NON INVASIVE CARDIOLOGY - GEISINGER MEDICAL CENTER

Location
Danville, PA
Posted
Jun 19, 2017
Specialty
Cardiology
Position Type
Permanent
  The Geisinger Heart Institute (GHI) at Geisinger Medical Center (GMC), located in Danville, Pa., is seeking a BC/BE Clinical Non-Invasive Cardiologist to join an integrated, multi-specialty group practice.

About the Position

·         Join a system-wide team of 8 cardiovascular surgeons, 4 thoracic surgeons, 11 vascular surgeons and 41 cardiologists supported by 49 advanced practitioners

·         Program features include academic-style inpatient services and clinics with 15 general cardiology fellows, internal medicine house staff, advanced practitioners, and specialized fellowships in advanced imaging and interventional cardiology.  Services include TAVR, complex arrhythmia ablation, and the full range of coronary, vascular and other structural heart interventions.  The echo lab is IAC-accredited and provides interventional imaging services. 

·         Research opportunities abound and research is encouraged.

·         Cardiology department members participate in Geisinger Health System-wide initiatives, leadership of the internal medicine residency program, and national societies.


DANVILLE, PENNSYLVANIA

Geisinger fosters an atmosphere of clinical excellence while offering the best of life in small-town America-good schools, safe neighborhoods with affordable housing and a wealth of cultural and recreational activities. The surrounding natural beauty provides opportunities for fishing, skiing, canoeing, hiking and mountain biking. Urban life is easily accessible, with NewYork, Baltimore, Philadelphia or Washington DC just an afternoon’s drive away.

Geisinger Medical Center (GMC), located Danville, Pa., the largest tertiary/quaternary care teaching hospital in the region, is licensed for 475 beds, including 89 pediatric beds in the Janet Weis Children’s Hospital.  GMC, a Magnet Hospital, maintains the region’s only Level 1 Regional Resource Trauma Center with additional qualifications in pediatrics. GMC offers an array of highly specialized medical and surgical services, including neurosciences, cardiovascular services, transplantation, women’s health (in the Women’s Pavilion), oncology and orthopaedics.  The Hospital for Advanced Medicine serves as an integrated center for the most critical patients. Outpatient services are available on and off campus.

Henry Hood Center for Health Research (HHCHR), also located on GMC’s campus in Danville, Pa. was founded in 2003 and is a comprehensive enterprise that promotes traditional health services and clinical, epidemiologic and translational research.

Geisinger Health System is an integrated health services organization widely recognized for its innovative use of the electronic health record, and the development of innovative care models such as ProvenHealth Navigator® and ProvenCare®. As one of the nation’s largest rural health services organizations, Geisinger serves more than 3 million residents throughout 48 counties in central, south-central and northeast Pennsylvania. The physician-led system is comprised of approximately 23,500 employees, including a 1,200-member multi-specialty group practice, nine hospital campuses, two research centers and a 467,000-member health plan, all of which leverage an estimated $7.7 billion positive impact on the Pennsylvania economy. The health system and the health plan have repeatedly garnered national accolades for integration, quality and service. In addition to fulfilling its patient care mission, Geisinger has a long-standing commitment to medical education, research and community service.

 

For more information, please contact Lori Surak, Talent Management, Geisinger Health System at: ljsurak@geisinger.edu or 570-214-8123

**Does not qualify for J-1 waiver. We are an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity Employer.  Women and Minorities are Encouraged to Apply.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability or their protected veteran status.

 

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