DIAGNOSTIC RADIOLOGY: UNIVERISTY OF ARIZONA - BANNER UNIVERISTY MEDICAL GROUP
The Department of Radiology and Medical Imaging Division at the University of Arizona and Banner University Medical Group are actively seeking a fellowship-trained Board Certified/Board Eligible Diagnostic Radiologist with CAQ certification and/or eligibility. The successful candidate will have an established record of clinical and service excellence, research experience, and interest in graduate medical education.
The University of Arizona has a strong tradition of clinical care excellence with the Department of Radiology founded on technology innovation and education. The Body Imaging Division is rapidly expanding and driven by advanced imaging diagnostics, with newly installed, state of the art MRI and CT systems. Our practice is founded upon translational sciences and education, covering the full array of diseases of the chest, abdominal and pelvis, including vascular and cardiac imaging. Our practice is interdisciplinary with active conferencing across the spectrum of specialties including expanding transplantation and oncology services. The clinical case load serves as an excellent resource for our training programs, which include a Diagnostic Radiology residency and a fellowship training program in Body Imaging. The Department of Medical Imaging has a strong tradition of imaging research, with 18 research faculty and many cross-appointed faculty in Biomedical Imaging, Optical Physics, Biochemistry and Chemistry and 14,000 sq ft of dedicated research space in the Department, providing a fertile ground for translational research.
Essential Functions & Requirements:
- BC/BE Diagnostic Radiology
- Fellowship training in Body Imaging
- Arizona Medical License
- Ability to work with diverse students, trainees and colleagues
- Experience with a variety of teaching methods and curricular perspectives.
- Work Schedule: Clinic coverage M-F
- Rotating Call: every 5th to 6th week with full weekend call covering staff cases from the hospital and ED
- Average Patient Volume: 30 CT/MRI; additionally fluoroscopy and radiographs (on MRI/CT rotation) and 40-50 ultrasound plus 2-3 procedures (on ultrasound rotation)
- Academic Involvement: include funding/grant opportunities through multidisciplinary collaborations, publishing of peer-reviewed manuscripts and participating in local and national educational opportunities
The Department of Medical Imaging provides clinical service to Banner – University Medical Center (BUMC) which includes the sole Level 1 Trauma Center in southern Arizona, the Diamond Children’s Medical Center, University of Arizona Cancer Center, South Campus Hospital, University Medical Imaging and community sites throughout Arizona. The Department of Medical Imaging and BUMC are undergoing major growth and investment making this an attractive opportunity for the successful candidate. The department has a strong research core and is undergoing major investment in facilities and advanced technology.
Banner Health and University of Arizona Health Network have come together to form Banner – University Medicine, a health system anchored in Phoenix and Tucson that makes the highest level of care accessible to Arizona residents. At the heart of this merger is academic medicine – research, teaching and patient care – across three academic medical centers.
Banner – University Medical Center Tucson, formerly University of Arizona Medical Center – University Campus, is consistently listed among the nation's top hospitals in the prestigious Best Hospitals ranking by U.S. News & World Report and has the Magnet® designation for outstanding nursing care.
Banner – University Medical Center Phoenix, formerly Banner Good Samaritan Medical Center, is a nationally recognized academic medical center, highly regarded for its expertise to treat some of the most complex medical cases. It is the new home for medical discoveries, thanks to collaboration with the University of Arizona College of Medicine – Phoenix.
Banner – University Medical Center South, formerly University of Arizona Medical Center – South Campus, is a comprehensive medical center with an Emergency department, a state-designated trauma center and a Behavioral Health Pavilion. It is a state-accredited Cardiac Receiving Center and is designated a senior-friendly hospital by Nurses Improving Care for Healthsystem Elders.
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Banner – University Medical Center Tucson, formerly University of Arizona Medical Center – University Campus, is nationally recognized for providing exceptional patient care, teaching future health-care professionals and conducting groundbreaking research.
Also located on the campus is Diamond Children’s – recognized for its specialized pediatric services including neonatal and intensive care, emergency medicine and cancer therapies.
Banner – University Medical Center Tucson is Southern Arizona's only Level 1 Trauma Center, meaning we care for the most critically injured patients. The hospital is consistently listed among the nation's top hospitals in the prestigious Best Hospitals ranking by U.S. News & World Report. Our nurses’ innovative, safe and thoughtful care has been recognized with Magnet™ designation from the American Nurses Credentialing Center. The hospital’s physicians are full-time faculty of the University of Arizona College of Medicine – Tucson. Our specialty services include comprehensive heart and cancer care, advanced neuroscience techniques and a multi-organ transplant program. U.S. News & World Report has ranked Banner – University Medical Center Tucson among the best hospitals in the nation for Geriatrics (2012-15) and for Cardiology and Heart Surgery (2011-12). We have also been ranked as high performing in a variety of specialties during this time, including: Cancer Diabetes and Endocrinology Ear, Nose and Throat Gastroenterology and Gastrointestinal Surgery Gynecology Nephrology Neurology and Neurosurgery Orthopedics Pulmonology Urology Magnet Recognition In 2003, our Tucson campus became the first hospital in Arizona to receive Magnet® recognition from the American Nurses Credentialing Center for excellence in nursing. This designation is a testament to the innovative, safe and thoughtful care our professional nurses provide patients every day.