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Career Opportunities

OB Patient Safety Officer

Site Name:
NYU Langone Health
550 First Avenue
New York, New York 10016
Dorothy Pertab
January 1, 2022

Additional Information

NYU Langone Health, a world-class, patient-centered, integrated, academic medical center, is one of the nation's premier centers for excellence in clinical care, biomedical research and medical education. The OBGYN Department’s Division of Patient Safety at NYU Langone Health’s Manhattan Campus is seeking a full time Obstetrical Patient Safety Officer physician to join our team. We provide care for high-volume, high acuity service with approximately 5700 deliveries per year. There is a strong focus on education of our medical students and residents, and our team works closely with our trainees. The position involves oversight of obstetrical care provided on our labor and delivery and mother-baby units, ensuring compliance with evidence-based practices and clinical guidelines.  Work responsibilities include a maximum of 13 sessions per month, and each session is 12 hours in duration. Our team values collaboration, enthusiasm, integrity, transparency, and communication. We are dedicated to research and education and are eager to add a new team member to our Division. We work closely with various members of the Obstetrical Team comprised of Attendings, Nurses, Trainees and Allied Health Professionals. There are opportunities for involvement in quality improvement projects, clinical research, mentorship of trainees and leadership opportunities.   We are seeking an individual who can effectively communicate, is passionate about patient safety and quality, and who enjoys working in a high volume, high acuity, multi-disciplinary clinical setting.

Candidates must be Board certified by ABOG in Obstetrics and Gynecology with minimum 5 years clinical experience and demonstrate a strong commitment to safe, high quality, state of the art patient care as well as trainee education. Applicants should have successfully completed a U.S. Accredited OB/GYN Residency training program and have a New York State Medical license.  A competitive salary and benefits package provided. 

Application Instructions
Interested candidates should apply online through   Cover letter and CV are required.    

Equal Employment Opportunity Statement
NYU Langone Medical Center is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer committed to diversity and inclusion in all aspects of recruiting and employment. All qualified individuals are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration without regard to race, color, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, age, religion, creed, disability, military and veteran status, genetic information or any other factor which cannot lawfully be used as a basis for an employment decision.