Cardiologist - Riverside Medical Group - Rutherford, NJ
As a part of Optum Care, the largest network of medical groups in the nation, Riverside Medical Group is seeking a Cardiologist to join our growing team in New Jersey – only minutes from Manhattan. At Optum, we are transforming healthcare nationally while providing physician-led care locally. Work with the largest care delivery organization in the world and start doing your life’s best work.(sm) Position Highlights:
Independent practice with strong affiliation with local tertiary care hospital that provides a full range of cardiovascular medicine
Offices offer a broad array of cardiovascular services: Noninvasive imaging for echocardiogram and vascular, Electrophysiology, Peripheral Vascular, and Interventional cardiology
Robust in-house diagnostic testing facility
Full complement of support teams to assist with patient care
Patient care including Inpatient/Outpatient Hospital Rounds as well as Cardiology in office/clinic
Noninvasive cardiac testing such as echocardiography including TEE, vascular studies interpretation, and cardiac stress testing
ECG and ambulatory ECG interpretation and reporting
Participate in performance and quality improvement activities
Commitment to community outreach and patient education activities as needed
Weekday and Weekend call as scheduled
Providers are supported to practice at the peak of their license
We recognize that if you want to provide good care and do it well, you can’t do it alone – this is the foundation of the team-based care model
The culture is one of clinical innovation and transformation
We are influencing change on a national scale while still maintaining the culture and community of our local care organizations
Competitive compensation model based on quality, not quantity, with significant earning potential
Comprehensive benefits plan inclusive of medical, dental, vision, STD/LTD, CME and malpractice coverage
Robust retirement including employer funded contributions and employee stock purchase plan
Physician Partnership opportunities with Optum
Fellowship training in Cardiovascular Disease
Board Certification or Board Eligibility in Cardiovascular Disease
Board Certification or Board Eligibility in Nuclear Medicine, Vascular and Echocardiography
Unrestricted licensure in the state of New Jersey or has New Jersey application in process
Active and unrestricted DEA License or ability to obtain prior to start
Active New Jersey CDS License or ability to obtain prior to start
Bi-lingual – Spanish speaking
Full COVID-19 vaccination is an essential requirement of this role. UnitedHealth Group will adhere to all federal, state and local regulations as well as all client requirements and will obtain necessary proof of vaccination prior to employment to ensure compliance
Do you practice evidence-based medicine?
Are you seeking a practice focused on patient-centered quality care, not volume?
Are you a team player – comfortable delegating and empowering teams?
Are you constantly seeking better ways to do things?
Do you want to be part of something better?