The Hershel "Woody" Williams VA Medical Center in Huntington, WV seeks a board certified or board eligible invasive and non-invasive cardiologist to practice in the expanding cardiac department. Openings due to expansion and retirements. The medical center is a 50-bed facility and has an academic affiliation with the Joan C. Edwards School of Medicine at Marshall University.
The ideal candidate for both invasive and noninvasive cardiologist:
Conduct weekly Cardiology Clinics
Answer inpatient and outpatient consultations
Interpret and Generate reports of all Cardiology procedures.
Supervision of Cardiology Fellows.
invasive cardiologist will perform cardiac catherization’s.
Diagnostic cath lab: NO cardiac stints
Supervise and teach medical students, residents, and fellows from the Joan C. Edwards School of Medicine, Marshall University. The tour of duty is from 8:00 am -4:30 pm, Monday-Friday. Call is only one evening a week. The department has lots of support staff, nurses, mid-level practitioners - such as nurse practitioners or physician assistants.
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