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Physician, Electrophysiology Saint Thomas West

We Are Hiring

Electrophysiology- Saint Thomas Heart-Nashville, TN

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

Saint Thomas Heart in Nashville, Tennessee is seeking a talented and ambitious electrophysiologist to join our nationally recognized program in 2020. Our heart center includes over 60 physicians, including 7 EPs, serving a large regional referral network. We are recruiting a fifth EP to join our group at Saint Thomas West Hospital. This candidate will be a recently trained BC/BE Electrophysiologist.  The ideal candidate will have completed a two-year Electrophysiology Fellowship and be well versed in device implants, lead extraction and cardiac ablation with an emphasis on complex ablations such as atrial fibrillation and ventricular tachycardia. Current performance of epicardial VT ablation is required.  Experience with His bundle pacing is preferred. The candidate should have outstanding communication skills and be able to network with referring physicians. This position requires outreach at least one day per week. EPs are part of the general cardiology call rotation.

Saint Thomas West Hospital:

Saint Thomas West Hospital is a high-volume tertiary referral center for comprehensive heart care in Nashville, Tennessee. The hospital has 4 modern EP laboratories and access to two hybrid surgical suites. All cases are supported by cardiovascular anesthesiologists. A full range of EP procedures are performed, including over 400 AF ablations annually. Dedicated staff assists in the management of over 3,300 device patients.

Our program is supported by an Advanced Heart Failure Clinic and an active Structural Heart service. The cardiac surgical program is a national referral center for robotic mitral valve repair, MAZE procedure, septal myomectomy, cardiac transplantation, LVAD, and ECMO.

What You Will Need

Licenses/Certifications/Registration:

  • Required Credential(s):
    • Physician MD/DO credentialed from the Tennessee Board of Medical Examiners obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date. KY License also required if working in a Kentucky facility.

Education:

  • Diploma 
    • Doctor of Medicine (MD) or Doctor of Osteopathy (DO)

Work Experience:

  • None required.

Equal Employment Opportunity

Saint Thomas Health Services complies with all applicable federal and state laws prohibiting discrimination in hiring or employment practices on the basis of citizenship, race, color, religion, gender, age, national and ethnic origin, disability, or veteran status.

No question or item on this application for employment is intended to secure information to be used for such discrimination.  Information obtained through this application will be used solely to determine qualifications and suitability for employment. This application will be valid for a period of 90 days from date of completion. 

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.

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Job ID: 401309
Category: Physicians
Ministry: Saint Thomas Health, TN
Location: Nashville, TN

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