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 an experienced full time Nurse Practitioner for a growing practice in Dutchess County, NY. The position is for an outpatient environment only. The applicant would be part of a large group practice but in a small satellite office within a large hospital owned multispecialty group. You will enjoy an excellent collegial environment with a ¾ time physician in the practice. Our aim is to help you develop it to your practice style. 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:   Small practice site with adequate support staff.

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

Patients Per Day:        Variable, but we would like to see a range of 70-80 per week. Depending upon the hours worked each day the volume would change. It also 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.   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:  Expanding the practice.

Start Date:     As soon as you are able.

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 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.