Cardiology - Non-Invasive Physician Job with Northeast Georgia Health System in Gainesville, GA

Medical Director for Cardiovascular Imaging - Gainesville, GA

Northeast Georgia Health System Gainesville, GA 30501
  • Full-Time
  • Accepts H1B Visas
  • Not Specified
  • Hospital Employee
  • No
  • No
  • 02/28/2023
  • 1103969


Georgia Heart Institute  (GHI) is the comprehensive, multi-disciplinary heart and vascular program of Northeast Georgia Health System (NGHS).  As the state’s most forward-thinking heart and vascular program, Georgia Heart Institute has been leading the way in heart and vascular care throughout the region for decades – treating thousands of patients annually – and this level of advancement and excellence has only continued to grow. Our comprehensive program offers patients convenient access to diagnostics and high-quality routine and preventative care wherever they live throughout the region. Enriched by cutting-edge research and state-of-the-art facilities in Braselton, GA and in Gainesville, GA, we offer some of the most advanced heart and vascular treatments in the region for more even the most complicated conditions.

We are thrilled that in September 2021 the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education approved a new cardiovascular disease fellowship training program at the Georgia Heart Institute of NGHS. The three-year program which began in July 2022 will train eighteen cardiovascular fellows – six per year – through a contemporary patient-centric and innovative educational experience that will produce exceptional cardiologists.

Are you ready to join our elite team?

We are seeking an experienced and innovative Advanced Imaging/Non-Invasive Cardiologist to serve as Medical Director of Cardiovascular Imaging.   Come and be a part of one of the largest and most experienced multidisciplinary teams in the nation!

Do you have what is takes?

  • Medical Doctor
  • Board Certified in Cardiology and fellowship trained in Advanced Imaging preferred
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Minimum of 2 years clinical experience post residency/fellowship
  • Demonstrated ability to work with a wide variety of providers and staff.
  • Superior interpersonal skills, unquestioned integrity, and high level of professionalism.
  • Evidence of exceptional clinical skills and experience to include work with Interventional/Structural heart teams.

About the position:

The Medical Director of Cardiovascular Imaging is responsible and accountable for both the clinical quality and viability of the Inpatient and Outpatient Cardiovascular Imaging services, which includes Echocardiography, Nuclear Cardiology, Stress Testing, Cardiac PET and Vascular Imaging. Responsible for providing subject matter leadership and visibility across the enterprise. This responsibility includes the management and coordination of clinical diagnostic cardiac operations through the Health System continuum of care; development of business decisions; coordination and facilitation of clinical care optimization, marketing, program development, and financial results.

Personalized & Comprehensive Care. Our patient-centered approach to care brings together all specialized services and treatments needed to deliver a truly personalized experience – from diagnosis to long-term disease management.  The appropriate candidate will have clinical interests in consultative and outpatient cardiovascular care with flexibility to also practice cardiovascular critical care and non-invasive imaging. Noninvasive imaging (echo, MRI, CT, etc.) will be an important part of this job.

Partnering Together in Heart Health Northeast Georgia Medical Center/Georgia Heart Institute Cardiology has a robust academic department consisting of specialists in all subdivisions of Cardiology including electrophysiology and complex ablations, interventional and structural cardiology, heart failure and mechanical device support, ECMO, complex cardiac and aortic/vascular surgery, preventive cardiology, and advanced imaging.

  • EMR Platform - EPIC
  • Non-Invasive Cardiology Fellowship with 6 fellows per PY
  • More than a dozen locations throughout Northeast Georgia
  • Team of more than 80 cardiologists and advanced practice providers
  • Dominant cardiovascular market share leader in our 19+ county service area
  • Team performs more than 5,000 cardiac procedures and 30,000 consults each year
  • First hospital in Georgia to receive Emergency Cardiac Care Center (ECCC) designation

Benefits of Working at Georgia Heart Institute at NGHS:

  • Excellent Compensation 
  • Malpractice Coverage  provided
  • Sign-on Bonus & Relocation Available
  • America’s 50 Best Hospitals – HealthGrades
  • NGHS is a Teaching Hospital with a growing GME program 
  • Thriving economy, low cost of living, and Award-Winning Schools
  • Short Commute only 45 minutes to Atlanta and 45 minutes to the North Georgia Mountains
  • Endless Outdoor Activities including hiking, biking, and world-class water sports on beautiful Lake Lanier.
  • Recognized in recent years as Georgia’s #1 Hospital for overall hospital care, overall surgical care, heart care, orthopedic surgery, women’s care and more

Your next career move is only a heartbeat away: contact Jennifer McCalla, Senior Physician Recruiter with GHI