Cardiologist

West Tennessee Healthcare   Jackson, TN   Full-time     Health Care Provider
Posted on September 21, 2022
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CARDIOLOGY OPPORTUNITY IN JACKSON, TN

Education, Training & Experience Required

  • MD or DO, board certified or board eligible in Cardiovascular Disease, with successful completion of fellowship training cardiovascular medicine at an accredited institution.
  • Must have a commitment to excellence in clinical service, be forward thinking and demonstrate problem-solving abilities necessary in this environment
  • Excellent communication (written and verbal), analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Ability to perform all technical skills in cardiovascular medicine.
  • H1b & J1 waiver eligible facility

The Practice / The Program

  • 642-bed tertiary care center
  • West TN Heart and Vascular Center
  • 6 cath labs, 1 EP lab
  • Highest level of PCI Accreditation
  • CV Surgeons to provide surgical back up
  • TAVR
  • High MI volume
  • Cardiac Anesth in house
  • Cardiac Intensive care
  • Hybrid ORs
  • High acuity ICU with advanced Cardiac: Impella, IABP, ECMO, proning for ARDS, SLED, SCUF
  • EMR: Cerner with Dragon for Dictation
  • Robust Benefits Package: Up to $90,000 in loan assistance, Sign on Bonus, Relocation, 403b, CME, and much more!

Essential Job Functions:

  • Rendering cardiology services on behalf of patients in the practice and hospital. Treating all patients consistently with the facilities available, the standards established in the medical community, and applicable law.
  • Providing leadership where applicable.
  • Actively participating in quality management including, but not limited to, the development and implementation of responsive, efficient treatment protocols for commonly treated conditions and evidence-based guidelines for morbidity and mortality reviews.
  • Actively participate in all medical and audit activities performed within the Hospital, including the Cardiology Program, including but not limited to, analysis of protocol outliers and inefficient outcomes.

The Community:

  • NO STATE INCOME TAX, low cost of living
  • Local Attractions: Symphony Orchestra, Cultural Arts/Theatre, Recreational Lakes/Rivers, Golf, Professional Sports
  • Convenient access to Memphis and Nashville
  • Ranked 6th Best Cost of Living Metropolitan Area in the Country (August 2017 Fortune Magazine)