Open Date 1/20/2017
Division Tower Health Medical Group
Description Reading Hospital, due to extensive growth and community need, is seekingBC/BE Noninvasive Cardiologists to join the Section of Cardiology. The practice, Tower Health Medical Group - Cardiology, is well established, currently employing 19 Cardiologists, utilizes EPIC EMR, has an excellent support staff and in-office diagnostic capabilities. Call is approximately 2 nights per month. The ideal candidate will have completed a Cardiology Fellowship and be well versed in Echo Cardiology as well as Nuclear Cardiology.

Reading Hospital
• 600+ bed, tertiary care facility; 36-acre campus
• 1,000+ medical staff
• Clinical campus of Jefferson Medical College of Thomas Jefferson University
• Member of the Alliance of Independent Academic Medical Centers (AIAMC) and the Council of Teaching Hospitals (COTH) of the AAMC
• One of the 10 "Best Value Hospitals" in Pennsylvania
• Cardiology Fellowship in partnership with Thomas Jefferson University
• High volume PCI Program and very busy Structural Heart Program
• Top 10% in Nation for Cardiac Surgery (2014-2016) and awarded 2016 Excellence Award
• Home to The Miller Regional Heart Center
Reading Healthplex: our new state-of-the-art facility, is a combination surgical and inpatient care facility that offers 24 surgical suites including 6 hybrid ORs, 8 minor procedure rooms and 150 private patient rooms.

HealthGrades Recognition:
• Cardiac Care Excellence Award 3 Years in a Row (2014-2016)
• 2016 Cardiac Surgery Excellence Award
• Top 10% in the Nation for Overall Cardiac Services: 3 Years in a Row (2014-2016)
• Top 10% in the Nation for Cardiac Surgery (2016)
• Five-Star Recipient for Coronary Bypass Surgery: 3 Years in a Row (2015-2017)
• Five-Star Recipient for Treatment of Heart Attack: 4 Years in a Row (2014-2017)
• Five-Star Recipient for Treatment of Heart Failure: 5 Years in a Row (2013-2017)
• Distinguished Hospital Award for Clinical Excellence; Top 5% Nationwide (2014 – 2017)

What We Offer:
• Competitive salary
• Comprehensive benefits, including health, disability insurance and retirement
• Generous paid time-off allowance
• CME allowance
• Relocation assistance
• Occurrence Based Malpractice Insurance

Berks County offers excellent schools, affordable homes, colleges and parks plus a multitude of cultural, recreational, shopping, sporting attractions and social amenities all within driving distance to shore points, Philadelphia, New York City, Baltimore and Washington DC.
Position Requirements MD or DO; BC Internal Medicine, BC/BE Cardiologist. The ideal candidate will have completed a Cardiology Fellowship and be well versed in Echo Cardiology and Nuclear Cardiology.
Full-Time/Part-Time Full-Time
Special Notes
About the Organization Tower Health is a strong, regional, integrated healthcare provider/payer system that offers leading-edge, compassionate healthcare and wellness services to a population of 2.5 million people. Together, our six hospitals and other entities provide a full range of medical care from prevention, screenings & education; to the latest clinical services and surgeries available; to rehabilitation. We also offer wellness programs & public health services that ensure our communities are the healthiest they can be. Our caring, highly trained physicians and staff are committed to patient safety and patient satisfaction.

With more than 11,000 team members, Tower Health includes Reading Hospital, a teaching hospital based in West Reading; Brandywine Hospital in Coatesville; Chestnut Hill Hospital, a teaching hospital in Philadelphia; Jennersville Hospital in West Grove; Phoenixville Hospital in Phoenixville; and Pottstown Hospital in Pottstown. We also operate Reading Hospital Rehabilitation at Wyomissing & Reading Hospital School of Health Sciences, & we have a comprehensive physician network.

Collaboration across Tower Health enables our hospitals, providers, leadership & staff to leverage best practices across the health system. Our hospitals have received national recognition for advanced care in areas such as neurosurgery and stroke, cardiac & vascular surgery, trauma, hematology & oncology. Reading HealthPlex, which opened at Reading Hospital in October 2016, combines state-of-the-art technology and world-class design to make the HealthPlex one of the most sophisticated surgical centers & inpatient facilities in the region.

At Tower Health, we have a rich history of providing high-quality, cost-effective care in the communities we serve. As the healthcare industry continues to change, one thing remains steadfast: Tower Health’s commitment to Advancing Health, Transforming Lives.
Hours Bi-Weekly 80

Reading Shift Day