Positions Location: Carson City, MI
General Purpose of Job:
Produces ultrasonic recordings of the heart for use by the Cardiologist in the diagnosis of disease and study of malfunction to patients as assigned by supervisors and given on the physician's written order for both in house and out patient care.
This job description is intended to cover the minimum essential duties assigned on a regular basis. Caregivers may be asked to perform additional duties as assigned by their leader. Leadership has the right to alter or modify the duties of the position.
Appropriately selects and uses equipment in ultrasound setup according to specifications of examination
Accurately explains process to patient and instructs and assists patient in assuming physical position for examination
Supervises and trains student sonographers as requested
Communicates with, assists, and reviews images with Cardiologist as needed or requested
Responsible for keeping all ultrasound equipment
Collects QI data as necessary
May be required to perform other diagnostic procedures. Diagnostic procedures may include, cardiac stress testing, cardiac event monitoring, Echocardiograms, Electroencephalograms, Holter monitoring, and Electrocardiograms
General Requirements Registered with RDMS or CCI or registry eligible and successfully pass the registry within (1) year of employment BLS Preferred
ACLS Work Experience None Preferred
One year experience as a cardiac sonographer Education Accredited ultrasound or echocardiography program or an equivalent Specialized Knowledge and Skills Demonstrates ability to use a keyboard as may be required to perform the essential duties of the job.
Sparrow Health System is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.
Location: Sparrow Carson City
Activation Date: Friday, June 11, 2021
Expiration Date: Friday, October 1, 2021
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