Cardiothoracic Section Chief Build & Lead New Program in the Region's Largest Academic Center


Posted: 02/22/24 PERMANENT OR LOCUM TENENS: Permanent Specialty: Radiology - Diagnostic Job Number: 8720 Pay Rate: Market related

Job Description

Are you a skilled Radiologist ready to make a significant impact? Come join a renowned integrated healthcare system, in the South's most vibrant city, as we offer an exciting opportunity to build and lead our Chest Radiology program.

Job Highlights:

- Leadership Opportunity: Spearhead the development of the Chest Radiology program at one of the leading academic centers in the Gulf South.

- Clinical Excellence: Benefit from high clinical volumes supporting all sub-specialties, allowing you to practice at the top of your skillset.

- Cutting-Edge Technology: Work with state-of-the-art equipment including 3T MR scanners, CT scanners with iterative software, a dual-energy spectral scanner, and AI solutions.

- Teaching Opportunities: Engage in clinical and teaching activities, with opportunities in radiology residency and numerous subspecialty fellowships.

- Collaborative Environment: Foster strong relationships with Pulmonary Medicine, Thoracic Surgery, the Cancer Service Line, and Cardiology through multidisciplinary conferences.

- Innovative Programs: Contribute to innovative programs such as the Lung Screening program and the Interventional Cardiology program for TAVR.

- Flexibility: Enjoy flexible work options with choices for no call or weekends and opportunities for remote reading.

- Recognition: Join a Magnet Recognized Hospital (2019) with a stellar reputation, boasting 107 physicians awarded "America's Top Doctor."


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