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Infectious Disease Physician: NYC Full Time - Brooklyn, NY, USA

Job Description

Infectious Disease Physician: NYC Full Time Kings County

Physician Affiliate Group of New York (PAGNY) is one of the largest multi-disciplinary groups in the country whose main purpose is to nurture and embolden the healthcare providers who take care of the most fragile and vulnerable patients in New York City. PAGNY people do more than diagnose and treat; we uplift the spirits and dignity of patients because we love what we do, and it shows. PAGNY is committed to recruiting and retaining productive and enthusiastic physicians and promotes our health professionals’ wellness.

PAGNY is comprised of over 4,000 physicians and healthcare professionals who provide services to NYC Health + Hospitals (H+H), the largest public health system in the United States.  Our practitioners are highly skilled professionals with outstanding credentials who deliver the highest level of quality healthcare to patients throughout New York City. PAGNY has a strong commitment to the principles of diversity and, in that spirit, actively encourages applications from groups underrepresented in healthcare.

NYC Health + Hospitals/Kings County , located in the heart of Brooklyn, accommodate more than 518,076 outpatient visits, more than 141,328 emergency room visits, and with 627 beds, more than 25,000 inpatient admissions annually. The hospital maintains a strong academic affiliation with SUNY Downstate Medical Center in order to maintain its high standards of healthcare delivery.

Kings County is located in the East Flatbush/Prospect-Lefferts section of Brooklyn, close to the 2 and 5 subways. Our patients are diverse, with the majority being afro-Caribbean. Most of our patients are native English speakers. Knowledge of French/Haitian Creole is helpful, but not required. Our medical staff is a large but tight-knit, supportive community with multiple opportunities for ongoing learning, teaching and quality improvement. Kings County is part of New York City Health & Hospitals and is a major academic affiliate of SUNY Downstate. Our primary care center is a Level 3 Patient Centered Medical Home, with a full electronic medical record, population health registries, and multi-disciplinary care teams

PAGNY has a strong commitment to the principles of diversity and, in that spirit, actively encourages applications from groups underrepresented in healthcare


  • To serve as the Infectious Disease provider for a panel of patients in the outpatient setting.
  • To conduct ID consult in the in-patient setting.
  • To precept residents/fellows.
  • To provide comprehensive high quality primary care addressing acute needs, chronic illnesses, and age appropriate preventative health screens.
  • To order or perform appropriate therapeutic treatment and diagnostic tests ensuring closed loop communication of abnormal findings with patients.
  • To work with an interdisciplinary care team of RNs, PCAs and Clerks to plan and anticipate patient needs to facilitate high quality, safe and efficient patient care.
  • To utilize a team of subspecialty consultants, behavioral health specialists, diabetes care managers, social workers and others to assess and address social determinants of health and psychosocial needs.
  • To participate in daily operational and patient centered medical home huddles, prioritizing starting the practice on time.
  • To focus on chronic disease outcomes improvement using population health management and team based care.
  • To utilize RN Collaborative Care Model for Depression, DM Education Classes, DM Care Management and the Treat to Target Program for Hypertension to care for patients with these illnesses
  • To assist with, facilitate, and perform work pertaining to continuous quality improvement
  • To provide complete documentation in the computerized medical record
  • To supervise and evaluate medical residents, medical students, and nurse practitioner students with respect to the practice of adult primary care as outlined above
  • To provide on-call services by phone based on scheduled rotation
  • To conduct clinic business and patient care responsibilities in accordance with the policies and procedures of Kings County Hospital
  • To adhere to performance improvement standards and clinical guidelines of the ambulatory care practice
  • To attend the weekly Infectious Disease Grand Rounds / ID meeting
  • The Department of Ambulatory Care at New York City Health + Hospitals/Kings County is looking for a dedicated, patient-centered Medical Doctor (MD) to work in our Infectious Disease.


  • Board Certification or Eligibility in Infectious Disease 
  • Possess or eligible for a New York State Medical License
  • Graduated of an approved Medical School
  • Proof of Covid-19 vaccination is required prior to hire


Benefits include:

  • Competitive compensation package
  • 10% 401K company contribution after one year of service
  • Choice of a three-tiered nearly FREE medical plan
  • Excellent dental insurance including orthodontics coverage
  • Generous paid time off program
  • CME days and dollars
  • Eligibility for loan forgiveness through the National Student Debt Forgiveness Center
  • Visa candidates are considered
  • Medical Malpractice policy coverage

Annual Base Salary Range: $220,000.00 - $226,000.00

Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/D/V

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Employer: Physician Affiliate Group of New York, P.C.(PAGNY)
Location: Brooklyn, NY, USA
Position Type: Physician (MD, DO, Resident)
Employment Type: Permanent
Specialty: Infectious Disease
Salary Range: