NYC Health + Hospitals is seeking a full time Pediatric Ophthalmologist to join its well-established team in Queens, New York. This is a highly flexible role where the provider's time will be split evenly between two state-of-the-art facilities - Queens and Elmhurst. Additionally, the providers will be academically involved with medical students, fellows, and residents from Mount Sinai and Northwell, with the potential to hold faculty titles at both institutions. Ideal candidates will be eager to work top-of-license while providing highly impactful care to a large, diverse, and underserved patient population. Join NYC Health + Hospitals to be part of a strong, mission-driven group providing world-class care to patients across New York City.
- High schedule flexibility
- Split time 50/50 between NYC Health + Hospitals' Queens and Elmhurst facilities
- Academic opportunities at both the Mount Saini and Northwell
- Must be fellowship trained in Pediatric Ophthalmology
- New graduates are welcome to apply
Where You'll Work
Be at the frontier of universal healthcare with NYC Health + Hospitals, which is increasing access to its neighborhood health clinics in conjunction with New York's ground-breaking NYC Care program. NYC Care connects all New Yorkers who are ineligible for health insurance, including undocumented residents and those who cannot afford insurance, to reliable care. These outpatient, neighborhood-based primary care clinics are operated by NYC Health + Hospitals.
Where You'll Live
Queens, the easternmost and largest of New York City's five boroughs, is home to two of the world's busiest airports: JFK International and LaGuardia. Sports lovers enjoy watching the New York Mets play or catching the world's best tennis players in action during the US Open. Foodies love the authentic cuisine, from Greek delights to Korean barbecue to French fare. Contemporary art museum MoMA PS1 and the Socrates Sculpture Park are found in Queens - one place where you can truly discover the world.
Who You'll Work For
NYC Health + Hospitals is the largest public health care system in the United States, providing essential inpatient, outpatient and home-based services to over one million New Yorkers every year in more than 70 locations, both community- and hospital-based, across the city's five boroughs. With 11 acute-care hospitals, five long-term care facilities and a network of primary care clinics, its diverse workforce empowers New Yorkers, without exception, to live the healthiest life possible.
Equal Opportunity Employer including disability/veteran
Job ID Number: 19185