Garnet Health


Job Locations US-NY-Middletown
Job Post Information* : Posted Date 2 weeks ago(11/16/2021 5:35 PM)
Physical Location
Garnet Health Doctors
Campus : Location
# of Openings
Employed Physician
Shift (1) : Shift Type
1 - Day
Shift (1) : If Other, Shift Slot


Garnet Health (formerly Greater Hudson Valley Health System,) is a New York State, not-for-profit corporation headquartered in Middletown, New York, approximately 60 miles north of New York City. Garnet Health is comprised of Garnet Health Medical Center, Garnet Health Medical Center - Catskills, Garnet Health Doctors, Garnet Health Foundation and Garnet Health Foundation - Catskills.  Garnet Health is dedicated to developing specialty services, medical programs and needed healthcare services that allow residents to remain close to home to receive quality care.

Providing healthcare to nearly 450,000 residents in Orange, Sullivan and Ulster Counties, Garnet Health was designed to improve the quality, stability and efficiency of healthcare services in the mid-Hudson and Catskill region. Services provided by more than 3,300 employed professionals and over 850 medical staff members, makes Garnet Health one of the largest healthcare providers in the tri-county area. The System’s three hospital campuses (Garnet Health Medical Center - Catskills (Harris and Callicoon, NY) and Garnet Health Medical Center (Middletown, NY) plus several outpatient facilities, offer a broad spectrum of care including:


The Physiatrist is responsible for providing direct patient clinical care and managing medical problems of rehabilitation medicine patients.  The physician leads the interdisciplinary team to improve efficiency and facilitate continuum of care for patients from admission to discharge.  This continuum of care includes the acute medical rehabilitation unit, hospital based acute care, and outpatient rehabilitation.  The physician will carry out assigned duties displaying the highest standards of ethical and moral conduct as well as acting in the best interest of GHMC and Garnet Health Doctors, supporting our mission, vision and values to optimize the health and well-being of our patients.  The position is responsible for supporting the clinical excellence of all rehabilitation services and for supporting the development of programs aimed at meeting quality measures and population health management requirements.


Minimum Education: 

  • MD. or D.O. degree from an accredited school of medicine or osteopathy required.

Minimum Experience:   

  • 3 to 5 years of clinical experience in a Rehabilitation Medicine setting required.

Required Certification/Registration:  

  • NY State Medical License required.
  • Board Certification or Board Eligibility in Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation is required. ACLS and BLS certifications
  • Current Opioid Prescriber Training Certificate required.
  • Current Infectious Certificate required.

Physical Requirements:  

  • Travel to multiple facilities is required.                                                                      

Working Conditions:

  • Environmental Demands and Exposure to Hazards: Works primarily inside and may occasionally work outdoors. Frequent contact with various Medical Center staff, sales representatives, employees and community members.  May be exposed to odors, chemical agents, dust, fumes, gases, sharp objects, hazardous or moving equipment, wet slippery floors, and extremes in temperature and humidity. 
  • Physical Demands: Demonstrates physical and functional ability to perform full anatomical range of motion to accomplish tasks. Evidence of visual and aural acuity and finger and hand dexterity to operate computer and office equipment. Can withstand long periods of sitting, standing and/or constant walking. Ability to lift and carry up to 40 lbs and push over 75 lbs. Other physical requirements include the ability to bend, kneel, crouch, twist, balance and reach above, out and below.
  • Mental Demands: Ability to foster collaborative relationships, to work well under pressure, to organize and synthesize new information, and prioritize tasks. Possesses critical thinking, analytical skills and flexibility. Ability to multi-task. Required detailed attention to work in an environment where interruptions cannot be controlled. Demonstrates sensitivity to customer needs and expectations. May be subject to irregular hours including evenings or potentially weekends to participate in operational and community events as necessary.  


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