Diagnostic Radiologist
Northern Radiology Associates, PC
Diagnostic Radiologist

Northern Radiology Associates, a well-established private radiology group serving 290-bed Samaritan Medical Center in Watertown, NY, is recruiting diagnostic radiologists to join its private practice. This rare opportunity is due to vacancies created by recent retirements. Radiologists will be offered employment but could be offered expedited partnership.

Diagnostic Radiology

 

Escape Big City Living – Look to beautiful Northern New York State along Lake Ontario & the majestic St. Lawrence River

 

Northern Radiology Associates, a well-established private radiology group serving 290-bed Samaritan Medical Center in Watertown, NY, is recruiting diagnostic radiologists to join its private practice. This rare opportunity is due to vacancies created by recent retirements. Radiologists will be offered employment but could be offered expedited partnership.

 

Having served Samaritan Medical Center uninterrupted for nearly a century, the practice enjoys amicable relations with both hospital medical staff and administration. The group currently serves Samaritan under a strong exclusive provider agreement. The radiologists work in cooperation with but maintain their independence from the hospital. The group emphasizes quality and balance of life and work with generous vacation and night service coverage hours. Northern Radiology exercises democratic governance and controls its own billing in-house.

 

Work Parameters

  • Weekday (M-F) is onsite 8:00am-5:00pm; approximately 100 cases/day
  • Night service provides final reads 5:00pm-8:00am daily for all modalities, except the radiologist on call reads x-ray and ultrasound in the evening from 5-8pm
  • Weekday call is 5:00pm–8:00pm for x-ray & ultrasound, then backup to night service
  • Saturday and Sunday call is 8:00am-8:00pm (5-8pm only x-ray & ultrasound), then backup to night service
  • No interventional required other than supervision of the group’s 2 RSAs who perform low and mid-level interventional procedures M-F; the hospital employs interventional radiologists for all other procedures
  • Call is rotated equally
  • Any call may be taken from home if there are no outpatient CT injections scheduled

 

Candidate Parameters

  • Board Certified or Board Eligible in Radiology
  • MD/DO
  • Proficient in X-ray, CT, MRI, ultrasound & basic NM. Skilled or trained in mammography, breast MRI and/or PET preferred (willingness to learn is acceptable)

 

Package Highlights:

  • Annual salary: $375,000 to $400,000 depending on experience and qualifications
  • 12 weeks vacation/PTO to start
  • Paid occurrence-based malpractice insurance
  • Paid individual or family health insurance
  • Paid NYS disability insurance
  • Remote reading station for home when on evening call & as backup to night service
  • Reimbursement of CME expense up to $2000
  • Paid NYS medical license and hospital fees
  • Signing bonus:  $10,000 *
  • Education Loan repayment: $10,000/yr (up to 3 yrs) *
  • Relocation reimbursement: $10,000 *

 

* Provided as part of separate incentive package from Samaritan Medical Center

 

About Samaritan Medical Center

  • 290-hospital beds; medical staff of 180 physicians representing 42 specialties
  • Largest community-based hospital in Northern New York
  • Not-for profit, not affiliated with larger system, financially stable
  • Committed to meeting the healthcare needs of the residents living in Northern New York
  • Serves our military at nearby Fort Drum, home to the 10th Mountain Army Division
  • Newly constructed (2018) Walker Center for Cancer Care – a state of the art comprehensive cancer center, soon to affiliate with Roswell Park Care Network
  • Newly added hospital wing for obstetrical and children’s inpatient care (2019)
  • Newly constructed Women’s Wellness and Breast Care Center (2019)
  • Newly constructed outpatient imaging center (2021)
  • www.SamaritanHealth.com

 

About Northern New York State

Watertown itself is a small city with big city amenities affording ease with day-to-day living. Residing in or near Watertown allows one to embrace open space, fresh air, pure water and “Mother Nature at its Best” with four distinct seasons – each beautiful in its own way such that there is never a feeling of stagnancy. Watertown’s location and its distinct seasons provide a wide range of activities for the outdoor or home enthusiast. Watertown is a steppingstone to the 1000 Islands Region, comprised of Lake Ontario and the stunning St. Lawrence River which are 15-30 miles outside the city. The region boasts blue and green waters dotted with residential islands of all sizes and bustling but quaint waterside towns filled with local restauranteurs, brewers and entertainment. Canada can be accessed at a border crossing just 30 miles North of Watertown over the majestic 1000 Islands Bridge. On the other side of Watertown, the nearby Adirondack Mountains offers its own beauty and tranquility with large tracts of land for rural or semi-rural living. For travelers, jet service is available at multiple airports, including Watertown, Ogdensburg, and Syracuse, which also offers Amtrak service, one hour away. Watertown is a safe location with options for public and private schooling. The area is often referred to by residents and travelers alike as a ‘hidden gem’ because despite its beauty and offerings, it remains affordable for housing and leisure. Residents are grateful and proud to have the scenery and recreation of Northern New York in their backyard. With all its ease and options, it’s a great place to call home!

 

 

8/27/2021
Radiologist
Diagnostic
Angiography/Interventional,CT,Fluoroscopy,Mammography,MRI,Nuclear Medicine,Ultrasound


Address Location 1
Watertown
New York
United States