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Cardiologist Dr. Kaushik K. Jain Joins EvergreenHealth Heart Care
Date
08/10/2018
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Kirkland, Wash. – EvergreenHealth recently welcomed Kaushik K. Jain, DO, FACC, to its Heart Care practice, where he will provide adult patients with a broad range of cardiac care including preventive cardiology, cardiac imaging, treatment of advanced heart failure and more.

Image of Dr. Kaushik Jain, a cardiologist physician specializing in preventive cardiology, stress testing and chronic heart failure at EvergreenHealth Cardiac Care in Kirkland, WA.Dr. Jain is board-certified in cardiovascular disease, adult comprehensive echocardiography and internal medicine, and brings with him extensive experience in cardiac care. Dr. Jain treats a broad range of heart conditions and also has specialized training in cardiac imaging, advanced heart failure, transplant cardiology and cardiomyopathies. He is board eligible in nuclear cardiology as well as advanced heart failure and transplant cardiology.

“We are pleased to welcome Dr. Jain to our heart care team, where he joins a group of clinical experts who are dedicated to providing high-quality, comprehensive cardiac care,” said Bob Malte, EvergreenHealth CEO. “His extensive training and diverse knowledge of heart conditions and diagnostic methods will be a valuable asset to our patients and community, given that heart disease remains one of our greatest public health issues.”

Dr. Jain believes his role as a cardiologist is to listen to his patients’ concerns and work together to arrive at a diagnosis and treatment plan. He is committed to guiding and empowering patients to better understand their conditions and to create a care plan that promotes a happy and healthy life for his patients. His approach to medicine is based on the philosophy that the mind, body and spirit must be aligned to achieve optimal health, and he supports patients as they strive toward their healthiest best.

Dr. Jain attended medical school at the Chicago College of Osteopathic Medicine and completed his internal medicine residency at St. Louis University School of Medicine. He then completed fellowships in cardiovascular disease, as well as advanced heart failure and transplant cardiology, at the University of Missouri--Kansas City School of Medicine/Saint Luke’s Mid-America Heart Institute.

In his free time, Dr. Jain looks forward to exploring the Pacific Northwest with activities like hiking, biking, kayaking and other outdoor hobbies with his rescue dog, Sofia.

Welcoming new providers is one of many ways EvergreenHealth is thoughtfully expanding alongside its growing community. As part of its 15-year Master Facilities Plan, the health system is keeping pace with the community’s growth by upgrading its facilities and infrastructure to ensure its ability to provide care in the safest environment. To learn more, visit www.evergreenhealth.com/future

Learn more about Dr. Jain and EvergreenHealth Heart Care at www.evergreenhealth.com/heart

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About EvergreenHealth
EvergreenHealth is an integrated health care system that serves nearly one million residents in King and Snohomish counties and offers a breadth of services and programs that is among the most comprehensive in the region. A staff of 5,000 provides clinical excellence in over 80 specialties, including heart and vascular care, oncology, surgical care, orthopedics, neurosciences, women’s and children’s services, pulmonary care, infectious disease and travel medicine, and home care and hospice services. Formed as a public hospital district in 1972, EvergreenHealth includes a 318-bed acute care medical center in Kirkland, a network of 13 primary care practices, five urgent care centers, over two dozen specialty care practices and 24/7 emergency care at its Kirkland, Monroe, and Redmond campuses. In 2015, the system expanded to include EvergreenHealth Monroe – an accredited, full-service 74-bed public hospital district, established in 1960 in Monroe, Washington. EvergreenHealth has clinical and strategic partnerships with several health care entities, including Overlake Medical Center, Seattle Cancer Care Alliance and dozens of independent practices that are part of the clinically integrated Eastside Health Network and the Puget Sound High Value Network. In addition to clinical care, EvergreenHealth offers extensive community health outreach and education programs, anchored by the 24/7 EvergreenHealth Nurse Navigator & Healthline.

In 2017, EvergreenHealth achieved its ninth designation in the last 10 years (2009-2012, and 2014-2018) as a Distinguished Hospital for Clinical Excellence from Healthgrades® and was again named one of Healthgrades 2018 America’s 100 Best Hospitals, placing it among the top 2 percent of hospitals nationwide based on its outstanding clinical performance. The health system was one of 750 hospitals in the country to earn an ‘A’ grade for patient safety from The Leapfrog Group and holds a 5-Star Overall Rating from the Centers for Medicaid & Medicare Services (CMS), one of only 337 nationwide. For more information, visit www.evergreenhealth.com


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