Richmond Health Networks breast surgery program is located in the Women and Imaging Center, a woman-focused facility that includes state of the art breast imaging, cardiology, primary care and other specialties. Constructed in 2018 and Chamber of Commerce Building Excellence Award, in the highly regarded neighborhood of Sunnyside in Staten Island, the Center is positioned at the corner of a highly trafficked intersection with multiple public transit bus lines and only steps from Richmond University Medical Center. The Centers interior was designed to provide the utmost comfort, care and privacy to its patients.
The selected candidate will have responsibility for growing a fledgling breast surgery program into one that meets the needs of Staten Islands diverse population, through collaboration and engagement with community organizations, elected officials and other healthcare providers. The selected candidate must be willing to participate in outreach activities and speaking engagements in order to promote the Centers services and the program. The program has begun the steps toward accreditation by the National Accreditation Program for Breast Centers which will ultimately be completed under the direction of the selected candidate.
The breast surgeon will be part of a collaborative team of fellowship trained oncologists, board-certified plastic surgeons and breast radiologists throughout Richmond Health Network. The program also includes a dedicated Coordinator, RN Navigator, medical assistants and clerical support.
Work in fully staffed Women & Imaging Center
Serve a diverse urban population
Evening hours required to promote access
Provide Article 28 clinic coverage twice monthly at Richmond University Medical Center
Participate in Richmond University Medical Centers Tumor Board
Participate in Richmond University Medical Centers Cancer Committee
Obtain NAPBC accreditation
EMR system: Office - AthenaHealth / Hospital - Meditech
Teach residents and fellows
Competitive salary and benefits offered including productivity bonuses, 6 weeks of paid time off, medical, dental, vision, malpractice coverage, and CME stipends
Medical Degree from an Accredited University
New York Medical License
Graduate of a recognized Breast Fellowship training program
About Richmond University Medical Center:
The Medical Center is a not-for-profit health care provider serving the ethnically diverse community of Staten Island and its neighbors. We provide premier quality patient care through a full spectrum of emergent, acute, primary, behavioral health and educational services. We do this in an environment that promotes the highest satisfaction among patients, families, physicians and staff. The sites provides graduate medical education through 8 different residency and fellowship programs. The Medical Center offers a suburban surrounding with easy access to New York City, academics and entertainment.
About the Mount Sinai Health System:
The Mount Sinai Health System is New York City's largest integrated delivery system, encompassing eight hospitals, a leading medical school, and a vast network of ambulatory practices throughout the greater New York region. Mount Sinai's vision is to produce the safest care, the highest quality, the highest satisfaction, the best access and the best value of any health system in the nation. The Health System includes more than 7,200 primary and specialty care physicians; 13 joint-venture ambulatory surgery centers; more than 400 ambulatory practices throughout the five boroughs of New York City, Westchester, Long Island, and Florida; and 30 affiliated community health centers. The Icahn School of Medicine is one of three medical schools that have earned distinction by multiple indicators: ranked in the top 20 by U.S. News & World Report's "Best Medical Schools", aligned with a U.S. News & World Report's "Honor Roll" Hospital, No. 15 in the nation for National Institutes of Health funding, and among the top 10 most innovative research institutions as ranked by the journal Nature in its Nature Innovation Index. This reflects a special level of excellence in education, clinical practice, and research. The Mount Sinai Hospital is ranked No. 14 on U.S. News & World Report's "Honor Roll" of top U.S. hospitals; it is one of the nation's top 15 hospitals in Cardiology/Heart Surgery, Diabetes/Endocrinology, Gastroenterology/GI Surgery, Geriatrics, Nephrology, and Neurology/Neurosurgery in the 2020-2021 "Best Hospitals" issue. Mount Sinai's Kravis Children's Hospital also is ranked nationally in four out of ten pediatric specialties by U.S. News & World Report. The New York Eye and Ear Infirmary of Mount Sinai is ranked 11th nationally for Ophthalmology. Mount Sinai Beth Israel, Mount Sinai Morningside, and Mount Sinai West are ranked regionally.
The Mount Sinai Health System is an equal opportunity employer. We comply with applicable Federal civil rights laws and does not discriminate, exclude, or treat people differently on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, religion, disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, or gender expression.
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