Chief of Thoracic Surgery

Location
Staten Island, New York
Posted
Jul 15, 2017
Position Type
Permanent

The Cardiothoracic Surgery Service line at the Northwell Health System is seeking a dynamic Chief of Thoracic Surgery to join our Division of Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery in Staten Island University Hospital, a teaching hospital of the Hofstra Northwell School of Medicine. The candidates must be fellowship trained, and Board Certified in Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery. Primary board certifications may include either of General Surgery, Cardiovascular Surgery or Thoracic Surgery. The ideal candidate will have exceptional inter-personal skills with a goal of sharing a vision of unparalleled delivery of care through teamwork, collaboration, innovation, and persistence for excellence.

Founded in 1861, Staten Island University Hospital is a 714-bed, specialized teaching hospital located in New York City’s fastest growing borough. Occupying two large campuses, plus a number of community-based health centers and labs, the hospital provides quality care to people on Staten Island, the New York metropolitan region, and to patients from around the world.

Staten Island is the third largest borough in New York City and is home to diverse neighborhoods, parks, natural areas, and cultural attractions. It is right over the bridge from either Brooklyn or New Jersey, or you can reach Manhattan via ferry, or less than 30 minutes via car. “The small town in the Big City” affords suburban living within the confines of the Big Apple; the best of both worlds. Wherever you roam, you will encounter breathtaking views, world class culture, and education and a neighborhood to fit every palate.

Northwell Health includes 21 award-winning hospitals and more than 450 community based practice locations throughout Long Island, Manhattan, Queens, Brooklyn, Staten Island, and Westchester. All candidates will receive competitive salaries, a comprehensive benefits package, and eligibility for tuition reimbursement. Academic appointment with the Hofstra Northwell School of Medicine is commensurate with credentials and experience.

For additional information and to apply, please contact the Office of Physician Recruitment, Northwell Health: OPR@northwell.edu

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