Fairview Health Services is seeking a pediatric/fetal echocardiogrpher to join the multi-specialty practice at University of Minnesota Children’s Masonic Hospital (MHealth) in Minneapolis, MN.
We are seeking full-time candidate to join a team of 8 sonographers who has the knowledge and understanding of surgical procedures for the repair or partial repair of congenital heart disease, and the various modifications encountered for different congenital disorders. Our ideal candidate will have the ability to evaluate complex fetal cardiac anatomy and physiology as well. You will take part in quality assurance activities and research studies as needed.
Full time (1.0 FTE) day shift
Shifts are: Day shifts working Monday - Friday + call (60 minute call response)
Call frequency varies
Comprehensive benefits program with the flexibility to select the plans that best fit you and your family’s needs.
In this role, you will:
Perform non-invasive cardiac diagnostic imaging using ultrasound technology to aid the physician in the diagnosis and treatment of congenital and acquired cardiac diseases.
Evaluate the cardiac status by using a logical and systematic approach to analyze the heart and related structures segmentally: Thoracoabdominal situs, Cardiac Position, Atrial Situs, Atrioventricular connection, Ventricular Morphology, Ventriculoarterial connection
Evaluate pediatric patients with complex congenital heart disease.by having extensive knowledge of the incidence, causes, inheritance patterns, and pathologic consequences of congenital malformations.
Ability to evaluate complex fetal cardiac anatomy and physiology
Ability to provide relevant echocardiographic data, making quantitative calculations and communicating the impressions for the physicians.
Participates in quality assurance activities and research studies as needed
University of Minnesota Masonic Children’s Hospital is a team of cardiologists, cardiac surgeons, advanced practitioners, nurses and healthcare professionals committed to providing lifesaving care to people with heart disease. Our heart specialists and their teams build upon a 60-year legacy of clinical care, research and innovation, including the world’s first open-heart surgery. For more information, visit us at https://www.mhealth.org/childrens/care/overarching-care/heart-center-pediatrics.
Education: Associates Degree in EchocardiographyBoard Certified/Board Prepared with the American Board of Medical Specialties.
Fairview Health Services (fairview.org) is an award-winning, nonprofit health system providing exceptional care across the full spectrum of health care services. Joined by HealthEast in June 2017, Fairview is one of the most comprehensive and geographically accessible systems in the state, with 11 hospitals—including an academic medical center and long-term care hospital—serving the greater Twin Cities metro area and north-central Minnesota. Its broad continuum also includes 56 primary care clinics, specialty clinics, senior living communities, retail and specialty pharmacies, pharmacy benefit management services, rehabilitation centers, counseling and home health care services, medical transportation, an integrated provider network and health insurer PreferredOne. In partnership with the University of Minnesota, Fairview’s 32,000 employees and 2,400 affiliated providers embrace innovation to drive a healthier future through healing, discovery and education