Advanced Heart Failure Cardiologist

Posting Details

Position Information

Working Title Advanced Heart Failure Cardiologist
Classification Title Assistant Professor
Position Number 01202044
Hours Per Week 40
Department Cardiovascular Medicine
Campus Location Kansas City Metro
Position Summary

The clinical cardiologist will have advanced heart failure management skill, working knowledge and experience in cardiac assist devices and cardiac transplant management.

Required Qualifications
  • Must have completed an accredited fellowship training in the management of Advanced Heart Failure, VAD and cardiac transplantation assessment and management of pre and post transplant care.
  • ABIM Board Certified or board eligible in Internal Medicine Cardiovascular Disease
  • ABIM Certified or board eligible in Advanced Heart Failure and Transplant Cardiology
Preferred Qualifications

Appropriately trained to perform the following:

  • Complex heart failure management
  • Pre and post VAD management
  • Pre and post cardiac transplant management
  • Clinical consultative cardiology
  • Non-invasive imaging in cardiac ultrasound is a plus
Environment Healthcare
Physical Requirements Light
Probation Status

Subject to the regulations of the State of Kansas, the Board of Regents and the University of Kansas Medical Center, I understand and agree that I may be subject to a probation period and during the probation period I serve at the pleasure of the Executive Vice Chancellor of KUMC and my employment may be ended at any time during that period.

Hiring Range
EEO Statement

KU Medical Center is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran or disability status, or genetic information.

Job Duties

Description of Job Duty

Day to day management in the inpatient and ambulatory settings of patients with advanced heart failure. Pre and post management of patients with circulatory support devices (LVAD). Pre and post management of patients with heart transplants. May participate in non-invasive imaging labs if certified.

Description of Job Duty

Participate in outcomes research in the area of Advanced Heart Failure and cardiovascular disease. Participation in scholarly activity derived primarily from clinical and educational activities.

Description of Job Duty

Provide training and oversight to residents and fellows rotating with the Advanced Heart Failure Service.

Description of Job Duty

Other duties as assigned by Supervisor and Department Chair

Description of Job Duty

Participate in covering night and weekend call in a similar fashion as other advanced heart failure cardiologists.

Description of Job Duty

Additional duties as may be assigned by department chair and supervisor.

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Documents Needed To Apply

Required Documents
  1. Resume
Optional Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Curriculum Vitae