Columbia Memorial Hospital located in the upper Hudson Valley region of Upstate New York, 2 hours north of NY City and 30 minutes south of Albany, NY. It is a 192 bed facility whose philosophy is “patients first,” emphasizing safety and quality in patient care. The area offers the best in/outdoor activities year round as well as an extensive array of cultural and artistic venues.

Job Description:

Summary/Objective:  We are looking for a full time Gastroenterologist to join our four physician Gastroenterology practice.  We anticipate a need for a full time Gastroenterologist to work for our growing communities in Columbia and Greene County, NY. The position is currently for a combined outpatient and inpatient practitioner.  The applicant would be part of a hospital owned multispecialty group practice but would be joining a small gastroenterology team.  You will have the support of a strong administrative team. You will enjoy an excellent collegial environment with a seasoned well primary care referral source.  Our aim is to help you shape it to your practice style.

Setting Type (in or outpatient or both):        Outpatient and Inpatient

Facility Description:    Group practice with four others, attached to the hospital.

Other Staff (MD’s, NP/PA’s, MA’s):  4 gastroenterologists and one nurse practitioner.

Patients Per Day:       To be determined

Hours:             Negotiable
Call:                 Schedule:        One in four to one in five, low census of calls.
Type:               Rounding on the weekend and come in for emergencies.
Rounding:        Yes, on your own patients during the week and others when on call for the weekend.

Reason for Recruitment:        Retiring Physician

Start Date:                              As soon as you are able, we are flexible

Compensation & Benefits:

  • Hospital employed status
  • Excellent salary: guaranteed base with incentive package
  • Benefits include occurrence malpractice, individual and family health care insurance, CME/professional dues, vacation and sick time, disability coverage, retirement plans, and more.
  • Relocation and Education Loan payments – negotiable

Columbia Memorial Hospital, a not-for-profit organization, employs over 200 physicians, NP’s, PA’s, and CNM’s on our three campuses in Hudson, Valatie and Catskill, New York.

We offer the opportunity to be involved in outside activities, to pursue educational opportunities, and to be a mentor for others.