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National Jewish Health - Chief, Division of Cardiology & Medical Director, Cardiovascular Service Line

Denver, CO

Job Description

Denver, CO – National Jewish Health (NJH) and Saint Joseph Hospital (SJH) seek a collaborative Cardiology leader to serve as the Chief of the Division of Cardiology and Medical Director of the Cardiovascular Service Line.

For more than 118 years, NJH has been at the forefront of research and medicine integrating the latest scientific discoveries with coordinated care.  As the leading respiratory healthcare organization in the nation, they have taken these discoveries and integrated them into programs to deliver the very best preventative and personalized medicine.  To better serve the community and provide cutting-edge healthcare, in 2014 NJH formed a joint operating agreement with the Sisters of Charity of Leavenworth (SJH’s parent company), which enabled Colorado’s largest private teaching hospital and NJH to provide inpatient and outpatient care together.  This partnership has enhanced NJH’s ability to care for its patients across the full continuum of care.

As the leader of the Division of Cardiology, the Chief will be responsible for the delivery and expansion of clinical services, faculty recruitment and development, the growth and advancement of research, scholarly activity and teaching excellence of the Division.  As the Medical Director of the Cardiovascular Service Line, he/she will have oversight of Cardiovascular clinical care delivery at NJH/SJH.

The successful candidate will be an outstanding clinical and academic leader with demonstrated ability to set a vision, effectively inspire, manage and mentor.  He/she will be an individual who has a passion for providing outstanding care, the leadership to engage physicians and an enduring commitment to providing an environment conducive to maximizing education and growing research.

To find out more, contact Donna Padilla or Linda Komnick through the office of Dan Dimenstein at Witt/Kieffer: and phone 240-644-6032.

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