The UC Davis Health Echo Lab uses ultrasound systems manufactured by different vendors and all echoes performed take place in acute care and outpatient care settings.
Job Summary Final Filing Date : 2/5/21 Salary Range : $53.83 to $69.64 Salary Frequency : Hourly Appointment Type : Career Percentage of Time : 100% Shift Hour : Varied Location : Echocardiography Lab City : Sacramento Union Representation : Yes Benefits Eligible : Yes
We offer exceptional employment benefits including medical, dental, and vision plans, generous paid vacations and holidays, excellent retirement savings and investment plans, continuing education, and reduced fee and scholarship programs.
THIS IS NOT AN H1- B OPPORTUNITY
Qualified candidates will be considered for interviews after 1/15/21.
Responsibilities The Cardiac Sonographer is required to be certifed as an RDCS/RCS and is responsible for maintaining a high standard of medical ethics at all time and is self-motivated, understands pathophysiology, follows established examination standards that adhere to the policies and procedures of UCDH and IAC and is expected to clinically instruct cardiac ultrasound students and/or fellows as required by the Echo Lab Supervisor. This position is Monday through Friday, with varying hours between 6:30 am and 6:00 pm weekend rotation and all holidays.
Must be RDCS or CCI certified with an additional two years of experience as a Cardiac Sonographer in an acute care setting.
Experience performing echo examinations as ordered by the attending physician.
Experience with transesophageal echocardiogram procedure.
Experience operating ultrasound equipment.
Experience using different ultrasound systems. (i.e., Siemens SC 2000, Philips-Epiq, CX50, iE33)
Experience preparing worksheets and contacting referring physicians.
Experience reporting equipment failures to clinical engineering then appropriate Supervisor or staff member.
Experience performing TTE and or exercise stress echocardiogram procedures in Primary Care Network (PCN) clinics.
Must be available for mandatory overtime and a varied schedule including some weekends.
Must have enough physical strength to move heavy ultrasound equipment on wheels (up to approximately 500lbs), and to move patients in wheelchairs and stretchers.
Must be able to maintain prolonged arm positions necessary for scanning.
This position may be subject to a criminal background investigation, drug screen, Live Scan fingerprinting, medical evaluation clearance, and functional capacity assessment.
EEO The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer advancing inclusive excellence. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age, protected veteran status, or other protected categories covered by the UC nondiscrimination policy.
The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer advancing inclusive excellence. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age, protected veteran status, or other protected categories covered by the UC nondiscrimination policy.
Copyright 2017 Jobelephant.com Inc. All rights reserved.
UC Davis is the home of the Aggies — go-getters, change makers and problem solvers who make their mark at one of the top public universities in the United States. Since we first opened in 1908, we’ve been known for standout academics, sustainability and Aggie Pride as well as valuing the Northern California lifestyle. These themes are woven into our 100-plus-year history and our reputation for solving problems related to food, health, the environment and society.Our 5,300-acre campus is in the city of Davis, a vibrant college town of about 68,000 located in Yolo County. The state capital is 20 minutes away, and world-class destinations such as the San Francisco Bay Area, Lake Tahoe and the Napa Valley are within a two-hour drive.