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Oneonta and Cooperstown, NY

Bassett Healthcare Network, a progressive health care system in Central New York and major teaching affiliate of Columbia University, seeks a board-certified pediatrician to join our Department of Pediatrics at the Bassett Medical Center in Cooperstown and the outpatient pediatric practice at the FoxCare Center in Oneonta. Be an integral part of our clinical team and teaching faculty. Explore opportunities for research, participation in our award-winning School-based Health program, and leadership development.

Bassett Healthcare Network is an integrated health care system that provides care and services to people living in an eight county region covering 5,600 square miles in Central New York. The organization includes six corporately affiliated hospitals, as well as skilled nursing facilities, community and school-based health centers, and health partners in related fields.

Quick facts:

8 AM 5 PM Outpatient Monday Friday, 3 or 4 days per week at Fox Pediatrics and one day per week at Bassett Medical Center
Call is optional and would be 1 in 5 (the inpatient Service at Bassett Medical Center is staffed by in-house nurse practitioners, supported by physicians)
Group employed model with competitive salary
Loan Repayment may be available to qualified candidates
Comprehensive benefit package, including but not limited to medical, dental, vision and pharmacy, generous vacation and personal time off, CME of $4,000 plus 10 days off to attend CME activity, relocation assistance and paid malpractice insurance
Excellent technology and subspecialty support at Bassett Medical Center
Opportunity to receive faculty appointment from Columbia University

With its abundance of recreational and cultural pleasures, central New York provides a great place to live for both individuals and families. There is a strong feeling of community within this region, which attracts people from all over the country. This vast region offers the best of both worlds. The surrounding areas have an abundance of lakes, streams and mountains that form the Catskill Mountain Range and the Adirondack State Park.

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For confidential consideration, please contact:
Michelle Empie, Medical Staff Recruitment
Bassett Medical Center, One Atwell Road, Cooperstown, NY, 13326
phone: 607-547-6982; fax: 607-547-3651: email:
or visit our web-site at
Bassett Healthcare Network is an innovative and unique health care system that connects comprehensive care and services to people living throughout central New York. The Network has been ranked as one of the top 100 most integrated health systems in the nation. The hub of the network is Bassett Medical Center in Cooperstown, which, in addition to traditional hospital-based care such as maternity, surgical and medical care, also offers more sophisticated diagnostic, surgical and procedural capabilities. Bassett Medical Center is where people in the region come for advanced care, such as: open-heart surgery, daVinci robot-assisted surgery, specialized cancer treatment, advanced vascular care, trauma care, neurosurgery, and advanced orthopedic and spine care. This nationally recognized tertiary care hospital houses the Bassett Heart Care Institute and the Bassett Cancer Institute. The Medical Center offers postgraduate residency training programs in Internal Medicine and General Surgery and is a medical school campus of Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons. The Bassett Physician Group is comprised of a full-time, salaried staff numbering over 400 physicians and advanced practice professionals in a multi-specialty group practice. The Bassett Physician Group provides primary and specialty care at the Bassett Clinic and staffs Bassett Medical Center in Cooperstown. Through the Bassett Regional Network, Bassett physicians and other health professionals provide primary, preventive, and outpatient care at 26 health centers, as well as care and treatment at 19 school-based health centers throughout the region to children who might otherwise never have the chance to receive this care.