Interventional Cardiology Private Practice Opportunity - West Houston, Texas
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West Houston Medical Center, Houston, TX
Committed to the care and improvement of human life since 1985, West Houston Medical Center (www.westhoustonmedical.com) offers outstanding inpatient and outpatient healthcare services close to your home in west Houston. The 276-bed acute care, community-based hospital recently unveiled their $70 million, 95,000-square-foot expansion:
• The Heart Hospital at West Houston
• The Woman’s Hospital of Texas at West Houston
• 26 IMCU beds
Specialty services include a Wound Clinic, Geriatric Psychiatric Center, Neurosciences, Oncology, Cardiovascular Center and Sleep Center. West Houston Medical Center is home of the first accredited Chest Pain Center in Texas and performs more than 2,000 cath lab, cardiovascular and vascular procedures each year. Located on Richmond Avenue in prestigious West Houston, the hospital is convenient to premier suburban communities, noted for their excellent public and private schools, recreational amenities and desirable quality of life. The hospital prides itself on its excellent patient satisfaction ratings. The West Houston Medical Center has a campus located in Sugarland that has a Diagnostic Imaging Center, Surgery Center and a Cancer Center (ACR accredited in Radiation Oncology). Welcome to our hospital!
The nation’s fourth-largest city, Houston is a vibrant metropolis that leads the nation in creating new jobs. The world capital of the energy industry and home to the world-famous Texas Medical Center and NASA Johnson Space Center. When it comes to entertainment and recreation, Houston has a lot to offer, including professional sports teams, theater district and museum district, hundreds of clubs and live music venues. With its gigantic Galleria and more, Houston is a shopper’s paradise. Houston’s sunny climate makes it easy to enjoy the city’s municipal parks, jogging paths, and bike trails. Galveston Bay, and sunny Gulf Coast beaches are less than an hour away. Houston is one of the country’s most diverse cities with its many annual festivals to celebrate the cultural diversity. Families will appreciate the excellence of the area’s public and private schools and availability of institutions of higher learning. No state income and a vast selection of affordable neighborhoods provide additional incentives to relocate here.
Job SummaryHCA Healthcare is seeking an interventional cardiologist to join a solo interventional cardiologist based in the West Houston area to start a group practice. The practice has long standing ties to the area - the cardiologist has been practicing in the same location for over 15 years. Call would be one weekend per month. The recruiting cardiologist has placed an emphasis on finding a candidate with an interest in peripherals.
HCA's West Houston Medical Center will be providing financial support for the incoming cardiologist recruit, including first year salary support, marketing and relocation allowance, and practice start up support.