Chair - Department of CardiologyJob ID 11024119
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|Title||Chair - Department of Cardiology|
|Work Schedule||Monday - Friday Some Wknds/Call|
|Position Summary and Qualifications||Chair - Department of Cardiology |
Founded in 1922, Deborah Heart and Lung Center is an academic teaching hospital which specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of adult coronary, valvular, congenital and structural heart disease, as well as vascular and pulmonary disease, while providing outpatient cardiology services for children. In 2018, our patient volume reflected more than 5,300 admissions and same day procedures and 63,200 ambulatory care registrations. Cardiovascular procedures included over 4,500 cardiac catheterizations, 3,163 electrophysiology procedures, and 498 cardiac surgeries representing a 9% year-over-year overall growth in clinical activity.
The facility has an active hybrid operating room, TAVR Program, Watchman program, EP, steriotaxis capability, and high-resolution cardiac catheterization laboratories.
The successful candidate will have a documented track record of collaborative leadership success advocating for both staff and administrative priorities. Contemporary experience with clinical technology and how to leverage that expertise for process and care improvement is desirable. The position requires managing a complex and diverse department, deploying employed physicians both inside and at outside practice sites, plus developing and managing budgets and formulating strategic plans. Experience in a hospital-based Cardiology Department or product line is preferred. Record of accomplishment in education, research or scholarly activities is desirable.
The successful candidate will lead a growing department of 25 Cardiologists, 5 Hospitalists, 13 Advanced Practice Providers, and associated support personnel. Within Cardiology, there are ACGME-approved Fellowships in Cardiovascular Disease, Interventional Cardiology and Electrophysiology. The Chair will support research efforts at Deborah including more than 30 active clinical trials. The Chair of Cardiology provides oversight to Non-invasive Clinical Cardiology, Medical Intensive Care, Non-invasive Nuclear Lab, Echocardiography Lab, inpatient and outpatient services and multiple specialty clinics. The Chair also provides oversight to the Division of Interventional Cardiology/Endovascular Medicine and the Division of Electrophysiology. The Chair is expected to drive institutional priorities which include helping to lead an Advanced Heart Failure initiative to help grow the LVAD Program and enhance a network of regional referral sources.
Deborah offers an outstanding compensation package including a base salary and incentive compensation, comprehensive benefits programs, medical malpractice and more.
Interested candidates should send a CV in confidence to: Heidi Terzo, Manager, Talent Acquisition and Senior Physician Recruiter at Terzoh@deborah.org.
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