Attending Physician - Surgery- Met Hospital - New York, NY - Full Time

Employer
Physician Affiliate Group of New York
Location
New York, New York
Closing date
Nov 4, 2023

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Specialty
Surgery
Hours
Full Time
Position Type
Permanent
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Physician Affiliate Group of New York (PAGNY) is one of the largest multi-disciplinary groups in the country whose main purpose is to nurture and embolden the healthcare providers who take care of the most fragile and vulnerable patients in New York City. PAGNY people do more than diagnose and treat; we uplift the spirits and dignity of patients because we love what we do, and it shows. PAGNY is committed to recruiting and retaining productive and enthusiastic physicians and promotes our health professionals’ wellness.

PAGNY is comprised of over 4,000 physicians and healthcare professionals who provide services to NYC Health + Hospitals (H+H), the largest public health system in the United States.  Our practitioners are highly skilled professionals with outstanding credentials who deliver the highest level of quality healthcare to patients throughout New York City. 

NYC Health + Hospitals/Metropolitan, located on First Avenue & 97th Street in Manhattan, accommodate over 313,000 outpatient visits, nearly 70,000 emergency room visits and more than 13,000 inpatient admissions annually. The hospital maintains an academic affiliation with New York Medical College.

Responsibilities:

We are seeking a full time Breast Surgeon to work in our Surgery Department.

Our Breast Surgery Program has been NAPBC accredited since 2017, offering patients the latest advancements in breast cancer diagnosis. Enjoy a collegial working environment, with systemwide collaboration and support of radiation oncology, plastic and reconstructive surgery, dedicated rehabilitation medicine PT and OT support and a 150 year long standing multidiscplinary residency program. High risk screening program including genetic testing- and collaboration with MSKCC (Memorial Sloan Kettering) for IMPACT Genetic Testing through CHERP (Cancer Health Equity and Research Program)

Responsibilities Include:
  • Direct clinical care including OR block time, including onsite minimally invasive procedures and outpatient clinic coverage
  • Supervision and education of residents, medical students and junior members of the medical staff
  • Oversee weekly breast oncology conference, allowing individualized and targeted plans of care
  • Manage monthly NABC recommended multidisciplinary Tumor Board dedicated for breast pathology
  • Survivorship and navigator support at Surgical, Rehabilitation Oncology Outpatient Levels
  • Extensive outreach and educational programs through collaborations with Community Programs including JCC, Gilda’s club, ACS, AVON, SHARE Latina.

Qualifications:

  • Board Certification in General Surgery Required
  • Fellowship trained in Breast Surgery, Board Certification preferred
  • Bilingual Spanish preferred
  • NYS License Required
  • Cultural sensitivity to a diverse and under-served patient population
  • Must have proven ability to work in a team environment, with strategic planning experience

*Additional income opportunity for paid call coverage of General Surgery

Benefits include:

  • Competitive compensation package
  • 10% 401K company contribution after one year of service
  • Choice of a three-tiered nearly FREE medical plan
  • Excellent dental insurance including orthodontics coverage
  • Generous paid time off program
  • CME days and dollars
  • Eligibility for loan forgiveness through the National Student Debt Forgiveness Center
  • Visa candidates are considered
  • Medical Malpractice policy coverage
  • For more information regarding this opportunity, please email your CV to Shar Florestal, Physician Recruiter for PAGNY, at florestal@pagny.org

    Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/D/V

    Proof of Covid-19 vaccination required prior to hire. 

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