Cardiologist Job Description

Cardiologist Job Description

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Cardiologist provides outpatient consultation for the diagnosis and management of diseases and disorders of the cardiovascular system considering the medical history, physical exam and ancillary studies including but not limited to imaging technologies.

Cardiologist Duties & Responsibilities

To write an effective cardiologist job description, begin by listing detailed duties, responsibilities and expectations. We have included cardiologist job description templates that you can modify and use.

Sample responsibilities for this position include:

Diagnostic cardiac catheterization 3 days per week in a diverse patient population
Having a General Cardiology Clinic 1 day per week
Attending on the Inpatient Cardiology Service 4 weeks per year
Trains residents
Participates in and/or manages all aspects of cardiac patients to include outpatient clinical visits and inpatient visits to the Cardiac Care Unit and inpatient wards and performs standard inpatient cardiology procedures such as insertion of temporary intravenous pacemaker leads and right heart catheterization
Participates and manages all aspects of standard non-invasive cardiology testing such as EKG, Holter and stress testing
Takes an active role in the evaluation of the patient, decision for treatment/care, and documentation in the patient electronic records
Serves on service level and/or hospital committees as needed and participates in the facility peer review program
Maintains professional competency, courtesy and flexibility and provides the necessary services of this specialty
Possesses strong clinical, leadership, and communication skills with a commitment to academics

Cardiologist Qualifications

Qualifications for a job description may include education, certification, and experience.

Licensing or Certifications for Cardiologist

List any licenses or certifications required by the position: ACLS, BLS, DEA, CME

Education for Cardiologist

Typically a job would require a certain level of education.

Employers hiring for the cardiologist job most commonly would prefer for their future employee to have a relevant degree such as Primary and University Degree in Education, Medical, Cardiology, Faculty, Interpretation, Medicine, Osteopathic Medicine, Department of Education, Veterinary Medicine, School of Medicine

Skills for Cardiologist

Desired skills for cardiologist include:

Latest available treatment techniques and technologies
Ability to take a detailed medical history
Appropriate evidence-based clinical information
Fostering of positive collegial relationships
Managed care products and strategies
Circulatory assist devices/cardiac transplantation
Common diseases in specialty field
Familiarity with less common diseases
Immunosuppressive drug therapy/advanced therapies for heart failure
Licensing board regulations and controlled substance regulations

Desired experience for cardiologist includes:

Passionate about quality, service excellence, safety, process improvement, programmatic development and team building
Proven ability to create a positive and productive environment that promotes collegiality and innovation in all settings
Willingness to be involved in cardiovascular research
Albany, NY
Board Certified in Internal Medicine and Certification/Eligibility in Cardiology
Must be registered with the Selective Service System if born January 1, 1960 or after

Cardiologist Examples

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Cardiologist Job Description

Job Description Example
Our growing company is hiring for a cardiologist. If you are looking for an exciting place to work, please take a look at the list of qualifications below.
Responsibilities for cardiologist
  • Minimum six (6) months customer service experience in medical office
  • Certification in Front Office Administration, preferred
  • Current LPN License issued by The State of Georgia
  • Associates Degree or equivalent specific to Licensed Practice Nurse
  • Supervise and interpret stress tests and perform all other procedures typical of an Interventional Cardiologist
  • Perform cardiac catheterization, insert stents if necessary
  • Perform Coronary angioplasty
  • Obtain patient histories and conduct physical exams in outpatient and inpatient settings
  • Provide and coordinate patient education and lifestyle counseling
  • Develop and implement treatment plans in conjunction with patient and other members of healthcare team
Qualifications for cardiologist
  • Other (VA Form 10-2850 Physician Application)
  • Options to be involved in clinical research are available
  • New grads are welcomed to apply
  • DaVita Healthcare Partners offers competitive pay with financial incentives for yielding strong metrics on quality care
  • If you’re looking to join a physician-led community that is making a difference in healthcare, DaVita Medical Group is the place for you
  • Madison, WI 1 vacancy
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Cardiologist Job Description

Job Description Example
Our growing company is looking to fill the role of cardiologist. To join our growing team, please review the list of responsibilities and qualifications.
Responsibilities for cardiologist
  • Otherwise necessary to properly assist in the operations of
  • Supervise and interpret stress tests and perform all other procedures typical of a Non-Invasive Cardiologist
  • May supervise advanced practice providers (physician assistants and nurse practitioners)
  • May supervise students in training
  • Diagnose and treat diseases of the heart and its functions
  • Examine patients for symptoms indicative of heart disorders, using medical instruments and equipment
  • Study diagnostic images and electrocardiograph recordings to aid in making diagnoses, - Prescribe medications
  • Recommend dietary and activity programs as necessary
  • Interpreting ECG and Echo datasets according to standard medical practice, GCP guidelines, protocol and charter definition and according to standard Medpace SOPs
  • Completing source documents accurately and promptly, according to the specific protocol requirements and Medpace’s SOP
Qualifications for cardiologist
  • Other (VA Form 10-2850 - See Link Below)
  • Providence, RI 1 vacancy
  • Subject to background/suitability investigation
  • Full Licensure, Certification, or Registration required
  • Designated and random drug testing required
  • Proficiency in echocardiography, transesophageal echocardiography and stress echocardiography
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Cardiologist Job Description

Job Description Example
Our company is growing rapidly and is looking to fill the role of cardiologist. To join our growing team, please review the list of responsibilities and qualifications.
Responsibilities for cardiologist
  • Participating in training and subsequently demonstrates competency in the operation of cardiology research equipment
  • Collaborating with management to resolve technical/study concerns and problems
  • Inpatient cardiology consultations/admissions call coverage
  • Continuity and new patient clinics at our Clinic and Specialty Center and outreach locations in the metro area
  • Echocardiography and nuclear cardiology imaging and advanced cardiac imaging (including coronary CT, and cardiac MRI)
  • As the 12th member of our team of exceptional, congenial cardiologists
  • Practicing full scope of general cardiology
  • Reading your own echos
  • 4 clinical work days per week, 14 - 20 patients
  • Physician led health system
Qualifications for cardiologist
  • Passionate about quality, service excellence, safety, process improvement, programmatic growth, and team building
  • Outstanding verbal and written communication skills, experience with EPIC EMR is a significant plus
  • Willingness to participate in research and quality improvement projects
  • Must be BC
  • MD from an accredited university medical school
  • Board eligible or board certified in cardiology
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Cardiologist Job Description

Job Description Example
Our growing company is looking to fill the role of cardiologist. We appreciate you taking the time to review the list of qualifications and to apply for the position. If you don’t fill all of the qualifications, you may still be considered depending on your level of experience.
Responsibilities for cardiologist
  • 1 Non-invasive Cardiologist
  • Electrophysiology team
  • 2 Structural Interventional Cardiologists
  • Heart Failure
  • Examining patients, obtaining medical history, and treating acute and chronic illnesses
  • Collaborate on improvement in care delivery and service with the Management team, other Physicians, and staff
  • Ordering, performing, and interpreting diagnostic tests, as needed
  • Creating treatment plans, and involve patients and family members in those plans
  • Promoting wellness and health education in the community
  • The cardiologist is expected to be able to provide care consistent with their licensure and/or certification
Qualifications for cardiologist
  • Credentialed in echocardiography and nuclear cardiology with skills in interpreting carotid and peripheral vascular non-invasive studies
  • Current Maryland and Virginia state medical license and DEA preferred
  • BC/BE in Cardiology Special procedures required TEE
  • Nuclear Stress imaging interpretation, Coronary CT interpretation also a plus
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and strong team orientation, leadership skills a plus
  • Must be American Board Certified/Eligible in Cardiovascular Disease and Interventional Cardiology
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Cardiologist Job Description

Job Description Example
Our growing company is searching for experienced candidates for the position of cardiologist. To join our growing team, please review the list of responsibilities and qualifications.
Responsibilities for cardiologist
  • Collegial group practice with a large referral base
  • Division includes 10 Cardiologists and 5 Advanced Practitioners
  • Prove the latest diagnostic and treatment options to include stress testing, nuclear imaging, reading ECHOS, internal and external loop recording, percutaneous coronary intervention and structural heart disease interventions (TAVR, mitral valve clipping, ASD closure, Watchman device), all forms of permanent pace making and EP studies, and radiofrequency and cryo-ablation
  • Provide evaluations and treatment for ischemic heart disease, congestive heart failure, cardiac arrhythmias, and preventative measures
  • Excellent support staff and dedicated practice management systems in place that allows you to practice at the top of your license
  • State of the art Epic EMR system
  • 1 in 6 - weekend call schedule
  • Provide clinical input and guidance to project teams to execute projects, initiatives and/or programs with accountability for successful completion of all project deliverables
  • Provide clinical expertise on a range of initiatives including research and insights, channel strategy, valuation and business case development
  • Lead the execution clinical procedures, trials and animal studies
Qualifications for cardiologist
  • Must be American Board Certified/Eligible in Cardiovascular Diseases
  • Must be Board certified or Board eligible for certification in Cardiology or Cardiovascular Disease
  • BC/BE Electrophysiologist
  • Must have advanced skills in Left Atrial and Ischemic VT Ablation Procedures
  • Prefer Lead Extraction skill set
  • BC/BE Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiologist

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