TeamHealth has an excellent opportunity to join our emergency department team as a PRN physician at Waterbury Hospital in Waterbury, Connecticut. Waterbury Hospital is a world-class, award-winning, 357-bed hospital. This facility is an accredited Level II Trauma Center, featuring a cardiac catheterization laboratory, stroke center, STEMI and cardiac center with 24-hour diagnostic imaging, 24-hour behavioral health crisis management and triage services for adolescents and adults. Additionally, there is medical helicopter transport available for acute patients in partnership with Yale-New Haven Hospitals.
The Waterbury Hospital emergency department features 22 emergency department beds and an annual volume 55,000. There is 48 hours of physician coverage per day and 24 hours of advanced practice clinician coverage per day. The EMR is Cerner.
We ask that candidates be ABEM or AOBEM eligible or certified within 5 years of residency. Active or proof of application of a Connecticut medical license, Connecticut controlled substance, DEA, ACLS, and PALS certifications are required.
- Employee model
- Excellent work/life balance with flexible scheduling
- Competitive compensation
- Professional liability insurance with tail coverage
- Access to TeamHealth's clinician wellness program
- Association with a leading physician practice in the U.S. and stability of a respected industry leader
- Access to professional development tools, educational resources, and CME through the TeamHealth Institute
- Leadership and growth opportunities to further your career
At Waterbury Hospital, we strive every day to make a visit here a great patient experience by providing excellent care by the most caring doctors, nurses, and staff. Waterbury Hospital’s clinical excellence and high quality of care has been nationally recognized by the U.S. News and World Report, Healthgrades, Healthstream, and other leading organizations.
A mid-sized community and teaching hospital, Waterbury Hospital is licensed for 357 beds. Each year we care for approximately 13,000 inpatients, treat more than 173,000 people in our outpatient medical clinics and handle more than 55,000 emergency department visits. Our behavioral health center, one of the largest in the region, logs more than 23,000 outpatient visits per year. Meanwhile, our one-day surgery department serves approximately 6,000 area residents annually, including adults and children. Waterbury Hospital is home to four major centers of excellence: orthopedic surgery center, cardiology, surgical innovation center, and family birthing center.
Waterbury is a Great Family Town
Waterbury is located on the Naugatuck River, 30 miles from Hartford and almost 80 miles from New York City. In 2008, NBC's Today named Waterbury one of the 100 best places to raise a family based on quality of life and safety, quality of schools, student-teacher ratios, test scores and budgets. Whether you're looking to enjoy a Broadway play at the historic Palace Theater, take in an art exhibit at the Mattatuck Museum, travel through time at the Timexpo Museum, or hit the fairway at one of our courses, you'll find it in Waterbury.