SUNY New Paltz Vacancy
External Posting (Professional)
Applications are invited for consideration for appointment to the following position:
Department: Health Center/Student Health Service
Budget Title: College Physician
Local Title: College Physician
Posting Date: August 16, 2023
Duties: The Student Health Service at SUNY New Paltz welcome applications for a college physician. The college physician will provide care for our diverse population of intelligent young adults. We strive to deliver quality care in a compassionate environment. Join a team focused on students, excellence, and teamwork.
Student Health Service provides primary care to registered students at SUNY New Paltz. This involves caring for acute medical problems including respiratory infections, gastrointestinal upset, skin conditions, urinary tract infections, vaginitis, STIs, injuries, stress induced illness, and chronic illness not cared for by other primary care providers, etc. You are expected to be knowledgeable about health problems common to this population. As you become more familiar with these illnesses and injuries you can become an expert caring for these problems.
If private practice is no longer practical and corporate health doesn’t feel right this position may work for you. Dealing with insurance companies and prior authorizations is a very small part of this job. This position allows you to provide health care in a different mode. This ten-month position allows more time for family and self with two months off in the summer.
Responsibilities of the role include but are not limited to:
• Eliciting and recording medical histories
• Performing pertinent physical exams, developing treatment plans, and prescribing medications
• Performing diagnostic work ups
• Monitoring the student’s recovery process
• Communicating treatment and care plans to students and family members
• Embed yourself within and work well with the rest of the health care team
• Medical Degree MD or DO
• Current NYS registration
• Physician should be Board Certified or Board Eligible
Contact Information: Electronic submissions required. Individuals with disabilities who need assistance with the application process should call (845) 257-3675.
Candidates will be required to electronically submit:
• cover letter
• contact information for three professional references
Please apply by visiting https://jobs.newpaltz.edu/postings/2097
Deadline: Applications will be accepted until the position is filled
Other important information about this vacancy: This position offers full New York State benefits which are among the most comprehensive in the country. The State University of New York at New Paltz is a highly selective, public college that is recognized regionally for the strength of its academic programs. It is located in the beautiful Hudson River Valley with easy access to New York City and other nearby recreational and cultural amenities.
SUNY New Paltz recognizes the unique skills, perspective, talents and passion that each employee contributes to its learning community. To work here is to accept an invitation to participate in the growth and development of all campus members--students, faculty and staff. The College's commitment to inclusive excellence is an important part of our mission of public education and our culture. New Paltz continues to work on building a community that supports freedom, mutual respect, and civility. We seek others who support these values of diversity and inclusiveness and candidates of all diverse backgrounds who wish to participate in our cultural aspirations are welcome and encouraged to apply.
The State University of New York at New Paltz is an AA/EOE/ADA employer.
Federal law and regulations require notice to all prospective employees regarding crimes that have occurred on campus in the current three year period. Please refer to the University Police Web site for the complete Annual Security Report (Clery Report) at https://www.newpaltz.edu/police/clery-compliance/annual-security-and-fire-safety-reports/
Web Site: https://jobs.newpaltz.edu/postings/2097