Cardiovascular Thoracic Surgery
Altru Health System in Grand Forks, ND is currently seeking a BC/BE Cardiovascular Thoracic Surgeon to join a 2 person practice. This is a typical Cardiovascular Thoracic Surgery practice. Referrals come from Cardiologists either through the Cardiac Catheterization Lab or the clinic. There were 160 CVT cases for 2010 and 3,173 catheterizations. Typical cases are cardiac bypasses, valve replacements, bronchoscopic laser lesion treatment, stenting, thoracoscopy, mediastinenoscopy and some vascular work. Physician Assistant and first assistant in the OR help with vein retrieval for cases. Altru Hospital is a Level II Trauma Center and state-of-the-art 277-bed hospital.
The University of North Dakota School of Medicine located in Grand Forks offers teaching opportunities with residency in family practice and general surgery.
Altru Health System provides competitive compensation, reviewed annually with specialty specific industry data. Altru also offers an extensive and comprehensive benefit package including but not limited to:
Retirement Plans: Pension Plan, Profit Sharing Plan, 401(K) and 403(B)
Continuing Education & Professional Expenses
Professional Liability Insurance
Vacation and CME time off
Relocation and Immigration Allowance available
To learn more about this practice opportunity or to forward your CV for consideration contact:
Altru Health System
PO Box 6003
Grand Forks, ND 58201-6003
Phone: 800.437.5373 ext. 6596 Fax: 701.780.6641