Joe DiMaggio Children’s Hospital is seeking a Pediatric Cardiologist to further develop its busy and dynamic pediatric inpatient cardiac services division. The desired candidate should be BE/BC in pediatric cardiology and be able to successfully collaborate with a team of cardiac specialists within the division as well as other in-house specialists. This position will be primarily focused on inpatient, hospital-based cardiac care, including consultative and collaborative interface with cardiac intensivists, cardiology subspecialists (including EP, interventional cath, advanced heart failure, adult congenital) and medical subspecialists, as well as develop excellent extramural relations with local cardiologists. The cardiology-hospitalist will be responsible for daily functioning and coordination of care for the cardiology inpatient service, acceptance and review of patients referred for surgery, targeted consultation (for specific entities such as Kawasaki’s disease) and others.
The Heart Institute at Joe DiMaggio Children’s Hospital treats the full spectrum of cardiac disorders with the most advanced medical and surgical treatments. Currently, there is a 10-bed CICU and seven dedicated cardiac beds in the intermediate care unit. The opportunity for leadership may become available upon demonstration of administrative and leadership skills and professional tenure.
This is a full-time employed position with the multispecialty Memorial Physician Group. The position offers competitive benefits and a compensation package that is commensurate with training and experience. Professional malpractice and medical liability are covered under sovereign immunity.