Saint Alphonsus Medical Group (SAMG) and Saint Alphonsus Medical Center – Nampa (SAMC – Nampa) have an excellent full time employment opportunity for an Interventional Cardiologist to be part of a Cardiology group practice located in Nampa, Idaho.
The selected candidate will join a five member Cardiology group – four Interventional Cardiologists, one Invasive Cardiologist and two clinic Nurse Practitioners. Additionally, there is also a robust group of three IP APP’s that provide hospital support. The Saint Alphonsus Heart Center in Nampa includes two cath labs with peripheral capabilities, a cath prep & recovery unit, a 10-bed Cardiac Medical Unit, cardiac nuclear medicine, echo, EKG diagnostics and a Cardiac Recovery Unit. With quick access to full-service emergency and heart care services, Saint Alphonsus has the only 24/7 interventional cath lab in Canyon County and is the fastest growing cardiology program in the region.
Procedures performed include: Diagnostic Adult Cardiac Catheterization, Percutaneous Coronary Interventions, Balloon Angioplasty, Coronary and Vascular Stent Placements, Permanent Pacemakers, Coronary Thrombectomy, Transesophageal Echocardiography, Peripheral Vascular Angiography, Peripheral Vascular Interventions, Intravascular Ultrasound, Intracardiac Ultrasound, Cardioversion and Tilt Table Studies. The Nampa practice is part of a larger, employed and integrated 17-member Cardiology team reaching across the health system.
Cardiology support includes: Interventional Radiology, Cardiac MRI and CT Angiography, 3 Endoscopy suites and radiology available M-F (on call weekends and holidays). Saint Alphonsus Regional Medical Center in Boise (15 miles) provides Cardiothoracic & Vascular Surgery, Trauma and Neurosurgery. SAMG has a network of 74 primary and specialty care clinic locations. The cardiac cath lab is a staffed with board-certified cardiologists, registered nurses, radiology techs and cardiovascular technologists.
The schedule for this opportunity is a traditional work week, Monday – Friday, plus consults and rounding. Call coverage is 1:4, shared equitably with other Interventional Cardiologists. Call expectations include interventional and general cardiology.
Requirements for this opportunity include a Doctor of Medicine (MD) or a Doctor of Osteopathy (DO) degree; successful completion of accredited ACGME/AOA accredited residency and Cardiovascular Disease Fellowship program; Board certification in Cardiovascular Diseases through the American Board of Internal Medicine (ABIM) or the American Osteopathic Board of Internal Medicine (AOBIM) with certification of special qualification (CSQ) in Interventional Cardiology – or obtain certifications within 3 years of employment; unrestricted full license in Idaho and Oregon to practice medicine in all its phases; obtain granting privileges at SAMC – Nampa, SARMC – Boise and other health system affiliated hospitals as needed; valid controlled substance registration with Board of Pharmacy and DEA.
The selected candidate must secure appropriate hospital medical staff privileges to include Stents, IVUS, Interventional left and right heart catheterizations, electrocardiograms, holter and echocardiogram interpretation, stress treadmill testing & supervision, stress echos, and pacemaker implantations and checks. Cardiac Nuclear Medicine Reading is preferred. Echo board certification is not a requirement. Interventional treatment of peripheral vascular disease is also available.
This is a great opportunity for an Interventional Cardiologist to join a growing medical group.
An excellent compensation and benefits package is available for the right candidate including:
- Sign-on Incentives
- Student Loan Repayment
- PTO & CME Allocation
- Malpractice Insurance (Incl. Tail)
- Retirement (403b)