APP Hospitalist Schenectady, NY

  • Northeast Healthcare Recruitment
  • Schenectady, NY, USA
  • May 17, 2018

Job Description

Hospital-employed full-time opportunity is now available for a Board Certified Advance Practice Provider (APP.  

The APP performs, under the responsibility and supervision of the physician, diagnostic and therapeutic tasks to allow the physician to extend his/her services through the more effective use of his/her knowledge in the sphere of decision making required to establish a diagnosis and to plan therapy.  

He/she may assist in gathering the data necessary in implementing the therapeutic plan of the physician. A major role will be as patient's advocate in the medical care system serving as confidant, advisor, and liaison between patient and physician.  

Our team includes: 12 fulltime hospitalists and 6 advanced practice providers.  A compliment of experienced part-time and per Diem physicians as well.  

  • 230 acute inpatient bed facility  

  • Minimum of 14 - Twelve-hour shifts per month 

  • Night shift (5 p.m. - 5 a.m.)  

Compensation: 

  • Competitive Compensation 

  • Malpractice (Occurrence) Insurance 

  • Medical, Dental, Life, Disability Insurance Plans 

  • CME Stipend  

  • 403(b) qualified deferred compensation plan retirement program 

Qualifications: 

  • Graduation from an approved course of study and experience acceptable to the New York State Board of Education to qualify for New York State Registration.  

  • Certified or eligible within one year, certified within two years.  

  • Continuing education requirements of 100 hours every two years, 40 hours of which are AMA Category I or equivalent. 3+ years of practicing experience. 

Job ID

66568