Greater Hudson Valley Health System (GHVHS) is a nonprofit corporation located in Middletown, NY, and is the parent company for Orange Regional and Catskill Regional Medical Centers. It provides specialty services and medical programs to nearly 450,000 residents in the mid-Hudson and Catskill region and has 3,300 employed professionals and over 850 medical staff members. It is one of the largest health care providers in the area, with three hospital campuses and several outpatient facilities. Orange Regional Medical Group (ORMG) and Catskill Regional Medical Group (CRMG) are new and growing multi-specialty, hospital-supported group medical practices with Board-certified Doctors, Board-certified Nurse Practitioners and Board-certified Advanced Practice Professionals providing outpatient and inpatient care servicing Orange, Sullivan, Ulster Counties and beyond. The region affords the charm and warmth of the suburbs with good schools, low taxes and a diverse community while offering a broad selection of world-class culture, shopping, restaurants, sporting venues, and entertainment for your leisure just a short distance from New York City.
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 also consult on non-ICU floors on in-patients who require pulmonary consults and care. They also can be assigned a regularly scheduled out-patient office pulmonary clinic schedule. 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.
M.D., M.D. PhD or D.O. degree from an accredited school of medicine or osteopathy.
Board Certification in Surgery or Internal Medicine
NY State Medical License Current or Eligible
Board Certification/Board Eligibility Pulmonary and/or Critical Care
BLS & ACLS certification required
ATLS certification (preferred)
PALS certification preferred
Prolonged standing. Psycho-motor skills allowing for insertion of airways, chest tubes, arterial lines and specialty specific procedures.
Orange Regional Medical Center emergency room, surgery suite, MICU, ICU, PACU and in certain circumstances, SICU as well as non-ICU in-patient areas for pulmonary consults/patient care and out-patient office Pulmonary Clinic