Non Invasive Cardiologist Needed in Fredericksburg, TX
Cardiology Non Invasive
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Heart Hospital Of Austin, Austin, TX
Heart Hospital of Austin is part of St. David’s HealthCare, one of the largest health systems in Texas, which was recognized with a Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award in 2014. Heart Hospital of Austin —home to one of the largest non-academic cardiovascular research programs in the world—is a 58- bed hospital with a comprehensive 24-hour emergency department, an advanced Executive Wellness Program, five operating rooms (ORs), including two hybrid ORs, three catheterization labs and two electrophysiology labs. It is one of the highest performing cardiovascular facilities in the nation, specializing in the diagnosis and treatment of cardiovascular disease. Healthgrades awarded Heart Hospital of Austin, in conjunction with its parent campus, St. David’s Medical Center, the 2016 America’s 100 Best Hospitals Award™, 2016 Patient Safety Excellence Award™ and the 2016 Outstanding Patient Experience Award™—a unique trio of awards that only three hospitals in the nation were able to achieve. Heart Hospital of Austin has been named one of the Top 50 Cardiovascular Hospitals in the nation by Truven Health Analytics for nine years and to Truven's list of 100 Top Hospitals for four years, in conjunction with St. David’s Medical Center.
Job SummaryAustin Heart is the largest cardiology group in Central Texas with over 45 physicians, 20+ advanced practitioner providers and 200 employees. Austin Heart has served the community for 25 years in 12 full time and 14 part-time offices in a service area the size of Maryland. Austin Heart offers comprehensive clinical services including a robust research program.
Austin Heart is part of the HCA family and is affiliated with St. David’s Healthcare, one of four organizations in the nation awarded the prestigious 2014 Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award for performance excellence.
USA Today voted Fredericksburg as one of the nation’s 10 Best Small Towns. Located in the beautiful Texas Hill Country, Fredericksburg is rich with German culture, architecture, wineries, breweries, great food, music, festivals, and best one-of-a kind shopping. Fredericksburg is easily accessible via U.S. and interstate highways, has an airport for private aircraft and is approximately 1 ½ hours from San Antonio’s and Austin’s International Airports. The population of Gillespie County is approximately 30,000.
Austin Heart has a full-time cardiology practice in Fredericksburg with a general cardiologist, an invasive cardiologist and a Nurse Practitioner. In addition, an EP physician sees patients twice a month in the office. The office supports an Austin Heart Imaging Center with nuclear, vascular, echo and stress echo imaging. The recruited cardiologist will be in an excellent growth market with high production and income potential. The office is located in the Perry-Feller Medical Office Building adjacent to the Hill Country Memorial Hospital. The Fredericksburg office has three outreach offices in Blanco, Brady and Mason.
The primary goals for the new cardiologist are to manage office and hospital patients, participate in a cardiology call rotation for the local hospital, engage in at least one outreach office, participate in marketing Austin Heart services to the community and be a collegial partner with other Austin Heart cardiologists.
Although heart surgery cases are transferred to the Heart Hospital of Austin, the cardiologist will see patients at Hill Country Memorial Hospital. Hill Country Memorial Hospital is a community non-tax supported hospital. It is an 86 bed-licensed facility serving eight counties. The hospital won multiple awards and designations including the 2014 Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award, the Watson Top 100 Hospitals, a CMS 5-Star rated hospital and a Press Ganey Guardian of Excellence facility.
The physician will be on call every fourth weekend and sharing call weekday call with two other cardiologists.
This is a wonderful practice opportunity in a growing community with the most prestigious cardiology group in Central Texas. The practice allows for professional growth, quality colleagues, a well-established and successful group practice and a comfortable lifestyle.