TeamHealth has an excellent opportunity for a full-time physician to join our dynamic emergency department team at Vassar Brothers Medical Center in Poughkeepsie, New York. Our Level II Trauma Center has been recognized for stroke and cardiac care and is the area’s only cardiothoracic surgery center. This Emergency Department sees an annual patient volume of 70,000 and is the largest of the three hospitals in the HealthQuest Health System. We provide 72 hours of physician coverage and 40 hours of advanced practice clinician coverage daily. We ask that you be board certified or board eligible in Emergency Medicine with current ACLS, ATLS, and PALS certifications. TeamHealth offers competitive hourly rates, sign-on bonus, relocation assistance, and professional liability insurance with tail coverage. Enjoy the beauty of the Hudson Valley and the benefits of a world-class network of EM physicians...all an easy train ride away from New York City!
- competitive compensation
- sign-on and relocation incentives
- and priceless intangible benefits like the mentorship and support of a national network of world-class Emergency Medicine experts
Your home in the Hudson Valley
Poughkeepsie, New York, is nestled between Albany and New York City in the Hudson Valley. Enjoy the beauty of the region at one of the many parks and historic sites. Take a stroll on the Walkway Over the Hudson State Park, an old railway bridge that offers fantastic views of the Hudson and the Catskill Mountains. Cruise the Hudson River for sightseeing, or enjoy a cruise featuring dinner, dancing and music for a romantic night out. Explore the scores of historic mansions located across the shores of the Hudson. Whatever your interest, Poughkeepsie has something for the whole family, including the Mid-Hudson Children's Museum, the Franklin D. Roosevelt Presidential Library and Museum, biking on the Duchess Rail Trail and the Bardavon 1869 Opera House. Just a short train ride away from New York City, Poughkeepsie offers exciting entertainment in a family-friendly town!