Maternal Fetal Medicine Specialist- LIJ Medical Center, Northwell
Location: New Hyde Park, New York
Type: Full Time
Hospital, Public and Private
Internal Number: 1
The Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology at LIJ Medical Center of Northwell Health is recruiting for a full-time faculty Maternal Fetal Medicine Specialist. The department is nationally recognized for its excellence in clinical care, research and medical education. We are a consultative practice with a diverse work environment including office and inpatient high risk pregnancy consultation, ultrasound, prenatal diagnosis, and operative obstetrics. We collaborate closely with pediatric subspecialists at adjacent Cohen Children’s Medical Center in caring for pregnancies with complex congenital heart disease and a broad range of fetal conditions.
Candidates must be Board Certified/Board Eligible in Obstetrics/Gynecology and MFM, fellowship trained in MFM, New York licensed (or license eligible) and must exhibit a passion for clinical excellence and innovation, and have excellent communication and interpersonal skills. The ideal candidate would have experience in targeted ultrasound, diagnostic procedures, and fetal echocardiography and is expected to be an active participant in the departmental and divisional teaching programs, which include 42 Obstetrics and Gynecology residents, 5 MFM fellows, and medical students from the Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell. Experience in surgical procedures and critical care obstetrics is highly desirable, but not required.
There are approximately 8,000 births annually at LIJ Medical Center and we are a New York State Regional Perinatal Center, accepting maternal and neonatal transports and educating five affiliate institutions. A cornerstone of Northwell Health, we are a teaching hospital for the Donald and Barbara Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell, providing a wide range of specialty and subspecialty residency programs, postgraduate training programs and clinical fellowships.
Our professionals are relentless about staying ahead of the latest clinical trials and research, partnering with our own Feinstein Institute and other world-renowned institutions.
We offer a very competitive salary and benefits package. In addition, an academic appointment with The Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell is commensurate with credentials and experience. Physicians will be employed as members of Northwell Physician Partners, the fifth largest medical group in the country.
For additional information and to apply, please contact: David Klein, Director of Physician Recruitment OPR@northwell.edu
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