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The Senior Echocardiographer provides under the direction of the Medical Director and Team Leader of Cardiac Testing, in accordance with the doctors written order, all echocardiography procedures. Performs all duties in accordance with the policies and procedures of Delnor Hospital. Is held accountable for performing patient care services specific to echocardiography, performs clerical duties specific to ICAEL quality assurance, and departmental maintenance duties. AA/EOE
Thorough knowledge of cardiac anatomy
The ability to push, roll, move patients, the ultrasound machine, and furniture in order to perform exams
The ability to function independently requiring great individual judgment
Ability to communicate effectively in English, both verbally and in writing
Excellent customer service, interpersonal and communication skills Required Education: High school diploma or equivalent, Technical Training in Cardiac Echo technology or Ultrasonography program Licensure & Certifications: Professional certification in echocardiography required (RDCS), CPR certification (American Heart Association)