Intensivist opportunity on CCU in The Houston Medical Center

Intensivist opportunity in CCU in the Flagship Hospital in the Houston Downtown Medical Center. Seeking qualified candidate with interest in Cardiac Critical Care. Expertise in management of cardiac cases and knowledge in the use of

•right heart catheterization
•central venous
•arterial line placement
•endotracheal intubation techniques.

There is a tremendous amount of support provided through a significant number of both academic and private consultants. An interest in participating in medical education is important as residents and fellows rotate thru the unit. The CCU is an 18-bed unit which treats acute cardiac patients with a wide variety of illnesses including:
•advanced heart failure
•atrial and ventricular arrhythmias
•cardiac arrest
•post-atrial and ventricular ablation

The CCU staff physician will obtain extensive experience in the management of decompensated heart failure, including hemodynamic management and use of various cardiovascular assist devices including IABP and LVADS.

• Good affordable housing
• many school choices
• low cost of living
• no state income tax
• tort reform

This Hospital is renowned, and ranked the best in Texas, and the employer is ranked as one of FORTUNE Magazine’s top 100 employers nationwide.

Contact Rick Clark 757-460-1299 or