Cardiologist - Heart Failure

Location: Burlington, MA
Job ID: 173802-1A
Date Posted: Mar 11, 2022
Category: Physician

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Welcome to Lahey Hospital & Medical Center, part of Beth Israel Lahey Health. Lahey Hospital & Medical Center is a world-renowned tertiary medical center known for its innovative technology, pioneering medical treatment and leading-edge research. A teaching hospital of Tufts University School of Medicine, the hospital provides quality health care in virtually every specialty and subspecialty, from primary care to cancer diagnosis and treatment to kidney and liver transplantation. It is a national leader in a number of health care areas, including stroke, weight management and lung screenings, among many others. Lahey also helps to advance medicine through research and the education of tomorrow's health care leaders.

About the Job

Lahey Hospital is seeking an Advanced Heart Failure and Transplant Cardiologist to join our full-time cardiovascular faculty, to provide exceptional services in cardiovascular medicine with a focus on the diagnosis and management of advanced heart failure. 

The Lahey Clinic Department of Cardiovascular Medicine is a dynamic academic division within the Landsman Heart and Vascular Center, recognized nationally and internationally as a center of excellence in the treatment of patients with heart and vascular diseases.  The division is committed to our educational program, with fellowship training in electrophysiology, interventional cardiology and general cardiology. 

The Lahey Advanced Heart Failure and Cardiomyopathy Center sees the full spectrum of heart failure patients, including an active inpatient heart failure service, and high-volume outpatient clinics, working with experienced Advanced Practitioners in both the inpatient and outpatient setting.  The team includes 3 board-certified Heart Failure specialists, 6 full-time dedicated heart failure APs, and two cardiac pharmacists.   The Cardiomyopathy Center also leads multidisciplinary cardiac amyloidosis and cardiac sarcoidosis centers.  The center has close collaboration with several Cardiac Transplant centers, and the position offers the opportunity to rotate on inpatient heart transplant services.   

The successful candidate must be an outstanding and committed clinician, with a collaborative style, and excellent organizational and communication skills.  They should have a primary interest in advanced heart failure diagnosis and management, critical care heart failure management including the management of mechanical circulatory support, but also with a willingness to actively participate in inpatient general cardiology and cardiac critical care.  Mentoring of faculty, fellows, residents and medical students is expected, as is active participation in clinical trials and observational research studies. 

This position includes a faculty appointment to Tufts University School of Medicine at a rank commensurate with experience and academic productivity.  Board Certification in cardiology and additional training in advanced heart failure and cardiac transplantation is required.   

Interested Candidates should forward a letter of interest with CV to: David Venesy, MD, Director of Advanced Heart Failure, Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, Lahey Clinic, 41 Mall Road, Burlington, MA 01805 or via email to: [email protected] or Renee Castro, Physician Recruiter at [email protected]