Full Job Description
Nuvance Health, formerly known as Western Connecticut Health, has an excellent opportunity for a 4
Rheumatologist to join our established and growing practice in Norwalk, Connecticut. The ideal candidate should be board certified in Internal Medicine and board certified/eligible in Rheumatology and looking to join a dedicated and collegial team of 3 Rheumatologists. Full-time and part-time options are available. There will be some teaching responsibility to residents and medical students. We are located in suburban Fairfield County, about 50 miles northeast of New York City. Generous sign-on and retention bonuses are included.
We offer a highly competitive compensation package, including base salary plus incentives, a comprehensive benefits package, allowances for CMEs and Dues expenses, as well as relocation. There is also opportunity for academic affiliation, with optional university faculty appointment as well as teaching and research if interested.
Norwalk Hospital has 366 beds and is also a Level II Trauma Center with approximately 50,000 ED visits per year. As a teaching hospital, we are associated with the Vermont College of Medicine, Yale University School of Medicine, Ross University School of Medicine and the American University of the Caribbean School of Medicine. Our employed Medical Group includes 900+ physicians and advanced practice providers, serving a geographically broad region throughout Western Connecticut and eastern New York.
Astride a hill with a commanding view of the Long Island Sound, Norwalk Hospital serves a varied and attractive region of Southern Connecticut. The area offers a variety of excellent housing and highly rated public and private school options. The hospital is just minutes from beautiful places to hike, swim, and sail while being near to the culture and activities of the New York Metropolitan area. New York City, Boston, New Haven and Hartford are easily accessible via train or car.
Norwalk Hospital and Western Connecticut Health are 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.
For more information or to apply for this position, please contact Jeanette Unger, Physician Recruiter, via email
or phone (203)739-7864.
We are a Section 501(c)(3) tax-exempt organization and therefore eligible employees may qualify for forgiveness of certain federal student loans under the Public Service Loan Forgiveness Program.
EOE, including disability/vets.
We will endeavor to make a reasonable accommodation to the known physical or mental limitations of a qualified applicant with a disability unless the accommodation would impose an undue hardship on the operation of our business. If you believe you require such assistance to complete this form or to participate in an interview, please contact Human Resources at 203-739-7330 (for reasonable accommodation requests only). Please provide all information requested to assure that you are considered for current or future opportunities.