Cardiology Physician - Heart Failure

Tacoma, WA

Key Info


Inpatient and outpatient

Pulse Heart Institute is looking for a Cardiologist with clinical job experience in the field of Advanced Heart Failure and Mechanical Circulatory Support to join our team that includes two Heart Failure Certified Cardiologists, one LVAD surgeon, 8 dedicated Heart Failure NPs, 2 VAD Coordinators and 2 social workers. Our Heart Failure program is recognized for high-quality, comprehensive care and provides Advanced Cardiac Therapies to our region. We completed Joint Commission Certification for Destination Therapy LVAD care in2018 and have a dedicated inpatient service and office space to manage the full spectrum of heart failure patients.

Candidates should be: • BC/BE in Advanced Heart Failure and Transplant Cardiology • Proficient in ECMO, HMIII, short-term Mechanical support strategies, cardioMEMS, and pulmonary hypertension

Primary job location includes Tacoma General Hospital and Good Samaritan.

Pulse Heart is a fundamentally different patient care structure in which physician leaders, in conjunction with their administrative dyad partner, develop the strategic plan and provide operational oversight for patient care through centers of excellence. These centers include Coronary Artery Disease, Heart Failure, Heart Rhythm, Vascular, Structural Heart Disease and Prevention. Each center has oversight of clinical outcomes, customer service performance, research and new technology decisions, and initiatives to manage the costs of the care while delivering a high-quality service.

Through this structure and our management of the cardiovascular units in the hospitals and cardiac catheterization labs, Pulse has been the top-rated PCI center in the state of Washington since 2018, with the shortest door to balloon times and lowest mortality for STEMI patients.

For more information, you can reach the recruiter, Carla Voss at / 253-347-3744.

Posted June 26, 2020


Not Covered