TeamHealth has an excellent PRN opportunity for a physician assistant or nurse practitioner 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. We provide 76 hours of physician coverage and 29 hours of advanced practice clinician coverage daily with no overnight shifts. Qualified candidates must have prior emergency medicine experience as a physician assistant or nurse practitioner. Enjoy the beauty of the Hudson Valley and the benefits of a world-class network of emergency medicine physicians, all within reach by train from New York City!
At TeamHealth, our purpose is to perfect our clinicians’ ability to practice medicine, every day, in everything we do. Our philosophy is as simple as our goal is singular: we believe better experiences for clinicians lead to better outcomes—for patients, partners, and physicians alike.
- Convenient hours and competitive compensation
- Access to professional development tools, educational resources and CME through TeamHealth Institute
- Association with a leading physician practice in the U.S.
- Stability of a respected industry leader
- Access to TeamHealth’s clinician wellness program
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!