Hospitalist Job in Danbury, Connecticut

Full-Time Nocturnist (Night Adult Hospitalist) - Danbury, Connecticut (70 miles from New York City) - Generous Hiring Bonus and H-1B may be available

Danbury Hospital

Physician - Hospitalist

Job Description

Full-Time Nocturnist (Night Adult Hospitalist) - Danbury, Connecticut (70 miles from New York City) - Generous Hiring Bonus and H-1B may be available

Nuvance Health is seeking a full time Nocturnist/Night Adult Hospitalist at Danbury Hospital in Danbury, Connecticut to join our established and busy program. We are located about 60 miles northeast of New York City in suburban Fairfield County and near the border of Westchester and Putnam Counties in New York. Position is a NIGHT schedule from 8 PM – 8 AM with two weekends per month and is an employed position with Western Connecticut Medical Group. There is a flexible schedule pattern of either 7 on/7 off or 5 on 5 off. We offer a competitive compensation package, including base salary plus quality incentives and allowances for CMEs and Dues and includes paid time off. Generous Hiring Bonus may be available. H-1B sponsorship may be available.

The ideal candidate will be board certified/eligible in Internal Medicine or Family Medicine. H-1B Visa sponsorship may be available for this great opportunity to join a team with a small community hospital feel in a collegial work environment while being able to work closely with different specialties.

Established in 1885, Danbury Hospital is a not-for-profit community hospital providing Greater Danbury area resident's convenient access to exceptional care. Danbury Hospital has 371 beds and is a Level II Trauma Center with approximately 70,000 ED visits per year. As a teaching hospital, we are associated with University of Vermont College of Medicine, Yale University School of Medicine, Ross University School of Medicine and the American University of the Caribbean School of Medicine. Our employed Medical Practices includes 900+ physicians and advanced practice providers, serving a geographically broad region throughout western Connecticut and eastern New York.


Danbury, Connecticut, located on the border of New York State, is about 60 miles northeast of New York City and 60 miles west of Hartford, CT. As part of the greater NY metropolitan area, the city of Danbury enjoys both proximity to New York City culture and access to a wide array of outdoor activities, including hiking, biking, fishing and boating in state and regional parks and preserves. Boston, New York City, New Haven and Hartford are easily accessible via train or car.


Danbury Hospital is now part of Nuvance Health. Nuvance Health serves 1.5 million residents across New York and Connecticut and includes more than 2,600 aligned physicians, 12,000 employees, seven hospitals (Danbury Hospital, New Milford Hospital, Northern Dutchess Hospital, Norwalk Hospital, Putnam Hospital Center, Sharon Hospital, and Vassar Brothers Medical Center), a large network of primary care and specialty practices, and multiple affiliated organizations.

Job Summary:

Provide medical care to inpatients, assist them to recover from acute illnesses and minimize the effects of chronic illnesses.

Job Requirements:

  • MD or DO with CT State License, Federal DEA and State Controlled Substance Registration
  • Preferred: Prior experience as a staff physician or Hospitalist but new Residents are encouraged to apply
  • Have successfully completed an Internal Medicine or Family Medicine Residency
  • Board Certified or Board Eligible
  • Willingness to work primarily at Danbury Hospital with some shifts at New Milford Hospital. Flexible and variable 12 hour shifts 8 PM – 8 AM including about 2 weekends per month for a total of about 15 shifts per month. There is a flexible schedule pattern of either 7 on/7 off or 5 on 5 off.


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Nuvance Health and its affiliates are Section 501(c)(3) tax-exempt organizations and therefore eligible employees may qualify for forgiveness of certain federal student loans under the Public Service Loan Forgiveness Program.

EOE, including disability/vets.

We will endeavor to make a reasonable accommodation to the known physical or mental limitations of a qualified applicant with a disability unless the accommodation would impose an undue hardship on the operation of our business. If you believe you require such assistance to complete this form or to participate in an interview, please contact Human Resources at 203-739-7330 (for reasonable accommodation requests only). Please provide all information requested to assure that you are considered for current or future opportunities

Other Details

Job ID: e6835a63-093d-44d6-ad26-0333d006a9fd

Practice Type: Hospital Employee

Employment Type: Permanent - Full Time

Open to Search Firm Solicitations: No

Parent Company

Hiring Organization

Danbury Hospital
24 Hospital Ave
Danbury, Connecticut 06810

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