Job ID: 290031067
Last Updated: 4/11/2022
Swedish Heart & Vascular Institute
The Swedish Heart and Vascular Institute is seeking an Interventional Cardiologist for its complex coronary interventional program. The mission of this program is to provide safe, compassionate, collaborative, evidence-based and cost-effective treatment to the whole patient. This is an opportunity to help build a complex coronary interventional program which includes left main and multi-vessel percutaneous coronary, mechanical circulatory support facilitated coronary intervention, as well as chronic total occlusion revascularization. You will be expected to participate in the pulmonary embolism response team and cardiogenic shock response team as well. This institute also has a strong clinical research program which provides resources and opportunities for multi-center clinical trials as well as investigator-initiated research projects. Additionally, the interventional cardiology program enjoys strong collaboration with other specialties including cardiac surgery, vascular medicine, critical care/pulmonary medicine, and cardiac anesthesia while emphasizing a multidisciplinary approach to the practice of cardiovascular medicine. Come join a top-tier program situated directly in the heart of Seattle Washington.
- Be a leader in percutaneous treatment of ischemic heart disease, with special emphasis on high-risk complex coronary intervention
- Interest in leading efforts in research and education in CTO/CHIP program
- Willingness to participate and help refine PERT and Shock team services
- Interest in process improvement in the cardiac catheterization laboratory and becoming a leader in the cath lab
- MD/DO degree from a recognized medical or osteopathic school required
- Board certification in cardiovascular disease and interventional cardiology required
- Fellowship training in high-risk coronary intervention required
- Top-notch skills in communication, team dynamics, and culture creation required
Where You ll Work
Swedish Heart & Vascular Institute is a leading cardiovascular care center with the broadest range of services, subspecialties and expertise in the region. With locations around Western Washington and a dedicated heart facility in downtown Seattle, the Institute is committed to advanced diagnosis, treatment and rehabilitation for adult and pediatric cardiovascular diseases and conditions. The providers dedicate themselves to clinical research and education by collaborating with other cardiac surgeons, vascular surgeons, cardiologists and interventional radiologists around the region.
Where You ll Live
Seattle is the Pacific Northwest s largest urban center, with a metro population of 3.25 million, and is home to world-class arts and entertainment, a robust economy and an outstanding school system. The city hugs Puget Sound and offers magnificent mountain views to the north, east and south. Home to the world s biggest tech giants, Seattle offers some of the highest minimum wages in the country, along with a notable music and arts scene, outdoor lifestyle and amazing coffee.
Who You ll Work For
Swedish is a comprehensive health network with a long history of excellence. The Seattle-based system operates five hospitals with more than 1,500 beds, and more than 115 primary and specialty care clinics. Part of the Providence family, Swedish is world-renowned for its innovative and ground-breaking diagnoses, treatments and medical research at its five award-winning institutes: cancer, digestive health, heart and vascular, neuroscience and orthopedic. Its mission is to improve the health and well-being of each person it serves.
Equal Opportunity Employer including disability/veteran
Job ID Number: 15855
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