Physician - Rheumatology
Trumbull and Shelton, CT
Yale New Haven Health (YNHHS), the largest and most comprehensive healthcare system in Connecticut, is recognized for advanced clinical care, quality, service, cost effectiveness and commitment to improving the health status of the communities it serves. YNHHS includes five hospitals – Bridgeport, Greenwich, Lawrence + Memorial, Westerly and Yale New Haven Hospitals, several specialty networks and Northeast Medical Group, a non-profit medical foundation with several hundred community-based and hospital-employed physicians.
We are seeking a BC/BE Rheumatologist to join a well-established outpatient practice. This position provides:
* Flexible schedule to ensure work/life balance
* Collegial and supportive environment with access to expert resources and specialists across the continuum of care
* Full suite of practice management services that allow physicians to focus on patient care
* Leadership opportunities
* Academic opportunities
* Employment model with competitive compensation with excellent benefit and retirement plans including a pension and matching 403B, vacation, CME, malpractice including tail coverage and more!
Fairfield County is not only a great place to practice medicine; it’s a great place to enjoy a variety of recreational and cultural activities. Connecticut offers many attractions including museums, golf, hiking, restaurants and beaches shoreline; superior educational opportunities through its public schools and internationally acclaimed New England universities. From beaches to cross-country skiing to spectacular foliage, we offer a true four-seasons experience for you and your family. This position – located at Greenwich Hospital is within 45 minute drive and 55 minute commuter train ride of downtown Manhattan.
Interested candidates are asked to submit CV to: Sophie Kotomski, In-House Staff Physician Recruiter at
Sophie.firstname.lastname@example.org | Office: 203-502-6537
To be part of our organization, every employee should understand and share in the YNHHS Vision, support our Mission, and live our Values. These values - integrity, patient-centered, respect, accountability, and compassion - must guide what we do, as individuals and professionals, every day.
Responsible for providing appropriate non-surgical primary and continuing care to all patients in Northeast Medical Group, as well as leadership, coordination, and administration duties. The Physician leads an interdisciplinary team of primary caregivers and administrative support staff to perform assigned duties while displaying the highest standards of ethical and moral conduct as well as acting in the best interest of Northeast Medical Group supporting our mission, vision and values to optimize the health and well-being of our patients.
(number of years and type required to perform the position duties): Degree of MD or DO with ABIM-recognized internal medicine residency (three years minimum) or ABFM-recognized family medicine residency (three years minimum)
(number of years and type required to meet an acceptable level of performance): Preferred: Professional clinical experience in primary care practice, either family medicine or internal medicine
Valid American Board certification in either internal medicine or family medicine and renewed (if needed) prior to expiration Valid and unrestricted Connecticut medical license BLS certification Valid DEA registration and Controlled Substance Certificate
Knowledge of and ability to apply professional medical principles, procedures and techniques. Thorough knowledge of pharmacological agents used in patient treatment. Ability to effectively manage and direct medical staff support activities while providing quality patient care. Ability to receive detailed information and express and exchange ideas orally. Ability to perform under stress. Possesses excellent written and oral communication, listening and social skills. Ability to interact effectively with people of varied educational, socioeconomic and ethnic backgrounds, skill levels and value systems. Professionally performs in a tactful manner. Taps experience and uses independent judgment to plan and accomplish goals .
Must possess the physical and mental abilities to perform the tasks normally associated with the practice of internal and family medicine.