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 with 40 outpatient care centers 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 Family Physician to work in a well-established office in Red Hook NY. The position is for an outpatient environment only. The applicant would be part of a practice within a large hospital owned multispecialty group. You will work with a Nurse Practitioner, Registered Nurse, Office Manager and Receptionists. You would be part of an active Ambulatory department that meets regularly to collaborate and shape the direction of our quality goals. There is outstanding specialty support and with our Albany Medical Center affiliation, every specialty is at your service.

Setting Type (in or outpatient or both): Outpatient only, No obstetrics.

Facility Description: Primary care practice located in Red Hook, New York.

Multiple ancillary services available onsite, such as medical imaging and lab services.

Other Staff (MD’s, NP/PA’s, MA’s): You will work with a nurse practitioner, nurse, manager and receptionist.

Patients Per Day: Variable, but we would like to see a range of 80 per week. It varies with the volume of new patients which often take longer. We offer 80% clinical time and 20% administrative time to ensure you have ample opportunity to complete tasks, phone calls and paperwork.

Hours:           Negotiable

Call:                Schedule:      On average one in 8-10.   Phone call only and weekends are from 8 am Friday until 8 am Monday. Typical weekday call averages one phone call per shift.

Type:              Outpatient phone call only.

Rounding:      None.

Reason for Recruitment: The full-time, long standing physician retired.

Start Date: As soon as you are available.

Compensation & Benefits:

  • Hospital employed status
  • Negotiable salary; guaranteed base with incentive package
  • Benefits include occurrence malpractice, individual and family health care insurance, CME/professional dues, paid time off, disability coverage, retirement plans, and more.
  • Relocation payments available.

Columbia Memorial Hospital, a not-for-profit organization, employs over 200 physicians, NP’s, PA’s, and CNM’s throughout our community and 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.