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Director of Pediatric Cardiac Imaging

Children's Hospital & Medical Center - Omaha Omaha, NE
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Director of Pediatric Cardiac Imaging

Children’s Hospital & Medical Center, with the University of Nebraska College of Medicine, is currently recruiting a Pediatric Cardiologist with Cardiac Imaging experience. Children’s is a vibrant, free-standing pediatric teaching hospital and Nebraska’s only full service pediatric specialty health care center focused on extraordinary clinical care, education, clinical and outcomes research, and advocacy. The hospital is embarking on transformational programmatic and physical growth to address our local, regional, national and global patient care. The hospital has a Level IV Regional NICU, Level II Pediatric Trauma Center, Specialized Clinical Pediatric Services, and 24/7 Pediatric Intensivists.  We have 50+ Specialty Clinics, 200+ Specialists, 14 Satellite Offices, multiple Pediatric Fellowship programs, and is Magnet Certified.  Our new campus expansion plans include an additional 100 beds to the existing 145, expansion to the Newborn Intensive Care Unit, Fetal Care Center and Fetal Surgery, Pediatric Intensive Care Unit, Cardiac Center including dedicated intensive care, Short-Stay Observation Unit, Emergency Department, and Surgical Services. The expansion will also provide new facilities to support education and clinical and outcomes research.

The Division of Pediatric Cardiology is recruiting an individual to lead cardiac imaging. Individuals should have an established clinical, academic and leadership career. Consideration is open to junior faculty or fourth year imaging trainees who are committed to advancing an academic imaging career. The Cardiology and Cardiac Surgery Divisions consist of 15 cardiologists, three cardiac surgeons, and 10 advanced practice providers. Last year the seven imaging faculty performed and interpreted 10,350 TT echo studies, 425 TEE’s, 215 fetal echos, 136 CT scans and 132 MRI studies. Candidates will be expected to build on this clinical base as well as grow the innovation and academic components of the division. Children’s Hospital’s growth and transformation creates opportunity for innovation, education, and research. The Child Health Research Institute has been established and will provide start-up funding and infrastructure for clinical, basic science, or translational research.  We seek individuals with strong emotional and social intelligence. Successful candidates will hold a faculty appointment at the University of Nebraska College of Medicine. 

Omaha enjoys four distinct seasons, along with an exciting metropolitan and a population over 925,000. The people of Omaha make it a safe city where it is special to live and enjoy all the amenities of a big city with the warmth of the Midwest. The area is rich in cultural activities including a professional symphony, ballet, theater, art, history, children’s museums, and a world class zoo that will appeal to every taste. Additionally, Greater Omaha has an outstanding educational system of public and private schools. There are numerous universities and colleges, most notably the University of Nebraska at Omaha, the University of Nebraska Medical Center, Creighton University, and the College of Saint Mary’s. In addition to the many collegial sports, Omaha hosts the Olympic Swim Trials, the Olympic Curling Trials, and the College World Series. All of this, combined with a diverse economy with multiple Fortune 500 companies, makes for an extraordinary quality of life.

Nominations, expressions of interest and applications (including cover letter and CV/resume) should be submitted to: Geralyn Azizkhan, Director, Physician and Faculty Affairs, gazizkhan@childrensomaha.org  or 402.955.6585. Cell: 402.979.3103. All replies will be treated with confidentiality.

Job Details

Date Posted July 2, 2018
Date Closes September 30, 2018
Located In Omaha, NE
Department Pediatric Cardiology
Job Type Full-time Employee
Experience Level Expert (Highly skilled)
SOC Category 29-1069.00 Physicians and Surgeons, All Other
Zipcode 68114

This job offers the following benefits

  • 403(b) Retirement Savings Plan
  • Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Health-Care Spending Accounts
  • Accidental Death and Dismemberment
  • Dental
  • Dependent Life Insurance
  • Domestic Partner Benefits (Different-sex)
  • Domestic Partner Benefits (Same-Sex)
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • Group Homeowners and Auto
  • Group Legal
  • Life Insurance
  • Long-Term Disability
  • Maternity / Paternity / Family Leave
  • Medical
  • Prescription Drug Plan
  • Professional Liability
  • Short-Term Disability
  • Supplemental Insurance
  • Vision
  • Voluntary Life Insurance
  • Bereavement Pay
  • Cafeteria / Food
  • Continuing Education Program
  • Discounts on Employer Merchandise & Services
  • Doctor (On-site)
  • Employee Referral Program
  • Free Parking
  • Paid Holidays
  • Paid Vacations
  • Relocation Assistance
  • Remote Access
  • Shuttle Service
  • Sick Leave
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Workout Facilities

This job requires the following skills

  • Public Speaking
  • Ability to Work Under Pressure
  • Excellent Communications
  • Excellent Logic and Reasoning
  • Excellent Team Member
  • Positive Attitude
  • Strong Flexibility / Adaptability
  • Strong Work Ethic
  • JCAHO Standards
  • Patient Safety
  • Public Health
  • Statistical Analysis
  • Basic Life Support (BLS)
  • Medical Education / Training
  • Medication Administration
  • Patient Evaluations
  • Healthcare Specialty
  • Pediatric Care
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