Position: Cardiology Fellow – Electrophysiology and Devices

The 1-year position is as a sole fellow working with 2 electrophysiologists and 2 device cardiologists. We implant and provide follow-up for approximately 300 Cardiac Implantable Device (CIED) per year including (S-)ICD, CSP, CRT and leadless devices. Follow-up is provided by cardiac physiologist led device clinics including an extensive remote monitoring service. The electrophysiology service performs over 250 EP/ablation procedures per year including all supraventricular arrhythmia and selected ventricular arrhythmia ablations.

A shared care model is in place with the Royal Melbourne Hospital including interstate referral for ablation of complex arrhythmia and CIED extraction procedures.

Service development and academic research are integral components of our program. Fellows are expected to undertake clinical care improvement projects and publish on the results as well as encouraged to perform research projects and publish papers. Fellows aim to present at local Cardiac Society of Australia and New Zealand (CSANZ) and international meetings. Regular CRM educational meetings and journal clubs are held, and Fellows are also encouraged to attend the twice-weekly departmental meetings comprising journal clubs, imaging and EP presentations, morbidity and mortality discussions, and grand rounds presentations.

Completion of either the CEPIA graduate program, EHRA level 2 certification in EP, or IBHRE exams are expected.

Details of Appointment
Fixed term, part time, day worker position working up to 38 hours per fortnight commencing as soon as possible until 30 June 2025.

Royal Hobart Hospital
$131,000 – $183,500 per annum
Medical Practitioners Agreement 2022, Medical Practitioner Level 5-11 (Registrar/Senior Registrar)

To apply please visit: https://careers.pageuppeople.com/759/cw/en/job/1121160/cardiology-fellow-electrophysiology-and-devices-527439

Closing: 4 June 2024

For more information
Dr Jonathan Lipton
Staff Specialist – Cardiology
[email protected]
03 61668308