The PinnacleHealth CardioVascular Institute — part of UPMC Pinnacle — provides nationally acclaimed cardiovascular care in south central Pennsylvania. Our high volume, reputable, well supported organization is seeking a new Electrophysiologist due to growth of practice and retirement of senior physician.
About the PinnacleHealth CardioVascular Institute:
We are a well-established, collegial, and dedicated group of 45 cardiologists including four electrophysiologists – two perform complex ablations and 20 noninvasive specialists in a multi-disciplinary setting. Our institute is physician-centric and has a shared governance.
Our GE IGS 620 EP Lab has the capability to perform EP procedures at an extremely low radiation dose also features a compact integrated Cardio Ice system
Advanced and complex ablation program:
We utilize Biosense Webster and St. Jude Medical mapping systems
Well established Arctic Front Cryoablation program for paroxysmal atrial fibrillation
Well established hybrid ablation program for persistent atrial fibrillation – Participant in CONVERGE and DEEP AF trials
Leading left atrial appendage occlusion program/WATCHMAN program – Participant in WAVECREST 2 trial
High volume of implantable devices with more than 7000 active devices in device clinic
Opportunity for clinical research with several other electrophysiology trials open and currently enrolling
We host a comprehensive, fully accredited noninvasive department which includes: echocardiography, nuclear cardiology, vascular imaging, cardiac CT, and cardiac MRI.
Our physicians perform more than 7,400 heart catheterizations, 1,100 coronary interventions, and 1,800 electrophysiology procedures each year. Over the last five years, our physicians have completed more than 1,000 percutaneous aortic and mitral valve procedures.
Expect to interact closely with our cardiovascular surgery colleagues, who have been recognized at both the state and national levels for providing the highest caliber of surgical care.
Leading enroller in several clinical trials and we have strong involvement in over 50 cutting edge national and international clinical trials.
About the Position:
Equal division of compensation and work between all cardiologists
Generous compensation package including guaranteed base salary (approximately 80 percent of comp) and bonuses
nine plus weeks of paid time off per year
Medical malpractice and tail coverage
Commencement bonus (paid after employee start date)
Retirement savings and match
Moving relocation reimbursement and much more
Not a H-1B or J-1 Visa opportunity
About UPMC Pinnacle
UPMC Pinnacle is a pioneer not-for-profit health care system, dedicated to providing and improving the health and quality of life for the people of south central Pennsylvania since 1873.
Our extensive health care network includes eight hospitals (Community Osteopathic, West Shore, Harrisburg, Carlisle, York, Hanover, Lancaster, and Lititz).
Internal Medicine Residency Program works closely with the CardioVascular Institute
About South Central PA:
Variety of outdoor, sports, arts, theatrical, and musical opportunities are available within minutes of Harrisburg, including world-famous Hersheypark and Hershey's Chocolate World.
Convenient location - Just a two to three hour drive to Baltimore, Philadelphia, New York, and Washington, D.C.
Harrisburg boasts a composite cost of living index of 99.7, compared to 126.5 in Philadelphia.
Area school districts are consistently ranked in the top 20 percent of Pennsylvania.