Heart Failure Specialist St. Elizabeth Heart and Vascular Institute is seeking a surgeon for our Heart Failure Program. The ideal candidate is Board Certified in Cardiothoracic Surgery, is fellowship trained in Heart Failure and has extensive LVAD experience. The Heart Failure surgeon, in conjunction with Heart Failure specialists and the Cardiac Surgeons, will guide the establishment of the Surgical Heart Failure program at St. Elizabeth. The St. Elizabeth Heart and Vascular Institute includes 21 cardiologists 3 electrophysiologists, 3 heart failure cardiologists, 4 cardiothoracic surgeons, and 4 vascular surgeons. The surgeon will work collaboratively with the medical heart failure team as well as perform adult cardiac surgical procedures. We are a four-hospital, 1,000 bed community health system in a market of 400,000 people. St. Elizabeth is home to a Family Medicine Residency Program and recently announced a partnership with the University of Kentucky and Northern Kentucky University to open a medical school. Through our affiliation with the Mayo Clinic Care Network, collaboration with Mayo Clinic physicians for clinical, educational and research purposes exists. Opportunities are also available for the surgeon to participate in our Clinical Research Institute. Base salary with opportunity to participate in incentives related to the Heart & Vascular Institute quality and programmatic initiatives commensurate with experience. Enjoy a competitive compensation and benefits package (including relocation assistance, malpractice, CME allowance and health benefits), a great place to live and work and a substantial referral base. St. Elizabeth’s main campus is located in Northern Kentucky, minutes from Downtown Cincinnati. This opportunity allows you to enjoy all the amenities of a major metropolitan area as well as natural charms of Northern Kentucky. This region boasts affordable costs of living, award-winning schools, college and professional sports, exceptional fine arts and the distinction of being sixth in the nation for its number of Fortune 500 Company headquarters. For inquiries about this opportunity, please contact Betsy Bushman directly at email@example.com.