Job ID: 289875207  |  Last Updated: 7/6/2020

Interventional Cardiology Opening in Lexington, Kentucky

Britt Medical Search
Lexington, KY
Applicant Contact
Molly Britt
(888) 534-5864
(888) 510-1037
Accepts J-1 Visas

Job Description

Seeking a BC/BE fellowship trained interventional cardiology physician to join an established, dynamic practice located in Lexington, KY.

Cardiovascular services include:
- Accredited Chest Pain Center with direct cath lab access for field STEMIs
- 3D echo / Cardiac SPECT PET/Full Vascular lab
- Heart Failure Program
- Heart Valve Center
- Center for Atrial Fibrillation Heart Rhythm disorders
- Five cardiac cath labs with peripheral vascular and neurointerventional capabilities, and
- Three EP labs
- One hybrid OR suite for TAVR and TEVAR
- Lexington Cardiac Research Foundation participates actively in both post market approval studies as well as investigational device studies. Currently 48 studies are underway.

This is a full-time, benefited position with:
- An excellent salary plus potential bonus
- Malpractice, health, life and long-term disability insurance
- Company funded retirement plan
- Company matching retirement savings plan
- Competitive benefit options

About our physician-led medical group:

We offer you a caring, collaborative environment where leadership listens. A good work/life balance is a priority. And family is important to us. We bring together all of our employed providers into one comprehensive, multispecialty network serving residents of Kentucky, Indiana and neighboring states. Backed by a system of hospitals and led by experienced physicians who are distinguished in their fields, the group encompasses nearly 1,000 providers, including 610 physicians and more than 375 advanced practice clinicians. These professionals include primary care providers, as well as highly trained surgeons and specialists offering advanced treatments, technologies and care.

About our Lexington Medical Center:

We are a 391-bed tertiary care facility, and also a major medical research and education center. Established in 1954, we are recognized for excellence in heart care and cancer care, and the hospitals Clinical Research Center conducts groundbreaking research in both fields as well as in several other disciplines.

We continue to lead in maternity care, having delivered nearly 150,000 babies. The hospital operates six outlying outpatient centers, including locations in Georgetown, Nicholasville and Richmond.

We have been distinguished three times as a Top Performer by The Joint Commission and has been named a Magnet hospital for nursing excellence three times.

U.S. News World Report ranked us #1 in Kentucky in both 2014 and 2015 in its Best Hospital rankings.

Locally, we have been recognized for 10 years in a row as Favorite Hospital and Favorite Place to Have a Baby in the Readers Choice poll conducted by theLexington Herald-Leader.

About Lexington, KY:
- 2nd largest city in Kentucky, with over 300,000 residents in Lexington-Fayette County
- Located in the heart of the Bluegrass Region, often referred to as the Horse Capital of the World
- 600 miles from 50% of the US population, at the crossroads of two major interstates (I-75 and I-64)

Nestled amidst the picturesque horse farms and rolling hills of Kentuckys Bluegrass Region, Lexington is the second largest city in Kentucky, with 310,797 people living in the Lexington-Fayette County census area. Rooted in history, the city was established near explorer Daniel Boones home at Boonesboro, one of the first settlements in the state.

Often called the horse capital of the world, Lexington provides many opportunities to learn about horses and watch horse racing, including the legendary Keeneland Race Course, The Thoroughbred Center training facility, Kentucky Horse Park, and The Red Mile Harness Track, the second oldest horse racing track in the nation. Many retired Kentucky Derby champions live at Kentucky Horse Park and on horse farms in the surrounding areas.

The University of Kentucky has a large presence in Lexington, with its sports teams drawing fans from across the state to cheer on the Wildcats on game days. The city also is home to Transylvania University, Lexington Theological Seminary, and Bluegrass Community and Technical College, and is within a short drive of a number of other colleges and universities.

Kentucky is known worldwide for its bourbon whiskey, with five historic distilleries in the Lexington area and others within a short drive of the city. A number of smaller, craft distilleries are scattered across the region, along with craft beer breweries and wineries, most of which offer tastings and tours.

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