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Cardio Sonographer I (per diem) - Cardiology

Requisition # 20000821 Apply Now

Job Summary:  Key Job Responsibilities


The Cardiac Sonographer Level I, supports patient care by performing echocardiogram procedures as directed by the physician.  Demonstrates proficiency with the use of ultrasound equipment and associated procedures.  This position performs routine administrative and clinical tasks to keep the offices of physicians and other health practitioners running smoothly.

Primary duties and responsibilities in order of most significance:


Uses appropriate techniques with ultrasound equipment to supply diagnostic studies based upon physician request

Performs a variety of technical procedures to support physician’s diagnosis

Responsible for providing high quality imaging

Appropriately acquire echocardiographic measurements per protocol, create digital preliminary reports for the interpreting physician, and verbally communicate preliminary findings to the interpreting physician

Reviews  physician order to verify appropriateness for order being performed

Retrieve studies from PACS for review

Follow standardize work practices

Perform appropriate infection control processes

Provide an environment of care that supports patient safety

Addresses patient educational needs as pertains to requested studies

Prepare patients for the study

Supports IAC Standards and Guidelines

Assures accuracy data for clinical reports, demographics and billing information for physician reports

Support team approach and service focus work with colleagues in a "team approach" to encourage a positive and service-oriented image for the department.



Education:

High school diploma or GED required. Vocational/Technical Diploma - Graduation from a CAAHEP or other accredited diagnostic ultrasound program required or 5 years of diagnostic ultrasound experience.

 

Experience:

Once (1) year experience in the field preferred.

 

License/Certification:

Basic Life Support certificate required. Registered Diagnostic Cardiac Sonographer preferred. 

  • Working Title: Cardio Sonographer I (per diem) - Cardiology
  • Department: Univ Cardiovascular Med Group
  • Business Entity: Medical Network Foundation
  • City: Beverly Hills
  • Job Category: Imaging
  • Job Specialty: Diagnostic Imaging
  • Position Type: Per Diem
  • Shift Length: 8 hour shift
  • Shift Type: Day
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