Trauma Surgeon

Employer
Einstein Healthcare Network
Location
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Posted
Jan 08, 2021
Closes
Jan 08, 2022
Ref
2070773
Hours
Full Time
Position Type
Permanent

Einstein Healthcare Network has provided compassionate, high-quality healthcare to anyone in need since 1866. We began with what was, in the late 1800's, a remarkable and forward-thinking creed: to provide medical care to "the sick and wounded without regard to creed, color or nationality." Our primary mission remains true to the founders’ intent. With our more than 570 employed specialty and primary care physicians, Einstein is able to provide the full spectrum of service to our community, from primary though quaternary care. Our primary service area is North Philadelphia whose population has significant medical needs and other challenges. Einstein is known for its mission of commitment to community and has gained a reputation for excellence, compassion, and innovation. Einstein Physicians Philadelphia, our employed specialty practice group & the Einstein Medical Center Philadelphia Department of Surgery, is seeking to add a trauma surgeon to our team of outstanding surgeons. Join us; make a difference. 

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS

  • MD or DO from an Accredited US Program or Foreign Equivalent - Required 
  • Completion of an Accredited General Surgery Residency – Required 
  • Completion of an Accredited Surgical Critical Care Fellowship – Required 
  • BC/BE 
  • Appropriate Licenses and Certifications (ATLS…)

THE POSITION

  • Trauma Surgery (w/ Some General Cases) 
  • Join 4 Trauma Surgeons  (+1 PA) + 2 General Surgeons + Per Diem
  • Busiest ED in Philadelphia (120,000 Visits), 1911 Trauma Contacts with 1017 PTOS Qualifiers
  • 35 Years as a Level I Trauma Center
  • Level 1 Regional Resource Center (No Diversion in 2020)
  • 70.2% Blunt, 21.8 % Penetrating, and 2.1% Burns. Blunt Injury Mechanisms Include MVCs, Auto Pedestrian, Falls, and Assaults
  • Abdominal, Colon, Pancreas, Spleen, Gun & Knife Club
  • Collaborative Team Approach
  • Shared Call 1:5; 24/7 In-House 7 Days/Week
  • Trauma Surgeons Provider Acute Care Surgery Coverage and Manage the SICU.
  • Opportunities to Teach Residents (GS, ED, ORS, RAD, ENT, OBGyn, URO, CARD, IM, OPTH, Dental)
  • Opportunities to Sit on Committees and Participate in Interdisciplinary Meetings 
  • Academic appointments, through Thomas Jefferson University / Sidney Kimmel College of Medicine

DEPARTMENT DETAILS:

  • 28 Surgeons 
  • Divisions: Bariatric, Breast, Cardiac, Colorectal, General, Oncology, Plastics, SCC/Trauma, Thoracic, Transplant 
  • Residency Program – 25 General Surgery Residents 
  • Integrated Residency Program – 5 Integrated/Vascular Residents (4 Currently) 
  • Over 8,000 Total Surgeries/Year 
  • Liver, Kidney, Pancreas Transplant Programs
  • Proven Academic Department with Reputation for Excellence, Compassion, and Collegiality 

LOCATIONS:

Einstein Medical Center Philadelphia 

Please forward curriculum vitae and cover letter, c/o Steve Jacobs (jacobsst@einstein.edu) to:

Radi Zaki, MD
Chairman, Department of Surgery
Albert Einstein Medical Center

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