Newark Beth Israel Medical Center

Program Description

Type of Program

Newark Beth Israel Medical Center is an academic, urban hospital in Newark, NJ.
1 Year Emergency Ultrasound Fellowship

Year Fellowship Started:

2018

Ultrasound Program Status

The fellowship is run by the Department of Emergency Medicine and Newark Beth Israel Medical Center

Number of Ultrasound Faculty:

6

Notable Faculty

Hetal Patel, MD, RDMS: Ultrasound Co-Director
Patrick Hinfey, MD: Ultrasound Co-Director
Adam Sivitz, MD: Ultrasound Co-Director
Shreni Zinzuwadia, MD: Ultrasound Faculty
Vaishali Shah, MD - Ultrasound Faculty
Cena Tejani, MD - Ultrasound Faculty

Ultrasound Fellowship Education

Oversight of resident / medical student ultrasound rotation
Lecture and conduct courses for residents
Weekly QA sessions with fellowship directors/faculty
Attend all division related administrative meetings / activities
US monthly journal club
Scan shifts with Ultrasound Faculty

Do you bill for ultrasounds?

Yes

Do you require follow up imaging for patients who get ultrasounds?

Depends

Other Information

Administrative activities that the fellow will be expected to participate in include faculty recredentialing, interdepartmental ultrasound pathway / policy development, generation of quarterly faculty / resident scan performance reports, billing and reimbursement analysis