Staff Physician - Thoracic Imaging Radiologist in Hershey, PA

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Posted 7 weeks ago

Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center is offering an exciting opportunity for a thoracic imaging radiologist in Hershey, PA.

The Department of Radiology at the Penn State University College of Medicine is seeking a full-timesubspecialty trained candidate in the Division of Thoracic Imaging. The Thoracic Imaging Division at Penn State is well established and comprises 4 faculty. Primary duties for this position will include interpreting chest imaging studies, including plain film, CT, and MRI. Procedural skills are considered an asset, although not a requirement for this position. The successful candidate will join our group of 45 academic faculty and awarded academic rank commensurate with experience. This is a non-tenure position.

A passion for teaching is essential as the education of our medical students, residents, fellows, and staff is a core value of our academic mission. There are currently 28 residents within the program. There is opportunity for development of innovative interdisciplinary clinical research through collaboration with the recently established Center for Optimizing Radiology Value (CORVA) dedicated to outcomes research in imaging, procedures, and diagnostic pathways. This Center led by our Vice Chair of Research and staffed with three full-time data analysts provides advanced data mining and analysis support for healthcare innovation and investigator initiated research projects.

The department has state of the art diagnostic imaging and interventional equipment including four 128 slice Siemens Flash CT scanners with CT fluoro capability, four Siemens 3.0 T clinical MRI scanners, and an additional 3T Prisma MRI unit housed in the MRI Core facility that is used for clinical research.

What we're offering:

Competitive salary and generous benefits

A collaborative environment rich with diversity

Participation in resident and medical student education

A high quality program with a national reputation for teaching, research, and state of the art patient care

Interaction with dynamic clinicians across departments and participation in innovative educational approaches

Rank commensurate with experience

What we're seeking:

M.D., D.O., or foreign equivalent

Completion of accredited residency program

Ability to acquire a license to practice in the State of Pennsylvania

BC/BE in radiology

Must be able to obtain valid federal and state narcotics certificates