The Department of Radiology, Henry Ford Medical Group is seeking a Physician Director of Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging. Candidates should have broad experience in all aspects of Nuclear Medicine, substantial clinical practice experience, and must be board certified in Diagnostic Radiology (by the ABR) with Special Competency in Nuclear Radiology (by the ABR) and/or Nuclear Medicine (by the ABNM). The successful candidate will be responsible for a full range of clinical care and administrative oversight at 2 hospitals and multiple multispecialty outpatient centers, and should have demonstrated substantial leadership experience. The individual should have the vision and skills required to lead projects and grow the division in a multidisciplinary team setting. Enthusiasm, diligence, and team spirit are highly desirable personal qualities.
The nuclear division at Henry Ford performs the full range of diagnostic and therapeutic exams, including PET/CT and bone density exams at multiple sites throughout southeast Michigan. The division is staffed by 5 board certified nuclear physicians, 28 technologists, 1 radiopharmacist and 2 medical physicists. The Department of Radiology performs over 1 million exams annually and has a robust and diverse training program with over 35 residents and 11 fellowship positions. The Department is actively involved with resident/fellow teaching and education, and a variety of clinical research and other academic endeavors.
Henry Ford Health System (HFHS) is a nationally recognized comprehensive, integrated, multi-specialty non-profit health care organization in southeast Michigan. It is comprised of 5 hospitals, multiple medical centers and one of the nation's largest group practices, the Henry Ford Medical Group, which includes more than 1500 physicians and scientists practicing in over 40 specialties. The Radiology Department provides services for several of the system hospitals, including the system's flagship institution, Henry Ford Hospital, which is an 877-bed tertiary/quaternary care hospital, education, and research complex in Detroit's New Center area. The hospital is recognized for clinical excellence and innovation, particularly in the fields of Neurosurgery and neurology as well as Cardiology and Cardiovascular Surgery, Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine, organ transplantation, and treatments for brain, prostate, breast, lung and gynecologic cancers. HFH is a Level 1 trauma center. The system's flagship institution, Henry Ford Hospital (HFH), is an 877-bed tertiary care hospital, education and research complex in Detroit's New Center area. The hospital is recognized for clinical excellence and innovation, particularly in the fields of neurosurgery and neurology as well as cardiology and cardiovascular surgery, orthopaedics and sports medicine, organ transplantation, and treatments for brain, prostate, breast, lung, and gynecologic cancers. HFH is a Level 1 trauma center.
HFHS is affiliated with Wayne State University and co-hosts the development and conduct of a wide variety of academic research projects. The successful candidate will be recommended for clinical faculty appointment to Wayne State University School of Medicine. Academic rank will be commensurate with experience.
HFHS is committed to the hiring, advancement and fair treatment of all individuals without regard to race, color, creed, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability, veteran status, size height, weight, marital status, family status, gender identity, sexual orientation, and Genetic Information, or any other protected status in accordance with applicable federal and state laws
Internal Number: HFHS_RAD_NM_2019_001
About Henry Ford Health System
Henry Ford Health System is committed to improving the health and well-being of our diverse Michigan community
Founded in 1915 by auto pioneer Henry Ford and now one of the nation's leading health care providers, Henry Ford Health System is a not-for-profit corporation managed by Chief Executive Officer Wright L. Lassiter, III and governed by a 17-member Board of Trustees, with volunteer-led advisory and affiliate boards providing additional leadership.
It is comprised of hospitals, medical centers and one of the nation's largest group practices, the Henry Ford Medical Group, which includes more than 1,200 physicians practicing in over 40 specialties. The System's flagship, Henry Ford Hospital in Detroit, is a Level 1 Trauma Center recognized for clinical excellence in cardiology, cardiovascular surgery, neurology and neurosurgery, orthopedics, sports medicine, multi-organ transplants and cancer treatment.
With more than 30,000 employees, Henry Ford Health System is the fifth-largest employer in metro Detroit, and among the most diverse.