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Pediatric Imaging Cardiologist

Job ID: 00136869
Charlotte, NC, United States
Date Posted: Jan 5, 2021

Overview

If it’s possible, you will find it at Atrium Health—the leading community-focused academic healthcare system serving North Carolina and South Carolina. We invite board certified and/or board eligible Pediatric Cardiologists to discover all that we can do when we bring healing hearts, inquisitive minds and progressive visionaries together in our Congenital Heart Center at Levine Children's Hospital in Charlotte, NC.

The Congenital Heart Center at Levine Children’s Hospital (LCH) and Sanger Heart & Vascular Institute (SHVI), seeks to recruit a Pediatric Imaging Cardiologist to join their existing faculty.

  • Candidates will have completed an ACGME accredited fellowship in pediatric cardiology and be BC/BE by the American Board of Pediatrics; expertise in echocardiography and congenital heart disease, which includes transthoracic, transesophageal, and fetal echocardiography; responsibilities will include both outpatient and inpatient cardiology. Minimum five (5) years of post-fellowship experience preferred, with potential to join as Medical Director of the Echocardiography Program.
  • Team includes: 13 cardiologists, 5 cardiac intensivists, 4 pediatric cardiac anesthesiologists, 2 pediatric cardiac radiologists, 18 APPs (includes 2 surgical APPs), 3 Surgeons, 13 sonographers, 4 nurse navigators and 5 dedicated RNs

The Congenital Heart Center, established in 2010, has been ranked as one of the top-50 pediatric heart centers in the country by U.S. News and World Report for the last nine years.  Our comprehensive services include cardiac imaging, diagnostic and interventional catheterization, electrophysiology, dedicated cardiovascular intensive care staff, and regional referral programs in heart failure / transplantation, adult congenital heart disease, and fetal echocardiography. Program volume has been growing secondary to increased referral patterns and regional population growth. Our new outpatient suite will be opening in December 2020, designed to treat all from fetal cardiology to ACHD. Our state-of-the-art two lab cardiac catheterization and electrophysiology suite opened in February of 2017, with dedicated staffing and anesthesia teams. We have one of the most comprehensive Cardiac Neurodevelopment programs in the region, providing a multitude of specialty services to our congenital heart population in the same office suite. Participation in investigator initiated and multi-center industry sponsored studies is ongoing within the Heart Center, with the support of an active clinical research department.

Levine Children’s Hospital (LCH) is a state-of-the-art facility open since 2007 in beautiful Charlotte, North Carolina. LCH has 11 floors and 234 inpatient beds, including an on-site PICU and CVICU covered 24/7 by in-house intensivists, Progressive Care Unit, Inpatient Observation Unit, Pediatric Rehab Unit and Pediatric Emergency Department. We are committed to being the region’s leading provider of pediatric health care services.

LCH and SHVI are both premier referral facilities within Atrium Health and one of the nation’s leading and most innovative healthcare systems. Atrium Health employs nearly 2,500 system-employed physicians, more than 60,000 employees, and more than 7,460 licensed beds across the Carolinas and Georgia.

Sanger Heart & Vascular Institute is one of the Southeast's largest cardiac and vascular programs providing the highest quality care available to patient with cardiovascular disease throughout North and South Carolina. Sanger employs more than 110 physicians in a network of more than 25 locations to provide the highest quality care available to patients with cardiovascular disease throughout North and South Carolina. Sanger has more than 50 years of experience providing world-class, comprehensive acute and chronic cardiovascular services including the region's only heart transplant center and pediatric heart surgery program.

When you join Atrium Health, you will be welcomed into an inclusive culture that celebrates and respects the contributions a diverse team can make together. Practice where your voice is valued, your passion for advancing medicine is rewarded, and you get the resources and support you need to thrive personally and professionally. In our nationally-renowned integrated health system, you can work alongside the most advanced minds in medicine to improve medicine, elevate hope and advance healing—for all.