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QuarterLine provides professional health care staffing services to military hospitals and health clinics across the United States. We are currently seeking a full-time Cardiologist - Outpatient Care Clinic at JB Andrews Air Force Base in Waldorf, Maryland.
The duties include but are not limited to the following:Routine Clinic:
Initial evaluation, consultation, and follow-up care including pacemaker clinics.
Performance and interpretation of noninvasive cardiology evaluation including EKGs, holter monitors, treadmills, and echocardiographs.
Follow and provide medical care for the internal medicine problems of cardiology patients.
Performs transesophageal echocardiolgrams.
Subspecialists in Cardiology perform angioplasty, percutanous intervention of atherosclerotic disease, implantation of pacemakers and defibrillators, electrophysiology studies and ablation of
abnormal heart rhythms such as atrial fibrillation.
Temporary pacemaker insertion.
Participation in teaching programs which includes the following:
Provide one-on-one instruction for adult nurse practitioner students, physician assistant interns, medical students, interns, and residents in the form of clinical rotations as requested by the Director of Education.
Perform the following as the situation dictates:
Consult with appropriate specialists.
Write initial admission orders.
Utilize paraprofessionals as appropriate.
Respond to and provide management of cardiopulmonary arrests.
Interpret: electrocardiograms, exercise stress tests, holter monitor tests and cardiac monitoring.
Perform and interpret echocardiograms.
Provide basic radiographic interpretation.
Perform arterial puncture.
Infiltration of local anesthesia.
Performance of closed cardiac massage.
Emergency: endotracheal intubation, cardioversion, and cricothyrotomy
Routine ambulatory outpatient Cardiology Clinic:
Practice in the initial evaluation, consultation, and follow-up care in patients with known or
suspected cardiovascular disease.
Performance and interpretation of noninvasive cardiology procedures including ECGs, ambulatory cardiac rhythm telemetry, ECG stress tests, and transthoracic echocardiograms.
The Cardiologist will generally work between the hours of 7:30am and 4:30pm, Monday
Certification. Current board certification by the American Board of Internal Medicine in Cardiovascular Disease or the American Osteopathic Board of Internal Medicine in Cardiology. Must possess or be able to obtain a certification in Basic Life Support (BLS) and Advanced Life
Licensure. Must possess and maintain an active, current and valid license from a US jurisdiction.
Joint Base Andrews - NAF Washington is a United States military facility located in Prince George's County, Maryland. It is located just outside of Washington DC near Waldorf, Maryland. The facility is an amalgamation of the United States Air Force Andrews Air Force Base and the United States Navy Naval Air Facility Washington. The host unit at Andrews is the 11th Wing (11 WG), assigned to the Air Force District of Washington. The 79th Medical Wing is the Air Force's single medical voice for planning and implementing Air Force and joint medical solutions within the National Capital Region (NCR). It is the largest wing within the Air Force District of Washington and only the second medical wing in the Air Force.
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