Cardiothoracic Surgeon - Academic setting; Creighton University - Omaha, NE
Cardiothoracic Surgeon to join CHI Health- Creighton University affiliated Omaha, Nebraska
Join our busy and rapidly expanding Cardiovascular Institute
Creighton University Medical Center Bergan
All levels of experience considered. New graduates welcome. Enjoy the benefit of mentoring from our exceptional team.
Ventricular Assist Device (VAD) training strongly preferred. Be a part of building the destination and bridge LVAD therapy. Implantation experience with these therapies is highly desired of the applicant. ECMO on site.
Preferred candidates have interest in scholarly pursuits and the education and training of fellows, residents, and students
Currently perform over 320 CABG cases; joining current CT surgeons with nearly 600 total cases
Performing Thoracic, vascular or esophageal cases is optional
- The cardiac surgeons are heavily involved in the structural heart program, including TAVR, Mitraclip, LAA closure procedures
- STS 3 star program
- Universal care model within our Heart and Vascular Institute
- All cases staffed by B/C Cardiac Anesthesia
- 4 OR sites includes 1 hybrid suite
- Large cardiology team of Interventional, Structural Heart, EP and Heart Failure. Full imaging complement on site
- Academic Appointment with Department of Surgery Creighton University School of Medicine (CUSOM)
- Call 1:3
- Extensive built-in primary care referral network
- EHR - Epic
Qualified candidates please send CV to: Terri Bangert; Physician Recruitment Specialist 402-328-3384
Omaha is Nebraska's largest city with more than 860,000 residents in the metropolitan area. Housing and cost of living are well below the national average. Omaha has a strong and vibrant business community, and the city is home to five Fortune 500 companies including ConAgra Foods, Union Pacific Railroad, and Mutual of Omaha. We are home to the NCAA College World Series, the 2012 Olympic Swim Trials and the world renowned Henry Doorly Zoo. Greater Omaha has a strong system of public and private schools. We are also fortunate to have a wide array of public and private institutions of higher learning.
In a survey done by Kiplinger's Personal Finance magazine (May 2012), Omaha was ranked as the #1 city in the "10 Great Cities to Raise Your Kids". Omaha was also recently named one of the nation's "2011 Best-Value-City in America" to live, work and play by Kiplinger magazine. No matter your preferences, Omaha truly is a first-class destination!
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CHI Health Clinic, sponsored by Catholic Health Initiatives (CHI), is the largest faith-based healthcare system in Nebraska and southwest Iowa. A growing multi-specialty network of highly-skilled medical providers, CHI Health Clinic offers primary and specialty care at more than 100 locations throughout the Omaha metro locations and in smaller communities throughout Nebraska and Southwest Iowa. CHI Health Clinic employs nearly 600 physicians and advanced practice clinicians representing more than 40 specialties. As the primary teaching partner of Creighton University’s health sciences schools, CHI Health and CHI Health Clinic are committed to teaching the health professionals of the future.
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In fiscal year 2018, CHI provided more than $1.14 billion in financial assistance and community benefit for programs and services for the poor, free clinics, education and research. Financial assistance and community benefit totaled approximately $2.1 billion with the inclusion of the unpaid costs of Medicare. The health system, which generated operating revenues of $15 billion in fiscal year 2018, has total assets of approximately $20.5 billion.
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