The Department of Radiology, University of Wisconsin-Madison School of Medicine & Public Health is seeking a fellowship trained, Board certified/Board eligible Radiologist to expand its Community Radiology division.
Join a collegial group of 26 sub-specialized radiologists, who represent the community arm of a large, internationally recognized academic Radiology department. This group provides the main radiology services to Unity-Point Meriter Hospital; A non-profit 448-bed community hospital which provides a complete range of medical and surgical services. Additionally, the Community Radiology division provides radiology services to the adjacent 1. S. Park Clinic and three smaller community hospitals in southwestern Wisconsin, both on-site and remotely.
Despite its university affiliation, the division’s daily workflow more closely resembles that of a general community practice. In distinction to other community practices, however, this position offers unique access to the benefits of university affiliation and state employment. These include the ability to pursue passions in collaborative research or medical education, if desired. As a public employee, hired faculty member will participate in the Wisconsin Retirement System which includes pension benefits and malpractice coverage. This position also comes with a competitive salary and generous retirement options.
We have a single PACS system which connects all campuses including the academic department. Fully functional home workstations are also provided, allowing for remote work. The desired candidate for this position brings both a diverse radiology skillset to complement our general radiology practice, along with sub-specialized expertise. Our practice emphasizes the ideals of the ACR’s Imaging 3.0 initiative, and candidates should be willing to collaborate with our technologists and providers daily. Occasional travel to outreach hospitals (optional driver service available) would be expected. Candidates would participate in the call pool, equally based on FTE status, including weekends, and overnight in-house call (currently shared by 18 members). The candidate must be able to able to interpret all modalities including X-Ray, CT, US, MRI as well as perform basic fluoroscopic procedures (joint injections, arthrograms). Proficiency in mammography is preferred, but not required for this position.
The successful candidate for this position would not only bring a diverse skillset to complement our general radiology practice, but also a willingness to interact closely with our ordering providers during both clinical work and multidisciplinary conferences. Collaboration and teamwork are valued qualities in our practice. The position offers a unique opportunity of focusing on sub-specialty imaging in the context of a general community radiology practice while being a part of a large, internationally recognized academic Radiology department. Occasional travel to outreach hospitals would be expected. Candidate would participate in the call pool, equally based on FTE status,
including weekends, and overnight in-house call (currently shared by 18 members). The candidate must be able to able to interpret all modalities including X-Ray, CT, US, MRI as well as perform basic fluoroscopic procedures (joint injections, arthrograms). Mammography is available, if desired, but not a requirement of this position.
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Required Terminal Degree MD or DO
- Applicant must be board certified or board eligible in diagnostic radiology.
- Fellowship training is required.
- Wisconsin medical license eligible
- Full or Part Time: 50% – 100%
- It is anticipated this position requires work be performed in-person, onsite, at a designated campus work location.
APPOINTMENT TYPE, DURATION: Ongoing/Renewable
ANTICIPATED BEGIN DATE: MARCH 01, 2023
SALARY: Negotiable, ANNUAL (12 months)
SMPH is committed to being a diverse, equitable, inclusive and anti-racist workplace and is an Equal Employment Opportunity, Affirmative Action employer. Applications from Black, Indigenous and People of Color (BIPOC) individuals, LGBTQ+ and non-binary identities, women, persons with disabilities, military service members and veterans are strongly encouraged.
The city of Madison and the University of Wisconsin-Madison acknowledge that they occupy ancestral Ho-Chunk land. The School of Medicine and Public Health recognizes the health inequities faced by Native communities and pledges to learn more and take action across all of its missions.
The Community: Located on an isthmus between two lakes, Madison is the capital city of the state of Wisconsin. Madison has been voted the #1 Best Place to Live (Livability, 2021), #1 City for Most Successful Women Per Capita (Forbes, 2019), #1 City for Best Work-Life Balance (SmartAsset, 2020), #7 Best City for STEM Professionals (CEO World, 2020), #2 Best State to Practice Medicine (WalletHub, 2020), #2 Best City for Biking (People for Bikes, 2020), #4 Fittest City in the U.S. (ACSM American Fitness Index, 2020), #4 Greenest City in the US (Zippia, 2020), #1 Best Place to Retire (Money, 2020), #1 Best Place in the U.S. for Raising Children (DiversityDataKids.com 2020), and #1 Best College Football Town in America (Sports Illustrated, 2019).
Madison’s technology economy is growing rapidly, and the region is home to the headquarters of Epic Systems, Exact Sciences, American Girl (Mattel), Sub-Zero, and Lands’ End, as well as many biotech, healthcare IT, and health systems startups.
Madison is the second largest city in the state, with a city population of approximately 260,000 and regional population of over 1 million. The city is within easy driving range of Chicago and Milwaukee. Madison is home to one of the strongest local food scenes in the country. From April to October, the Capitol Square hosts the largest producer-only farmers market in the country. The city is rich with cultural offerings in the arts.
The city has a dedicated athletics fan base which largely centers around the University of Wisconsin-Madison. Madison is home to Forward Madison FC, the first professional soccer team in the city, as well as the Madison Mallards, a college wood-bat summer baseball league team. Marquee endurance sports and specialty sporting events include Ironman, Reebok CrossFit Games, Madison Marathon, and many national and international championship competitions.
HOW TO APPLY:
Interested candidates are required to use the online UW Job Application system to submit the following:
- Current Curriculum Vitae (CV)
- A cover letter describing 1) your interest in this position, 2) what you would bring to the Department of Radiology, 3) how the Department could contribute to your career, and 4) how you would contribute to the Department’s mission to foster an inclusive, equitable, and diverse workplace.
- List of contact information for three (3) references, including your current/most recent supervisor. References will not be contacted without prior notice.
To ensure full consideration, please apply by October 31, 2022. The position will remain open and applicants may be considered until the position is filled. Applications must be received through our online UW application system. Applications submitted outside of this system will not be considered.
The department will not be able to support a request for a J-1 waiver. If you chose to pursue a waiver and apply for our position, neither the UW nor UWMF will reimburse you for your legal or waiver fees.
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Clinical Professor(IC009) or Clinical Associate Professor(IC010) or Clinical Assistant Professor(IC011) or Professor (CHS)(IC014) or Associate Professor (CHS)(IC015) or Assistant Professor (CHS)(IC016)
A539340-MEDICAL SCHOOL/RADIOLOGY/COMM UW RADIOL
EMPLOYMENT CLASS: Academic Staff-Renewable
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This job ad expires on Wednesday May 10th, 2023