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Good Samaritan Hospital, San Jose, CA
Good Samaritan (Good Sam) Hospital: acute care 429-bed hospital serving San Jose, Silicon Valley and surrounding counties in two locations: main campus in San Jose and Mission Oaks campus in Los Gatos. Good Samaritan provides tertiary services including cardiology, cardiovascular surgery, cancer treatment, advanced obstetrics/gynecology, in-patient and outpatient psychiatric services, in-patient rehabilitation, JCAHO-certified Primary Stroke Center, Level III Neonatal Intensive Care Unit, behavioral health and specialized surgery. Outpatient services include same day surgery, diagnostic imaging, cardiology, clinical laboratory, radiation oncology and the BreastCare Center. Readers of Bay Area Parent magazine chose Good Sam as "Bay Area's Best Place to Have a Baby" and "Family Favorite Hospital" for 10 consecutive years. Acute Rehabilitation Program is the only Silicon Valley hospital with a CARF accreditation specifically for stroke. Good Samaritan was again the only northern Calif. hospital to receive Outstanding Achievement Award from American College of Surgeons Commission on Cancer, 2008. Accreditation as Chest Pain Center for superior performance in emergency response, cath lab and cardiovascular surgery.
Technology. Interventional Neuro-Radiology in new biplane angiography suite; dedicated Oncology Unit with Palliative Care Program and Radiation Oncology center with latest targeted radiation equipment to improve accuracy, reduce treatment time and minimize damage to surrounding tissue, supported by new CT simulator and new linear accelerator. Diagnostic imaging: MRI with Excite software which improves imaging, speed and accuracy, enhancing emergency care and decreasing out-patient wait times. New 3.0 Tesla MRI. Combined PET/CT offers patients a single procedure and gives physicians earlier detection and diagnosis, more accurate staging and more precise treatment of oncology patients. A 64-slice CT gives Good Sam tremendous speed in emergencies and significantly expanded capacities for brain, cardiac and GI studies.
San Jose, California, is home to the largest concentration of technology expertise in the world—over 6,600 technology companies employing 254,000 people. A beautiful climate year-round offers a wide variety of exciting cultural, recreational, educational and entertainment opportunities as the 10th largest city in the U.S. Residential options range from urban loft living, traditional tree-lined neighborhoods to mountain top retreats. Superior recreation opportunities from hiking and biking to surfing/skiing. Excellent public schools and multiple private school options.
Job SummaryWell-established, highly reputable cardiology practice in the greater San Jose area is seeking to expand.
Thriving private practice is seeking a motivated, personable and clinically well-trained non-invasive cardiologist. This full-time role will meet the needs of an extensive catchment area that includes travel between two offices. Interests in nuclear stress test, echo, TEE and vascular ultra sound are preferred but not required. This full-time role will require inpatient (including CCU) and outpatient cardiology experience. Highly qualified BE/BC candidates who are committed to excellence in patient care and possess strong clinical skills are encouraged to apply immediately.
We offer a generous compensation package with a two-year track to partnership.
San Jose is home to the largest concentration of technology expertise in the world with over 6,600 technology companies employing more than 254,000 people. A beautiful year-round climate offers a wide variety of exciting cultural, recreational, educational and entertainment opportunities. As the 10th largest city in the US, residential options range from urban loft living, traditional tree-lined neighborhoods to mountain top retreats. Superior recreation opportunities include hiking, biking, surfing, skiing and just about everything in between.