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Thoracic Surgeon

Employer
Physician Affiliate Group of New York
Location
Brooklyn, New York
Closing date
Oct 2, 2024

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Specialty
Surgery, Surgery, Thoracic
Hours
Full Time
Position Type
Permanent

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/Kings County, located in the heart of Brooklyn, accommodates more than 518,076 outpatient visits, more than 141,328 emergency room visits, and with 627 beds, more than 25,000 inpatient admissions annually. The hospital maintains a strong academic affiliation with SUNY Downstate Medical Center in order to maintain its high standards of healthcare delivery.

PAGNY has a strong commitment to the principles of diversity and, in that spirit, actively encourages applications from groups underrepresented in healthcare.

Responsibilities
  • Performs the most difficult and highly specialized professional surgical work in thoracic surgery.
  • Direct patient care.
  • Supervision/Teaching/Guidance of house staff and NP's, PA's, medical students of the surgical team Attends weekly staff conferences.
  • Assists in the maintenance of standard of performance of physicians and of other professional employees working in the service.
  • Performs related work as required or as directed by the Chief of Service or Director of Service.
  • Takes appropriate precautions while maintaining patient and staff confidentiality.
  • Takes the necessary precautions to ensure patient safety.
  • Takes necessary precautions to ensure the organization's patient safety goals.
Qualifications
  • Board Certified/Eligible in Thoracic Surgery
  • Current licensed NYS registration
  • Graduate of an approved medical program

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

Compensation:

USD: $225,414.25 Annually

Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/D/V

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