DUTIES: The Department of Radiology is seeking a full-time musculoskeletal radiologist to perform clinical and administrative duties at NYC Health and Hospitals/Kings County (KCHC). Administrative requirements include but not limited to: - Develop goals and objectives to successfully direct the Division of Musculoskeletal Imaging at KCHC. - Act a primary liaison with orthopedic surgeons, rheumatologists and rehabilitation medicine physicians at KCHC. - Implement new bone and joint MR imaging program at KCHC. - Monitor and review the professional performance of the faculty and technical staff involved in musculoskeletal imaging at KCHC. - Establish systems to enhance productivity, quality assessment, and performance improvement and peer review activities at KCHC. - Responsibility for developing and maintaining adequate musculoskeletal imaging daily work schedule and participating in the on-call coverage at KCHC. - Interact with KCHC administration to develop community outreach programs. - Shifts are variable days and hours per departmental needs. (DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES ARE NOT LIMITED TO THE ABOVE POSITION DESCRIPTION) QUALIFICATIONS: Required: - Board Certified in Diagnostic Radiology. - New York State Medical License. - Fellowship in Musculoskeletal Imaging. - Minimum of 3 years of administrative duties. - Ability to perform CT, MR and Ultrasound guided procedures including injections, fenestrations and biopsies. Preferred: - A minimum of 8 years of clinical and teaching experience. - The ability to read other imaging modalities. - The ability to perform on-call in the KCHC Emergency Department (as required). - Proven track record of practice development and the ability to collaborate with the Departments of Orthopedics, Rheumatology, and Physical and Rehabilitation Medicine. Additional Info: *Please ensure you include the 5-digit Line Number and Job Title in the subject line and body of your email submission.Closing Date: Open Until Filled STATE UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY / AFFIRMATIVE ACTION EMPLOYER
Internal Number: 47106
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SUNY Downstate's College of Medicine, Health Related Professions, Nursing and its School of Graduate Studies offer students a broad professional education that will prepare them for practice or careers in any location and community. This education provides exceptional opportunities for those students with a commitment to promoting health in urban communities and addressing the complex challenges of investigating and preventing diseases that confront clinicians, educators, and researchers in such an environment. This special aspect of Downstate's unique mission is reflected in the students it attracts and selects, the vast majority of whom are drawn from the New York City Metropolitan area. Many of these students are members of minority and cultural groups underrepresented in the health professions, and/or come from families of first-generation immigrants or from economically disadvantaged backgrounds.