Cardiac Sonographer AdventHealth South Overland Park
AdventHealth South Overland Park
7820 W 165th Street, Overland Park, KS 66223
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$2500 Sign-On Bonus
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Excellent health benefits, an onsite childcare center and fitness facility
Tuition reimbursement to support continuing education
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Largest health care provider in Johnson County with three campuses
Part Time Days
16 hours a week
You Will Be Responsible For:
Maintains records of educational requirements for ICAEL and cardiac registry.
Cleans and restocks echo procedure room to prepare for each patient, disinfects echo transducers, machine, and bed after each use.
Transports patients to and from department to reduce lags in department schedule and patient wait times.
Demonstrates competency to perform duties in a timely and efficient manner in order to meet team productivity goals.
Demonstrates competency to perform various types of Cardiac Sonograms (Transthoracic Adult, Transesophageal, Stress Echocardiogram, Contrast Echocardiogram, and knowledge of the appropriate procedures associated and follows department procedure for exams.
Demonstrates competency to assist physician during TEE’s, transesophageal probe (multiplane and pre and post procedure set-up), post procedure care of TEE probe (cleaning and storing) and follows department procedures for exams.
Demonstrates understanding and competency of ultrasound physics, arrhythmia recognition, cardiac anomalies, calculations, 2D views, 3D views, M-mode views, Doppler, transducer selection.
Demonstrates competency and explains with high level of understanding: 2-D views, M-mode views, pulsed wave Doppler, continuous wave Doppler, and color Doppler.
Demonstrates competency and explains proper operation of: Echo machine digital capture and storage.
What You Will Need:
High School graduate
No Previous Experience is Required
BLS obtained through the American Heart Association
Registered Diagnostic Cardiac Sonographer (RDCS) OR Registered Cardiac Sonographer (RCS) (New graduates have one year from date of graduation to acquire)
The Cardiac Sonographer performs non-invasive diagnostic echocardiographic procedures at a technical level that requires independent judgment with ingenuity and initiative to support the physician in the diagnosis of heart disease.
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