|Sonographer - Cardiac | $2,500 Sign On Bonus | Full Time or Part-time | Days|
|Position Type||Regular Part-Time|
Throughout communities in Illinois and Wisconsin, 15 hospitals, numerous community-based health centers and clinics, our 15,000+ colleagues have built a culture based on our solid core values of respect, care, competence, and joy. These are the ideals we believe in, work by, and live each day.
Built upon more than 145 years of service to the communities we serve, we now look to the future and our place in it as a health care system that strives to continually improve processes, procedures, and outcomes with the latest and most advanced technologies and treatments.
Regardless of how far our passion for excellence carries us, our focus will always remain on the most important person in our entire organization: The patient.
HSHS and affiliates is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE).
Qualified to survey and assess the anatomy and pathophysiology of the heart and great vessels by the use of cardiac ultrasound in the adult and pediatric patient. Must possess the technical knowledge and creative ability to manipulate and use ultrasound instruments to produce clinically useful diagnostic information. Must possess knowledge and background in ultrasound physics, instrumentation and clinical utility. Must possess knowledge of anatomy, physiology, hemodynamics and pathology of the cardiovascular system of the adult. Performs adult and pediatric trans-thoracic echocardiograms, trans-esophageal echocardiograms, and stress echocardiograms. Should be familiar with other cardiovascular testing modalities, other imaging modalities (nuclear scans, CT) and clinical findings related to the cardiovascular system.
Graduate of or currently enrolled in an allied health program.
Certifications, Licenses and Registrations
Must acquire registry within 6 months of employment. Must be eligible to sit for the American Registry of Diagnostic Medical Sonographers or Cardiovascular Credentialing International exam. Specialty certification in adult echocardiography or pediatric echocardiography preferred.
Registered Diagnostic Medical Sonographer-Required
Basic Life Support (BLS)-Required