Coliseum Medical Center is seeking an experienced Board Certified Cardiothoracic surgeon to join employed practice in Macon, GA. Ideal candidate will be well trained and accomplished in all Cardiothoracic procedures as well as minimally invasive valve surgery and valve repair desired, VATS a plus. Incoming surgeon can expect to perform 150+ heart surgeries, 100+ valve surgeries annually, as well as general thoracic procedures. Very attainable potential to do 300+ CABG and 100 valves in near future.
The Coliseum Heart Institute is an advanced cardiac center offering all services from non-invasive cardiology, including Cardiac MRI, to open heart surgery and valve surgery. The Coliseum Heart Institute, located at Coliseum Medical Centers, boasts Joint Commission Primary Stroke Care Designation, has an Accredited Heart Failure and Chest Pain Center, received Gold Plus Recognition for Stroke Care by American Heart Association for the fourth year in a row and is the only hospital in the area recognized for the timely treatment of ST elevation myocardial infarction (STEMI) heart attacks..
* Four dedicated CV Surgery Registered Nurses.
* Two dedicated CVOR suites. GE PACS system imaging available in both. Portable GE C-ARM capabilities.
* 100 TEE ECHO on each OH case
*Eight dedicated CV ICU beds with the potential to grow to 14.
* Excellent Cardiology Support. Dedicated CV Service Line Administrator. Hospital CEO, CFO and CNO committed to program.
* Considered Excellent Regional Heart Program. We have the best STEMI times in the area. We are currently a two star program with a goal of becoming a three.
* In discussion to build hybrid OR with TAVR capabilities. Our hybrid procedures are currently done in specials and the Cath Labs.
** We currently have a lung cancer navigator and a tumor board that meets weekly.
* Excellent Pulmonary & Critical Care intensivists support
* Great selection of Private and Public Schools
* Excellent Climate, Social Activities, Sports Activities
Employment contract consisting of guaranteed base salary + WRVU bonus potential, comprehensive benefits package, paid occurrence based malpractice, PTO, CME as well as several other negotiable incentives being offered.
Coliseum Medical Centers (CMC) is a 310-bed facility offering a 24-hour emergency room with specialized pediatric care, inpatient and outpatient surgery options, rehabilitation programs, behavioral health and diagnostic services. Coliseum is also now pursuing a Level III Trauma designation. In addition, CMC’s breadth of care options includes specialty facilities such as the Coliseum Heart Institute, an advanced cardiac center offering all services from non-invasive cardiology to open heart surgery, Coliseum Rehabilitation Center, Coliseum Robotics Institute, Coliseum Cancer Institute and the Family Ties Birthing Center which includes a Level III neonatal nursery. Additionally, the Coliseum Center for Behavioral Health, located on the campus of Coliseum Medical Centers, provides treatment to adults with psychiatric and addiction issues. The services provided include inpatient and outpatient programs, as well as a specialty program for senior adults.
Macon is the 4th largest city located in the state of Georgia. It lies near the geographic center of the state, approximately 85 miles south of Atlanta, hence the city's nickname “The Heart of Georgia.” One can easily make it to the city or the beach within a few hours’ drive. Macon is full of rich history, incredible architecture, stunning Southern charm, and a soulful musical heritage that has branded Macon "Where Soul Lives". The town spawned one of the greatest musical acts of all time, the Allman Brothers Band. It is also the Cherry Blossom capital of the world and is known for their annual festival where saying the city “turns pink” is an understatement!