Internal Medicine-Pediatrics Physician - Department of Pediatrics and Medicine, University of Rochester Medical Center

Posted: Tuesday, June 13, 2017


Internal Medicine and Pediatrics at UR Medicine: The Departments of Pediatrics and Medicine at the University of Rochester Medical Center seek a full-time board certified Internal Medicine-Pediatrics physician with an interest in evidence-based clinical service and research in the area of care for adults with diagnoses that originate in childhood (i.e. "Transition") including autism spectrum disorder, and other intellectual and developmental disabilities (IDD), congenital heart disease, metabolic disorders, spina bifida, sickle cell disease and cystic fibrosis. This physician will be an integral member of the UR primary care team at the Complex Care Center, an innovative interdisciplinary primary care setting targeting adults with pediatric onset conditions. The Complex Care Center services currently include primary care, nutrition, respiratory therapy, behavioral health, care management, and dental services. The Complex Care Center offers numerous opportunities for clinical and health system research, regional engagement in health system reform, and teaching opportunities. This role offers the opportunity to provide outpatient primary care and consult support, inpatient consultation support, and workforce development for this patient population. In addition, this position offers the opportunity to provide clinical precepting of Med-Peds residents at the University of Rochester Combined Internal Medicine-Pediatrics Residency Program continuity practice, the Culver Medical Group.

The position includes direct clinical services (0.6 FTE), precepting (0.2 FTE), and administrative time for program development and clinical supports at the Complex Care Center (0.2 FTE). Applicants must possess an MD and be board certified in Internal Medicine and Pediatrics and be immediately eligible for licensure in New York. Experience working with the targeted "transitional" patient population is preferred. Interest in working in an evolving fully integrated program is required.

Highly competitive salary and benefits package is available. The University of Rochester Medical Center is located in a culturally diverse and vibrant community in upstate New York. There is a long history and strong partnership between the Departments of Medicine and Pediatrics, with rich opportunities for professional growth. We are an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity University that values diversity. Members of underrepresented groups, including people of color and those with disabilities, are encouraged to apply. A letter of interest, curriculum vitae, and three letters of reference should be addressed to:

Tiffany Pulcino, MD, MPH
Director of Complex Care Center
905 Culver Rd
Rochester, NY 14609
tiffany_pulcino@urmc.rochester.edu