SiouxFallsRecruiter Since 2001
the smart solution for Sioux Falls jobs

Cross-trained Cardiovascular Sonographer - Echo/Vascular Lab

Company: Sanford Health
Location: Sioux Falls
Posted on: June 15, 2019

Job Description:

Job Title: Cross-trained Cardiovascular Sonographer - Echo/Vascular Lab - Sioux Falls City: Sioux Falls State: SD Department *:* Echo/Vascular Lab - Cardiac Sonography - Sioux Falls Job Schedule: Full Time Shift: Varies Hours Per Shift: Other JOB SUMMARY Performs echocardiography tests/procedures in accordance with the American Society of Echocardiography standards. Prepares patients for exams by explaining procedures, transferring patients to the ultrasound table, applying gel, and positioning patients properly. Operates the ultrasound equipment to produce and record images of the motion, shape, and composition of blood, organs, tissues, or bodily masses, such as fluid accumulations. Performs the echocardiogram and oral and/or written preliminary summary of technical findings to interpreting physician for use in medical diagnosis. Thoroughly understands the operation of the ultrasound machine and utilizes new sonographic technologies when needed. Performs routine cardiac ultrasound procedures in a clinic, hospital, and mobile sites depending on location. Interacts professionally and effectively with fellow health care professionals. Assists in the submission and /or maintenance of Intersocietal Accreditation Commission (IAC) accreditation when necessary. Supervises or trains students and cardiac sonographers as needed. Adheres to safety and infection control policies established by Sanford. Adheres to established internal standards and procedures abstracted from Health Insurance Portability and Accountability (HIPPA). POSITION RESPONSIBILITIES Select appropriate equipment settings and adjust patient positions to obtain the best sites and angles. Provide sonogram and oral or written summary of technical findings to physician for use in medical diagnosis. Operate ultrasound equipment to produce and record images of the motion, shape, and composition of blood, organs, tissues, or bodily masses, such as fluid accumulations. Observe screen during scan to ensure that image produced is satisfactory for diagnostic purposes, making adjustments to equipment as required. Observe and care for patients throughout examinations to ensure their safety and comfort. Maintain stock and supplies, preparing supplies for special examinations. Clean, check, and maintain sonographic equipment, submitting maintenance requests or performing minor repairs as necessary. QUALIFICATIONS Graduate from an accredited two-year Cardiac Ultrasound Program or a minimum of one year equivalent work experience or an allied health certificate/diploma preferred. Credentialed with the American Registry of Radiologic Technologist (ARRT), American Registry of Diagnostic Medical Sonographers (ARDMS), or Cardiovascular Credentialing International (CCI), or registry eligible is required within 6 -18 months of hire. Unique situations may be reviewed. If working in North Dakota and performing medical imaging or radiation therapy procedures, licensure through the North Dakota Medical Imaging and Radiation Therapy (NDMIRT) Board is required. For employees who provide outreach mobile services, maintenance of a valid drivers license and good driving record is required. This may include passenger on flights and occasional overnight stays at assigned sites. Employees are held to the Sanford category driver's license policy and medical guidelines when applicable for job duties. Basic Life Support (BLS) certification within six weeks of employment and re-certification as necessary is required. About Sanford Health: At Sanford Health, we are dedicated to the work of health and healing. Every day, we show that commitment by delivering the highest quality of care to the communities we serve. We are leaders in health care and strive to provide patients across the region with convenient access to expert medical care, leading-edge technologies and world-class facilities. In addition to strong clinical care, we are also committed to research, education and community growth. We engage in medical research to not only discover innovative ways to provide care, but also cures for common diseases. We continuously seek new ways to achieve our vision of improving the human condition here in your community, across the region and around the world. The entire team at Sanford Health recognizes the value of healthy families and communities. We continue to gain momentum and expand our reach. Together, we can make a positive difference now, and in the future. Sanford is an EEO/AA Employer M/F/Disability/Vet. If you are an individual with a disability and would like to request an accommodation for help with your online application, please call 1- or send an email to . City: Sioux Falls State: SD Job Function: Allied Health Job Schedule: Full Time Shift: Varies Req Number: WD03752

Keywords: Sanford Health, Sioux Falls , Cross-trained Cardiovascular Sonographer - Echo/Vascular Lab, Healthcare , Sioux Falls, South Dakota

Click here to apply!

Didn't find what you're looking for? Search again!

I'm looking for
in category
within


Other Healthcare Jobs


Pediatric Physician - Sioux Falls, SD (Physician #)
Description: Great medical group is seeking a BE/BC pediatrician physician to join our thriving practice in eastern South Dakota. Join a skilled, multi-disciplinary team of
Company: Northeast Healthcare Recruitment, Inc.
Location: Sioux Falls
Posted on: 06/19/2019

Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Opportunity
Description: Mercy Medical Center - Sioux City has an excellent full time employment opportunity for a Board Certified or Board Eligible Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation physician to join the Rehabilitation team (more...)
Company: *Mercy Medical Center ------ Sioux City - Trinity
Location: Sioux City
Posted on: 06/19/2019

Pediatrician (Physician #)
Description: br Hospital is seeking a full-time BE/BC Pediatrician. Join two other providers and a PA-C in a busy multi-specialty clinic. This opportunity consists of providing care to well and sick newborns and (more...)
Company: Spot On Recruiting, Inc.
Location: Sioux Falls
Posted on: 06/19/2019


Nurse Practitioner - Cardiology Opportunity
Description: Mercy Medical Center - Sioux City has an excellent full time employment opportunity for
Company: *Mercy Medical Center ------ Sioux City - Trinity
Location: Sioux City
Posted on: 06/19/2019

Psychiatrist (locum tenens)
Description: Since 1989 D Y has been connecting physicians with the right locum tenens opportunities. We have the connections to help you explore your career options. From locums to leadership, D Y can get
Company: D&Y
Location: Sioux City
Posted on: 06/19/2019

Urologist (Physician #)
Description: br Hospital is seeking a full-time BE/BC Urologist to join a practice. Call will be 1: 4. The facilities, including those at the Hospital, equipment and staff are TOP NOTCH br br The practice (more...)
Company: Spot On Recruiting, Inc.
Location: Sioux Falls
Posted on: 06/19/2019

Hospital Transcription
Description: We are seeking experienced, dependable speech recognition editors for several accounts. Must have recent speech recognition editing experience. WE HAVE WORK We are primarily seeking MT's with availability (more...)
Company: Mommy Jobs Online
Location: Sioux Falls
Posted on: 06/19/2019

Vascular Surgeon (Physician #)
Description: br Hospital is seeking a full-time BE/BC Vascular surgeon to a team of 13 exceptional cardiologists and nationally awarded cardiovascular program. as grown into the area' s largest group of cardiovascular (more...)
Company: Spot On Recruiting, Inc.
Location: Sioux Falls
Posted on: 06/18/2019

Medical Transcription
Description: We have a few openings for full-time HIM MTs on the 2nd and 3rd shifts. These positions would be Monday through Friday and would work every 3rd weekend both Saturday and Sunday . When working your weekend (more...)
Company: Mommy Jobs Online
Location: Sioux City
Posted on: 06/19/2019

Physician: An OB/GYN Job in Southwest Minnesota
Description: An obstetrics and gynecology physician is needed at a hospital in Minnesota. The community has growing demand, so the facility is accepting new candidates. The schedule is traditional, and call will be (more...)
Company: CompHealth
Location: Sioux Falls
Posted on: 06/19/2019

Log In or Create An Account

Get the latest South Dakota jobs by following @recnetSD on Twitter!

Sioux Falls RSS job feeds