Interventional Cardiologist Prefontaine Cardiology Clinic FT Varied

  • Part Time, Full Time, Locum Tenens/Traveling, Remote
  • Coos Bay, OR, US

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Quick Submit$10,000 Sign-on BonusTime Type:Full timeHours per Pay Period:80Shift:As AssignedAverage rate:Depending on Experience(This represents the rate for an individual with significant experience in this job)Department:PhysiciansCurrent Bay Area Hospital Employee: If you are a current Bay Area Hospital employee, please apply through the Workday internal career site.The future looks bright at Bay Area Hospital, and we are always searching for quality people to join our team. We offer a great atmosphere, competitive pay, a wide array of benefits, and many growth opportunities for our employees.:Interventional CardiologistThe interventional cardiologist will share responsibilities seeing inpatient hospital patients, seeing clinic patients, rotating into the cardiac Cath Lab schedule, covering an imaging rotation, and sharing both general and interventional call.SKILLS AND ABILITIESSpecific to interventional cardiology to be eligible core privileges and interventional cardiologyPrivileges include the ability to assess, stabilize, and determine the disposition of patients with emergent conditions consistent with policies regarding emergency and consultative call services. The core privileges in the specialty include the procedures on the following procedures list and such other procedures that are extensions of the same techniques and skills within the specialty practiceInterventional cardiology core privileges:Intracoronary foreign body retrievalIntracoronary infusion of pharmacologic agents including thrombolytic medicationsIntracoronary mechanical ThrombectomyIntracoronary stents, balloon angioplasty, and other commonly used interventional devicesIntracoronary ultrasound of coronaries or IVUSUse of intracoronary Doppler, flow and pressure wireManagement of complications of percutaneous interventional coronary proceduresRotational atherectomyUse of vasoactive agents for epicardial and microvascular spasmPrimarily radial approach and or femoral and brachial cannulation for angiography or percutaneous coronary interventionsInterpretation of coronary angiograms, ventriculography, and hemodynamicsIntra-aortic balloon pump catheter insertion and post patient care Special requested procedures for interventional cardiology:Peripheral vascular angiography, angioplasty, and stentingSpecial request for privileges may be made for carotid stenting, and endovascular grafts of the aortaSpecial request for privileges may be made for permanent pacemaker implantation and other implant devices such as AICDOther requested privileging can be made based on prior experience and new training Reappointment criteria for interventional cardiologyMaintains regular, consistent and punctual attendance at the assigned job locationExercises good judgment, demonstrates effective critical thinking skillsFlexible, able to prioritize and address multiple responsibilities concurrentlyWorks effectively under stress and frequently changing job requirements/situationsEDUCATION/CERTIFICATIONS/LICENSES/DEGREESHolds subspecialty certification in interventional cardiology by the ABIM or completed a certificate of added qualification in interventional cardiology by the AOBIMMeets criteria for Medical Staff or Allied Health Professional membership and privilegesEXPERIENCEMeets criteria for Medical Staff or Allied Health Professional membership and privilegesDemonstrated competence and an adequate volume of experience (150 percutaneous coronary interventional procedures) with acceptable outcomes, reflective of the scope of privileges requested, for the past 24 months, based on results of professional practice evaluation and outcome studies. Evidence of current physical and mental ability to perform privileges requested is required of all applicants for renewal of privileges. In addition, excepted continuing education related to interventional cardiology is required.Successful completion of an AC GME or AOA accredited training program and interventional cardiology or equivalent practice experience if training occurred prior to 2003Demonstrates at least 75 percutaneous coronary intervention procedures, reflective of the scope of privileges requested, in the past 12 months or successful completion of an ACGME or AOA residency or clinical fellowship within the past 12 monthsGENERAL INFORMATIONUnion Affiliation: NoneThe above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by individuals assigned to this position. They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all duties, responsibilities and job skills required.PHYSICAL/MENTAL/ENVIRONMENTAL REQUIREMENTSAble to stand, walk, bend, squat, reach, and stretch frequentlyPossess physical agility and adequate reaction time to respond quickly and appropriately to unexpected patient care needsNeeds adequate hearing and visual acuity, including adequate color visionRequires fine motor skills, adequate eye-hand coordination, and ability to grasp and handle objectsAble to use proper body mechanics to assist patients in ambulating, transferring in and out of bed, chair or wheelchairMust use standard precautions due to threat of exposure to blood and bodily fluidsNeeds ability to communicate effectively through reading, writing, and speaking in person or on telephoneMay require periodic use of personalCompensation Grade:LCompensation Grade Profile:L- SalariedBay Area Hospital is an Equal Opportunity Employer.Anti-Retaliation Notice #Level3

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