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Job Title: Physician Assistant-Turning Point

Company: WMC Advanced Physician Services PC

City/State: Poughkeepsie, NY

Category: Advanced Clinical Providers

Department: MHRH-MH Physician Services

Position: Full Time

Hours: M-F 9-5pm

Shift: Day, Evening, Night

Req #: 13991

Job Details:

Physician Assistant Turning Point at MidHudson Regional Hospital – Poughkeepsie, New York Expanding academic faculty practice at MidHudson Regional Hospital, a member of the WMCHealth Network, seeks Physician Assistant for Poughkeepsie, New York.The Physician Assistant will assist in the management of withdrawal from substances including alcohol, opiates, prescription pain medicine, benzodiazepines, and designer drugs in an acute care hospital setting. The Turning Point Detoxification Unit utilizes a full range of pharmacologic agents to tailor treatment to the patient’s individual physiologic needs. Requirements include Board Certification/Eligibility in Psychiatry. Requirements also include the possession or ability to obtain an unrestricted New York State Medical License. The Department of Behavioral Health at Westchester Medical Center has been a leading provider of comprehensive behavioral health services for the Hudson Valley for more than 90 years. As the region’s leading provider of Mental Health Services, we offer a full spectrum of inpatient, outpatient, community, and emergency care for individuals and families. World-renowned medical services provided by Westchester Medical Center, combined with strong clinical leadership from the Department of Psychiatry at New York Medical College, keep the Behavioral Health Center at the forefront of meeting the needs of those affected by mental illness. Company Info MidHudson Regional Hospital of Westchester Medical Center is located in Poughkeepsie, New York, which is 75 miles north of New York City and 50 minutes from the Westchester Medical Center Campus. Poughkeepsie is located in the heart of the Hudson Valley, an area surrounded by beautiful mountains, as well as the Hudson River, offering an abundance of outdoor activities for residents and visitors alike. Designated as a National Heritage Area, the valley is steeped in history, natural beauty, culture and a burgeoning food and farmer’s market scene. The Hudson Valley also boasts excellent public and private schools with a vibrant higher education culture, as the home to several notable institutions such as Vassar College, Marist College, SUNY New Paltz, Bard College, and the Culinary Institute of America, among others. The Westchester Medical Center Health Network (WMCHealth) is a 1,700-bed healthcare system headquartered in Valhalla, New York, with 10 hospitals on eight 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. Westchester Medical Center Advanced Physician Services is an Equal Opportunity Employer. To Apply For more information about this opportunity, contact Andrea Ruggiero, Advanced Clinical Recruiter at (914)-493-2176 or by email at Westchester Medical Center Regional Physician Services is an Equal Opportunity Employer.