Northern Westchester Hospital - Mt. Kisco, New York
Northwell Health’s Department of Emergency Medicine is seeking a Medical Director. In this role, you’ll have complete operational and clinical oversight of the department. You’ll collaborate with our experienced service line leadership team in efforts such as recruiting, finance, business development, and more. You’ll also have the incredible opportunity to work with other healthcare professionals across Northwell Health’s extensive integrated network.
About the Department
Northern Westchester Hospital is an acute care community hospital with 245 beds that treats patients with a wide range of conditions. Highlights include:
Annual ED Volume: 35,215
Recently renovated department with a design for 26 ED rooms
Staffing: BC/BP EM physicians & experienced EM ACPs
ENA Lantern Accredited
Magnet Designated Hospital
Award-winning stroke center designation
Geriatric ED Level 3 Accreditation and ACEP PACED Accreditation
Admission Rate: 26%
In-house services: Telepsych; Observation Unit run by Internal Medicine Hospitalists; Obstetrics; Psych Unit; Cath Lab; and Radiological Services: 24/7 radiology coverage
IT: Dragon Dictation; EPIC (coming soon)
In addition to the listed responsibilities, this leader will promote a positive and inclusive organizational culture, play an essential role in creating and executing team member engagement initiatives, and champion and advance diversity, equity, and inclusion as central to the organization and its values system.
We continually recruit a diverse physician workforce to meet the needs of the diverse patients we seek to serve; as a result, our Health System is proudly ranked Diversity Inc’s #1 Hospital and Health System. We fully understand that diversity is integral for our institutional excellence and a means to attaining health equity. As a result, our diversity and inclusion efforts are a part of everything we do, from education, to clinical care, to research, to physician well-being. For more information and resources regarding our initiatives, please visit our Center for Equity of Care, https://www.northwell.edu/education-and-resources/community-engagement/center-for-equity-of-care.
Northwell Health is New York State’s largest health care provider and private employer, with 23 hospitals, 830 outpatient facilities and more than 16,600 affiliated physicians. We care for over two million people annually in the New York metro area and beyond, thanks to philanthropic support from our communities. Our 76,000 employees – 18,900 nurses and 4,800 employed doctors, including members of Northwell Health Physician Partners – are working to change health care for the bett...er. We’re making breakthroughs in medicine at the Feinstein Institutes for Medical Research. We're training the next generation of medical professionals at the visionary Donald and Barbara Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell and the Hofstra Northwell School of Nursing and Physician Assistant Studies.