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Pediatric Institute: Pediatric Interventional Radiologist

Location:  Egleston 
Requisition #:  34802

JOB SUMMARY

The Emory University Department of Radiology and Imaging Sciences and Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta are recruiting full-time, board certified or board eligible pediatric interventional radiologists to join our growing faculty. Pediatric interventional radiologists will provide services across multiple Children’s locations. 

 

Highlights

  • Children’s is one of the largest pediatric clinical care providers in the country with three hospitals, 638 licensed beds and access to more than 60 pediatric sub-specialties.
  • Our radiology team performs nearly 300,000 imaging exams annually.
  • To respond to the growing demands for access to our specialized pediatric care, Children’s is breaking ground on a new pediatric medical campus that is scheduled to open in 2025 with four fully-functional IR suites.
  • Children’s has continually been named one of the best, ranking as one of the nation’s “Best Children’s Hospitals” by U.S. News & World Report and one of the “100 Best Places to Work” by Fortune magazine.
  • The Emory University Department of Radiology and Imaging Sciences is one of the preeminent academic radiology departments in the country.
  • Through collaboration with neighboring academic and scientific institutions, our staff is developing cutting edge treatments and technologies to address the most perplexing childhood medical questions.

Additional Details

Employment will be through the Emory+Children’s Pediatric Institute, an affiliation between Emory University and Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta

 Faculty rank will be commensurate with experience.

EDUCATION

•    Graduate of an accredited, four-year medical school
•    Graduate of an ACGME-accredited fellowship in vascular interventional radiology.

CERTIFICATION SUMMARY

•    Board certified to practice medicine in the state of Georgia
•    Current, unrestricted license to practice medicine in the state of Georgia
•    Current DEA license
•    PALS certification is required

EXPERIENCE*
  • Clinical experience and/or training in pediatric interventional radiology is strongly preferred
KNOWLEDGE SKILLS & ABILITIES*

•    Demonstrated ability to communicate effectively with patients and families and as a team member
•    Demonstrates the following skills in accomplishing job duties and responsibilities: 
    o Personal organization and time management
    o Human relations and teamwork
    o Personal adaptability
    o Personal motivation
    o Listening
•    Meets eligibility requirements for credentialing as part of the Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta Professional Staff

JOB RESPONSIBILITIES*

1.    Provides patient care within the respective clinical area which complies with the Professional Staff Bylaws, rules and regulations and Children’s policies and procedures.
2.    Participates in and incorporates Quality Improvement and research findings into practice.
3.    Provides and/or serves as a resource for patient/family and staff education.
4.    Provides an authenticated report of all physician services rendered and maintains accurate and complete records in an acceptable manner.
5.    Completes necessary documentation and ensures communication to facilitate patient care and appropriate reimbursement.
6.    Participates in meetings/activities as required to support operations of the clinical area.
7.    Participates in activities that enhance professional development, complete and maintain certification in ALS and maintains any additional specialty training/certifications as required by the area assigned.
8.    Performs other responsibilities as required.

SYSTEM RESPONSIBILITIES*

Safety: Practices proper safety techniques in accordance with hospital and departmental policies and procedures. Responsible for the reporting of employee/patient/visitor injuries or accidents, or other safety issues to the supervisor and in the occurrence notification system. 


Compliance: Monitors and ensures compliance with all regulatory requirements, organizational standards, and policies and procedures related to area of responsibility. Identifies potential risk areas within area of responsibility and supports problem resolution process. Maintains records of compliance activities and reports compliance activities to the Compliance Office.


The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work performed by people assigned to this classification.  They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all job duties performed by the personnel so classified.

PHYSICAL DEMANDS*
Ability to lift up to 15 lbs independently not to exceed 50 lbs without assistance
Bending/Stooping - Frequently (activity or condition exists from 1/3 to 2/3 of time)
Climbing - Occasionally (activity or condition exists up to 1/3 of time)
Hearing/Speaking - Effective communication with employees, supervisors/managers and staff. Effective communications with patients and visitors, as required.
Lifting - Occasionally (activity or condition exists up to 1/3 of time)
Pushing/Pulling - Occasionally (activity or condition exists up to 1/3 of time)
Standing - Frequently (activity or condition exists from 1/3 to 2/3 of time)
Walking - Occasionally (activity or condition exists up to 1/3 of time)
WORKING CONDITIONS*
Definite potential for exposure to blood and body fluids

 

About Us:

Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta has been 100 percent committed to kids for more than 100 years. A not-for-profit organization, Children’s is dedicated to making kids better today and healthier tomorrow.

With 3 hospitals, 27 neighborhood locations and a total of 638 beds, Children’s is the largest healthcare provider for children in Georgia and one of the largest pediatric clinical care providers in the country. Children’s offers access to more than 70 pediatric specialties and programs and is ranked among the top children’s hospitals in the country by U.S. News & World Report.

Children’s has been ranked on Fortune magazine’s list of “100 Best Companies to Work For” for fourteen consecutive years and named one of the “100 Best Companies” by Working Mother magazine. We offer a comprehensive compensation and benefit package that supports our mission, vision and values. We are proud to offer an array of programs and services to our employees that have distinguished us as a best place to work in the country. Connect to our mission of making kids better today and healthier tomorrow. 

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Address:  1405 Clifton Road NE, Atlanta, GA  30322
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Nearest Major Market: Atlanta

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