Excellent Full-Time Cardiology Opening in Danbury, CT (Fairfield County, 70 miles from NYC)

Location
Danbury, Connecticut
Posted
Sep 05, 2017
Specialty
Cardiology
Position Type
Permanent

Western Connecticut Medical Group is seeking a full-time Cardiologist to join our established and busy employed practice in Danbury, Connecticut, (Fairfield County) located about 70 miles northeast of New York City and near the border of Westchester and Putnam Counties in NY. The practice includes 13 physicians and six APRNs and excellent support staff. Danbury Hospital’s Emergency Department is an accredited Level II Trauma Center, a Stroke Center, and a Chest Pain Center, offering 24-hour interventional cardiology. Cardiac services at the hospital include Nuclear Cardiology, Interventional Cardiology, and Arrhythmia Center. Our Cardiothoracic Program includes TAVR. We offer a highly competitive compensation package, including base salary plus incentives and allowances for CMEs and Dues expenses as well as relocation.

The ideal candidate will be board certified/eligible in Cardiology and looking to join a dedicated and collegial team. Position includes inpatient work at Danbury Hospital and outpatient office services in our main office in the Medical Arts Building next to the hospital campus. There will also be opportunity to expand coverage to other area office locations in surrounding towns. The position includes teaching rotations with our Cardiology Fellows at Danbury Hospital.

Established in 1885, Danbury Hospital is a not-for-profit community hospital providing Greater Danbury area residents convenient access to exceptional care. Danbury Hospital is part of Western Connecticut Health Network, which also includes New Milford and Norwalk Hospitals as well as over 70 outpatient practice locations. Danbury Hospital has 371 beds and is a Level II Trauma Center with approximately 70,000 ED visits per year. As a teaching hospital, we are associated with the University of Vermont College of Medicine, Yale University School of Medicine, and St. George’s University School of Medicine. Our Medical Group includes 400+ physicians and 140+ advanced practice providers, serving a geographically broad region throughout Western Connecticut and eastern New York.

Danbury, Connecticut, in Fairfield County, is located in the foothills of the Berkshire Mountains and on the border of New York State, about 70 miles northeast of New York City and 60 miles west of Hartford, CT. This beautiful suburban location boasts excellent housing and school systems. As part of the greater NY metropolitan area, the city of Danbury enjoys both proximity to New York City culture and access to a wide array of outdoor activities, including hiking, biking, fishing, and boating in state and regional parks and preserves. Home to Western Connecticut State University, Danbury has abundant local historical, cultural, educational, and recreational attractions. Surrounded by a number of quaint towns with scenic rolling hills, Danbury offers the convenience of contemporary urban life with the beauty of a country lifestyle. Boston, New York City, New Haven, and Hartford are easily accessible via train, car, or bus.

Western Connecticut Health Network and its affiliates are Equal Opportunity Employers. This philosophy calls for equal opportunities for employment, training, and advancement regardless of sex, race, creed, age, marital status, national origin, ancestry, religion, disability, sexual orientation, or any other status protected by law.