Emergency Ultrasound Director in NYC

Flushing, NY
Oct 21, 2022
Dec 14, 2022
Specialty / Focus
Emergency Medicine
Position Type
Practice Setting
Hospital / Health System
Job Details

The emergency ultrasound director will be a board-certified emergency physician who has a minimum of 3 years of experience after an EM ultrasound fellowship and who will be be given administrative oversight of the emergency ultrasound program from the EM Chief, Manish Sharma DO, MBA, FACEP. In addition to coordination of education, machine acquisition and maintenance, the US director is responsible for developing, monitoring, and revising the QA process.

Specific Ultrasound Director Responsibilities:

As ultrasound director his/her responsibilities include:
  • Developing and ensuring compliance to overall program goals: educational, clinical, financial, and academic.
  • Designing and managing an appropriate credentialing and certification program for physicians and/or residents within the group and/or academic facility.
  • Designing and implementing in-house and/or out sourced educational programs for all residents and attending physicians involved in the credentialing program.
  • Monitoring and documenting physician privileges, educational experiences, ultrasound scans, and CME.
  • Developing, maintaining, and improving an adequate QA process in which physician scans are reviewed for quality in a timely manner and from which feedback is generated.
  • Developing and monitoring an appropriate ultrasound machine maintenance care plan to ensure quality and cleanliness.

Other Requirements for Emergency Ultrasound Director:
  • Credentialed as an Emergency Physician
  • Privileges for emergency ultrasound applications

If you are eligible based on the above requirements & interested in pursuing this opportunity, please send your CV & letter of interest to Mr. Jonathan Hughes (Jonathan.Hughes@envisionhealth.com) & Dr. Manish Sharma (mas9064@nyp.org).

    Facility Information

    New York-Presbyterian Queens, located in Flushing, New York, is a community teaching hospital affiliated with Weill Cornell Medicine, serving Queens and metro New York residents. The 535-bed tertiary care facility provides services in 14 clinical departments and numerous subspecialties. With its network of affiliated primary and multispecialty care physician practices and community-based health centers, the hospital provides approximately 162,000 ambulatory care visits and 125,000 emergency service visits annually.
    • 125,000 annual volume
    • Level I Trauma Center
    • 56 ED beds
    • Well-established EM Residency Program
    • Observational Unit and separate Pediatric ED
    • Designated Stroke Center
    • Designated Emergency Heart Care Station
    • Fast Track
    • Simulation Lab, Active ED Research Program and ultrasound Fellowship
    • Full practice support with advanced practice providers, medical scribes and EMR

    Community Information

    Flushing, NY has the most ethnically diverse neighborhoods in the city. This area allows for easy commuting from Brooklyn, Manhattan, Queens, the Bronx and Westchester County. From Kugel to Kimchi, Flushing, NY is a foodies paradise! It is the home to the US Open, Citi Field, art and science museums, parks and botanical gardens and Queens Zoo.

    Benefits and Compensation

    Envision Physician Services is a dynamic physician- and clinician-led medical group that has been offering exceptional career opportunities for more than 60 years. With more than 25,000 affiliated clinicians coast-to-coast, Envision Physician Services is nationally recognized for delivering clinical excellence supported by innovation, integration and exceptional leadership.

    Candidates considering becoming a teammate at Envision Physician Services will find full-time, part-time and independent contractor opportunities available in a variety of community types, from rural and underserved communities to major metropolitan areas; practice settings, from small hospitals to academic health systems; and job levels, from entry level to senior management. Envision teammates also benefit from the following resources:
    • Strong leadership at local, regional and national levels
    • Exceptional quality of practice backed by comprehensive support services
    • Optimal care teams with flexible and equitable scheduling options
    • A-rated professional liability insurance
    • Extensive variety of practice settings coast-to-coast
    • Competitive compensation, including several benefit options
    • Opportunities for professional development, mentoring and career advancement
    • Clinician mental health and well-being support
    • Comprehensive education and training on leadership, management and clinical best practices, including a wide variety of CME programs
    • Clinical and scientific research opportunities

    *Benefits vary by division, clinical specialty and employment status.

    Company Information

    Envision Physician Services is a leading national medical group, delivering care when and where it's needed most. Our team of 25,000 clinicians specializes in anesthesiology, emergency medicine, hospital medicine, radiology, surgery and women's and children's care. Together, we care for more than 32 million patients a year and support healthcare partners across 45 states and the District of Columbia

    As a part of Envision Healthcare, we are making a meaningful difference in patients' lives and driving innovations that improve the delivery of care and the health of communities in every corner of America. We treat more than 15 percent of the country's emergency department visits, deliver more than 120,000 babies, conduct more than 10 million radiology reads and provide more than 2.6 million anesthesia cases each year.

    We are focused on protecting and empowering clinicians so they can focus on what matters most - caring for patients. We do this by providing mental health and well-being resources, administrative support, clinical best practices, clinical research opportunities, leadership coaching and more. Our unique structure enables us to develop local practices that support clinicians with regionally-based clinical leaders and operational expertise from our expansive nationwide network.

    Each Envision partner facility or health system has its own unique culture, but all of our sites recruit and hire clinicians who share the group's core values of being patient-focused, team-oriented and caregiver-inspired.

    Envision Physician Services values the diverse perspectives and experiences of our teams. We recognize that through our collective expertise, we can improve the delivery of care for patients and clinicians. Learn more about our commitment to diversity, equity and inclusion here and how we are supporting clinician wellness here . We are proud to be an EOE/AA employer.

    Recruiter Information

    Jonathan Hughes

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