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Critical Care Physician

Critical Care Physician

Job ID 
2017-13922
# Positions 
1
Job Location 
US-NY-Middletown
Posted Date 
5/12/2017
Category 
Employed Physician
Shift Type 
D - Day
If Other - Shift Slot 
Days. To include on call, weekends and other considerations based upon patient needs
FTE 
1
Normal Working Schedule 
Days. To include on call, weekends and other considerations based upon patient needs
Campus 
Orange Regional Medical Center

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Overview

At Orange Regional Medical Center, you'll find the uncommon is common here. You'll find a healthcare leader that still maintains a sense of intimacy and a state-of-the-art facility with a tremendous sense of community. You'll find the benefits you deserve with the rewards you can see. You'll find the advancement, flexibility and resources to advance your career and provide the care that your patients need. Orange Regional Medical Center - successful careers are common here.

 

Orange Regional Medical Center (ORMC), is a 501(c)(3), non-profit organization. Formed by the merger of Arden Hill Hospital and Horton Medical Center, Orange Regional is licensed for 383 beds and employs over 2,500 healthcare professionals including over 600 doctors. Orange Regional Medical Center has consolidated two existing campuses onto a single site in Middletown, New York. This completed facility is the first new freestanding hospital built in the State of New York since 1989 and is the largest medical center between the Tappan Zee Bridge and Albany.

Responsibilities

The Intensivist / Critical Care Provider is accountable to the VP of Medical Affairs. Intensivist’s specialize in intensive care. They work in a hospital setting, in the ICU, MICU, PACU and in certain circumstances, SICU and may be on-call during non-regular hours. They evaluate & treat new patients, diagnose & stabilize critically ill patients, treat those with impending or active organ failure or other life-threatening conditions. They initiate advanced cardiac life support until a cardiac code team arrives & then supervise & support the team.  The Intensivist maintains regular communication with the Referring Physicians to include telephone or in-person contact, a clinical update whenever there is a significant change in a patient’s status  and inclusion on copies sent of discharge plan

Qualifications

Minimum Education:

M.D., M.D. PhD or D.O. degree from an accredited school of medicine or osteopathy.

Minimum Experience:

Board Certification in Surgery or Internal Medicine

 

Required Certification/Registration:

NY State  Medical License Current or Eligible

Board Certification/Board Eligibility Pulmonary and/or Critical Care

BLS & ACLS certification required

ATLS certification

PALS certification preferred

 

Physical Requirements:

Prolonged standing.  Psycho-motor skills allowing for insertion of airways, chest tubes, arterial lines and specialty specific procedures.

Working Conditions:

Orange Regional Medical Center emergency room, surgery suite, MICU, ICU, PACU and in certain circumstances, SICU,