Academic Vascular Faculty Opportunity in Greenville, NC

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ECU Health
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Greenville, North Carolina
recency icon Posted 08-31-2023

Job Description

The Department of Cardiovascular Sciences at East Carolina University Brody School Medicine and the East Carolina Heart Institute seeks a Vascular Surgeon to join our department at the at the Assistant Professor or Associate Professor. A fixed term or tenure track position is available.The faculty position will perform inpatient and outpatient clinical services and surgical procedures relating to vascular surgery. This position will consist of high clinical volumes of arterial and venous pathology and be involved in training General Surgery residents and two Vascular Surgery fellows yearly. Candidates must have, or be eligible, for a North Carolina medical license. Qualified candidates will be Board eligible or Board certified in Vascular Surgery. The Clinical sections represented in Cardiovascular Diseases include: Structural Heart Disease, Electrophysiology and Arrhythmias, Heart Failure, Primary and Secondary Prevention and Vascular Diseases. The Department is comprised of 30 MD and PhD faculty members, 16 Fellows, 2 Residents, Nurse Practitioners, Physician Assistants and Cardiovascular Sciences Technicians. Highlights include:Academic employment by East Carolina UniversityHospital privileges at The East Carolina Heart Institute at ECU Health Medical CenterAccess to hybrid operating room with cath lab privileges at ECU Health Medical CenterLarge referral network that encompasses 29 counties and 1.4 million patientsGreenville, NC is located 80 miles east of Raleigh, NC and 80 miles northwest of beautiful Atlantic Beach, NC.Comprehensive benefits including relocation assistance, vacation & sick PTO, CME days & reimbursement, malpractice (with tail), retirement benefits, state health plan health insurance, employer paid dependent health insurance, medical and dental reimbursements, employer paid AD&D, disability, and life insuranceAdditional supplemental insurance benefits options Accident, AD&D, Cancer, Critical Illness, Dental, FSA for Healthcare and Dependent Care Expenses, Life, and VisionEast Carolina Heart InstituteThe East Carolina Heart Institute at ECU Health Medical Center is eastern North Carolina s preferred facility for cardiovascular services. The six-story, 375,000-square-foot tower houses clinical space, diagnostic services and cardiovascular operating rooms, including a hybrid operating room. It features 120 beds for patients undergoing procedures for cardiac medicine, cardiac surgery and vascular surgery. ECU Health Medical CenterECU Health Medical Center, one of four academic medical centers in North Carolina, is the flagship hospital for ECU Health and serves as the teaching hospital for The Brody School of Medicine at East Carolina University. ECU Health Medical Center is a 974-bed tertiary referral center providing acute, intermediate, rehabilitation and outpatient health services to a 29-county region that is home to more than 1.4 million people. In recognition of its nursing excellence and high-quality patient care, ECU Health Medical Center has been designated a Magnet facility by the American Nurses Credentialing Center.ECU HealthECU Health is a mission-driven, 1,708-bed academic health care system serving more than 1.4 million people in 29 eastern North Carolina counties. The not-for-profit system is comprised of 13,000 team members, nine hospitals and a physician group that encompasses over 1,100 academic and community providers practicing in over 185 primary and specialty clinics located in more than 110 locations. The flagship ECU Health Medical Center, a Level I Trauma Center, and ECU Health Maynard Children s Hospital serve as the primary teaching hospitals for the Brody School of Medicine at East Carolina University. ECU Health and the Brody School of Medicine share a combined academic mission to improve the health and well-being of eastern North Carolina through patient care, education and research. ECU Health Physicians includes an academic practice model (ECU employment) and a community practice model (health system employment). There is shared leadership and shared services to support the overall group and to ensure alignment for clinical care, research, education and strategy.This innovative structure creates opportunities within ECU Health Physicians ranging from acute to ambulatory, academic practice to community practice, regional to rural, and everything in between.Greenville:Widely recognized as the thriving cultural, educational, economic and medical hub of eastern North Carolina, Greenville is the 10 th largest city in the state with a metropolitan population of nearly 100,000. The Dickinson Avenue Arts District offers a vibrant art, music, culinary and festival scene in the Uptown Greenville district. Greenville is also home to East Carolina University, the Brody School of Medicine, and Pitt Community College. Excellent affordability, convenient location and natural resources combined with all of the amenities of a metropolitan university town, Greenville is the perfect place to live, work and play! Located inland off of the North Carolina coast, Greenville is 45 miles east of interstate 95, just over an hour to Raleigh, a little over an hour to the pristine beaches of the Crystal Coast of NCHome to East Carolina University (ECU), a vibrant university with an annual enrollment of more than 24,000 studentsNumerous waterways and the Greenville Greenway System are perfect for boating, kayaking, fishing, hiking and campingMild climate perfect for year-round outdoor activitiesCost of living below the national average, diverse and affordable housing and excellent educational opportunities, both public and privateInvestment of more than $500 million in downtown Greenville s revitalization bringing new restaurants, shops, businesses, and residents to the area North Carolina has many draws to include vast state parks, professional sports teams (NBA, NFL and NHL), pristine beaches, high ranking public colleges/universities and diverse arts and cultural offerings - making the area an attractive location to live, practice medicine and vacation.