Interventional Cardiologist Needed in Beautiful Western NC

Location
Beautiful Western North Carolina
Posted
Jul 30, 2018
Position Type
Permanent

Caldwell UNC Health Care is the choice for health care in Caldwell County, NC. Our 110-bed licensed acute care hospital is a member of the UNC Health Care System. The Emergency Department sees approximately 30,000 visits a year. Caldwell Physician Network provides the majority of primary care and select specialty care to the surrounding market from 11 separate medical park locations throughout the county. The Caldwell team is seeking an interventional cardiologist due to the retirement of a long-standing partner.

General Description:

  • Full time
  • Inpatient/Outpatient
  • 1:3 Call Schedule
  • Invasive procedures (non-emergent)
  • UNC Caldwell promotes independence and leadership among physicians with minimal political distraction
  • Very autonomous position
  • Low cost of living with close proximity to major cities, suburban location
  • High quality of life with extensive access to outdoor activities
  • UNC Caldwell continues to experience exponential growth of providers and the population served
  • Practice Address- 322 Mulberry Street, Lenoir, NC 28645

Services the practice currently offers:

  • Cardiac Catheterization
  • Cardiology Consultations - Inpatient and Office
  • Echocardiograms
  • ETT - Exercise Treadmill Test
  • Non-emergent Angioplasty
  • Nuclear Stress Tests
  • Pacemaker Implantation
  • Percutaneous Coronary Interventions (PCI) (Angioplasty & Stenting)
  • Percutaneous Peripheral Vascular Interventions (PVI) (Angioplasty & Stenting)
  • Radial Cardiac Catheterization
  • Resources to Help You Quit Smoking or Using Tobacco Products
  • TEE - Transesophageal Echocardiogram
  • Transthoracic & Transesophageal echocardiography
  • Vascular Ultrasound Imaging Diagnosis

Position Features:

  • The benefits afforded a hospital-employed physician with rewards that recognize individual productivity
  • First-year compensation guarantee set by MGMA national benchmarks for the specialty
  • Attractive call rotation with collegial medical staff partners
  • Staff and administration in the practices who are well-trained, seasoned professionals
  • EPIC@UNC common EHR across the System
  • A high-quality cadre of surgical and procedural specialists to serve the community
  • A hospital that values physician partners as key members of the team
  • An organization that embraces Lean Methodology to transform toward excellence in processes

Benefits:

  • Medical, dental, vision, disability, group life, employee assistance program (EAP), flexible spending account, and 403b
  • Generous relocation allowance
  • Professional Liability coverage
  • Paid Time Off
  • Continuing Medical Education allowance
  • Location in the Blue Ridge Mountains of Northwestern North Carolina in Lenoir
  • Voted one of the Top Adventure Towns by National Geographic Adventure Magazine
  • Temperate climate with 4 seasons
  • A variety of things to do
  • Natural scenic beauty in Wilson Creek Gorge, a Wild and Scenic River
  • Breath-taking scenic views from The Blue Ridge Parkway
  • Proximity to higher education opportunities: Appalachian State University in Boone, NC; Lenoir-Rhyne University in Hickory, NC; Caldwell Community College & Technical Institute in Hudson, NC; and an excellent pre-K – 12 public school system that includes an Early College High School
  • A friendly atmosphere that welcomes newcomers to the community
  • One hour-and-ten-minutes travel time each to: Charlotte Douglas International Airport; the eclectic attractions of Asheville; the arts and history of Winston-Salem; and only 20 minutes to the North Carolina High Country and the mountain seasonal resort community of Blowing Rock.

To be considered, please e-mail your resume to: jennifer.lebeau@unchealth.unc.edu or call: 336-259-6501.