Covenant Health is seeking an non-invasive cardiologist to join one of our elite heart teams, Cardiology Associates of East Tennessee, who has served Knoxville and East Tennessee for more than 20 years. This position is based at one of East Tennessee’s premier medical centers, Parkwest Medical Center.
About this Opportunity
- Salary plus bonus
- Outreach practices located in Athens, Decatur, Lenoir City, and Oneida
- Primarily in Knoxville with call group consisting of 9 physicians
- Heart failure training a plus
About Parkwest Medical Center
This opportunity is located at Parkwest Medical Center, West Knoxville’s premier hospital and the region’s destination for elite heart care. In addition to providing the area’s leading cardiac services, Parkwest Medical Center is an Advanced Primary Stroke Center, has a nationally recognized emergency department, and offers award-winning care in orthopedics, neurosurgery, and obstetrics. Our team of 650 physicians and 1,700 employees work together to make sure that everyone who walks through our door is Treated Well. Well Treated®.
- 462 licensed beds, including 155 beds at Peninsula Hospital
- 30 critical care beds
- 50 cardiac beds
- 39 emergency beds
- 20 surgery suites
- 4 cath labs
- 2 electrophysiology labs
- 20 LDRP suites
- 3 maternity triage
- 2 OB surgery suites
- 2 OB recovery rooms
About Covenant Health
Parkwest Medical Center is a member of Covenant Health, the region’s top performing healthcare network with nine acute-care hospitals, outpatient and specialty services, and Covenant Medical Group, our area’s fastest-growing physician practice division. Headquartered in Knoxville, Covenant Health is a community-owned, not-for-profit healthcare system and the area’s largest employer. Our more than 10,000 employees, volunteers, and 1,500 affiliated physicians are dedicated to improving the quality of life for the more than one million patients and families we serve every year. Covenant Health is the only healthcare system in East Tennessee to be named three years in a row by Forbes as One of America’s Best Employers.
Covenant Health hospitals are leaders in the diagnosis and treatment of cardiac-related health issues. Our hospitals offer high-tech diagnostics, specialized testing, and facilities and services for treating a variety of heart diseases and conditions from early detection through recovery.
From outpatient heart care and surgery to cardiac rehab, the Heart Hospitals of Covenant Health care for more hearts than any other provider in our region.
About Knoxville, Tennessee
Located on the Tennessee River with the Great Smoky Mountains as a backdrop, Knoxville is an incredible combination of big city excitement and small town southern charm. Home to the University of Tennessee and a vibrant downtown area with revitalized neighborhoods, Knoxville is a regional hub for nightlife and entertainment, especially in its Old City. Knoxville is also an excellent choice for families, with outstanding public schools and private K-12 schools. Our cost of living is 15% below the national average and Tennessee does not have a state income tax. Learn more about Knoxville, Tennessee and why you should call it your next home.