Interventional Cardiologist, Central Maine Heart and Vascular Institute
The Central Maine Heart and Vascular Institute (CMHVI) seeks an interventional cardiologist as part of the Coronary and Structural Heart Disease program. The program is one of many new developing programs in a dedicated service line consisting of inpatient and outpatient cardiology, advanced cardiac imaging, structural and interventional cardiology, electrophysiology, cardio-thoracic surgery and a robust vascular surgery program. Both experienced cardiologists and graduating fellows are welcome.
The candidate will participate in the Interventional Cardiology Section, which includes a high volume cath lab, STEMI, complex and high-risk PCI, as well as both inpatient and outpatient consultative cardiology services. Outpatient clinics will focus on interventional patients and referrals. Structural experience or a desire to perform TAVR and Mitral Clip, is encouraged and will be supported. There are leadership opportunities in the Acute Coronary and Shock Program, as well as the CVICU. There will be dedicated administrative time provided for specific interests in quality and process improvement.
The CMHVI is part of a larger Central Maine Healthcare System which includes three hospitals located in Lewiston, Rumford and Bridgeton. The CMHVI has an affiliation with Massachusetts General Hospital and is currently developing collaborative programs in surgery, shock and heart failure. There are opportunities for an interested candidate to expand on this MGH affiliation both clinically and academically.
Central Maine is located approximately 30 miles northwest of Portland. The Lewiston-Auburn area has the second highest population in Maine after Portland. Most providers live along the coast and in closer proximity to Portland. The CMHVI is committed to enhancing the Maine experience and promotes a work life balance which includes 4-day work weeks, STEMI call 1:4, competitive salaries above the national average, comprehensive benefits, concierge relocation assistance, tuition loan reimbursement and the equivalent of 6 weeks of vacation (Choice Time) plus additional paid CME weeks.
Maine has excellent schools, and offers a full outdoor experience that includes beautiful beaches, rocky coastline, access to lakes and mountains, skiing, biking and year-round hiking. The New England coastline with its charming towns and ports is unequaled in its desirability to live and raise a family. The Portland Jetport is 30 minutes from Lewiston with non-stop flights to most major cities and Boston s Logan Airport is 90 minutes from Portland.