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General Cardiologist with MRI - Asheville, NC

Asheville Cardiology Associates, the leader in cardiovascular care in western North Carolina, is seeking a full time General Cardiologist for their Asheville location. The candidate should be skilled in imaging with the option of performing cardiac catheterizations. Candidate must be board eligible or board certified. BC in MRI is highly preferred.

About Asheville Cardiology Associates

Our staff is comprised of more than 35 cardiologists, including three pediatric cardiologists and a support staff of over 200 highly skilled individuals. Asheville Cardiology Associates physicians participate as board members of the American Society of Echocardiography, and are also members of numerous state and national committees of the American College of Cardiology. Our cardiologists are committed to continuously advancing their skills through educational courses, symposia and research.

The hallmarks of our practice are clinical excellence, our compassionate environment and dedication to decrease the incidence of heart disease and improving treatment processes for all patients by being in the national forefront of cardiology research.

About Mission Health System

This position is affiliated with Mission Hospital, a member of Mission Health System. Mission Hospital is a Level II Trauma Center licensed for 730 bedsand serves as the tertiary referral center for Western North Carolina. Mission Hospitals Heart Services was named one of the nations Top 50Cardiovascular Hospitals by Truven Health Analytics in 2013. For the secondconsecutive year, Mission Health System was named as one of the nations Top 15Health Systems by Truven Health Analytics. Mission Health System also has beenrecognized by The Commonwealth Fund as having one of the most effective qualityimprovement programs in US hospitals.
Mission Health, based in Asheville, North Carolina, is the states sixth-largest health system with almost 11,000 employees and is western North Carolinas only not-for-profit, independent community hospital system governed and managed exclusively in western North Carolina. Mission Health, which traces its roots in the region back to 1885, operates six hospitals, numerous outpatient and surgery centers, home health provider CarePartners, and the regions only dedicated Level II trauma center. Its medical staff consists of more than 1,000 physicians certified in more than 50 medical specialties and sub-specialties. Mission Health has seven Centers of Excellence: Cancer, Heart, Neurosciences, Orthopedics, Trauma, Womens Health and Mission Childrens Hospital, the regions only childrens hospital. Mission Hospital, located in Asheville, is the systems flagship hospital and is licensed for 795 beds. Other Mission Health member hospitals include Angel Medical Center in Franklin, Blue Ridge Regional Hospital in Spruce Pine, Highlands-Cashiers Hospital in Highlands, McDowell Hospital in Marion and Transylvania Regional Hospital in Brevard.