Practice Ophthalmology in Desirable, Award-Winning Community of Saratoga Springs, NY!
Saratoga Hospital Medical Group - Eye Care
June 12, 2018
Saratoga Springs, New York
Full Time - Entry Level
Principals Only. No Recruiters?
Consider this opportunity for a BE/BC Ophthalmologist to join Saratoga Hospital Medical Group - Eye Care!
We are seeking a BE/BC Ophthalmologist with an interest in comprehensive ophthalmology to join Saratoga Hospital Medical Group – Eye Care, a successful hospital-affiliated specialty practice located in Upstate New York. This is an ideal opportunity to join a medical group that is known for achieving a unique balance of autonomy and collaboration, where physicians genuinely respect and care about each other, their patients, and our community.
You will practice with two well-established ophthalmologists, one trained at Wills Eye Hospital in Philadelphia, the other at St. Luke’s-Roosevelt Hospital Center in New York City. Together with a skilled optometrist, the practice has developed a strong local and regional referral base. It is located in newly-renovated offices conveniently above our Saratoga Surgery Center, where all eye surgery is performed. This ambulatory center is equipped with state-of-the-art ophthalmology equipment.
Saratoga Hospital Medical Group
Our multispecialty practice – Saratoga Hospital Medical Group – has more than 120 physicians and 80 advanced practice providers across a number of medical and surgical specialties who play an invaluable role in our hospital’s continued growth and reputation for excellence. They enjoy a shared governance approach to leadership and the support of exceptional staff and administration.
Saratoga Hospital is a 171-bed independent, locally-governed, thriving community hospital and a leading healthcare provider in the region. We have enjoyed continuous growth for more than a decade and a reputation for a tradition of high-quality, personalized, compassionate care. Saratoga Hospital has once again attained Magnet® recognition for nursing excellence from the American Nurses Credentialing Center – the highest honor an organization can receive for professional nursing practice.
Saratoga Hospital – an affiliate of Albany Med
Saratoga Hospital and Albany Medical Center recently signed a clinical affiliation agreement, which has added convenient access to services typically not offered by community hospitals, as well as a seamless connection to the Capital Region’s only academic medical center and the highly specialized medical care it can provide. Our physicians have access to shared best practices, continuing medical education (CME), and leadership and teaching opportunities.
The physicians who have joined Saratoga Hospital and Saratoga Hospital Medical Group report in the 99th percentile in job satisfaction according to the Advisory Board’s 2017 survey. We are proud of that statistic, and that success is reflected in the work we do as well as in the support we receive from the vibrant and giving Saratoga Springs community.
Saratoga Springs – Health, History, and Horses
And, as you can see from the enclosure, you couldn’t ask for a better community to live, work, and raise a family.
Saratoga Springs is a great place to live and work, where you will feel a sense of community. Our location is a destination!
Known for world-class entertainment and abundant year-round recreational, athletic opportunities and cultural attractions, famous venues include Saratoga Race Course and Saratoga Performing Arts Center, Saratoga Spa State Park, and Saratoga National Historic Park, where the Battles of Saratoga in 1777 changed the face of history!
Outdoor enthusiasts will love the natural beauty of the Adirondacks, nearby Berkshires and Green Mountains, Saratoga Lake, Lake George, other waterways, and more!
Located a half hour from Albany, New York State’s Capital City,
Three hours from New York City, Montreal and Boston – right on the edge of New England,
Saratoga Springs and surrounding towns and villages are experiencing growth and revitalization evidenced by new homes, upscale apartments, shops, eateries, and businesses.
Saratoga County offers family-oriented communities, neighborhoods and excellent schools.
Additional Salary Information: A competitive compensation and benefits package will be offered.
Principals Only. No Recruiters.
Internal Number: OPH 1 7-27-17
About Saratoga Hospital Medical Group - Eye Care
About the organization:
Saratoga Hospital is a community hospital with a regional presence and reputation for quality, offering 171 acute care beds. At Saratoga Hospital, nurses achieved Magnet re-designation. Magnet is nursing’s top honor.
Since 2000, construction projects include: the Whitney-Hendrickson CardioVascular Interventional Suite; Saratoga Surgery Center; Mollie Wilmot Radiation Oncology Center; 30,000 sq. foot, 41-bed emergency department; renovation of 20-bed medical surgical unit; addition of 20-bed orthopedic/bariatric unit; newly renovated 20-bed unit to open Fall 2017; construction to begin on maternity/women's health unit Fall 2017. Our $34 million construction project is complete with he 19-bed state-of-the-art Marylou Whitney and Desmond DelGiacco, MD ICCU, and new surgical suite, 10 new ORs, pre-op, PACU, Phase II recovery, endoscopy room offering EUS and ERCP.
Wilton Medical Arts opened in 1998 and was recently renovated. The site offers advanced imaging; lab, urgent care, and breast center. Primary care is offered at 10 locations around the region.
In collaboration with Albany Medical Center, Malta Med Emergent Care, located on Saratog...a Hospital's 140 acre southern medical campus, offers 24-hour emergent care, advanced imaging, laboratory, and medical office space. The medical park is located close to Luther Forest Technology Campus where GLOBALFOUNDRIES is located. The $ 4.2 billion chip factory, manufactures computer chips from silicon wafers.
Saratoga Hospital and Albany Medical Center recently signed a clinical affiliation agreement.
Our Medical Group: Saratoga Regional Medical Group, P.C, is Saratoga Hospital's employed physician group with community-based practices. Nearly 100 physicians across 20 specialties make up our group.
About Our Community
Located a half hour from Albany, less than three hours from NYC, Montreal and Boston, Saratoga Springs is a family-centered community offering lovely neighborhoods, and a lively downtown with fine restaurants and specialty shops.
The city is known for world-class entertainment including thoroughbred horse racing, polo, and the Saratoga Performing Arts Center (SPAC). The center hosts internationally known artists, and is located in the Saratoga Spa State Park. The park offers: cycling, golf, tennis, running, walking, fishing, swimming, snowshoeing, ice skating and x-country skiing. The city is noted throughout the travel industry as a top tourist destination.
A few local favorite places to visit include the Saratoga Farmer's Market, Spa City Farmer's Market, Congress Park with its historic wooden Carousel, Beekman Street Arts District and the Tang Museum of Skidmore College. Saratoga was voted the inaugural recipient of the Great American Place award by American Heritage Magazine and selected as one of Sports Illustrated’s Top 10 Sports Venues in the World. Saratoga Springs is the home of native-bred Funny Cide, winner of the 2003 Kentucky Derby and Preakness Stakes.
The Adirondacks, Green Mountains of Vermont, The Berkshires of Massachusetts and regional parks beckon outdoor enthusiasts for year-round recreation, including skiing, hiking, climbing, camping and more. Water sports draw many to nearby lakes and rivers. Golf lovers will find many offerings from public to private courses in and around Saratoga Springs.
Educational opportunities abound in the Capital - Saratoga and North Country Regions with excellent public school systems and colleges in the region.