Assistant Professor, Radiology (night), Memphis - 21000000GX
The University of Tennessee is seeking a radiologist for night shift coverage for the 2 nd shift at Regional One Medical Center. Regional One Medical Center is a level I trauma center. This is a part-time, non-tenure, faculty position. The ideal candidate will be a strong general radiologist and may have a fellowship in either body imaging or neuroradiology. Case-mix is approximately 50% plain films, with the rest being made up of CT, US, and MRI. Compensation is consistent and comparable to other services in the region.
This position will perform a variety of radiology interpretations, including trauma, post-surgical and medical CT with a volume of about 60 cases per night. The candidate will also interpret trauma and ICU plain films. Occasional ultrasound and emergency MRI are performed. Light interventional, such as CT-guided drainage is a plus. Vascular interventional and MQSA are not required. The schedule requires one week on, combined with two weeks off, and it is the NIGHT shift. The position will teach medical students, residents, and fellows.
Medical Doctor (MD)
Board certification or Board eligibility required
Completion of an accredited residency required and sub certifications/training highly preferred
Current unrestricted licensure as a Physician in Tennessee
Current certification DEA number
Eligible for malpractice insurance
Relocation is not required, however, the work is on-site.
Must be able to work with residents/fellows.
Interested candidates should submit a letter of interest, 2 letters of recommendation and a Curriculum Vitae with Taleo application.
Applicants should have a demonstrated commitment to and knowledge of equal employment opportunity and affirmative action.
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