Community Memorial Hospital - General Cardiologist
VCU Health Pauley Heart Center - South Hill, Virginia
VCU Healths Pauley Heart Center is seeking a general cardiologist to join our cardiac team at Community Memorial Hospital in South Hill, Virginia. The ideal candidate will be an experienced general cardiologist seeking a practice that will allow them to use the full spectrum of their clinical and teaching skills to serve the approximately 90,000 residents residing in the primary service area (Virginias Mecklenburg, Lunenburg, and Brunswick Counties), as well as a secondary service area extending into North Carolina. VCU Healths Pauley Heart Center is one of the preeminent heart centers in the U.S., and the successful candidate will join a team dedicated to both academic discovery and outstanding clinical care for its patients.
This position presents a cardiologist with the opportunity to make a meaningful impact on local communities, while also leveraging the myriad resources available within an academic health systemthat is, VCU Health, based in Richmond, Virginia. South Hill is located about 80 miles south-west of Richmond, and in 2014, the towns longstanding Community Memorial Hospital (CMH) merged with VCU Health. In 2017, VCU Health CMH moved into a brand-new replacement facility with 70 patient beds and an adjacent long-term care facility with an additional 140 beds. The Pauley Heart Center at VCU Health CMH is home to a permanent cardiac catheterization lab, and provides the most advanced cardiac care in the region.
Position responsibilities include:
- Outpatient, inpatient, and consultative clinical services.
- Collaboration across hospital departments, including primary care, hospitalists, ED, and imaging.
- Collaboration with other VCU Health cardiology providers to set and implement appropriate standards of practice related to cardiac care.
- Contribute to health system goals at the local level.
- Support clinical research protocols as needed.
- Participate in quality, safety, and efficiency initiatives.
- Board certified/board eligible cardiologist with demonstrated skills in cardiovascular disease
- Clinically oriented
- Possess sufficient research and teaching experience to be eligible for academic appointment
- Must be able to communicate effectively and work with a large multidisciplinary program
- Will be expected to participate in teaching and fellowship programs
- Must be eligible for medical licensure in state of Virginia
- Demonstrated experience working in and fostering a diverse faculty, staff, and student environment or commitment to do so as a faculty member at VCU
As a preeminent national, urban, public research university and academic health center, Virginia Commonwealth University is committed to organizational diversity, equity and inclusion - an environment where all can thrive in their pursuit of excellence.
As an equal opportunity employer, VCU Health System is committed to a diverse workforce. In order to ensure reasonable accommodation for individuals protected by Section 503 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, the Vietnam Veterans' Readjustment Act of 1974, and Title I of the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, applicants that require accommodation in the job application process may contact HR4U at 804-628-4748 or toll free 844 989-4748; address P.O. 980066, Richmond, VA 23298; email HR4U@vcuhealth.org. EOE M/F/Vet/Disabled
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