ACADEMIC CARDIOLOGIST: HEART FAILURE SPECIALIST

Employer
BANNER UNIVERSITY MEDICAL CENTER - TUCSON (BUMC-T)
Location
Tucson, Arizona
Salary
Attractive salary plus incentives
Posted
Jun 20, 2021
Closes
Aug 19, 2021
Ref
18583
Specialty
Cardiology
Hours
Full Time
Position Type
Permanent

Join A Top-Ranked University in the Recreational Corridor of the Southwest Banner University Medical Center – Tucson (BUMC-T)

AT THE END OF THE DAY…This is where YOU want to BE!

The Advanced Heart Failure and Mechanical Circulatory Support Division of Cardiovascular Medicine at the University of Arizona, in partnership with the Banner University Medical Center in Tucson, AZ (BUMC-T) is seeking a BC/BE Invasive Non-Interventional Heart Failure Physician.  The successful candidate will thrive in a fast-changing, multi-disciplinary environment. Ideally, candidates should have clinical expertise and focus on mechanical support devices and invasive hemodynamics. This is an exceptional opportunity to be part of a highly respected Advanced Heart Failure program under the direction of an outstanding medical director. BUMC-Tucson is a center for heart transplantation, total artificial heart, and mechanical circulatory support serving a population of over 1.2 million. The successful candidate will receive a faculty appointment to the University of Arizona that is commensurate with their credentials.

Practice details:

  • 1.0 FTE
  • Average daily patient load 6-10 per half day
  • Case/procedure types: Right heart catheterization, endomyocardial biopsies, Cardiomems insertion
  • 10 weeks heart failure call (in equal rotation with clinical peers)

Requirements include:

  • Board Certified/Board Eligible in Invasive Non-Interventional Cardiology
  • At least 3+ years experience preferred 
  • Team oriented, adaptable and comfortable working within a community hospital environment
  • Strong commitment to patient care

Banner Health and University of Arizona Health Network have come together to form Banner – University Medicine, a health system that makes the highest level of care accessible to Arizona residents. At the heart of this partnership is academic medicine – research, teaching and patient care – across three academic medical centers.

Banner – University Medical Center Tucson (BUMC-T), formerly University of Arizona Medical Center – University Campus, is consistently listed among the nation’s top hospitals in the prestigious Best Hospitals ranking by U.S. News & World Report and has the Magnet designation for outstanding nursing care. BUMC-T has a new 670,000 sq. ft hospital tower which opened 2019 with 22 new operating rooms. BUMC-T is renowned for excellence in patient care, biomedical research, teaching and community service. Located in the heart of Tucson, Arizona, it hosts more than a million patient visits annually in and around Tucson. BUMC-T values patient-centered care and health care innovation. Located in the Sonoran Desert surrounded by multiple mountain ranges, Tucson is a very friendly Southwestern town where you and your family will have time to enjoy your personal and professional endeavors!

Banner University Medicine’s total compensation package includes salary base plus incentives; relocation assistance; paid malpractice, paid CME plus allowance; and excellent benefit package options that provide security for you and your family with 401k retirement plan with 4% match after one year of service. Submit your CV for immediate consideration via our candidate portal at: https://practicewithus.bannerhealth.com/s/job-board?id=a3l3u0000015EmI For questions, please call Tara Waltz, Sourcing Strategist, at: (602) 747-8203. Visit our website at: www.bannerdocs.com

As an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer, Banner University Medical Group (BUMG) recognizes the power of a diverse community and encourages applications from individuals with varied experiences and backgrounds. BUMG is an EEO/AA - M/W/D/V Employer.