General Surgery Opportunity

Employer
Trinity Health
Location
Schenectady, New York
Closing date
May 21, 2023

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Specialty
Surgery
Hours
Full Time
Position Type
Permanent
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St. Peter's Health Partners Medical Associates is seeking an additional General Surgeon to join Ellis Medicine General Surgery at Ellis Hospital located in Schenectady, New York.

This is an exciting full-time opportunity to join a group of established general surgeons. Enjoy excellent colleagues, strong system practice support, strong volume, and a physician friendly environment.

General Surgery is the primary focus of the role, and a wide variety of cases are available. The surgical team at Ellis Hospital has three board certified, fellowship trained surgeons in practice together. This is a well-established surgical practice with a strong referral base. Ellis Medicine General Surgery is a high-volume surgical practice offering surgical techniques including advanced laparoscopic surgery and robotic surgery.

Our board-certified and fellowship-trained surgeons specialize in gallbladder, gastrointestinal, liver, pancreas, and hernia surgery including abdominal wall reconstruction. Our surgeons are the attending surgeons for Ellis Hospital. The team shares rotational call as a practice and provides emergency room call coverage as well.

Interested candidates should have the following:

  • Board Certification or Board Eligibility in General Surgery
  • NYS License and DEA
  • Training and/or experience in minimally invasive surgery is required
  • Robotics training/certification is a plus

New and recent graduates are encouraged to apply.

This opportunity is unable to sponsor H-1B visa and J-1 waiver candidates.

RECRUITMENT PACKAGE

St. Peter s Health Partners Medical Associates, P.C. offers a comprehensive salary and compensation package that includes:

  • Competitive salary with incentives
  • Starting Bonus may be available
  • Excellent benefits; including health/vision/dental insurances
  • Paid malpractice, including post-SPHP employment tail coverage
  • CME time & expense allowance
  • Paid time away from the practice
  • Two-part retirement savings program with employer matching program
  • Relocation Assistance is available

ABOUT THE FACILITY

St. Peter s Health Partners Medical Associates, P.C., a physician-governed, multi-specialty group, is a member of St. Peter s Health Partners in NY's Capital District. St. Peter's Health Partners Medical Associates provides a new model of physician practice that permits St. Peter s Health Partners to evolve as a health system with strong physician participation while allowing physicians to retain those aspects that make private practice work well in the care of patients. It is one of the largest multi-specialty physician group practices in the region with more than 20 specialties and sub-specialties represented, over 350 providers in 2014, and more than 40 office locations in a six county region.

St. Peter s Health Partners, the region s largest private-sector employer, with more than 12,500 employees, has more than 125 locations across seven counties. The system has an annual budget of nearly $1.1 billion. St. Peter s Health Partners was created on October 1, 2011 by the merger of Northeast Health, St. Peter s Health Care Services, and Seton Health. The merger created the region s largest and most comprehensive not-for-profit network of high-quality and advanced medical care, primary care, rehabilitation, and senior services.

These state-of-the-art services and programs are provided through Albany Memorial and St. Peter s Hospitals in Albany, NY; Samaritan and St. Mary s Hospitals in Troy, NY; Sunnyview Rehabilitation Hospital in Schenectady, NY; and The Eddy system of continuing care and The Community Hospice.

Ellis Hospital provides emergency, inpatient medical/surgical and psychiatric care for Albany, Saratoga, and Schenectady Counties in upstate New York. Specialty services include a nationally recognized Heart Center, a New York State designated Stroke Center, and advanced surgery programs such as cardiothoracic, orthopedic, neurological, and vascular, among others. The facility features state-of-the-art diagnostic imaging, a modern 36-bed Intensive Care Unit and one of the most advanced health information technology systems in Northeastern New York.

COMMUNITY DESCRIPTION

Capital District, New York includes the cities of Albany, Schenectady and Troy and the surrounding areas, including Clifton Park and Saratoga Springs.

The Capital Region has excellent year-round outdoor recreation available, including excellent golf, water-sports of all kinds, camping, hiking, and great downhill skiing and snowboarding. It offers a wealth of cultural offerings and activities, including several renowned museums and theaters, fine dining, and a year-round events calendar full of music and sporting events.

Excellent public and private schools are available, as are affordable homes and reasonable taxes. This region is a part of New York's Tech Valley and is abound with Higher education opportunities. The Capital District is a short drive to the scenic Adirondack, Berkshire, and Catskill Mountains.

Centrally located, Albany is less than three hours from New York City and Boston. Come find out why Forbes Magazine lists Albany as one of America s Most Innovative Cities , and one of America s Best Places to Raise a Family and why Brookings has described Albany as one of its Strongest Performing Metro Areas and Portfolio.com calls Albany one of its Best Markets for Young Adults.

To learn more about the Capital Region visit www.albany.org, www.albany.com, www.techvalley.com, www.renscochamber.com, www.visittroyny.com.

ABOUT TRINITY HEALTH

Trinity Health is one of the largest multi-institutional Catholic health care delivery systems in the nation. We serve people and communities in 22 states from coast to coast with more than 90 hospitals and 100 continuing care facilities including home care, hospice, PACE and senior living facilities and programs that provide nearly two and a half million visits annually. Trinity Health employs more than 133,000 colleagues, including 7,800 employed physicians and clinicians.

Our mission: We, Trinity Health, serve together in the spirit of the Gospel as a compassionate and transforming healing presence within our communities. We support this mission by living our core values of Reverence, Commitment to Those Who are Poor, Justice, Stewardship, and Integrity. Committed to recruiting talented physicians, we are looking for physicians who share our values and want to help us fulfill the health care needs of the communities we serve.

At Trinity Health, we value the physician relationship and focus on partnering with our physicians. Whether you are a practicing physician looking to relocate or a medical resident, we offer opportunities with the flexibility to fit your individual needs. If you would like to be part of Trinity Health, we encourage you to explore this opportunity at www.trinity-health.org.

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