Job ID: 289531510  |  Last Updated: 12/4/2017

Pediatric Hospitalist

Plattsburgh, NY
Applicant Contact
Lisa VanNatten
Director, Physician Search
(800) 562-7441
(518) 562-7012
Accepts J-1 Visas

Job Description

Pediatric Hospitalist Positions in New York and Vermont
The Department of Pediatrics at The Robert Larner, M.D. College of Medicine at the University of Vermont along is seeking four pediatric hospitalists to join the Pediatric Hospitalist Division at the Robert Larner, MD, College of Medicine at the University of Vermont and the University of Vermont Childrens Hospital.

We are seeking pediatricians who are Board Certified or Board Eligible in general pediatrics. These positions will be primarily based at the Champlain Valley Physicians Hospital, a member of the University of Vermont Health Network, in Plattsburgh, New York (75%) with the remaining 25% at the University of Vermont Childrens Hospital in Burlington, Vermont. Clinical and academic responsibilities include providing comprehensive pediatric care, delivery room coverage, emergency room consultation, on-call coverage, teaching residents and medical students, quality improvement and community outreach education, with opportunities for research and educational scholarship. The positions are for the Assistant or Associate Professor level on the non-tenure clinical scholar pathway.

We encourage rapid reply to this announcement from interested applicants. We aim to fill these positions as soon as possible. If you are interested in this position, please apply at The University of Vermont is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. Applications from women, veterans, individuals with disabilities and people from diverse racial, ethnic, and cultural backgrounds are encouraged. The University is especially interested in candidates who can contribute to the diversity and excellence of the academic community through their research, teaching, and/or service. Applicants are requested to include in their cover letter information about how they will further this goal.

Plattsburgh, New York is a picturesque community of 38,000 located on Lake Champlain, at the foothills of the Adirondack Mountains. It is one of the prime gateways between the US and Canada. This small city is very family oriented, and offers water, mountains, parks and beaches for the outdoor enthusiast. Site Selection Magazine has chosen Plattsburgh as a top city in the nation for business development for the past eight years. It is an extremely friendly community where everyone is warmly welcomed and celebrated. You will often hear residents boast about living where others vacation!

Located in Burlington, Vermont, the Robert Larner, M.D. College of Medicine at the University of Vermont and the University of Vermont Medical Center serve as Vermonts only academic medical center, and provides tertiary care to patients from Vermont and northern NY. Burlington is also a vibrant community located on the shores of Lake Champlain, between the Adirondack and Green Mountains. With year-round recreational opportunities, safe communities and excellent schools, this progressive community has been frequently cited as one of the most livable cities in the U.S. Additional information about the University of Vermont Medical Center and the Department of Pediatrics can be obtained at: and

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Working together to better serve our communities makes us stronger, focused on collaboration instead of competition. As a team, The University of Vermont Health Network improves the lives of our patients by delivering outstanding care cost-effectively, as close to patients homes as possible.
Our hospitals and physicians are bringing the best of community and academic medicine together, sharing their knowledge and resources to give patients access to leading-edge technology, advanced treatment options and the highest level of compassionate care the heart and science of medicine.
The University of Vermont Health Network cares for communities on both sides of Lake Champlain, from the Adirondacks to the Green Mountains and beyond. Members include:

The University of Vermont Medical Center, formerly known as Fletcher Allen Health Care, and affiliated with the University of Vermont Colleges of Medicine and Nursing and Health Sciences
Alice Hyde Medical Center
Central Vermont Medical Center
Champlain Valley Physicians Hospital
Elizabethtown Community Hospital
Porter Medical Center

Our network was created in October 2011 when Fletcher Allen in Burlington, Vermont, and Central Vermont Medical Center in Berlin, Vermont, signed an affiliation agreement. In January 2016, New York partners Alice Hyde Medical Center in Malone, Champlain Valley Physicians Hospital in Plattsburgh and Elizabethtown Community Hospital in Elizabethtown joined the affiliation. In May 2017 Porter Medical Center joined the affiliation. The network was originally called Fletcher Allen Partners.

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