Embracing disruption in your Cardiovascular Service Line

The idea of making a change to your Cardiovascular Service Line, and possibly facing the disruptions that come with it, can be an intimidating prospect. However, even though “disruption” sounds like a bad thing, it is almost always the driving force behind positive change. And as cardiology care continues to evolve, it is essential to…

February 20, 2018

Do You Have A Great Recruiter?

When you’re traveling in the healthcare industry, a great recruiter can make or break your experience on assignment. The recruiters you work with are supposed to be on your side and help you fight for what you need as you travel from place to place. But how can you tell if you have a recruiter…

February 12, 2018
Cardiology Salaries

Cardiology salaries on the rise, how does yours compare?

According to Modern Healthcare’s 2017-2018 By the Numbers report, most physician specialties have seen an increase in average salary since 2015-2016. Interventional and non-invasive cardiology are no exception.   Key: Compdata Surveys & Consulting; Sullivan, Cotter & Associates-Medical Groups; Sullivan, Cotter & Associates-Physicians; AMGA; Medical Group Management Association; Merritt Hawkins; Pacific Companies; ECG Management Consultants;…

February 6, 2018

A Life Saved on a Friday Night: Roy’s Story

Written by: Kelsey Swindler CMH launched interventional cardiology care, to include 24/7 STEMI care, less than a month ago, and our patients – and their families – are seeing the impact first-hand. Two weeks ago, Roy Whitt was playing golf when he felt short of breath. He promised one of his caregivers he would stop…

October 31, 2017

CMH launching interventional cardiology program

First for health system, region WILMINGTON — CMH will be launching an interventional cardiology program, a first for the health system and the region. “While CMH has long been this region’s anchor for emergency and specialty care, patients with chest pain and other heart related symptoms are often transferred to other facilities for lifesaving treatment,”…

April 25, 2017