Joe DiMaggio Children's Hospital is seeking a Pediatric Cardiologist to further develop its busy and dynamic pediatric inpatient cardiac services division. The desired candidate should be BE/BC in pediatric cardiology and be able to successfully collaborate with a team of cardiac specialists within the division as well as other in-house specialists. This position will be primarily focused on in patient, hospital based cardiac care, including consultative and collaborative interface with cardiac intensivists, cardiology subspecialists (including EP, interventional cath, advanced heart failure, adult congenital) and medical subspecialists as well as develop excellent extramural relations with local cardiologists. The cardiology-hospitalist will be responsible for daily functioning and coordination of care for the cardiology inpatient service, acceptance & review of patients referred for surgery, targeted consultation (for specific entities such as Kawasaki's disease) and others.
The Heart Institute at Joe DiMaggio Children's Hospital treats the full spectrum of cardiac disorders with the most advanced medical and surgical treatments. Currently, there is a 10-bed CICU and seven dedicated cardiac beds in the intermediate care unit. The opportunity for leadership may become available upon demonstration of administrative and leadership skills and professional tenure.
This is a full-time employed position with the multispecialty Memorial Physician Group. The position offers competitive benefits and a compensation package that is commensurate with training and experience. Professional malpractice and medical liability are covered under sovereign immunity.
About Joe DiMaggio Children's Hospital
Joe DiMaggio Children's Hospital opened in 1992 and has grown to be the leading children's hospital in Broward and Palm Beach counties. With 232 beds, an 84-bed Level II and III NICU, 30-bed PICU and 12-bed intermediate care unit, Joe DiMaggio Children's Hospital combines leading-edge clinical excellence with a child- and family-friendly environment that emphasizes the Power of Play. Located in the heart of South Florida, a region whose quality of life attracts new residents from all over the country and around the world, Joe DiMaggio Children's Hospital offers a comprehensive range of healthcare services – delivered with kindness, dedication and compassion.
About South Florida
South Florida offers a dynamic urban/suburban lifestyle with an abundance of cultural and recreational amenities, miles of beautiful beaches, top-rated golf courses, zoos and wildlife refuges, a vibrant arts community, museums and world-class dining. South Florida's high quality of life – including year-round summer weather, exciting multiculturalism and no state income tax – attracts new residents from all over the country and around the world.