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Full Time Orthopedic Hand Surgery Job Watertown, NY

Full Time
Watertown, NY
alarm 6 days ago
Employer Medical Search International

Job Description

Perm Phys: Ortho Surgery: Full time 40hours/ week. Rotating Call


  • Holds Board Certification with the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery (or Fellow of Royal College of Surgeons), or actively in process
  • Values patient-centered care and has desire to work within a team model
  • Demonstrates top-notch interpersonal skills in addition to excellent clinical skills
  • Able to provide surgical case log indicating active experience over the past two years
  • Enthusiastic and motivated to provide the best possible care and outcomes

About Samaritan Medical Center

  • 290-hospital beds; medical staff of 180 physicians representing 42 specialties
  • Largest community-based hospital in Northern New York
  • Committed to meeting the healthcare needs of the residents living in Northern New York
  • 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 childrens inpatient care (2019)
  • Construction for new service line: Womens Wellness and Breast Care outpatient services (2019)
  • Not-for profit, not affiliated with larger system, financially stable
  • Committed to providing outstanding patient care and support

Practice Highlights:

  • Hospital Employed, start-up practice with plans to build to six (6) surgeons with APPs  offering a wide spectrum of general and specialized ortho services; particular interest in hand & wrist fellowship trained surgeon
  • Call:  1:4, serving one hospital, minimal trauma emergencies  
  • Office conveniently located nearby hospital campus
  • Catchment population:  250,000
  • Large network of providers offering a strong referral base
  • Serving the military men and women from nearby Fort Drum, home to the 10th Mountain Army Division
  • Emergency orthopaedic admissions provided by Hospitalist Service, with consult to Ortho
  • Operating Rooms were newly constructed in 2010,  two dedicated Ortho operating rooms working back to back to enhance efficiencies, block scheduling
  • Established robotic surgery program since 2012, upgraded to da Vinci Xi in 2019 
  • Teaching opportunities are extended with accredited ACGME/AOA family medicine and internal medicine residency training programs
  • A very appreciative patient population offers a professionally rewarding career

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