Job Title: Pediatric Neurosurgeon
Company: WMC Advanced Physician Services PC
City/State: Valhalla, NY
Position: Full Time
Req #: 6493
Posted Date: Apr 06, 2018
The Department of Neurosurgery at Westchester Medical Center, is recruiting for a Pediatric Neurosurgeon at the Westchester Medical Center Health Network (WMCHealth) to expand its academic program. Applicants must be Board Certified/ or eligible in neurosurgery, have completed a Fellowship in pediatric neurosurgery, and be eligible for a New York State Medical License. Our physicians have access to the latest technologies and use the most advanced techniques to provide patients with the best care possible. The neurosurgeon will work primarily out of Maria Fareri Children’s Hospital, a member of the Westchester Medical Center Health Network (WMCHealth), and is the children’s hospital for New York’s Hudson Valley region and Fairfield County, Connecticut. The hospital is home to the region’s only pediatric intensive care unit and regional neonatal intensive care unit, as well as its only pediatric trauma service, pediatric burn care, transplant program, and cardiac catheterization program. The successful candidate should have a strong academic interest and will work collaboratively with two other pediatric neurosurgeons. Westchester Medical Center, a 600-bed hospital, serves as the primary teaching affiliate for New York Medical College. The level of academic appointment at the NYMC will depend on the applicants experience and qualification. Successful candidates will be committed to patient care; resident, fellow, and medical student education; and scholarly activity that advance clinical medicine. A commitment to basic and/or clinical research is essential. Participation in teaching activities with medical student, resident, fellow, and other medical staff members, as well as scholarly contributions and collaborative research, are expected. Salary will be commensurate with experience. WMCHealth is a 1,900-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, a state of the art Telemedicine program, 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. Westchester Medical Center Advanced Physician Services is an Equal Opportunity Employer.