Optum

Pediatric Ophthalmologist - Optum Tri-State - CareMount Medical

Poughkeepsie, NY

full-time
Inpatient and outpatient

Here at Optum, the largest network of medical groups in the nation, we are seeking a dedicated, patient-centric Pediatric Ophthalmologist to join our growing team in Poughkeepsie, NY. At Optum, we are evolving health care nationally while providing physician-led care locally so that everyone can have an opportunity to live their healthiest life. It’s everything health care should be. Together, for better health. Work with the world’s largest care delivery organization, reach for more and start doing your life’s best work. (sm)

CareMount Medical is a physician-led multispecialty group that was started in 1946 by a group of physicians who wanted high-quality medicine closer to home. Today we have over 45 office locations from Manhattan, NY to below the Albany, NY region along the Hudson River Valley line. Our 650 employed physicians and providers care for over 665,000 patients across the region.

Position Highlights:

  • Independent practice with strong affiliation with local tertiary care hospital that provides a full range of Ophthalmology medicine
  • Practice features multiple ophthalmologists and is fully supported with a team of clinical & non-clinical staff as well as APCs and optometrists
  • Practice comprehensive ophthalmology with fellowship trained physicians in cornea, glaucoma, neuro-ophthalmology, ophthalmic plastic, and reconstructive surgery as well as retinal diseases and surgery
  • State-of-the-art equipment including Femto-second laser assisted cataract surgery and access to an off-campus laser suite for Lasik procedures
  • Provider in this department will have access to multiple surgical suites and privileges to several ambulatory surgical centers and community hospitals
  • Robust in-house diagnostic testing facility

Required Qualifications:

  • Able to obtain Unrestricted licensure in the state of New York or has New York application in process
  • Able to obtain Board Certification or board eligibility in Ophthalmology
  • Completion of Pediatric Ophthalmology Fellowship training
  • Able to obtain Active and unrestricted DEA License or ability to obtain prior to start

New York Residents Only: The salary range for New York residents is $343,411.00 to $550,228.00 per year. Salary Range is defined as total cash compensation at target. The actual range and pay mix of base and bonus is variable based upon experience and metric achievement. Pay is based on several factors including but not limited to education, work experience, certifications, etc. In addition to your salary, UnitedHealth Group offers benefits such as, a comprehensive benefits package, incentive and recognition programs, equity stock purchase and 401k contribution (all benefits are subject to eligibility requirements). No matter where or when you begin a career with UnitedHealth Group, you’ll find a far-reaching choice of benefits and incentives.

Location Insights

  • A+

    Access to Restaurants

  • A

    Access to Outdoor Activities

  • A

    Commute

  • A-

    Access to Parks

  • C

    Cost of Living

  • C

    Crime and Safety

  • Total Population

    30,381

  • Median Rent

    $1,113

  • Median Home Value

    $196,800

  • Median Income

    $43,794

Posted February 27, 2024