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.
Ideally for both invasive and noninvasive cardiology:
Conduct weekly Cardiology Clinics
Answer inpatient and outpatient consultations
Interpret and Generate reports of all Cardiology procedures.
Supervision of Cardiology Fellows.
an invasive cardiologist will perform cardiac catheterizations.
Clinical Faculty Appointment included with this position
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. The 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.
Community Information (What it’s Like to Live in Huntington, West Virginia):
Huntington, WV is a wonderful place to live and work. Located in the scenic Ohio Valley on the banks of the Ohio River, Huntington offers many cultural and outdoor activities and is within easy driving distance of several larger metropolitan areas such as Lexington, KY, Columbus, and Cincinnati, OH, and Charleston, WV. With a relaxed lifestyle and affordable living, Huntington is an excellent place to raise a family. An additional item to mention is you will have your choice of living in WV, OH, or KY.
Providing Health Care for Veterans: The Veterans Health Administration is America’s largest integrated health care system, providing care at 1,255 health care facilities, including 170 medical centers and 1,074 outpatient sites of care of varying complexity (VHA outpatient clinics), serving 9 million enrolled Veterans each year.