Electrophysiology - St. George, UT - Dixie Regional Medical Center

St. George, UT
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Nov 06, 2018
Feb 06, 2019
Full Time
Excellent BC/BE Electrophysiologist OpportunityThe Intermountain Heart Institute which is part of the Intermountain Healthcare system provides nationally and internationally recognized cardiovascular care and healthcare system throughout Utah with a referral base of all the surrounding states. This well-recognized health care organization which provides high volume, complex, and reputable care is seeking a new Electrophysiologist due to significant growth of city and surrounding communities, the electrophysiology practice, and the retirement of senior physician at Dixie Regional Medical Center.

Dixie Regional Medical Center:

We are a well-established, collegial, and dedicated group of 8 cardiologists including 2 electrophysiologists. There are two committed electrophysiology laboratories to allow complex ablations. The electrophysiologists are supported by 3 invasive/noninvasive specialists, 4 interventional cardiologists, one of whom is also our advanced structural heart disease specialist , 3 cardiovascular surgeons, and 6 APC's.
  • Recent upgrades to the EP Lab have the capability to perform EP procedures at an extremely low radiation dose or no fluoroscopy
  • Some of the position resources include:
    • We utilize Biosense Webster and St. Jude Medical mapping systems
    • We utilize Arctic Front Cryoablation as an alternative energy source for paroxysmal atrial fibrillation
    • A developing left atrial appendage occlusion program
    • High volume of implantable devices with an established implantable device clinic of -- patients
    • An opportunity for clinical research in electrophysiology trials with Intermountain Medical Center and up to a 20% time commitment for research or administrative interests
    • Systemwide collaboration in an integrated electrophysiology team
  • Electrophysiology call only in a highly supported group environment which includes a fully accredited noninvasive department: echocardiography, nuclear cardiology, vascular imaging, cardiac CT, and cardiac MRI.
  • Our physicians perform 2,500 heart catheterizations, 1,200 coronary interventions, 100 transcatheter valves, and 450 electrophysiology procedures each year.

Practice Information
  • Employment position with the Intermountain Medical Group
  • Competitive salary with transition to production and additional compensation for meeting quality goals
  • Signing bonus
  • Full Intermountain benefits that include defined pension, 401K match and CME
  • Relocation provided, up to 15K
  • Visa sponsorship not available

Intermountain Healthcare Information

What does it mean to be a part of Intermountain Healthcare? It means that the quest for clinical excellence is not just a goal, but a given. It means building an environment where physicians and employees can deliver the best in healthcare. And it's realizing each employee or volunteer is vital to the healing process, because we can only achieve the extraordinary together . Being a part of Intermountain Healthcare means joining with a world-class team of over 36,000 employees and embarking on a career filled with opportunities, strength, innovation, and fulfillment. Our mission is: Helping people live the healthiest lives possible®. Our patients deserve the best in healthcare, and we deliver.

For the sixth consecutive year, Intermountain Healthcare was named as one of the "Top 150 Places to Work in Healthcare" in 2018 by Becker's Hospital Review .

Intermountain Healthcare is a Utah-based, not-for-profit system of 22 hospitals, a broad range of clinics and services, about 1,400 employed primary and secondary care physicians at more than 185 clinics in the Intermountain Medical Group, and health insurance plans from SelectHealth. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.

Community Information
St. George is located within sculpted red rock desert valleys that are nestled below pine covered mountain peaks. The area is surrounded by multiple national parks and is a top destination with its year-round warm weather and favorable climate, collegiate town environment, golf courses, and outdoor recreation opportunities. St. George is the fastest-growing metropolitan area in the United States according to new estimated from the Census Bureau. To accommodate the rapid growth, Dixie Regional Medical Center, a level II trauma center, recently expanding to 336 inpatient beds, has more than 320 physicians on staff, serves southern Utah, northern Arizona, and Nevada.