Job ID: 289126113  |  Last Updated: 9/24/2018

Cardiac Intensivist, Heart and Vascular Institute

Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center
Hershey, PA
Applicant Contact
Greg Emerick
(717) 531-4725
(717) 531-4021

Job Description

Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center is seeking a full-time faculty as Intensivist for a 30-bed, state-of-the-art Heart and Vascular Intensive Care Unit (HVICU). The HVICU Intensivist team provides medical management to patients with complex therapies and interventions for advanced cardiac and pulmonary failure, including Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation (ECMO), Left Ventricular Assist Device (LVAD), Total Artificial Heart (TAH), Cardiac Transplantation, Complex Cardiac and Vascular Surgery, and all subspecialties of cardiology practice. The HVICU Intensivists work in collaboration with a team of acute care nurse practitioners and anesthesiologists to provide around-the-clock care.
Candidates will have completed residency and appropriate subspecialty training in any one of the following: Cardiothoracic Surgery, Pulmonology, Critical Care Medicine, Cardiology, Heart Failure and Transplant/Mechanical Circulatory Support. As faculty members employed by Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center, candidates will be involved in clinical, teaching and research activities.
Medical DegreeM.D., D.O. or foreign equivalent
Completion of accredited residency program(s) listed above
Eligible for license to practice medicine in the state of Pennsylvania

Candidates are encouraged to apply by submitting a letter of interest and CV to:

Greg Emerick
Physician Recruiter
Penn State Health
90 Hope Drive, PO Box 855
Hershey, PA 17033
Phone: 717-531-4725 Fax: 717-531-0733

The Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center, Central Pennsylvanias only academic medical center, is home to several hospitals, clinical and research institutes, and the Penn State College of Medicine. The Penn State Hershey Heart and Vascular Institute (PSHHVI) is a multispecialty collaborative that provides comprehensive heart and vascular care by a group of interdisciplinary leaders from all heart and vascular subspecialties. This union of specialties affords providers with enhanced collaboration and optimizes patient care. We are a resource and quaternary center providing cutting edge treatments to patients with cardiovascular disease. The campus is located in Hershey, PA, in close proximity to New York City, Washington D.C., Philadelphia and Baltimore.
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The Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center is committed to affirmative action, equal opportunity and the diversity of its workforce. Equal Opportunity Employer-Minorities/Women/Protected Veterans/Disabled.

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Penn State Milton S. Hershey Medical Center, Penn State College of Medicine and Penn State Hershey Children's Hospital are committed to enhancing the quality of life through improved health, the professional preparation of those who will serve the health needs of others, and the discovery of knowledge that will benefit all. Penn State Milton S. Hershey Medical Center is a 551-bed Level I regional trauma center. As Central Pennsylvanias only academic medical center and home to Penn State Hershey Childrens Hospital and Penn State College of Medicine, we are looked to as a resource for the most complex adult and pediatric cases. We have earned ANCC Magnet Recognition, which confirms our commitment to provide a professional environment that supports staff development and quality patient care.

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