYS to be certified by the American Heart Association in CHF care.NewYork-Presbyterian Medical Groups is part of the physician division of NewYork-Presbyterian which was recently named in 2020 as the No. 4 hospital in the nation and No. 1 among all hospitals in New York State and the New York Metro Region. NewYork-Presbyterian is affiliated with two renowned medical schools, Columbia University Vagelos College of Physicians and Surgeons and Weill Cornell Medicine. In collaboration with ColumbiaDoctors and Weill Cornell Physicians, NewYork-Presbyterian Medical Groups provide coordinated care delivery throughout the region and access to leading healthcare services and world-renowned specialists.

We offer a competitive salary and comprehensive benefits package. 

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NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital is an equal opportunity employer.

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