Co-director of Electrophysiology at Luminis Health – Anne Arundel Medical Center
We have an exciting opportunity for a dynamic and engaging electrophysiologist to join the Luminis Health system and serve as the Co-director of the Electrophysiology Program at Anne Arundel Medical Center (AAMC). The electrophysiologist will have a proven track record of clinical and academic excellence, and will be joining a recently established and rapidly growing Cardiac Surgery program.
As a not-for-profit regional health system headquartered in Annapolis, Maryland, Luminis Health serves an area of more than one million people. AAMC is the third busiest hospital in Maryland, and is nationally recognized in heart care. Our cardiac specialists perform thousands of cardiac-related procedures every year, and cared for over 35,000 cardiac patients last year. Our cardiac catheterization lab performed over 1,400 diagnostic catheterizations, 170 STEMI, 400 PCI (acute and elective), 80 electrophysiology/ablations and 300 permanent pacers/AICD in 2018. AAMC offers a wide range of quality cardiac services, from prevention and diagnosis of heart disease to interventional cardiology procedures and rehabilitation.
The Co-director will be an accomplished cardiologist, board-certified in cardiovascular disease and electrophysiology. He will partner with our established Co-director of electrophysiology, who is an experienced and well established and academically recognized electrophysiologist, to actualize our shared clinical vision and tripartite mission: clinical care, education, and research. The Co-director of electrophysiology will further enhance, develop and expand our clinical services and maintain a safe, efficient, high quality electrophysiology division. He will work in close cooperation with our Chief of Cardiac Surgery, Cardiac Cath lab director and Medical Director of Cardiovascular Services to foster the success of the program with respect to quality, efficiency, costs, community awareness, and integration of the program throughout Luminis Health.
Additional responsibilities include:
- Participate in the development of educational, morbidity and mortality conferences, and routine in-service training for cardiology and internal medicine residents and personnel. Participate in all functions associated with electrophysiology quality related to the program, including our Cardiac Cath lab Quality Forums, Cardiac Surgery Quality Forums, Grand Rounds, and Clinical Leadership Meetings.
- In collaboration with the Co-director of EP, develop plans to grow the overall volume and innovative offerings within the division of electrophysiology.
- Development of a program to perform complex ablations, left sided ablations and lead extractions, which were not previously performed at AAMC, prior to on-site cardiac surgery.
- Promote effective collaborations among faculty and other clinical and research scientists across Luminis Health, implement, develop and grow research initiatives within the Division of electrophysiology, and present or publish on behalf of the Division and System.
- Participate in quality assurance, risk management, and patient satisfaction programs pertaining to Electrophysiology at AAMC.
All applicants will be eligible for a competitive salary and generous benefits package. Successful candidates will also have the opportunity to participate in our seed funding for research as well as statistical and clinical trial support.
Qualified candidates must show successful completion of an approved fellowships in cardiology and electrophysiology. Candidates must hold an MD or equivalent degree and be eligible for licensure in Maryland. Candidates must be board-certified in cardiology and electrophysiology with 5-10 years of post-fellowship experience.
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To provide total medical care/services to patients as related to their specialty. Services are provided in accordance with the rules, regulations, and policies established by the job descriptions of the State of Maryland, BPQA, AMA, HCFA, and AAMC.
Essential Job Duties:
Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions
- Provides patient education and counsel appropriate to the medical needs of the patient.
- Maintains current licensure and continuing medical education credits as required by Maryland State Law.
- Communicates with other physicians about patient treatments/ therapy.
- Takes call for group on scheduled days and refers patients to appropriate specialists as necessary.
- Performs duties in accordance with established routine procedures as set forth by the State of Maryland, BPQA (Board of Physicians Quality Assurance), AMA (American Medical Association), HCFA, and AAHS policies.
- Graduate of an accredited school of medicine (Doctor degree).
- Completion of residency in specified field of specialty.
- Current state license to practice medicine, DEA, and CDS Board certificate in area of specialty.
Working Conditions, Equipment, Physical Demands:
There is a reasonable expectation that employees in this position will be exposed to blood-borne pathogens.
Physical Demands –
Medium work. Exerting up to 50 pounds of force occasionally, and/or up to 30 pounds of force frequently, and/or up to 10 pounds of force constantly to move objects.
The physical demands and work environment that have been described are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this position. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions in accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act.
The above job description is an overview of the functions and requirements for this position. This document is not intended to be an exhaustive list encompassing every duty and requirement of this position; your supervisor may assign other duties as deemed necessary.