Cardiology – Advanced Heart Failure and Transplant

Chicago, IL

Andrea Turner , CPRP – Physician Recruiter
Job Description
Join one of the nation’s largest, most respected health systems and experience what it means to live well. Advocate Health is seeking an Advanced Heart Failure Cardiologist, to join one advanced heart failure & transplant cardiologist. The program will be supported by AHFT physicians from Christ, but the main location is going to be at Advocate Illinois Masonic Medical Center.
This acclaimed medical center offers comprehensive heart care in the state of Illinois, including a highly rated cardiac surgery program, interventional and heart failure programs, ongoing remote hemodynamic monitoring program, congenital heart disease and cardio-oncology programs, advanced electrophysiology interventional program, a 24/7 state-of-the-art cardiac catheterization lab with options for advanced percutaneous interventions and cardiogenic shock team, and a structural heart program.
Job details
  • Full-time advanced heart failure clinical practice opportunity (1.0 FTE)
  • Two-year salary floor plus sign-on bonus 
  • Involvement in medical education 
  • Nine general cardiology fellows 
  • Weekend call rotation 1:6 for AHFT and general cardiology team 
  • Proficiency in cath lab procedures, including invasive hemodynamic assessments, myocardial biopsies, PA pressure sensor implants (optional)
  • Polish or Spanish speaking preferred, but not required 
Training and/or experience required 
  • Completion of an Advanced Heart Failure and Transplant fellowship program required 
What Advocate Health offers
  • Integrated nationally recognized organization with physician-led medical group and embedded service line
  • A diverse and inclusive environment ensuring safe and equitable care for all patients
  • A competitive compensation model that is sustainable, equitable, transparent, compliant, and rewarding
  • Health, dental, vision, life and paid medical liability insurance
  • 401(k) plan with up to 3% employer match, in addition to a 3% company contribution for a total employer contribution of up to 6%
  • Parental leave, adoption assistance and surrogacy assistance 
  • CME allowance
  • Relocation assistance up to $12,000
About Advocate Illinois Masonic Medical Center
Located on Chicago’s North Side, is one of the state’s largest, most comprehensive community teaching hospitals. It is affiliated with several universities and medical schools and provides a scholarly educational environment with an emphasis on clinical proficiency. There are currently over 250 residents and fellows across various areas of specialty. Illinois Masonic is a nationally recognized health care institution and a Level I Trauma Center and a Level III Neonatal Intensive Care Unit. It offers a wide range of medical specialties with advanced treatment and state of the art technology and innovations for patient comfort and clinical excellence.
About Advocate Health
Advocate Health is the 3rd largest nonprofit health care system in the United States. We are a national leader in clinical innovation, health outcomes, consumer experience and value-based care. Advocate Health has a combined footprint across six states – Alabama, Georgia, Illinois, North Carolina, South Carolina and Wisconsin. In Illinois and Wisconsin, we serve nearly 3 million patients annually across more than 500 sites of care in 27 hospitals. We are a leading employer in the Midwest with a diverse team of over 77,000, including 3,700+ employed physicians and more than 2,000 Advanced Practice Clinicians in our physician-led medical group. 
We are committed to diversity and inclusion every single day and in everything we do. By cultivating an atmosphere of acceptance and compassion, we create a welcoming environment where our patients can heal, our teammates can thrive, and our business can grow. As a teammate, working in a diverse setting allows you the chance to grow in ways that will broaden your perspective to deliver the best possible patient care.