Cardiovascular Sonographer PRN/Echo/Vascular Technologist
Cardiovascular Diagnostic Serv
Performs and assists with cardiovascular diagnostic procedures on adult, geriatric, and pediatric and adolescent patients. Responsible for initiating all vascular or echo and exercise testing procedures. Performs a variety of technical procedures that require independent judgment, with ingenuity and initiative to apply prescribed sound waves for radiologic diagnosis or intervention. Assumes responsibility for designated areas or procedures as required.
- Require graduation from a Cardiovascular Technology Program (AS, BS, or AA degree with emphasis in life and physical science).
- Require registration in either vascular technology or cardiac sonography by the American Registry of Diagnostic Medical Sonographers (RVT and RDCS) or adult cardiac sonography and vascular specialty from Cardiac Credentialing International (RVS, RCS)
- Require training by the American Heart Association in BCLS and/or ACLS within thirty (30) days of hire date.
AS: Associate of Science
BD: Bachelor Degree
Required License and Certs
BLS: Basic Life Support/CPR
Preferred License and Certs