Heart & Vascular Institute Interventional Cardiologist
Lehigh Valley Health Network
Location: Allentown, Pennsylvania
Internal Number: 0194b21f27243a69312602409e0db801
This is truly an extraordinary time to join the Lehigh Valley Health Network. LVHN is one of the nation's most advanced health networks, offering comprehensive care in 95 clinical specialties. We are the region's largest employer and the health care provider of choice for more people in the region. Love Where You Work!
At Lehigh Valley Health Network, you can provide community care and impact lives of your patients! We are seeking an enthusiastic BC/BE Interventional Cardiologist who has exceptional clinical and interpersonal skills to join our team in the beautiful Lehigh Valley.
LVHN has the most experienced cardiologists and cardiac surgeons in the region. LVHN consistently ranks among the best in the nation for heart attack survival.
Many of our heart specialists have trained at the nation's top heart programs. Our cardiac surgeons and thoracic surgeons are all board-certified, many having served fellowships or received additional training with leading programs.
LVHN was the region's first to perform transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR) and is recognized as a center for performing complex mitral valve repair surgery. We lead the region in the life-saving technology known as ECMO (extracorporeal membrane oxygenation) and have specialized programs in women's heart health, sports cardiology, advanced heart failure technologies, peripheral vascular and venous care and rhythm disturbance care.
Since 2002, LVH-Cedar Crest, LVH-17th Street, LVH-Muhlenberg, LVHN-Tilghman and Home Health and Hospice Services have earned Magnet(r) recognition from the American Nurses Credentialing Center. This designation is the highest and most prestigious distinction a health care organization can achieve for nursing excellence and quality patient care. We're the only Magnet-designated medical center in the region.
We care for patients with complex cases of heart disease that many hospitals turn away. You only find this level of clinical expertise at the country's top medical centers.
Full Time Position
Includes coronary interventional procedures, high risk PCI, mechanical circulatory support, and participation in the pulmonary embolism response team
Preferred interest in peripheral vascular disease and peripheral interventional procedures
Must be Board Certified/Board Eligible
A valid Pennsylvania Medical License or ability to obtain one is required
Benefits & Perks:
Attractive Work Schedule & Starting Bonus
Highly Competitive compensation with a superb benefits package
Low-cost health insurance for employees and their families
Generous CME allowance and time
Top-tier retirement programs
Educational Stipend and Loan Forgiveness Assistance Program
Malpractice Insurance with Tail Coverage
Influenza vaccination and COVID-19 Vaccination is required for all colleagues unless medically contraindicated or due to a bona fide religious belief or practice. Applicants possessing a medical marijuana card will not be considered for safety sensitive positions.
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