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Physician Cardiology/ Heart Failure

We Are Hiring

Physician Cardiology - Ascension Borgess Heart Institute - Full-Time,Day - Ascension Borgess Heart Institute - Kalamazoo,MI

Why Join Ascension?

In Michigan, Ascension operates 15 hospitals and hundreds of related healthcare facilities that together employ over 200,000 associates. Across the state, Ascension Michigan is working together to help bring patients more resources and better care. Ascension Michigan is also committed to its community; it provided over $272 million in community benefit and care of persons living in poverty in FY2018. Ascension Michigan is dedicated to spiritually centered, holistic care which sustains and improves the health of individuals and communities.

Ascension is a faith-based healthcare organization dedicated to transformation through innovation across the continuum of care. As one of the leading non-profit and Catholic health systems in the U.S., Ascension is committed to delivering compassionate, personalized care to all, especially to those most in need. In FY2018, Ascension provided nearly $2 billion in care of persons living in poverty and other community benefit programs.

What You Will Do

As an Associate with Borgess Health-MI, you will have the opportunity to

Provides medical services to patients in an assigned area.

Responsibilities:

  • Evaluates and treats patients with appropriate medical diagnostic and treatment skills. Coordinates discharge planning with Case Management.
  • Recommends, participates in, and actively works to ensure the success of efforts to improve cost effectiveness of care provided to patients.
  • Accepts patient referrals from other physicians. Acts as admitting, attending and/or consulting physician for patients who require hospitalization for primary medical diagnoses.
  • Participates in academic programs, including medical education and research, as requested.
  • The above is intended to describe the general content of and requirements for the performance of this job. It is not to be construed as an exhaustive statement of duties, responsibilities or requirements.

What You Will Need

Licenses/Certifications/Registration:

  • Required Credential(s):
    • Licensed Drug Enforcement Admin obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date. 
    • Finger Printing obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date. 
    • Licensed Physician MD/DO obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date. 
    • Licensed CSR-Prescriptive Authority obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date. 

Education:

  • Doctor of Medicine 
    • MD/DO Degree is required as of hire datePost-graduate degree of medical management is preferred

Work Experience: 1- 2 years with special focus in Heart Failure treatment/diagnosis preferred. Open to new gradautes completing a heart failure related training program. 

Equal Employment Opportunity

Borgess Health is an equal opportunity employer, dedicated to the nondiscrimination in employment on the basis of race, color, age, religion, sex, national origin, handicap, disability, veteran or marital status.

Please note that Ascension will make an offer of employment only to individuals who have applied for a position using our official application. Be on alert for possible fraudulent offers of employment. Ascension will not solicit money or banking information from applicants.

Job ID: 331731
Category: Physicians
Facility: MIKAL Promed Healthcare Inc
Ministry: Ascension Borgess, MI
Location: Kalamazoo, MI

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