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Physician Assistant 

Highly Competitive Package – Quality Adirondack Lifestyle

Enjoy a great quality of life practicing in a rural setting located in the south-west Adirondacks.  Unlimited recreation including downhill skiing, hunting, snowmobiling, four-wheeling, fishing, and hiking is literally at your doorstep!

An excellent opportunity exists for a Physician Assistant.   This practice opportunity will provide a good starter patient mix plus an opportunity for you to grow our practice.  This opportunity will allow you to practice medicine independently in our extended hours clinic.  You will have the support of your supervising physician, as well as the family physician on call when needed. 

Lewis County General Hospital is a progressive community hospital with a newly remodeled Imaging Center, Emergency Department and Hospitalist program.

Located in picturesque Lewis County in the south-western Adirondack Mountains, the area offers a versatile four-season climate, provides excellent schools, affordable housing, and an abundance of outdoor recreation activities.  A great place to raise a family.

Position includes hospital-employed/production bonus potential with highly competitive comprehensive financial/benefit package.  Let us create the financial package that best meets your situation.

All interested candidates will be given consideration. For more information call Mary Comet or email mso@lcgh.net.  You may also email a CV for quicker response.  Or fax, if preferred, to (315) 376-9317.


St. Joseph's Health Coach at LCGH - Registered Nurse

The Nurse Coach will identify and carry a caseload of patients with chronic or complex diseases and/or high utilization patterns; independently provide support to patients in transitioning across the continuum of care by providing nurse assessment and care planning, education, coordination and consultation; track individual and population based outcomes.


Bachelor’s prepared in nursing or other clinical field, or clinician with bachelor’s or master’s in education, health services or related field.  Minimum of two years of experience in primary care, patient coaching or outpatient case management, etc.  Candidates must demonstrate at least one year in providing patient/family education.  Training in the Care Transitions Intervention or Transitional Care models a plus.  Experience in collecting and utilizing population-based data to identify patients and prioritize interventions preferred.

Successful candidates will have excellent interpersonal skills to work effectively with patients and the members of the clinical care team.  They will take the initiative to ensure clinical care and related support services are made available to patients. They will also have the ability to think critically and creatively about what is needed to improve patient activation and health improvement. Successful candidates must be excellent educators and be able to empower patients.  Successful candidates will need to be able to function independently in a fast-paced environment, prioritizing responsibilities and multitask.

Visit this link to find out more:  https://www.sjhsyr.org/nursing-positions




Lewis County General Hospital and RHCF seeks a FT and PT Dietitian responsible for design, implementation and continuous monitoring of each patient's nutrition care plans. Must be a Registered Dietitian. 3-5 years experience with Long Term Care preferred as well as acute care experience. We offer experienced based salary and an excellent benefit package including affordable health and dental insurance and membership in the NYS Retirement System.  Qualified applicants may forward resume to: James A. Swords, Director of Human Resources, Lewis County General Hospital, 7785 N. State St., Lowville, NY  13367, fax 315-376-5572 or email to jswords@lcgh.net . E.O.E. www.lcgh.net




Lewis County General Hospital is seeking Full-time and Part Time Registered Nurses for immediate opening in ICU, Medical Surgical unit, OR and Emergency Department.  We offer experience based salaries, outstanding shift differentials, and a great benefit package including NY State Retirement System, affordable health and dental insurance and tuition reimbursement.  Graduation from an approved school of nursing with a permit or license to practice in New York State is required with training in ACLS. PALS and Critical Care experience preferred. Apply at or send/fax resume to:  James A. Swords, Director of Human Resources, Lewis County General Hospital, 7785 N. State Street, Lowville, NY 13367, Fax: 315-376-5572 or email: jswords@lcgh.net 



Lewis County General Hospital is currently looking for a Casual Occupational Therapist. This individual will be responsible for evaluating and treating a wide range of patient populations which could include Hospital acute care, nursing home, home health and outpatients. New graduates are welcome.   Join a dynamic Rehabilitation Team that focuses on quality care and integrated therapy for clients. Candidate must possess current NYS license Occupational Therapist.  Lewis County General Hospital offers an attractive benefits package including medical/dental insurance, NYS Retirement and much more. Premium salaries commensurate with experience.  Interested candidates should forward resume to James A. Swords, Director of Human Resources, Lewis County General Hospital. 7785 N. State St., Lowville, NY 13367, or email jswords@lch.net for more information. E.O.E. www.lcgh.net