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Physician - Cardiology Job in Owensboro, KY

Cardiology opportunities in KY - Interventional, Structural Heart, and Non-invasive - Pracitice in a Safe Community

Owensboro Health Owensboro, KY 42303
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  • Loan Assistance:Yes
  • Hospital Employee
  • Academic Opportunity:No
  • Telemedicine Opportunity:No
  • 09/24/2020
  • 817757

Owensboro Health in Owensboro, KY is seeking additional board-certified or board-eligible Cardiologists to join our employed physician group, consisting of nine cardiologists and six cardiac PAs/ NPs.  Due to volume in our expanded 18-county service area, we are seeking additional Interventional Cardiologists to spend on average 2.5 days per week in our state-of-the-art labs, and 2.5 days per week covering outpatient clinics.

Additionally, we have taken initial steps toward developing a Structural Heart Program and now need the right candidate to lead us into initiating a structural heart program.  Our ideal candidate will be a team player with outstanding dedication to patient service who participates in comprehensive interventional cardiology and clinical services and who has structural heart experience. Prefer someone who has developed or been a part of a structural heart program development in the past.

Owensboro Health is also seeking an additional Non-invasive Cardiologist to join our employed physician group.

• Competitive, guaranteed salary with RVU bonus potential

• Up-front bonus

• $6,000 CME annually

• Six weeks of paid time off (includes CME)

• Funded liability insurance/malpractice/tail coverage, multiple retirement plans, full health/medical benefits

• Hospital-employed position with integrated EMR (Epic) in hospital and clinics

• Staff call 1:13 (Office call 1:5 for Non-invasive; 1:4 for Interventional/Structural Heart)

• Newly-built hospital (2013) licensed for 477 beds, with state-of-the-art equipment including four Cath labs and Hybrid OR

• Providing access to care for a population draw of 560,000

• Family Medicine Residency program - teaching opportunities available

 

ABOUT OWENSBORO HEALTH

Owensboro Health is a community-focused, nonprofit healthcare system that provides innovative medical advancements and compassionate care to help improve the community. Owensboro Health includes Owensboro Health Regional Hospital, which is a top-rated hospital located 123 miles north of Nashville, TN and 109 miles southwest of Louisville, KY. Owensboro Health also includes diagnostic centers and regional clinics; primary care, education and wound healing centers; a cancer center; home care services; and HealthPark.

Each year, Owensboro Health Regional Hospital averages 1,800 births; 64,000 emergency room visits; 18,000 admissions and 500,000 outpatient visits each year. System wide, the organization has nearly 3,400 employees and 219 medical staff.

REGIONAL HOSPITAL

Owensboro Health Regional Hospital represents a new era of health care and wellness for the region. The brand-new, $500 million dollar hospital and medical office building project features a nine-story facility licensed for 477 patient beds, and offers views of lush green vistas and natural scenery from every room. In addition, highly advanced medical technology is easily accessible. Among the advancements, Owensboro Health has invested in:

  • 16 operating room suites
  • 2 da Vinci® surgical systems to aid in minimally invasive procedures
  • Expanded Neonatal Intensive Care Unit
  • Epic - electronic medical records system
  • RFID (Radio-frequency Identification) system for technology tracking and inventory

LIFE IN OWENSBORO

Owensboro is the main hub of western Kentucky and a premier city in the Midwest. Owensboro and the surrounding region are known for a friendly atmosphere. Located on the southern banks of the Ohio River, Owensboro has a low crime rate and cost of living, a high quality of life and wide variety of housing options.

As one of America's best places to live and work, Owensboro has much to offer, including:

  • Kentucky’s #1 Sportstown (Sports Illustrated): Kentucky Mavericks basketball, Owensboro Oilers baseball, year-round municipal ice area, host to numerous softball/baseball national tournaments, 4-field football complexes, 10-field soccer complexes, 5,000 seat indoor arena, numerous indoor gymnasiums, brand new tennis complex, Kentucky Motor Speedway
  • Enjoy the outdoors:  gorgeous state parks, bike trails, a skate park, 15 mile Greenbelt walking/running/biking trail encircling the city, 5 golf courses, fishing, disc golf.
  • Ranked #1 in the WORLD - Smothers Park Riverfront playground, spraypark, riverwalk, concessions, fountains, and live outdoor entertainment/music space
  • Riverpark Center: 1,500-seat performing arts and civic center that hosts 150 performances and 800 civic events each year
  • Culture: Owensboro Symphony Orchestra, Owensboro Dance Theatre, Owensboro Museum of Fine Art, Owensboro Museum of Science and Industry, International Bluegrass Music Museum, Western Kentucky Botanical Garden, Back Alley Musicals, Theatre Workshop of Owensboro.
  • Festivals: International Bar-B-Q Festival, Friday After 5 - a weekly, summer-long series of free outdoor music concerts, Owensboro Dragon Boat Festival, ROMP Fest- Bluegrass roots and branches international music festival, East Bridge Art & Music Festival, Owensboro Air Show, Big O Music Fest.
  • Higher Education: Brescia University, Kentucky Wesleyan College, Owensboro Community and Technical College, Western Kentucky University-Owensboro, University of Louisville Nursing School
  • K-12:  2 public school systems that are nationally ranked in academics, liberal arts, and athletics.  Private Catholic school system, Montessori Academy (pre K - 8th)
  • $200 million invested in downtown revitalization has resulted in:
    • Two new award-winning hotels, with a third under construction
    • New convention center
    • #1 ranked playground in the WORLD
    • Numerous new restaurants, and unique shopping
    • Opening 2017 - $15M construction for the new International Bluegrass Museum and Music venue
    • Phase 2 underway.....more to come!

I welcome the chance to further discuss this opportunity with you and develop a working program that would be advantageous to you and your family! 

Thank you for your time and have a healthy day!

Mitchell Sims
Owensboro Health
Manager, Physician Recruitment

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