Gastroenterology Opportunity With Flexible Model
The retirement of a physician and increasing patient volume
require the addition of a GI physician able to see a steady stream
of outpatients in a week and perform a large volume of procedure on
a yearly basis.
The remaining partner shares weekday and weekend call with
another private group on campus, 1 in 5 weekday/weekend. He is able
to provide a partnership track, go solo and share overhead of
office space/staff, including the practice's Nurse Practitioner, or
employ a new physician directly. ERCP training is preferred, but
Huge demand in the community has resulted in a 6-month wait for
screening colonoscopies at both independent practices in town. An
incoming physician will have a full, vibrant practice
- Salary competitive, income guarantee first year.
- Generous benefits package.
- Partnership after 1st year OR solo/shared overhead option after
- Annual retirement fund contribution.
- Pent-up volume guarantees short practice build-up period.
- Well-run practice with good collections and overhead
- Weekday call every 5th day. Weekends shared with other
practice, every 5th weekend
The Lourdes GI lab has 5 state of the art endoscopy rooms
featuring new Olympus equipment, a dedicated fluoroscopy room and a
well-staffed recovery center. The department boasts a high degree
of medical staff skill, loyalty and high patient satisfaction.
Our Lady of Lourdes Memorial Hospital is a not-for-profit,
160-bed, full-service community hospital with 15 primary care
network practices located in the upstate New York city of
Binghamton. The hospital has over 400 independent specialists and
primary care physicians on its medical staff. Lourdes is a member
of Ascension Health, the largest Catholic not-for-profit health
care system in the country.
The quality of care provided by Lourdes has been recognized
nationally through accreditations and designations. 30 years ago,
Lourdes opened the region's first comprehensive Cancer Care Center.
Most recently, The American College of Surgeon's Commission on
Cancer (CoC) awarded Lourdes the Commission's 2008 Cancer
Outstanding Achievement Award. Lourdes also has the distinction of
being named a Designated Stroke Center by the State of New York and
a Magnet Hospital for Nursing Excellence.
The Binghamton area boasts great diversity in culture, religion
and lifestyles, and is the home of highly regarded Binghamton
University. The community's cost of living is 10% below the
national average, and the area's public and parochial schools are
nationally recognized for excellence. Recreation and leisure
activities are plentiful in this four season climate, and include
minor league ice hockey and baseball, a symphony orchestra, an
opera company and close proximity to New York State wineries,
lakes, parks and trails.
Lourdes is committed to providing healthcare that works,
healthcare that is safe, and healthcare that leaves no one
Director of Medical Staff Development
169 Riverside Drive, Suite 307