Chair of Pathology – Staten Island University Hospital  

Staten Island, New York
Sep 29, 2017
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The Northwell Health Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine seek a Board Certified/Board Eligible MD Physician to join our team at Staten Island University Hospital (SIUH) as the Chair of Pathology. Candidates must be board certified in Anatomic and/or Clinical Pathology, have established clinical expertise in Anatomic and/or Clinical Pathology,  and experience in leadership.  The individual will be expected to have, or successfully obtain, a New York State licenclicenseactice medicine, and must possess or be eligible to obtain New York State Certificates of Qualification for Medical Directorship.  Candidates should have a demonstrated commitment to teaching and academic excellence.

Highlights of the position include:

  • Provide visible and accessible institutional leadership and oversee all operations of Anatomic Pathology and clinical laboratory medicine services.
  • Provide leadership in coordinating SIUH laboratory services with the Northwell Health Laboratory Service Line and health system clinical and academic strategies.
  • Ensure compliance with regulatory requirements of CAP, State of New York Department of Health, and other regulatory agencies. 
  • Provide leadership with respect to patient safety and quality, laboratory test utilization, and operational performance of the laboratories.

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 the people of Staten Island, the New York metropolitan region, and to patients from around the world.

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.  In turn, the Northwell Health Laboratory Service Line is a highly integrated regional network, serving not only the Northwell hospitals and a growing number of affiliate hospitals but also as a major regional reference laboratory for the greater New York metropolitan area.

We offer a competitive salary and comprehensive benefits package. Physicians will be employed as members of Northwell Physician Partners, the seventh largest medical group in the country.  Academic Appointment to the Hofstra Northwell School of Medicine is commensurate with credentials and experience.

To learn more and apply, please contact Romaine Walton at