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Job Description

Job Title: Electrophysiologist
Job ID: 200001LN
Status: Full-Time
Regular/Temporary: Regular
Hours:
Shift: Day Job
Facility: UPMC Altoona Reg Health Srvcs
Department: BMA Cardiology
Location: , Altoona PA

Description

Join a well-established and growing team of cardiologists in a financially strong and thriving world-class health system. UPMC Altoona is seeking a board certified/board eligible electrophysiology cardiologist.

About ARHS Cardiology:
The Altoona Regional Health Services (ARHS) Blair Medical Cardiology practice includes 2 interventional cardiologists, 1 electrophysiologist, and 1 heart failure specialist with APP support. Our practice has a comprehensive pacemaker clinic and established EP clinic with a solid patient base that served over 1500 patients in 2019. The cath lab served over 3,000 patients in 2019, adding TAVR and Watchman procedures recently.

About the Position:
• Join a cardiology practice of 2 interventional cardiologists, 1 electrophysiologist, and 1 heart failure specialist
• Practice has comprehensive pacemaker clinic and established EP clinic with solid patient base
• Primarily outpatient practice with APP support
• Patient load of an estimated 25 patients per day
• Work schedule in the office Monday – Friday 8 am – 5 pm; 3 days in clinic and 2 days in research
• Call schedule is 1 night per week, Monday – Friday and 1 in every 4 weekends

Benefits:
• Competitive base salary and wRVU bonus
• Sign-on bonus and relocation expense
• Annual CME stipend and paid vacation
• Occurrence-based malpractice insurance
• Employer-funded retirement plan
• Paid health/dental/vision and life/disability insurance

About UPMC Altoona:

UPMC Altoona (part of the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center hospital network) offers exceptional career growth opportunities and stability as part of a financially strong and thriving world-class health system. The 400-bed regional health care system provides care to nearly 350,000 residents in central Pennsylvania. UPMC Altoona is a level II trauma center, regional oncology center, and a Joint Commission certified stroke center. The hospital provides comprehensive cardiology and cardiovascular surgery, neurosurgery, vascular and endovascular surgery, behavioral health, vascular and wound care. The Health System’s medical staff is comprised of approximately 400 primary care physicians and specialists.

Qualifications

  • Board certified or board eligible in Cardiology
  • Qualified applicant must possess MD or equivalent 
  • Eligible for licensure in the state of Pennsylvania

Salary Range: $0 / hour

Union Position: no

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