The Emory University School of Medicine Department of Urology is seeking two full-time general urologists to join the Emory Urology faculty practice in Atlanta, GA, with appointments as Assistant or Associate Professor in the Emory School of Medicine. Emory Urology has expanded in recent years to become one of the largest academic urology practice groups in the Southeast, with 29 faculty supported by 15 Nurse Practitioners and Physicians Assistants, who care for a large internal referral base from within the Emory network as well as across Georgia and neighboring states, providing over 50,000 urology patient encounters annually at four Emory Healthcare hospitals, as well as Grady Memorial Hospital, and the Atlanta Veterans Medical Center(VAMC).
The practice offers a competitive salary and benefits package. General urology faculty practice at Emory Healthcare locations including Emory University Hospital, Emory University Hospital Midtown, Emory Johns Creek Hospital, Emory St. Joseph s Hospital with some general urology faculty also having clinical roles at Grady or the VAMC. Call responsibility at the two non-GME hospitals are shared among, 9 to 10 urologists who constitute the General Urology call pool, with supplemental compensation for the call duties on par with Fair Market Value for off-hours Urology call at community hospitals.General Qualifications
: Board-certified/eligible urologist who must have completed an ACGME urology residency. Must hold a valid, unrestricted medical license to practice medicine in the State of Georgia. Must possess a controlled Substance Registration Drug Enforcement Administration Certificate.
About Emory Healthcare: Emory Healthcare, with more than 22,600 employees and 11 hospitals, is the most comprehensive academic health system in Georgia. Emory Healthcare has $4.4 billion in annual net revenue. System-wide, it has 2,691 licensed patient beds, more than 2,800 physicians practicing in more than 70 specialties and serves metro Atlanta with 250 locations. For more information, visit www.emoryhealthcare.org.
Emory University Hospital is consistently ranked by U.S News & World Report as the #1 hospital in Georgia. The hospital is recognized as the state's top provider for complex medical, surgical and diagnostic care, and is well-known for its services in urology, cardiology, cardiac surgery, neurosurgery/neurology, organ transplant, infectious diseases, advanced stroke care, cancer care at Winship Cancer Institute, and psychiatric care at Emory University Hospital at Wesley Woods. Emory University Hospital is a Magnet hospital, a designation earned by only seven percent of U.S. hospitals for nursing excellence from the American Nurses Credentialing Center.
Emory University Hospital Midtown offers comprehensive services in cardiology and cardiac surgery, ENT (ear, nose and throat), emergency medicine, cancer diagnosis and treatment at Winship Cancer Institute of Emory University, and women s health services, including OB/GYN, reproductive medicine and high-risk pregnancy, breast health and more. Some of its smallest patients are cared for in the hospital s Level III neonatal intensive care unit. The hospital has also been designated a Baby-Friendly Hospital for exceptional breast-feeding support after delivery and recognized for excellence in stroke care by the American Heart Association.
Emory Johns Creek Hospital is a 110-bed acute care facility located in the heart of Johns Creek. Since 2007, the hospital has delivered outstanding community-based health care to a fast-growing and diverse population of metropolitan Atlanta. The hospital offers a comprehensive range of services, including a birth center with Level III neonatal intensive care, adult intensive care, Winship Cancer Institute of Emory University, Emory Eye Center, breast imaging with 3-D tomography, a certified bariatric center, advanced cardiac and stroke care, orthopaedics, sleep medicine, wound care center, gynecology, neurology, urology, emergency medicine and a pain center.
Emory Saint Joseph s Hospital is noted for its urology, cardiac, neurologic, vascular, gastrointestinal, respiratory, and orthopaedic care services. The 410-bed acute-care hospital is ranked among the top 25 hospitals nationally for joint replacement by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services. Emory Saint Joseph s is also a designated location of the Winship Cancer Institute of Emory University, and is the first community hospital in the world to earn a fifth consecutive Magnet designation for nursing excellence from the American Nurses Credentialing Center.