Thoracic Radiologist, Kansas City, MO
Saint Luke’s Hospital, a 600 bed, regional tertiary hospital is seeking a board certified, fellowship-trained thoracic radiologist to join a successful and well-established program at the beautiful Plaza district in Kansas City. Saint Luke’s Hospital is the flagship of the Saint Luke’s Health System, a not-for-profit, locally owned and operated system, consisting of 11 hospitals and many physician practices in the Kansas City metropolitan area and surrounding region.
Features of our practice include state of the art digital facilities with GE and Philips MRI (five total including one 3 T and four .5 T) GE CT (six total including five 64 slice, and one 32 slice), PET/CT, and ultrasound. The thoracic imaging section receives referrals from Pulmonary Medicine, Thoracic Oncology, and Cardiothoracic Surgery as well as two busy emergency departments and inpatient services. Clinical responsibilities include radiography, CT, MRI, and PET/CT. Although a private practice, there is the opportunity to practice subspecialty thoracic imaging and participate in the multispecialty thoracic clinic. A partnership with an independent teleradiology service provides interpretive services after 6 p.m. during the week and after 3 p.m. on weekends.
Saint Luke’s Hospital is a part of the University of Missouri-Kansas City radiology residency and teaching responsibilities are required. The subspecialty based practice models allows for close to 100 percent dedicated time. We offer extremely competitive salary and vacation time, generous CME allowance, excellent health insurance, and retirement benefits. Faculty rank will be commensurate with experience.
About Saint Luke’s Hospital
Saint Luke’s Hospital of Kansas City has 611 beds and is one of the largest tertiary care hospitals in the region. Its network of more than 600 physicians represents more than 60 medical specialties. Saint Luke’s Hospital is a primary teaching hospital for the University of Missouri–Kansas City School of Medicine. It is a winner of the Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award; is recognized by U.S. News & World Report in numerous areas; and is nationally known for innovation, research, and patient care.
About greater Kansas City
The greater Kansas City metro area is a vibrant, growing community known for its thriving arts scene, world champion sports teams, natural beauty, and exceptional quality of life. With a population of more than 2 million, Kansas City is so much more than barbecue and jazz. It’s a place where unique sights and historic architecture meet cutting-edge innovation (Kansas City is the “Silicone Prairie,” after all).
On top of that, you’ll find dozens of museums, shopping and entertainment districts, wineries and breweries, the Kansas City Zoo, hiking and biking trails, and restaurants of every culinary stripe. Living in Kansas City, you’ll find high-quality schools and friendly neighborhoods. It’s why numerous national publications have called Kansas City one of the nation’s best places to live, work, and raise a family.
About Saint Luke’s Health System
Saint Luke’s Health System consists of 10 area hospitals and campuses as well as multiple primary and specialty care practices, and provides a range of inpatient, outpatient, and home care services. Founded as a faith-based, not-for-profit organization, our mission includes a commitment to the highest levels of excellence in health care and the advancement of medical research and education. The health system is an aligned organization in which the physicians and hospitals assume responsibility for enhancing the physical, mental, and spiritual health of people in the metropolitan Kansas City area and the surrounding region.