Attending Physician - Pathology - Harlem Hospital - New York, New York - Part Time

Location
New York, New York
Posted
Aug 24, 2021
Ref
6374
Specialty
Pathology
Position Type
Permanent
Physician Affiliate Group of New York (PAGNY) is one of the largest multi-disciplinary groups in the country whose main purpose is to nurture and embolden the healthcare providers who take care of the most fragile and vulnerable patients in New York City. PAGNY people do more than diagnose and treat; we uplift the spirits and dignity of patients because we love what we do, and it shows. PAGNY is committed to recruiting and retaining productive and enthusiastic physicians and promotes our health professionals' wellness.

PAGNY is comprised of over 4,000 physicians and healthcare professionals who provide services to NYC Health + Hospitals (H+H), the largest public health system in the United States. Our practitioners are highly skilled professionals with outstanding credentials who deliver the highest level of quality healthcare to patients throughout New York City.

NYC Health + Hospitals/Harlem, located on 135 th Street in Manhattan, is a designated Level 1 Trauma Center and is recognized for providing centers of excellence in the areas of Bariatric Surgery, Breast Imaging and Sexual Assault Forensics. Our teams provide services for nearly 213,000 outpatient visits, more than 83,000 emergency room visits and over 13,000 inpatient admissions annually. The hospital maintains an academic affiliation with Columbia University Medical Center.

Responsibilities:

  • The Pathologist/Section Chief is ultimately responsible for the technical and patient related functions of the division.
  • The Chief reviews and signs all procedure manuals and other documents required for the proper functioning of the section and gives final approval with the Director of Pathology.
  • All difficulties encountered regarding patient test related by the supervisors are referred to the Section Chief for final resolution and disposition.
  • The Chief conducts meetings with the Supervisors and Staff, to discuss laboratory technology, updates regulatory and administrative procedures.
  • Continuing medical education programs are planned and executed by the Chief and Supervisors.
  • The Chief participates in clinical rounds and discusses laboratory procedures and reports when indicated.
  • Impressions and comments made by the Physicians and Staff are discussed with the laboratory personnel.
  • It is the duty and responsibility also to ensure that all policies are written in accordance with JCAHO, City and State regulations and conforming to state of the art technology.
  • In the event of a temporary absence of the Director, appointment of a Director Assistant must be notified to the New York State Department of Health and all rules followed as per regulation.


Qualifications:

  • Must possess a valid updated certificate of qualification from the New York State Department of Health for the laboratory sections
  • Board certified/ Board Eligible by American Board of Pathology
  • Active New York State medical license.

Benefits include:
  • Competitive compensation package
  • 10% 401K company contribution after one year of service
  • Columbia University academic appointment
  • Clinical research opportunities
  • Growth and leadership opportunities
  • Flexible and equitable scheduling
  • State of the art PACS with integrated EMR, Workflow Intelligence worklist, and concierge service for communication of critical values to referring providers.
  • Choice of a three-tiered nearly FREE medical plan
  • Excellent dental insurance including orthodontics coverage
  • Generous paid time off program
  • CME days and dollars
  • Eligibility for loan forgiveness through the National Student Debt Forgiveness Center
  • Visa candidates are considered
  • Medical Malpractice policy coverage

For more information regarding this opportunity, please email your CV to Jaquelyn Morales, Physician Recruiter for PAGNY, at MoralesJ@pagny.org

Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/D/V

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