Physician - Pulmonary Disease - Critical Care - Get the best of both worlds -live and work in Northern New York on the water

Package Highlights:

Annual salary: $385,000, plus a WRVU productivity model
Signing bonus:
Education Loan repayment:
$20,000 each year
Relocation reimbursement:
4-year contract with stable base
A generous benefits package

Practice Highlights:

Hospital Employed, join a group of three other board certified pulmonologists offering a wide spectrum of specialized pulmonary and critical care medicine
1:4 weekly call, hospital rounding and management of 10-bed ICU, serving one hospital
Office conveniently located 5-minute drive to hospital campus
Catchment population:
Large network of providers offering a strong referral base
Serving the military men and women from nearby Fort Drum, home to the 10th Mountain Army Division
Monarch Robotic Bronchoscopy system, launched in 2020
Video/navigational ultrasound bronchoscopy with cytopathology
Certified Sleep Lab, Cardiopulmonary stress testing
Well-established lung cancer screening program
Teaching opportunities are extended with accredited ACGME/AOA family medicine and internal medicine residency training programs
A very appreciative patient population offers a professionally rewarding career


Holds Board Certification with the American Board of Internal Medicine, with subspecialty certification in Pulmonary Medicine, or actively in process
Values patient-centered care and has desire to work within a team model
Demonstrates top-notch interpersonal skills in addition to excellent clinical skills
Enthusiastic and motivated to provide the best possible care and outcomes

About Samaritan Medical Center

290-hospital beds; medical staff of 180 physicians representing 42 specialties
Largest community-based hospital in Northern New York
Committed to meeting the healthcare needs of the residents living in Northern New York
Newly constructed (2018)
Walker Center for Cancer Care – a state of the art comprehensive cancer center, soon to affiliate with Roswell Park Care Network
Newly added hospital wing for obstetrical and children’s inpatient care (2019)
Construction for new service line: Women’s Wellness and Breast Care outpatient services (2019)
Not-for profit, not affiliated with larger system, financially stable
Committed to providing outstanding patient care and support

About Northern New York State

Watertown, itself, is a small city with big city amenities.
Outside city limits, the area opens to large tracts of land offering rural or semi-rural living options.
One can embrace open space, fresh air, pure water, organic living and “Mother Nature at her Best”.
Watertown offers close proximity to Lake Ontario, the St. Lawrence River – 1000 Islands regions, Adirondack Mountains and showcases an abundance of options for recreational activities.
There is ease of access to urban areas and a 40-minute drive takes one to the Canadian border crossing.
A nearby airport provides American Airline connections via small jet services, as well as opportunity for recreational aviation. The four seasons provide a wide range of diversity for one’s wardrobe as well as a wide range of activities for the outdoor enthusiast.
This is a safe location, with an outstanding educational system, offering affordable housing and concludes that this is a great place for family living.

Location: Watertown, NY - 13601
Full time
Salary Range
$147,000.00 - 292,000.00
per Year
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Watertown, NY 13601, US