The Section of Cardiovascular Medicine at Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center, in conjunction with the Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth, is seeking a hospitalist to manage inpatients on the intermediate cardiovascular care unit. The successful candidate will be BC in Internal Medicine with an interest in cardiovascular medicine.
Patient care activities will be primarily overnight coverage in collaboration with internal medicine residents, cardiology fellows and attending cardiologists. The functions of the cardiovascular medicine hospitalist will include urgent care for patients already admitted as well as the evaluation of new admissions to the cardiology service with performance of appropriate histories, physicals, plans of care and order writing. The successful applicant will be expected to work closely with our clinical faculty and referring physicians.
Further, there will be opportunities for engagement in stress testing, outpatient clinic, and other aspects of cardiovascular specialty practice, including research and teaching. The DHMC Cardiovascular Medicine program has more than 30 faculty members, 20 clinical and research fellows, and boasts state-of-the-art facilities in a scenic, four-season setting.
An academic appointment at the Geisel School of Medicine will be requested, commensurate with experience.
The Dartmouth-Hitchcock health system stretches over New Hampshire and Vermont and offers the quintessential New England experience. With no income or sales tax, this beautiful area combines history, industry and business and has been ranked consistently as one of the best places in the US to live and work. Anchored by the academic Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center in Lebanon, NH, the system includes the NCI-designated Norris Cotton Cancer Center, the Children's Hospital at Dartmouth-Hitchcock, and the Heart and Vascular Center; 4 affiliated hospitals and 30 Dartmouth-Hitchcock ambulatory clinics across the region. With destinations like Boston, New York, the seacoast and ski country within driving distance, the opportunities - both career and personal - truly make New Hampshire the ideal place to work and play.
Cover letter should be addressed to:
Jeffrey T. Kuvin, MD
Section Chief of Cardiovascular Medicine
Dartmouth-Hitchcock is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, national origin, disability status, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.