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(Archived) General Cardiology / Consultative Cardiology

Last Updated: 8/13/19

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Job Description & Requirements
General Cardiology / Consultative Cardiology in Oregon
StartDate: ASAP Pay Rate: $275000.00 - 400000.00

The Knight Cardiovascular Institute (KCVI) at Oregon Health & Science University (OHSU) is seeking applications for a full-time General Cardiologist. We are seeking candidates who are board certified or board eligible in Cardiovascular Disease, with additional certifications or training in Advanced Imaging (ECHO, Nuclear or PET). The ideal candidate will have previous experience working in an academic medical center teaching medical students, residents and/or fellows, and will be eligible for the rank of Assistant or Associate Professor of Medicine.

  • Incoming faculty will join a newly established Consultative Cardiology team wholly focused on enhancing cardiology service offerings, both clinically and educationally, including developing non-traditional, face-to-face bricks and mortar approaches to patient care.
  • The general cardiology clinical duties will include outpatient clinic, inpatient cardiology and cardiology consult service rotations. Clinic time may also be spent in imaging, echocardiography or other areas depending on need and interests.
  • Educationally, there are opportunities to further develop the general cardiology curriculum, as well as impact relevant subspecialty fellowships being offered within KCVI, which includes: EP, Advanced Heart Failure/Transplant, Interventional Cardiology, and Advanced Imaging.
  • Research opportunities are available, both clinical and basic science research through KCVI which offers 12 research centers and programs.

KCVI offers a full spectrum of cardiovascular services including prevention, EP, adult congenital heart care, structural heart disease and features robust basic, translational, and clinical research programs. OHSU is consistently ranked as Oregon’s top Cardiology and Heart Surgery hospital and among the best in the nation according to U.S. News & World Report. OHSU is committed to providing the program requirements to develop a program which is nationally recognized as a leader in clinical care, education, and research.  

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Oregon Health & Science University values a diverse and culturally competent workforce. We are proud of our commitment to being an equal opportunity, affirmative action organization that does not discriminate against applicants on the basis of any protected class status, including disability status and protected veteran status. Individuals with diverse backgrounds and those who promote diversity and a culture of inclusion are encouraged to apply. To request reasonable accommodation contact the Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Department at [Register to View] or [Register to View] Benefits



About the Company
Merritt Hawkins, an AMN Healthcare company, is a permanent physician placement service that fills more physician jobs than any other firm. In addition to being the nation’s leader in physician employment search and consulting services, Merritt Hawkins also recruits and places select allied health professionals. AMN Healthcare is an EEO/AA/Disability/Protected Veteran Employer.  We encourage minority and female applicants to apply.



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Merritt Hawkins

Coppell, Texas, United States

Industry Leading Physician Recruiters Merritt Hawkins & Associates is the nation's premier permanent physician search and consulting firm. As the industry leader, our mission is to create enduring permanent matches between healthcare organizations and providers seeking to enhance their professional and personal lives. We also place allied health professionals in select disciplines.