Cardiologist, Noninvasive - Reading Hospital

Location
West Reading, Pennsylvania
Posted
May 13, 2022
Ref
2021-39364
Specialty
Cardiology
Position Type
Permanent
Overview

Reading Hospital/Tower Health , due to community need and physician retirements, is seeking a Noninvasive Cardiologist to join our very busy team of 14+ Cardiologists and a Cardiovascular Fellowship. The Cardiology group includes excellent support staff, a team of Advanced Practitioners, in-office diagnostic capabilities and utilizes EPIC EMR. The Miller Regional Heart Center located at Reading Hospital encompasses a 24-bed preparation and recovery unit and 4 cardiac catheterization labs with a full structural heart program.

Tower Health is an innovative, leading health system dedicated to advancing the health and transforming the lives of the people we serve through compassionate, accessible, high quality, cost-effective healthcare. Together, our three hospitals and other entities provide a full range of medical care from prevention, screening and education; to the latest clinical services and surgeries available; to rehabilitation. We also offer wellness programs and public health services that ensure our communities are the healthiest they can be.

Drexel University College of Medicine at Tower Health have partnered to expand opportunities for medical training in the region. The partnership will improve patient access to highly trained, skilled providers, while also addressing projected physician shortages and positively impacting the local community and economy. Tower Health has joined forces with Drexel University with an additional location for the university's College of Medicine in West Reading training 200 medical students, less than one mile from the Reading Hospital campus. This collaboration will bring undergraduate and graduate clinical education and research to a single campus.

Reading Hospital has received numerous awards and recognition including HealthGrades.
  • America's 50 Best Hospitals Award™ (2022)
  • America's 100 Best Hospitals Award™ (2017-2021)
  • America's 100 Best Hospitals for Critical Care™: 6 Years in a Row (2014-2021)
  • Top 5% in the Nation for Critical Care: 6 Years in a Row (2014-2021)
  • Five-Star Recipient for Coronary Bypass Surgery: 5 Years in a Row (2015-2021)
  • Five-Star Recipient for Treatment of Heart Attack: 6 Years in a Row (2014-2021)
  • Five-Star Recipient for Treatment of Heart Failure: 7 Years in a Row (2013-2021)
  • Top Performer on Key Quality Measures for Acute MI and Heart Failure
  • Disease-Specific Certification for Heart Failure Program
  • One of 10 Best Value Hospitals in Pennsylvania
  • Top 1 percent of U.S. hospitals for clinical outcomes


Job Summary

The Noninvasive Cardiologist will perform a full scope of duties/responsibilities including inpatient rounding, Cardiology imaging interpretation and outpatient appointments.

Benefits & Perks:
  • Competitive Compensation Plan with a superb benefits package
  • CME Allowance and Time
  • Retirement programs
  • Loan Forgiveness Assistance Program
  • Malpractice Insurance with Tail Coverage
  • Relocation Assistance
  • H1B Visas and Green Card Sponsorship (we cannot currently support J1 Visa Waivers).

Living in Berks County - From Reading Fellows (Video)

Reading Hospital is located in West Reading, part of Berks County, Pennsylvania. This is an area that offers many wonderful places to live and raise a family. Berks County is 1 hour northwest of Philadelphia and within driving distance of other major metropolitan areas like Baltimore and New York City, offering an easy chance to get away for some big city excitement.

Contact Name: Ken Nichols

Contact Email: Kenneth.nichols@towerhealth.org

Contact Phone: 484-628-6581

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Qualifications

Requirements:
  • MD or DO
  • BC Internal Medicine
  • BC/BE Cardiologist
  • Pennsylvania Medical License

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