General Cardiologist -Franklin NC

  • Mission Health System
  • Franklin, NC 28734, USA
  • Apr 25, 2018

Job Description

General Cardiologist for Franklin, NC

Asheville Cardiology Associates the leader in cardiovascular care in Western North Carolina, is seeking a full time non-invasive cardiologist for their Franklin, NC practice. The candidate should be skilled in Level II Echocardiography and nuclear. The position does not have night or weekend call requirements. Candidate must be board eligible or board certified. The cardiologists will have an outpatient practice, along with consult and inpatient services. Asheville Cardiology offers exceptional salary and benefits

About Asheville Cardiology Associates

Asheville Cardiology has 35 Cardiologists in Asheville, including three pediatric cardiologists, and nine affiliates in Hendersonville, Brevard, Rutherfordton and Franklin. Asheville Cardiology Associates physicians participate as board members of the American Society of Echocardiography, and are also members of numerous state and national committees of the American College of Cardiology. Our cardiologists are committed to continuously advancing their skills through educational courses, symposia and research.

The hallmarks of our practice are clinical excellence, our compassionate environment and dedication to decrease the incidence of heart disease and improving treatment processes for all patients by being in the national forefront of cardiology research.

About Franklin, NC

The position in Franklin, NC will be adding a second physician to a growing practice. Franklin, NC is located in the beautiful southern Appalachian Mountains of western North Carolina. Franklin is minutes from the Great Smokey Mountain National Park. There are numerous hiking trails in Franklin including the Appalachian and Bartram Trails. Western Carolina University if located just minutes from Sylva and offers an array of cultural activities. Enjoy pastimes such as golfing, cycling, mountain biking, fishing, hiking, whitewater rafting, gem mining and horseback riding in an area known for beautiful fall leaf colors, snow-glistened mountaintops, fresh spring flowers, and beautiful summer sunrises and sunsets.

About Mission Health System

This position is affiliated with Mission Hospital , a member of Mission Health System . Mission Hospital is a Level II Trauma Center licensed for 730 beds and serves as the tertiary referral center for Western North Carolina. Mission Hospital's Heart Services was named one of the nation's Top 50 Cardiovascular Hospitals by Truven Health Analytics in 2013. For the second consecutive year, Mission Health System was named as one of the nation's Top 15 Health Systems by Truven Health Analytics. Mission Health System also has been recognized by The Commonwealth Fund as having one of the most effective quality improvement programs in US hospitals.