St. Peters Health Partners Medical Associates, P.C., is seeking an additional Thoracic Surgeon. This is an exciting opportunity to join our established and highly respected practice, based in Albany, NY. Enjoy excellent colleagues, strong system practice support, strong patient demand, and a physician friendly environment.
Albany Thoracic and Esophageal Surgery, located at St. Peter’s Hospital, provides comprehensive and compassionate surgical care to patients who have a disease related to the chest. An established practice of three thoracic surgeons and recently expanded to Samaritan Hospital in Troy, NY, we are seeking qualified candidates for this new full time position for 2018 placement.
Our highly trained and skilled surgeons care for patients with cancer of the lung and esophagus, as well as provide a vast array of procedures for benign diseases such as spontaneous pneumothorax, empyema, gastroesophageal reflux disease, pectus excavatum and hyperhidrosis. The practice offers a full spectrum of endoscopy procedures of the lungs and esophagus, as well as dilation, stenting and laser procedures. Minimally invasive surgical approaches are used in the treatment of both benign and malignant chest pathology.
Our physicians enjoy full access to a great team of caregivers, from medical oncology & radiation oncology, to radiology and a great OR staff, including advanced practitioners.
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This opportunity is not accepting J1 or H1B visa candidates
REQUIREMENTS: Applicants should have the following: •Board Certified/Eligible in Thoracic Surgery •3-5 years of experience required •Applicants should possess excellent clinical skills, communication skills, and a strong commitment to providing excellent care that is team oriented •Robotic training/experience preferred
RECRUITMENT PACKAGE: St. Peter’s Health Partners Medical Associates, P.C. offers a comprehensive salary and compensation package that includes: •Competitive base salary to start •Excellent benefits; including health/vision/dental insurances •Paid malpractice, including post-SPHP employment tail coverage •CME time & expense allowance •Paid time away from the practice •2 part retirement savings program with employer matching program •Relocation assistance is available •Starting bonus may be available
COMMUNITY DESCRIPTION: Discover an excellent work/life balance in NY’s Capital District- a medium sized area offering all the amenities of a larger urban area in a beautiful, scenic, and affordable setting. A stable economic setting; we have a strong and expanding presence in healthcare of every type, in higher education, and enjoy a unique position as the capital of the Empire State. The Capital District includes the cities of Albany, Schenectady, and Troy- and the surrounding area includes Clifton Park and Saratoga Springs. The region has excellent year-round outdoor recreation available, including excellent golf, water-sports of all kinds, camping, hiking, and great skiing. It offers a wealth of cultural offerings and activities, including several renowned museums (the Albany Institute of History and Art, The NY State Museum), theaters (Proctor’s, The Palace) fine dining, and a year-round events calendar full with music and sporting events (The Times Union Center & Saratoga Performing Arts Center.) Excellent public and private schools are available, as are affordable homes and reasonable taxes. Higher education opportunities abound in our region with nearly 30 colleges and universities in the region and we are part of NY’s Tech Valley.
•To the North: the largest state park in the nation: The Adirondacks: world renowned for hiking, skiing, camping, boating, and countless scenic vistas •To the East: Vermont and the beautiful Berkshire Mountains in western Massachusetts •To the South: the historic and amazing Catskill Mountains, home to excellent skiing, camping, great fly-fishing, and hiking locations •To the West, the beautiful Mohawk Valley & Central Leatherstocking Regions, home to the Baseball Hall of Fame in Cooperstown •Albany is centrally located: New York City: 2.5 hrs. Boston: 3 hrs. Montreal: 3.5 hrs. •Albany is easily accessed via the NYS Thruway, Albany International Airport, and Amtrak
Come find out why Forbes Magazine lists Albany as one of “America’s Best Places for Business and Careers”, and one of “America’s Best Places to Raise a Family” and why Brookings has described Albany as one of its “Strongest Performing Metro Areas,” why Portfolio.com calls Albany one of its “Best Markets for Young Adults,” and U.S. News & World Report ranks Albany as one of its “Best Places to Live” in the nation. And Livability.com calls Albany one of its Best Cities for Entrepreneurs for 2016.
Find out more at: www.albany.org, www.albany.com, www.capitalregionchamber.com, www.techvalley.com, www.renscochamber.com, www.visittroyny.com, www.saratoga.com.
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About St. Peter's Health Partners
ABOUT ST. PETER’S HEALTH PARTNERS
St. Peter’s Health Partners Medical Associates, P.C, a physician-governed, multi-specialty group, is a member of St. Peter’s Health Partners in NY's Capital District. St. Peter's Health Partners Medical Associates provides a new model of physician practice that permits St. Peter’s Health Partners to evolve as a health system with strong physician participation while allowing physicians to retain those aspects that make private practice work well in the care of patients. It is one of the largest multi-specialty physician group practices in the region with more than 22 specialties and sub-specialties represented, over 375 providers in 2017, and more than 80 office locations in a five county region.
St. Peter’s Health Partners, the region’s largest private-sector employer, with more than 12,500 employees, has more than 165 locations across seven counties. The system has an annual budget of nearly $1.1 billion. St. Peter’s Health Partners was created on October 1, 2011 by the merger of Northeast Health, St. Peter’s Health Care Services, and Seton Health. The merger created the region’s largest and most comprehensive not-for-profit network of... high-quality and advanced medical care, primary care, rehabilitation, and senior services. These state-of-the-art services and programs are provided through Albany Memorial and St. Peter’s Hospitals in Albany, NY; Samaritan and St. Mary’s Hospitals in Troy, NY; Sunnyview Rehabilitation Hospital in Schenectady, NY; and The Eddy system of continuing care and The Community Hospice.