The Department of Medicine at Westchester Medical Center in Valhalla, New York is seeking a Program Director for the Internal Medicine Training Program. Westchester Medical Center is the major teaching hospital for New York Medical College. The Department is enjoying tremendous growth under the leadership of the Director, the Department of Medicine. The residency program has 65 categorical Internal Medicine residents as well as 14 non-categorical interns from the Anesthesia and Neurology departments.
The candidate must be an innovative thinker, have excellent interpersonal skills, the ability to partner with all stakeholders to advance the program, demonstrated excellence in medical education and documented effectiveness in program development. This is a hospital-based position with comprehensive benefits, including malpractice and an academic appointment with New York Medical College. This role has at least 50% FTE allocated for administrative efforts in Program Leadership.
Qualifications / Requirements:
The candidate mustbeBoard Certified in Internal Medicine and have a minimum of 3 years of experience within an educational program.
Westchester Medical Center, which is located 35 minutes north of New York City, is the Hudson Valley region's advanced medical care and referral hospital, serving more than 3.5 million people. Each year, more than 120,000 patients receive care at Westchester Medical Center through our main hospital, our Maria Fareri Children's Hospital and our Behavioral Health Center. With more than 900 attending physicians and 3,300 healthcare professionals, Westchester Medical Center delivers industry-leading advanced medical care in specialties and services ranging from heart, kidney and liver transplants and advanced endovascular procedures to high-risk obstetrics and gynecology. The Medical Center is also home to the region's most comprehensive cardiovascular program. We are a regional Level I Trauma and Burn Center with more than 40,000 emergency room visits per year. Our advancements extend across the entire medical facility, from the latest technology and life-saving procedures, to nationally recognized doctors, nurses and staff. Westchester Medical Center Advanced Physician Services is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
WMCHealth is a 1,900-bed healthcare system headquartered in Valhalla, New York, with ten hospitals on eight campuses spanning 6,200 square miles of the Hudson Valley. WMCHealth employs more than 12,000 people and has nearly 3,000 attending physicians. From Level 1, Level 2 and Pediatric Trauma Centers, the region’s only acute care children’s hospital, an academic medical center, several community hospitals, dozens of specialized institutes and centers, a state of the art Telemedicine program, skilled nursing, assisted living facilities, homecare services and one of the largest mental health systems in New York State, today WMCHealth is the pre-eminent provider of integrated healthcare in the Hudson Valley.