Providence Health & Services Echocardiology Sonographer in Newberg, Oregon
Providence is calling a Echocardiology Sonographer to Providence Newberg Medical Center in Newberg, Oregon. This is a full-time, benefited position. Schedule is Monday - Friday, 8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
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We are seeking a Echocardiology Sonographerwho will perform cardiac ultrasound examinations according to physician's orders, utilizing a variety of complex ultrasound equipment.
In this position you will have the following responsibilities:
Objectively identify the presence of or absence of disease utilizing a thorough knowledge of anatomy and physiology.
Assist physicians with more invasive echocardiograph examinations including, but not limited to, Tran esophageal echocardiography, substernal epicardial echocardiography, contrast echocardiography, pericardial centesis, exercise and pharmacological stress echocardiography.
Have the ability to modify procedures, to meet special circumstances and/or provide clinically useful information on a cost-effective basis.
Comply with the standards set forth by the American Society of Echocardiography and departmental policies and procedures.
This position requires shared coverage for stand by and call back emergency studies in the evenings and weekends. This may include shared regional coverage to other Portland facilities and or rotation through staffed weekend shifts.
Required qualifications for this position includes:
High School Diploma -OR- GED
Registered Noninvasive Cardiovascular Ultrasound Technologist (RCS or RDCS) or registry-eligible
Appropriate state licensure
Current Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) certification
Current driver's license
Preferred qualifications for this position includes:
Associate's Degree in Applied Science, from a CAAHPE accredited school in Noninvasive Cardiovascular Technology, or Diagnostic Medical Sonography.
One (1) year experience performing cardiovascular ultrasound examinations, -OR- Minimum of 800 exams using all imaging modalities available
Pediatric echocardiography experience
Familiarity with imaging support of advanced heart failure patients (mechanical support devices)
Experience with echo guided trans-catheter procedures. (St. Vincent Medical Center)
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Job Category: Ultrasound Technologist
Req ID: 291991