Opportunity: Non-Invasive Pediatric Cardiologist
 Opportunity Details
Posted Start Date: ASAP
Specialty: Pediatric, Cardiology
Location:   Get Map Loma Linda, CA, USA
Openings: 1
Location Overview:

Loma Linda University is located between Los Angeles and Palm Springs in an area known as the Inland Empire. Nestled at the foot of the San Bernardino mountains, we have convenient access to beach cities, skiing hiking and a variety of other outdoor activities. This region also has excellent private and public school systems. 

 Offer Details
Other Benefits:

• Competitive salary
• Comprehensive benefits including:

                        - Medical

                        - Dental

                        - CME days and funds

                        - Relocation Assistance

                        - Paid Malpractice Insurance

 Job Description

Loma Linda University Faculty Medical Group, Division of Pediatric Cardiology is seeking a board eligible/board certified non-invasive pediatric cardiologist for a clinical faculty position at the assistant to associate level, with special interest and expertise in echocardiography and non-invasive imaging. Additional training or experience in non-invasive imaging, particularly fetal echocardiography is preferred. The Division of Pediatric Cardiology consists of 9 faculty members in the fields of non-invasive imaging, cardiac catheterization, electrophysiology, advanced cardiac support and transplant, and pulmonary hypertension.   

Requisite skills include interpretation of transthoracic, transesophageal, and fetal echocardiograms. Academic appointment will be at Loma Linda University School of Medicine. Clinical responsibilities will include ambulatory and inpatient cardiology consultations as well as fetal cardiology consultations. Academic responsibilities will include clinical research and/or quality improvement work, and teaching of fellows, residents, medical students, and sonographers. 

Loma Linda University Children's Hospital has 343 beds including 82 NICU beds and 16 cardiac ICU beds with an additional step-down unit. We also have several outreach clinics providing care throughout the region.

Salary, appointment and academic support will be commensurate with qualifications.

This opportunity is not eligible for a J1 Waiver. 

Opening in 2020, our expanded children's hospital and new adult hospital will be state of the art, offering the newest advances in technology and patient care.
 Contact Information
Contact: Kelly Swensen, Physician Recruitment Coordinator

Email: kswensen@llu.edu
Phone: (909) 558-9449

 Practice Information
Year Established: 1905
Number of physicians in group: 1,000+
History of group / practice:

For over 100 years, Loma Linda University Health has been dedicated to excellence in health care, research, and education. Today we are building a new hospital and expanding our children’s hospital to continue meeting the health needs of our community. The new towers will be state-of-the-art, allowing for the newest advances in technology and patient care. We are also greatly expanding and enhancing our already robust research enterprise through a new collaborative research center and program endowments. 

Philosophy of the group:

Loma Linda University Health continues to lead in integrating a faith-based approach to whole person health care. As a Seventh-day Adventist organization, our mission is to follow the healing and teaching ministry of Jesus Christ 'to make man whole.' Together, we strive for Compassion, Integrity, Excellence, Teamwork, and Wholeness.

Practice Description :

Loma Linda University Faculty Medical Group is affiliated with Loma Linda University Medical Center, Children’s Hospital and School of Medicine, with the mission to deliver whole-person care at a world-class level of clinical excellence. The Medical Center serves as the largest tertiary referral source in both Riverside and San Bernardino counties with a surrounding population over 4 million. 

If you are interested in learning more, or if you have knowledge of an individual who may be seeking an excellent practice opportunity, please contact us.