Sonographer-Echocardiology

Sonographer-Echocardiology

Loma Linda University Medical Center | San Bernardino, CA, 92401, US
Salary Range:$105,000 – $137,000 Salary range estimated by Zippia

Posted 9 days ago

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Description

* Palm Imaging (Unscheduled, Day Shift) -

Our mission is to participate in Jesus Christ's ministry, bringing health, healing, and wholeness to humanity by: Creating a supportive faculty practice framework that allows Loma Linda University School of Medicine physicians and surgeons to educate, conduct research, and deliver quality health care with optimum efficiency, deploying a motivated and competent workforce trained in customer service and whole person care principles and providing safe, seamless and satisfying health care encounters for patients while upholding the highest standards of fiscal integrity and clinical ethics. Our core values are compassion, integrity, humility, excellence, justice, teamwork and wholeness.

Sonographer Echocardiology assists in performing simple and complex diagnostic echocardiography procedures on patients with cardiac dysfunction. Utilizes all cardiac imaging modalities (e.g. 2D, M-mode, Doppler, color flow, transesophageal, and stress echo). Works closely with medical staff to assure optimal echocardiographic quality. Produces teaching quality echocardiograms. Works with cardiologists, cardiology fellows, residents, nurses, students and patients. Measures or digitizes results and prepares records for review by the Cardiologists. Applies theoretical concepts to clinical practice and continually expands knowledge base and clinical skills. May be assigned to either adult or pediatric area.

Performs other duties as needed.

Associate`s Degree from a two-year Sonographer program required. Minimum two years of direct work experience in lieu of education may be considered. Minimum one year of echocardiography experience or formal internship experience in echocardiograph required.

Able to read, write legibly, speak in English with professional quality; use computer, printer, fax, software programs necessary to the position; troubleshoot and calibrate patient care equipment; perform technical patient care activities. Able to communicate in English, relate positively, effectively, and professionally with other; be assertive and consistent in following and or enforcing policies; work calmly and respond courteously when under pressure; lead, supervise, teach and collaborate; accept direction. Able to communicate effectively in English, in person, in writing, and on the telephone; think critically; perform basic math function; manage multiple assignments effectively; organize and prioritize workload; work well under pressure; problem solve; recall information; pay close attention to detail. Uses independent judgment and initiative. Ability to hear sufficiently for general conversation in person and on the telephone, and identify and distinguish various sounds associated with workplace/patient care; see adequately to read computer screens, medical records, and written documents necessary to the position; discern temperature variances through touch.Registered Diagnostic Cardiac Sonographer (RDCS) with American Registry For Diagnostic Medical Sonography (ARDMS) in appropriate sub-specialty of department placement (adult echocardiology or pediatric echocardiology) or Registered Cardiac Sonographer (RCS) with Cardiovascular Credentialing International (CCI) credentialing board in appropriate sub-specialty of department placement (adult echocardiology or pediatric echocardiology) required. Basic Life Support certification required.

Additional Information

* Organization: Loma Linda Univ Health Care
* Employee Status: Regular
* Schedule: Unscheduled
* Shift: Day Job
* Days of Week: Tuesday, Wednesday
* Tuesday Hours: 8
* Wednesday Hours: 8

Compensation

* Minimum Salary: US Dollar (USD) 36.91
* Maximum Salary : US Dollar (USD) 52.16