BC/BE Advanced Heart Failure Cardiologist
Piedmont Heart is currently recruiting an additional BC/BE Advanced Heart Failure physician for their Rockdale, Georgia location to support their rapidly growing and evolving heart failure program. This is an excellent opportunity to join a well-established practice located 30 miles east of Atlanta. This position will support the Piedmont Heart Advanced Heart failure team by offering the community access to state-of-the-art outpatient/inpatient management, clinical research opportunities, patient-centered cardiac rehabilitation programs, comprehensive case management.
The ideal candidate will be board certified in cardiology, board certified or board eligible in advanced heart failure, as well as imaging modalities-echocardiography and nuclear cardiology. This position will also have oversight of an ambulatory hospital based heart failure clinic. Call is 1:4 and one weekend every month.
Piedmont Heart is a top LVAD implanting center in the United States, a leading ECMO volume center in the nation and the only designated Center of Excellence in Georgia, and one of two CMS certified adult heart transplant programs in Georgia. The center currently offers a comprehensive heart failure disease management program and a full spectrum of advanced medical and surgical treatment options, LVAD management, including mechanical circulatory support and heart transplantation. Established ambulatory heart failure centers are located throughout the Piedmont Healthcare system that serve as satellites for care delivery. The program, supported by a robust cardiothoracic surgical team, is enabled to provide a full spectrum of services in cardiovascular care.
Piedmont Heart is a nationally recognized destination for high-quality cardiovascular care, committed to bringing both advanced medical care and a personal focus to our patients for the best outcomes. We have shaped the healthcare landscape with innovation, personalized care, integrated comprehensive services and treat the most challenging conditions.
Comprised of 11 hospitals, more than 900 employed physicians, and over 250 physician and specialist offices across greater Atlanta and North Georgia, Piedmont Healthcare is a fast-growing, recognized leader in delivering expert care with a clinically integrated network of over 2500 physicians. Metro Atlanta’s vibrant economy fuels a wealth of global communities and diverse cultural experiences, while the state of Georgia offers coastline beaches and mountain views. Live and work with the best at Piedmont in the big and small towns of The Peach State.
- Competitive Salary
- Comprehensive Benefits
- Epic EMR
- Physician Governance
- Quality, Service, and Reputation
Piedmont Rockdale is a 138-bed hospital in Conyers serving Rockdale County and the surrounding area. We offer quality healthcare services and respected physicians, surgeons and specialists.
Founded in 1954, Piedmont Rockdale became part of Piedmont Healthcare on October 1, 2017 – expanding quality healthcare services to our community.
Key Hospital Facts:
- Located in Conyers
- More than 1200 employees including physicians and healthcare professionals
- 24-hour emergency services plus major medical, surgical and diagnostic care, including:
- Wound Care
- Stroke Services
- Cardiac Services
- Certified Chest Pain Center with PCI
- Cardiac Rehabilitation
- Neonatal Intensive Care Unit
- Sleep Diagnostics
- Imaging Services
- Orthopedics and Sports Medicine
- Rehabilitation and Physical Therapy Services
- Women’s Services
- Labor & Delivery
- Obstetrics and Gynecology
- Surgical Services - includes the da Vinci Robotic Surgery
It's Time to Get Better
For more than a century, Piedmont Healthcare has been a recognized leader in delivering expert care. Last year, Piedmont served nearly two million patients - performing over 44,000 surgeries, delivering 8,000 babies, providing 471,695 outpatient encounters, completing 235 organ transplants and handling nearly 250,000 emergency room visits. For most, that would be a great track record. For us, it's a good start.
At Piedmont, we believe it's always time to get better.
Time to build on our reputation of excellence and enhance our services to deliver a whole new level of compassionate care, and time for discovering new treatment options while providing technology and tools that give patients the information they need - and the voice they deserve in choosing their healthcare.
Of course, the power of technology will never replace the power of a personal touch. That's why at Piedmont, we build long-term patient relationships and strong connections within our communities. What started as a single hospital a century ago has grown into an integrated healthcare system of 11 hospitals and close to 100 physician and specialist offices across greater Atlanta and North Georgia.
Piedmont’s purpose to make a positive difference in every life we touch is our Promise, and it governs our delivery of holistic patient-centric care. And we keep this promise every day. From our patients and their families, to our employees, volunteers, vendors and communities – making a positive difference is not just what we do, it’s who we are. Our team is committed to a common set of priorities aimed at creating a one-of-a-kind experience that always puts the patient first.
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