ABNCInvNonHF13, Cardiology - Non-Interventional in NC

Noninterventional Heart Failure / CHF - Western NC

Congestive Heart Failure (CHF / LVADS) Directorship position. Seek Experienced physician with leadership background - Western NORTH CAROLINA CITY.

  • Established cardiology practice in an attractive and desirable North Carolina city seeking top-tier, well trained heart failure/noninvasive physician with clinical experience in the field of Advanced Heart Failure and Mechanical Circulatory Support to grow LVAD program.
  • Proficiency in ECMO, short term mechanical support strategies and pulmonary hypertension are also preferred, but not required.
  • Ideal candidate will have exemplary, proven clinical and leadership skills to join dedicated group of providers to continue developing world-class HF program.
  • Practice has established, dedicated inpatient HF service and dedicated clinical office to manage full spectrum of HF patients.
  • There are 2 HF cardiologist, 2 LVAD surgeons and 3 dedicated HF NPs and a VAD coordinator in group. They also have an additional HF physician starting summer 2017.
  • Schedule: 3 weeks per month in outpatient CHF clinic, cath lab, imaging, etc. 1 week per month Monday –Sunday CHF inpatient service (rounds, consults, etc.) You will be a member of leading cardiology group in the region. Hospital employed opportunity.
  • One hospital: large, tertiary facility, listed in nation's top 50 for cardiovascular care.
  • Shared call - minimal. No general cardiology night call. The only night call is 1:3 for VAD only -Every 3rd night and every 3rd weekend. VAD call is minimal – PA/NP take first call and physicians provide backup. Volume is usually very low and you only have to come in, if the NP/PA can’t handle it – which is rare.
  • Compensation is based on experience for this position.
  • Benefits include: health, dental, short/long term disability, life, AD&D, dependent life, vision, retirement, CME, dues, and licenses, etc.
  • Sorry, not a visa opportunity.
  • Area: Theater, festivals, excellent restaurants, art galleries, cultural diversions and museums abound. A food lover's paradise, culinary offerings range from traditional southern comfort food to four-star cuisine.

    Email CV to Andrea for consideration: [email protected] or call Physician Services: 888-273-4628.