Echocardiology Lab Mgr Pediatrics/UKHC

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Job TitleEchocardiology Lab Mgr Pediatrics/UKHCRequisition NumberRE24298Working TitlePediatric & Congenital Heart Program ECHO ManagerDepartment NameM3000:Peds Cardiology ClinicWork LocationLexington, KYGrade Level14Salary Range$81,328-137,717/yearType of PositionStaffPosition Time Status Full-TimeRequired Education

BA

Click here for more information about equivalencies:http://www.uky.edu/hr/employment/working-uk/equivalenciesRequired Related Experience

7 yrs

Required License/Registration/Certification

Pediatric Echocardiography Certification

Physical Requirements

Being able to travel long distances across the enterprise, regularly lifting, pushing and/or pulling objects over 50 lbs, regular exposure to repetitive motion, occasional exposure to radiation, hazardous chemicals, bloodborne/airborne pathogens, cuts and punctures. Regular (1-2x per week) job related travel.

Shift

Monday – Friday Days (40 hours+/ week).

Job Summary

Kentucky Children’s Hospital has an immediate, full-time opening for an experienced pediatric and congenital ECHO lab manager.

This qualified candidate will join our energized, dynamic team of 12 pediatric cardiologists, 2 pediatric CT surgeons, and 8 sonographers performing high-quality, diagnostic echocardiograms in a wide variety of settings to include inpatient, outpatient and off-site clinics. Some work related travel will be required.

Kentucky Children’s Hospital at the University of Kentucky is a 200+ bed facility with a new dedicated 4 bed pediatric cardiac ICU, 12 bed pediatric ICU, 12 bed progressive care unit, and 70+ bed neonatal ICU. Our pediatric echocardiography lab is accredited by the IAC in pediatric transthoracic, transesophageal and fetal echocardiography. The University of Kentucky has recently partnered with Cincinnati Children’s Hospital in a Joint Pediatric Heart Care Program designed to be “one program, two sites” with plans for significant growth and collaboration. In addition to providing exceptional heart care (including open heart surgery), collaborative research and educational opportunities are also anticipated. The collaboration is one of the top pediatric heart programs in the country, according to the U.S. News & World Report 2020 – 2021 Best Children’s Hospitals rankings.

Skills / Knowledge / Abilities

Excellent communication skills; customer service focused; problem solving and critical thinking are a must. Fetal Echocardiology certification preferred.

Does this position have supervisory responsibilities? YesPreferred Education/Experience

More than 5 years performing pediatric and congenital echocardiograms. Leadership experience in multi-disciplinary/complex or outreach operations.

Deadline to Apply09/10/2020University Community of Inclusion

The University of Kentucky is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. We strive to foster a community where people of all backgrounds, identities, and perspectives can feel secure and welcome. We also value the well-being of each of our employees and are dedicated to creating a healthy place to work, learn and live. In the interest of maintaining a safe and healthy environment for our students, employees, patients and visitors the University of Kentucky is a Tobacco & Drug Free campus.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we strongly encourage veterans, individuals with disabilities, women, and all minorities to consider our employment opportunities.

Any candidate offered a position may be required to pass pre-employment screenings as mandated by University of Kentucky Human Resources. These screenings may include a national background check and/or drug screen.

Posting Specific Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * University of Kentucky HealthCare seeks to attract, develop and retain highly skilled and competent employees, to provide the best experience for every patient, every time. If selected for a position, do you agree to abide by the UK HealthCare Values of diversity, innovation, respect, compassion, and teamwork?
    • Yes
    • No
  2. * University of Kentucky HealthCare recognizes a set of values that guide us in our daily interactions. By applying for a position within UK Healthcare, you are indicating your commitment and expressing your agreement to our five values. These values are diversity, innovation, respect, compassion, and teamwork. Please choose one of the UK Healthcare values and give a specific example when you exhibited this quality in your professional experience.

    (Open Ended Question)

  3. * Do you currently hold Pediatric Echocardiology certifications or are you eligible to obtain these by date of hire?
    • Yes
    • No
  4. * Please select the response that best describes your paid employment experience at a congenital surgical center.
    • None
    • Some, but less than 5 years
    • More than 5 years, up through 10 years
    • More than 10 years, up through 15 years
    • More than 15 years
  5. * Please select the response that best describes your fetal echocardiography experience.
    • None
    • Some, but less than 5 years
    • More than 5 years, up through 10 years
    • More than 10 years, up through 15 years
    • More than 15 years
  6. * Please choose the answer that best describes your years of paid, full-time employment experience in a management role in a pediatric echocardiography department.
    • None
    • Some, but less than 5 years
    • More than 5 years, up through 10 years
    • More than 10 years, up through 15 years
    • More than 15 years
  7. * Describe your supervisory experience. Include the number of employees whom you have supervised and the level of supervision you provided (i.e. hiring, discipline, training, delegation, performance management, etc.).

    (Open Ended Question)

  8. * Where did you first see this position advertised other than on UK's online employment system?
    • InsideHigherEd.com
    • HigherEdJobs.com
    • Diverseeducation.com (Diverse Issues in Higher Education)
    • HERCjobs.org (Higher Education Recruitment Consortium)
    • InsightIntoDiversity.com
    • Latinosinhighered.com
    • HospitalCareers.com
    • Indeed.com
    • LinkedIn.com
    • Institute for Diversity in Health Management
    • A Colleague, Friend and/or Family Member
    • None of the Above
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