Excellent Full-time Cardiology Opening – Western Connecticut Health – Fairfield County, Connecticut

Location
Danbury, Connecticut
Posted
Dec 03, 2018
Specialty
Cardiology
Position Type
Permanent

Excellent Full-time Cardiology Opening – Western Connecticut Health – Fairfield County, CT

Western Connecticut Medical Group is seeking an additional full-time, employed, clinical cardiologist interested in both inpatient and outpatient consultative cardiology, to join our busy and growing employed practice. Opportunities available at both Norwalk and Danbury Hospitals. We are located in Fairfield County, Connecticut, about 50 miles outside of New York City. There is opportunity to do General Cardiology, Electrophysiology, and Interventional Cardiology as we expand services across the Network.

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. Norwalk Hospital, a Level II Trauma Center, is accredited as a Stroke Center and certified to provide Emergency Angioplasty for heart attack.

The ideal candidate will be board certified/eligible in Cardiology and looking to join a dedicated and collegial team, including APRN support. We offer a highly competitive compensation package, including base salary plus incentives and allowances for CMEs and Dues expenses as well as relocation.

Western Connecticut Health Network includes Norwalk, Danbury, and New Milford Hospitals. Established in 1885, Danbury Hospital is a not-for-profit community hospital providing Greater Danbury area residents convenient access to exceptional care. Danbury Hospital has 371 beds and approximately 70,000 ED visits per year. Norwalk Hospital has 366 beds and  approximately 50,000 ED visits per year. Both Danbury and Norwalk are teaching hospitals, associated with the University of Vermont College of Medicine, Ross University, American University of the Caribbean, and Yale School of Medicine.

Western Connecticut Medical Group, also part of the Network, includes 400+ physicians and 150+ advanced practice providers, serving a geographically broad region throughout Western Connecticut and eastern New York with over 70 outpatient practice locations.

Danbury, Connecticut, located in Fairfield County, is about 60 miles northeast of New York City and 60 miles west of Hartford, CT. 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. Surrounded by a number of quaint towns with scenic rolling hills, the area offers a variety of excellent housing and school options. Boston, New York City, New Haven, and Hartford are easily accessible via train, car, or bus.

Astride a hill with a commanding view of the Long Island Sound, Norwalk Hospital serves a varied and attractive region of Southern Connecticut. The hospital is just minutes from beautiful places to hike, swim, sail, or just walk along the beach. Connecticut Magazine recently named South Norwalk as the "hottest" nightspot between Boston and New York City, with a plethora of theater groups and restaurants to choose from. New York City is easily accessible by train or car.

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.

 

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