Day Hospitalist

Danbury Health Systems New Milford , CT 06776

Posted 3 months ago

Nuvance Health is seeking a Full time Day Adult Hospitalist for New Milford Hospital in New Milford, CT about 85 miles from New York City to join our established program. Position is a non-teaching day schedule in a community based teaching hospital.

We have a dedicated Nocturnist team. There is potential for professional growth into a teaching position through the Faculty Development Program. This is an employed position with Western Connecticut Medical Group.

We offer a competitive compensation package, including base salary plus quality incentives and allowances for CMEs and Dues expenses. Hospitalists are responsible for their patients day shifts for a twelve hour 5 on 5 off or 7 on 7 off block schedule with additional PTO and CME. There is 1:1 PA support. The average census for last fiscal year was 14.45 patients, and that includes the average of about 4 admissions per day to the facility.

New Milford Hospital is an 85-bed community hospital, serving the residents of the greater Litchfield County area in CT for almost 100 years.Our Emergency Department, newly renovated in 2015, is an 11,000-square-foot, sustainable and "green" space, equipped with all private patient rooms, specialty care areas and an expanded triage desk. Danbury Hospital's Emergency Department is an accredited Level II Trauma Center, a Stroke Center and a Chest Pain Center, offering 24-hour interventional cardiology. We treat about 70,000 patients annually, with approximately 900 trauma cases

We offer a competitive compensation package, including base salary plus quality incentives and allowances for CMEs and Dues and includes paid time off.

The ideal candidate will be board certified/eligible in Internal Medicine or Family Medicine. This is a great opportunity to join a team with a small community hospital feel in a collegial work environment while being able to work closely with different specialties.

At Nuvance Health, our priorities are to provide patients with personalized and attentive care, help patients manage chronic medical problems, and enable our patients to get and stay as healthy as possible. We have the ability to coordinate primary care and specialty care needs with the advanced diagnostic and treatment services available through our network.

Job Summary:

Provide medical care to patients, assist them to recover from acute illnesses and minimize the effects of chronic illnesses. Residents and Pas cover Fast Term codes.

Job Requirements:

  • MD or DO with CT State and Federal Narcotic Use Registration

  • Preferred: Prior experience as a staff physician or Hospitalist but new Residents are encouraged to apply

  • Have successfully completed an Internal Medicine or Family Medicine Residency

  • Board Certified or Board Eligible

  • Willingness to work Day a block 5 on 5 off or 7 on 7 off 12 hour schedule with additional PTO and CME time.

For more informaiton about job #2061 contact Amy Rosoff at

About Nuvance Health

Nuvance Health is a family of award-winning nonprofit hospitals and healthcare professionals in the Hudson Valley and western Connecticut. Nuvance Health combines highly skilled physicians, state-of-the-art facilities and technology, and compassionate caregivers dedicated to providing quality care across a variety of clinical areas, including Cardiovascular, Neurosciences, Oncology, Orthopedics, and Primary Care.

Nuvance Health has a network of convenient hospital and outpatient locations Danbury Hospital, New Milford Hospital, Norwalk Hospital and Sharon Hospital in Connecticut, and Northern Dutchess Hospital, Putnam Hospital Center and Vassar Brothers Medical Center in New York plus multiple primary and specialty care physician practices locations, including The Heart Center, a leading provider of cardiology care, and two urgent care offices. Non-acute care is offered through various affiliates, including the Thompson House for rehabilitation and skilled nursing services, and the Home Care organizations. For more information about Nuvance Health, visit

Work for Us

Working for Nuvance Health, you can make a meaningful difference in the lives of other people. Our Department of Research and Innovation, focused on the field of molecular science and personalized medicine, ranks among our country's leading research organizations. Our Network offers many opportunities to grow your own skills and expertise we offer competitive pay.

WCHN and its affiliates are Section 501(c)(3) tax-exempt organizations and therefore eligible employees may qualify for forgiveness of certain federal student loans under the Public Service Loan Forgiveness Program.

WE ARE AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER. Qualified Applicants are considered for positions and are evaluated without regard to mental or physical disability, race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, genetic information, military or veteran status, sexual orientation, marital status or any other classification protected under applicable Federal, State or Local law.

We will endeavor to make a reasonable accommodation to the known physical or mental limitations of a qualified applicant with a disability unless the accommodation would impose an undue hardship on the operation of our business. If you believe you require such assistance to complete this form or to participate in an interview, please contact Human Resources at 203-739-7330 (for reasonable accommodation requests only). Please provide all information requested to assure that you are considered for current or future opportunities.

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