Radiology Physician

  • Job Reference: 1326783202-2
  • Date Posted: 16 May 2024
  • Recruiter: CommonSpirit Health
  • Location: Santa Cruz, California
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Care in the community, Care workers, Nurses, Restaurant & Service, Senior Care workers
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Overview
Foundation Physicians Medical Group (FPMG), a multi-specialty medical group aligned with Dignity Health, is seeking to add Radiologists to live/work in the beautiful coastal city of Santa Cruz, CA.

Opportunity specifics:
  • Full complement of specialties CT/MR/PET/US/X-ray
  • Must be comfortable reading Head CT
  • No mammography
  • Merge PACS and PS 360
  • Expanding radiology service
  • Egalitarian group with excellent colleagues
  • Light shared call w/ after hours coverage
Package includes:
  • Highly competitive compensation with signing bonus and moving allowance
  • Excellent benefits package including full health insurance, CME stipend, malpractice insurance and retirement plan
Santa Cruz is known for its beach scene, redwood forests, unique surf and art culture, natural scenic beauty and friendly and active residents. The weather is mild, with the sun shining more than 300 days a year. There's a cultural excitement of a world-renowned university, miles of sandy beaches, redwood forests and rugged mountains. Downtown Santa Cruz offers a plethora of restaurants and one-of-a-kind shops. It also offers an upscale residential district, historic Victorians, galleries, a modern museum and a vibrant nightlife. There are year-round cultural events for every interest. You and your family will have the opportunity of enjoying this unique paradise of contrast.

Dignity Health is a part of CommonSpirit , one of the nation's largest health systems dedicated to advancing health for all people.

CommonSpirit Health was formed by the alignment of Catholic Health Initiatives (CHI) and Dignity Health. With more than 700 care sites across the U.S. & from clinics and hospitals to home-based care and virtual care services CommonSpirit is accessible to nearly one out of every four U.S. residents. Our world needs compassion like never before. Our communities need caring and our families need protection. With our combined resources CommonSpirit is committed to building healthy communities advocating for those who are poor and vulnerable and innovating how and where healing can happen both inside our hospitals and out in the community.

Responsibilities
Patient Care:
  • Diagnose and treat various medical conditions.
  • Develop and implement comprehensive treatment plans.
  • Conduct thorough medical examinations and histories.
Communication:
  • Communicate effectively with patients, families, and healthcare teams.
  • Provide clear and concise medical information.
  • Foster a collaborative and patient-centered approach to healthcare.
Documentation:
  • Maintain accurate and up-to-date patient records.
  • Document medical findings, diagnoses, and treatment plans.
  • Ensure compliance with coding and billing regulations.
Diagnostic Procedures:
  • Order and interpret diagnostic tests, such as lab work and imaging.
  • Perform procedures as needed
  • Collaborate with specialists for further diagnostic evaluation.
Team Collaboration:
  • Collaborate with nurses, specialists, and other healthcare professionals.
  • Participate in interdisciplinary team meetings and case discussions.
  • Provide consultative services to other healthcare providers.
Quality Improvement:
  • Participate in quality assurance and improvement initiatives.
  • Review and analyze clinical outcomes for continuous improvement.
  • Implement changes to enhance patient care and safety.
Compliance:
  • Adhere to ethical and legal standards in medical practice.
  • Stay informed about healthcare regulations and compliance requirements.
  • Participate in quality audits to ensure adherence to standards.
Continuous Learning:
  • Stay abreast of medical advancements and best practices.
  • Participate in ongoing medical education and training.
  • Contribute to the development of clinical protocols and guidelines.
Qualifications
  • A valid and unrestricted California medical license
  • Board eligible or board certified in specified area of medical specialty (ABMS or AOA)
  • Completion of an accredited post-graduate training program
Pay Range
$228.00 - $288.00 /hour