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Bassett Healthcare Network, a progressive health care network in Central New York is seeking a Chief of Digestive Diseases. We are looking for a dynamic individual who will lead this division to introduce new services and programs; help grow the Division of Digestive Diseases and our expanding network of primary care providers, surgical services and other specialty services.

Key Benefits of this Position:

A stable group of 7 full time and part time Gastroenterologists with 3 Advanced Practice Clinicians

180 Bed Primary Hospital with Level II Trauma Center

Instant Referral Base provided with over 300 Network Clinicians

Full Support Staff including APCs with Surgical Residents and Medical Student Interaction

Call guaranteed to be no more frequent than 1:4

State of the art equipment and facilities

Faculty appointment at Columbia University commensurate with achievement

Comprehensive benefit package, including but not limited to medical, dental, CME, relocation assistance and paid malpractice insurance

Great quality of life, excellent schools in a safe environment

Qualifications:

Five to 10 years post Fellowship

Established clinician with leadership experience

Experience in program development

Interest in teaching residents and students

Desire to focus on participating in and developing a comprehensive GI and Liver service

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.

Enjoy an outstanding quality of life in this lakeside resort town located south of the Adirondack Mountains and north of the Catskills. The combination of a modern practice within a growing academic and research oriented healthcare system, coupled with excellent schools and multiple outdoor recreational, cultural and artistic activities, makes this a unique opportunity.

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For confidential consideration, please contact:
Amy Johnson, Medical Staff Recruitment
phone: 607-547-6982; email: amy.johnson@bassett.org
or visit our web-site at www.experiencebassett.org

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.