Joe DiMaggio Children's Hospital, a free standing facility affiliated with Memorial Healthcare System, is seeking a dynamic individual capable of leading a diverse and highly accomplished team of professionals by serving as Chief of the Division of Pediatric Cardiology at the JDCH Heart Institute. The Institute provides all aspects of congenital heart care from fetus to adult, including congenital heart surgery, interventional cardiology, electrophysiology, and advanced imaging. The team also provides advanced heart failure treatment including medical therapies, acute and chronic mechanical circulatory support, and is the leading pediatric heart transplant program in South Florida. Our surgical program is considered a medium volume program by the STS, and consistently reports exceptional results in highly complex patients. The staff includes many renowned physicians who have made significant contributions in their fields and who have a unified commitment to high quality, patient and family centered care grounded in a culture of safety and innovation. Memorial Healthcare System is highly ranked by its employees as an outstanding workplace environment, and has recently achieved top brand recognition. JDCH will soon break ground on four additional floors of vertical expansion including an entire floor dedicated to cardiac care. There are ample resources for academic pursuits, spanning from clinical research to basic science investigations via our affiliation with local universities. All candidates should be board-certified and have a proven track record of academic excellence and strong indicators/references of leadership ability. International applicants eligible for licensing in the U.S. are encouraged to apply.
This is a full-time employed position with the multispecialty Memorial Physician Group. The position offers competitive benefits and a compensation package that is commensurate with training and experience. Professional malpractice and medical liability are covered under sovereign immunity.
About Joe DiMaggio Children’s Hospital
Joe DiMaggio Children’s Hospital opened in 1992 and has grown to be the leading children’s hospital in Broward and Palm Beach counties. With 226 beds, an 84-bed Level II and III NICU, 30-bed PICU and 12-bed intermediate care unit, Joe DiMaggio Children’s Hospital combines leading-edge clinical excellence with a child- and family-friendly environment. Joe DiMaggio Children’s Hospital staff offer a comprehensive range of healthcare services.
About South Florida
South Florida offers a dynamic urban/suburban lifestyle with an abundance of cultural and recreational amenities, miles of beautiful beaches, top-rated golf courses, a multitude of parks with opportunities for all types of outdoor activities, a vibrant arts community, museums and world-class dining. South Florida’s high quality of life – including year-round summer weather, exciting multiculturalism and no state income tax – attracts new residents from all over the country and around the world.
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About Memorial Healthcare System
Memorial Healthcare System is one of the largest public healthcare systems in the United States. A national leader in quality care and patient satisfaction, Memorial has ranked 11 times since 2008 on nationally recognized lists of great places to work – in Modern Healthcare magazine, Florida Trend magazine and Becker’s Hospital Review, just to name a few.
Memorial’s facilities include its flagship, Memorial Regional Hospital, one of the largest in Florida; Memorial Regional Hospital South; Joe DiMaggio Children’s Hospital, the only freestanding children's hospital in Broward and Palm Beach counties; Memorial Hospital West; Memorial Hospital Miramar; Memorial Hospital Pembroke; and Memorial Manor, a US News five-star-rated nursing home.
Memorial’s work environment has been rated by employees and physicians alike as an open-door, inclusive culture that is committed to safety, transparency and, above all, outstanding service to patients and families.