Senior Ultrasound Tech - Cardiology Lab - PT Days at Careers
Job Description & Salary Range
UC Title: Senior Ultrasound TechPosition Number: 10006013Reports to: Sr Ambulatory Practice ManagerWorking Title: Senior Ultrasound TechCost Center: Cardiology Lab (7110)Bargaining Unit: EXFLSA: NonexemptJob Code: 8966Date Created: 02/22/2018Shift: Day ShiftHours: 20.00
Position Summary: Incumbent perform the full range of cardiac diagnostic ultrasound procedures and the more complex specialized procedures on adult and pediatric patients. This includes M-mode, 2 & 3 dimensional, color Doppler, pulsed Doppler, continuous wave Doppler, transesophageal echo, pharmacological and exercise stress echo, Holter monitors and ECGs. Recognizes and describes abnormal findings and tailors the procedure to provide a comprehensive exam. The cardiac sonographer makes the decision as to when an echo contrast agent &/or agitated saline injections according to the CVC policy. Will prepare and position patients, adjust equipment to best demonstrate area of interest, operate various stationary and portable equipment and imaging systems. Will rotate shifts and assignments as needed, including after hour on-call. The Sr. Ultrasound Technologist assists in the training of fellows and students as assigned..
Rate Minimum $40.92 Midpoint $45.91 Maximum $50.90
Required Qualifications: Basic Life SupportMust have two years experience in adult echocardiologyMust have two years experience in cardiac ultrasoundMust possess A.R.D.M.S. and/or CCI Certification
Preferred Qualifications: Must have two years of college with emphasis in Allied Health Sciences, preferably Diagnostic Medical SonographyRegistered in pediatric echocardiography - RDCS
Physical, Mental & Environmental Demands:To comply with the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 the essential physical, mental and environmental requirements for this job are listed below. These are requirements normally expected to perform regular job duties. Incumbent must be able to successfully perform all of the functions of the job with or without reasonable accommodation.
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