Under the general direction of a physician and the department supervisor, the Sonographer, specializing in either Cardiac, Vascular, or General areas, performs complex diagnostic ultrasound procedures.
Cardiac Ultrasound Techs perform diagnostic procedures of the heart per protocol for the diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of cardiac disease processes in accordance with industry, Federal, State, Joint Commission, ICAEL, ASE, and Renown Health standards and requirements
Vascular Ultrasound Techs perform diagnostic ultrasound procedures on various vascular systems of the body per protocol for the diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of peripheral venous, peripheral arterial, intracranial and extracranial disease processes in accordance with industry Federal, State, and Joint Commission, ICAVL, SVU, and Renown Standards and requirements.
General Ultrasound Techs perform diagnostic ultrasound procedures of various organs and soft tissue of the body per protocol for the diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of peripheral vascular, cerebral vascular and systemic disease processes in accordance with industry, Federal, State and Joint Commission, ACR, and Renown Health standards and requirements.
The various Sonographers carry out the physician's orders by following established protocols and care standards to insure improved patient outcomes. In conjunction with leadership, this position is responsible for delivering patient care through proper execution of care standards, physician orders, and advanced imaging skills, while supporting the vision and mission of Renown Health Systems.
Minimum Qualifications: Requirements - Required and/or Preferred Experience: Minimum one-year clinical experience in the respective departmental modality required. License(s): Active registry with either Cardiovascular Credentialing International or American Registry for Diagnostic Medical Sonography in the specialty of Adult or Pediatric echocardiography and/or Vascular Technology required. Certification(s): CPR certification upon hire. AHA BLS within 60 days of hire
3 openings. Employer will assist with relocation costs.
Additional Salary Information: Pay depends on experience, Relocation Assistance available.
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