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Physician - Academics-Cardiology

Banner Health
Phoenix, Arizona
Closing date
Dec 13, 2024

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Full Time
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The Advanced Heart Failure, Heart Transplant and Mechanical Circulatory Support division of Cardiovascular Medicine at the University of Arizona, in partnership with the Banner University Medical Center in Phoenix, AZ is seeking a BC/BE in Advanced Heart Failure and Transplant Cardiologist Physician. The successful candidate will thrive in a fast-growing, multi-disciplinary environment. Ideally, candidates should have clinical expertise in all aspects of advanced heart failure including heart transplant, mechanical support devices, cardiomyopathies, and invasive hemodynamics. This is an exceptional opportunity to be part of a highly respected Advanced Heart Failure program under the direction outstanding medical and surgical directors. BUMC-Phoenix is a center for heart transplantation, total artificial heart, and mechanical circulatory support serving a population of nearly 5 million. Being the 5th largest city in the US, the population is culturally diverse. The program's post-transplant survival rate is well above the national average and is the highest volume center for total artificial heart implantations. Strong collaboration and communication make it a center that supports applicants at all levels of their career.

The successful candidate will receive a faculty appointment to the University of Arizona that is consistent with their credentials. Faculty participate in Medical Education at all levels. There are clinical and translational research opportunities through the University of Arizona facilitated by a comprehensive research support structure and dedicated administration. The Cardiology Division has complex electrophysiology, structural heart, advanced imaging programs to compliment the Advanced Heart Failure Program. The University of Arizona Graduate Medical Education also provides all cardiac sub-specialty fellowship programs including Advanced Heart Failure and Transplantation. The program trains 1 Advanced Heart Failure Fellow annually.

The Valley of the Sun offers every type cultural, leisure, sports and entertainment opportunity, all in one of the most desirable year-round climates and geographies. Outdoor activities abound!

Job Details:

* 1.0 FTE
* Average daily patient load 15-20 per half day; outpatient load 6-8 per half day
* Case/procedure types: Right heart catheterization, endomyocardial biopsies, Cardiomems insertion
* Heart failure call, in equal rotation with clinical peers

Essential Functions and Qualifications:

* BC/BE in Advanced Heart Failure and Transplant Cardiology.
* Team oriented, adaptable and comfortable working within a community based academic hospital environment.
* Strong commitment to patient care and teamwork.

Banner Health and University of Arizona Health Network have come together to form Banner - University Medicine, a health system anchored in Phoenix and Tucson that makes the highest level of care accessible to Arizona residents. At the heart of this merger is academic medicine - research, teaching and patient care - across three academic medical centers: Banner - University Medical Center Phoenix, formerly Banner Good Samaritan Medical Center, is a nationally recognized academic medical center. The world-class hospital is focused on coordinated clinical care, expanded research activities, and nurturing future generations of highly trained medical professionals who serve the community.

Banner Health total compensation package includes:

Salary base plus incentives

Relocation Assistance

Paid CME days with allowance

Fully paid occurrence-based malpractice

Excellent benefit package options that provide security for you and your family

Banner Health is a financially sound non-profit organization, with a Fitch rating of AA-. We are physician-led, and value the voice of our providers. We take pride in being integrated and innovative, developing ways for Health Care Made Easier, Life Made Better. Discover for yourself the benefits of working with the support of Banner Health and having access to the latest technology, a multitude of yearlong outdoor activity options, from hiking, cycling to boating to golf, to simply sitting and enjoying some of Mother Nature's most astounding creations. When it comes to a variety of

lifestyle and leisure choices like this, you just can't beat Arizona.

Please submit your CV for immediate consideration.

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 Physician - Academics-Cardiology

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