Penn State Health Staff Physician - General Diagnostic Radiology in Hershey, Pennsylvania
Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center
Work Type: Full Time
Recruiter: Please contact Erica Geist at firstname.lastname@example.org for additional information
The Department of Radiology at the Penn State University College of Medicine is seeking a full-time subspecialty trained candidate in the Division of Neuroradiology. The Department has a strong commitment to serve the clinical, education, and research mission of the University and a collegial and collaborative relationship with the clinical services. The Division of Neuroradiology has 7 fellowship trained full time faculty that cover a busy academic diagnostic and interventional service on track to perform over 50,000 examinations, primarily MRI and CT.
The successful candidate should have strong interest in pediatric neuroradiology with experience in interpretation of adult and pediatric diagnostic neuroradiology and minor neurointerventional procedures. They will participate in evenly distributed call and evening shift responsibilities. A passion for teaching is essential as the education of our medical students, residents, neuroradiology fellow, and staff is a core value of our academic mission. The position will support 50% effort in clinical research through collaboration with our basic science investigators in the Penn State Center for NMR Research and MRI Core Research facility. This Center collaborates with clinical investigators in the Penn State Neuroscience Institute with a particular focus on the application of fMRI and quantitative imaging biomarkers. The Department recently established the Division of Radiology Innovation and Value Enhancement (DRIVE) dedicated to outcomes research in imaging and diagnostic pathways.
The Department has state of the art diagnostic imaging equipment including four Siemens 3.0 T clinical MRI scanners, an additional 3T Prisma scanner that is used for clinical research, four 128 slice Siemens Flash CT scanners, and a Neurostar biplane angiographic suite.
What we're offering:
Competitive salary and benefits package
Work with highly qualified, friendly colleagues in a supportive academic health network
Attractive area to live, work and play
Interaction with dedicated clinicians in a collegial and collaborative environment
What we're seeking:
Medical Degree - M.D., D.O., or foreign equivalent
Completion of an accredited residency program
Subspecialty fellowship training in neuroradiology or equivalent experience
Licensed for the practice of medicine in the State of Pennsylvania
Board certification/eligibility in Radiology
What the area offers:
Welcoming family-oriented lifestyle with a multitude of outdoor activities year-round
Strong sense of community
Affordable cost of living. Both suburban and urban.
About Penn State Health:
Penn State Health is a multi-hospital health system serving patients and communities across 29 counties in central Pennsylvania. It employs more than 14,000 people systemwide. The system includes Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center , Penn State Children's Hospital , and Penn State Cancer Institute based in Hershey, Pa.; Penn State Health St. Joseph Medical Center in Reading, Pa., and more than 2,000 physicians and direct care providers at more than 100 medical office locations. Additionally, the system jointly operates various health care providers, including Penn State Health Rehabilitation Hospital , Hershey Outpatient Surgery Center, Hershey Endoscopy Center, Horizon Home Healthcare and Pennsylvania Psychiatric Institute . In December 2017, Penn State Health partnered with Highmark Health to facilitate creation of a value-based, community care network in the region. Penn State Health shares an integrated strategic plan and operations with Penn State College of Medicine , the University's medical school. With campuses in State College and Hershey, Pa., the College of Medicine boasts a portfolio of more than $90 million in funded research and more than 1,700 students and trainees in medicine, nursing, other health professions and biomedical research.
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