Cardiac Echo Sonographer

Location Fargo, ND (58126)
Company Ghost Rx
Job Type Full Time
Industry Healthcare
Posted 2 days ago

Ghost RX is looking for a qualified Cardiac Echo Sonographer to work at the Veterans Affairs Medical Center in Minneapolis, MN.

Local and travel contracts are available.

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Active unrestricted State License from any State, Territory, or Commonwealth of the United States or the District of Columbia
  • The ability to pass a government background clearance mandatory for this position

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Active Basic Life Support (BLS) certification from American Heart Association
  • American Registry for Diagnostic Medical Sonography (ARDMS) certification

SHIFT EXPECTATIONS:

  • Start date: ASAP
  • Contract length: 3, 12, & 12+ month options
  • Monday - Friday (no weekends)
  • Typical shifts: 06:00-16:30, 07:30-16:00, 08:00-16:30, 10:00-18:30, 08:00-18:30

CORE DUTIES:

  • Requires comprehensive knowledge of cardiac anatomy, disease states and the ability to skillfully use all echo modalities.
  • Explains routine and non-routine procedures to patients and other authorized individuals to ally fear of process, relieve anxiety to achieve proper positioning.
  • Observe the patient's condition, making notation of pertinent information, vital signs and other clinical information in accordance with the established practices and in response to physician demand or changes in the patient's condition.
  • Recognizes serious patient abnormalities and individualizes each recording to the needs of the situation to produce reliable tracings of diagnostic quality.
  • Performs cardiac ultrasound examinations and quantifies observed abnormalities, including complex calculations of valve areas and alterations in function and ejection fraction.
  • Measure pulmonary artery pressures, valve areas, cardiac output, cardiac chambers, gradients and flow assessments.

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    Web Reference : AJF/333079082-8
    Posted Date : Thu, 11 Aug 2022

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