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Saint Thomas Heart Advanced Heart Failure Opportunity
Saint Thomas Heart in Nashville, Tennessee is seeking a talented and ambitious advanced heart failure physician to join our nationally recognized program. We are recruiting this physician to join our group at Saint Thomas Midtown and West Hospitals. The ideal candidate will have a focused interest in heart failure management. Skill in the management of VAD and transplant patients is required. The position will include a transplant rotation. An interest in building and co-leading a pulmonary hypertension clinic is desired. The candidate should have outstanding communication skills and be able to network with referring physicians. Seeing patients at an outreach clinic is expected.
Saint Thomas Heart:
Saint Thomas Heart is the cardiac division of Saint Thomas Health and includes the cardiology programs at Saint Thomas Midtown Hospital, Saint Thomas Rutherford Hospital and Saint Thomas West Hospital. We offer complete cardiac services, from the treatment of chest pain, to minimally invasive surgical procedures and heart transplant. With over 70 cardiac specialists, 59 locations and Tennessee's largest network of accredited Chest Pain Centers, Saint Thomas Heart offers greater access and the experience that comes with seeing more heart patients than anyone in Tennessee.
About Ascension Health:
In Tennessee, Ascension’s Saint Thomas Health operates nine hospitals in addition to a comprehensive network of affiliated joint ventures, medical practices, clinics and rehabilitation facilities that cover a 68-county area and employees more than 8,000 associates. Serving Tennessee for 15 years, Ascension is a faith-based non-profit health system which is the largest in the U.S. and the world’s largest Catholic health system, operating 2,500 sites of care – including 141 hospitals and more than 30 senior living facilities – in 24 states and the District of Columbia.
Focused interest in heart failure management
Board certification or board eligibility in Advanced Heart Failure and Transplantation
Skill with management of VAD and transplant patients required
Willingness to build and co-lead a pulmonary hypertension clinic desired
Seeing patients at an outreach clinic is expected
Why Join Ascension?
In Tennessee, Ascension’s Saint Thomas Health operates nine hospitals in addition to a comprehensive network of affiliated joint ventures, medical practices, clinics and rehabilitation facilities covering a 68-county area and employing more than 8,000 associates. Across the state, Saint Thomas Health provides a wide variety of inpatient and outpatient services. The clinical programs and medical facilities are continuously updated to meet both the changing needs of the community and the challenges posed by innovations in technology.
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 a Cardiologist with Saint Thomas Health Svcs-TN, you will have the opportunity to
Provides medical services to patients in an assigned area.
What You Will NeedLicenses/Certifications/Registration:
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