Cardiac Intensivist Opening at MedStar Union Memorial Hospital
Our MedStar Union Memorial Hospital in Baltimore, MD, is seeking a board-certified intensivist to join the Cardiovascular Intensive Care Unit team. Intensivists manage cardiac and vascular surgical patients within our closed ICU. Ideal applicants will have specialized training and expertise in the care of complex cardiac patients. Experience in cardiothoracic surgery and vascular surgery patients is a plus. Dual-trained applicants may have the option of splitting clinical duties with other disciplines.
Clinical responsibilities include multidisciplinary rounding of intensive care patients within our 26 bed mixed ICU/step-down cardiovascular unit. The intensivist will supervise the 24/7 advance practitioner team during the day and provide at-home coverage at night. The physician will collaborate closely with our surgery, cardiology, and anesthesiology partners for bedside care, as well as programmatic development. Non-clinical duties include quality improvement, optimizing delivery of care, and staff education. Scholarly activity is encouraged during non-clinical time with an opportunity for academic appointment.
- Hospital-employed with competitive compensation
- Six weeks of paid time off
- Annual CME allowance
- Medical, dental, prescription, and vision coverage option for physician and dependents
Education, Training, and Experience Required:
- Must be board-certified/eligible in Critical Care Medicine.
- Commitment to clinical excellence is mandatory.
- Broad cognitive and technical skills in the critical care setting are required.
- Experience with cardiac surgery and vascular surgery is preferred.
- Eligible to work in the United States. Not a J-1 visa-qualified area.
- Ability to communicate well with the medical team and family.
We are not accepting inquiries or solicitations from 3rd party recruiters/search firms.
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We are a progressive, forward-thinking organization that enables you to define your own future—by region, specialty, or professional interest. We are also among the nation’s 15 largest medical groups, with the resources of highly respected MedStar Health behind us. We are collaborative, too. Your input and opinions concerning quality of patient care, your practice and this organization truly matter. You’ll also find balance here. We work hard, but we also value our personal lives and pursuits beyond the workplace. If you want an exciting career that is always challenging, always rewarding, apply now.
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