Multiple Locations

November 15, 2018

Job Description:
Several positions are open for immediate hire on Consult for Addiction Treatment and Care in Hospital (CATCH) teams at NYC Health + Hospitals. Supported by NYC’s city‐wide response to the opioid crisis, CATCH is an innovative and high priority new program that is being implemented and evaluated in collaboration with academic and public health partners. CATCH teams will provide treatment for substance use disorders for hospital inpatients, and bridge them to continuing treatment after discharge. CATCH teams are multidisciplinary, and include a physician or nurse practitioner with addiction medicine expertise working in collaboration with a social worker/addiction counselor and a peer advocate. This is an exciting opportunity to join a dedicated team of clinicians and researchers who are building unprecedented capacity to address substance use issues in our hospitals. NYC Health + Hospitals is the largest public health care system in the nation. We are a network of 11 hospitals, trauma centers, neighborhood health centers, nursing homes, and post‐acute care centers. Our health system provides essential services to 1.4 million New Yorkers every year in more than 70 locations across the city’s five boroughs.

Positions:

  • Medical Doctors with expertise in addiction (board eligible/certified psychiatrists or internists)
  • Psychiatric Nurse Practitioners, or General Nurse Practitioners with a strong interest in addiction

Facilities:

  • NYC Health + Hospitals/Metropolitan
  • NYC Health + Hospitals/Coney Island
  • NYC Health + Hospitals/Woodhull
  • NYC Health + Hospitals/Elmhurst

If you are interested in this job posting:
To be considered, e-mail your CV to: recruit@nychhc.org indicating the position title as subject www.nychealthandhospitals.org – We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. M F D V. Certain positions are employed under Affiliate Agreements