Western Connecticut Medical Group is seeking a full-time Ob/Gyn Hospitalist for our 24/7 in house OB/GYN program at Norwalk Hospital in Norwalk, Connecticut. Norwalk is located about one hour northeast of New York City along the Long Island Sound in Fairfield County, CT. Ob/Gyn Hospitalist coverage is 24 hours in house. Our OB/GYN hospitalists cover Labor & Delivery, Ob/Gyn consults in the ER, emergent gyn surgery, and back up our midwives. Our team of midwives takes first call and will follows up with patients in the office. Norwalk hospital sees approximately 1,100 deliveries a year and has a Level II NICU as well as excellent specialty backup, including Maternal Fetal Medicine and Gyn Oncology. The ideal candidate will be board certified/eligible in Obstetrics/Gynecology.
Established in 1893, Norwalk Hospital is a 366-bed community hospital with a Level II Trauma Center. As a teaching hospital, we are affiliated with the University of Vermont College of Medicine, Ross University, American University of the Caribbean, and Yale School of Medicine. Medical students and OB/GYN residents rotate through the OR. Norwalk Hospital is part of Western Connecticut Health Network, which also includes New Milford and Danbury Hospitals. Western Connecticut Medical Group, also part of the Network, includes 400+ physicians and 150+ advanced practice providers, serving a geographically broad region throughout Western Connecticut and eastern New York with over 70 outpatient practice locations.
Astride a hill with a commanding view of the Long Island Sound, Norwalk Hospital serves a varied and attractive region of Southern Connecticut. The city of Norwalk enjoys both proximity to New York City culture and access to a wide array of outdoor activities, including hiking, biking, fishing and boating in state and regional parks and preserves as well as the shore. Connecticut Magazine recently named South Norwalk as the “hottest” nightspot between Boston and New York City with a number of outstanding restaurants and theater venues to choose from. New York City is just one hour away by train or car. Surrounded by a number of quaint towns with scenic rolling hills, the area offers a variety of excellent housing and school options.
Western Connecticut Health is now part of Nuvance Health. Nuvance Health serves 1.5 million residents across New York and Connecticut and includes more than 2,600 aligned physicians, 12,000 employees, seven hospitals (Danbury Hospital, New Milford Hospital, Northern Dutchess Hospital, Norwalk Hospital, Putnam Hospital Center, Sharon Hospital, and Vassar Brothers Medical Center), a large network of primary care and specialty practices, and multiple affiliated organizations.
Western Connecticut Health Network and its affiliates are equal opportunity employers. This philosophy calls for equal opportunities for employment, training, and advancement regardless of sex, race, creed, age, marital status, national origin, ancestry, religion, disability, sexual orientation or any other status protected by law.
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