Nursing Workforce Information Center


Advanced Heart Failure/Transplant Cardiologist

County

Salt Lake

Website

http://physicianjobsintermountain.org

Date Posted

10/10/2013

Job Type

Physicians

Job Id

1004063

Specialty

Cardiology

Sub/Other Specialty

Advanced Heart Failure/Transplant Cardiologist

Organization

IMC’s beautiful 100-acre campus serves as the flagship facility of the nationally acclaimed Intermountain Healthcare 22-hospital not-for-profit system, hailed by healthcare experts as the new standard for the delivery of high-quality integrated care while reducing cost.
Intermountain Heart Institute at IMC is the premier heart program in the Intermountain West with 37 employed highly-specialized experts in all areas of cardiac care. Our institute is actively involved in cardiac research and has achieved national/international preeminence in various fields with 195 presented abstracts and 109 peer-reviewed publications just in the last 3 years (IntermountainHeartInstitute.org).

Intermountain Healthcare is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We are unable to provide Visa sponsorship.

Location

Salt Lake City, UT

Practice Information

The Intermountain Heart Institute at Intermountain Medical Center (IMC) in Salt Lake City is seeking a full-time BC/BE Advanced Heart Failure/Transplant Cardiologist. The successful candidate will join an established team of 3 cardiologists, 5 cardiothoracic surgeons, and 4 cardiac intensivists with an exceptional multidisciplinary working relationship. The heart transplant program at IMC has been an integral member of the Utah Transplantation Affiliated Hospitals (U.T.A.H.) Cardiac Transplant Program consortium since its inception in 1985. Our growing heart failure clinic at IMC is one of the busiest in the U.S. with over 5,000 annual patient visits. The service is amply supported by 8 NPs, 6 nurse coordinators, and a full-time pharmacist. Clinical in- and out-patient duties will be focused on the full spectrum of management modalities for advanced heart failure including VADs, the total artificial heart, and transplantation. Non-clinical protected time is available for candidates with research interest or potential. The recruited candidate will be expected to participate in activities that enhance program development and quality of care as well as in teaching and educational programs.

Contact Information

Qualified applicants are invited to submit a cover letter of interest and current CV to: A.G. Kfoury, MD, FACC, Intermountain Heart Institute LL1, 5121 South Cottonwood Street, Murray, Utah 84107. Phone: 801-507-4637. Fax: 801-507-4811. E-mail: akfoury@imail.org. With copy to Wilf Rudert, Physician Recruiter, Phone: 800-888-3134. Fax: 801-442-3388. E-mail: PhysicianRecruit@imail.org

Community Information

Salt Lake City offers a one-of-a-kind combination of metro and mountain. It is a diverse major urban oasis with a breathtaking alpine backyard with unmatched year-round recreation. The SLC international airport is conveniently located and services direct flights to most U.S. cities.

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