ECHOCARDIOGRAPHER

Location
Harrisonburg, VA
Posted
Mar 01, 2017
Closes
May 12, 2017
Function
Nurse
Industry
Healthcare
Hours
Full Time
Job Description:
Sentara RMH Medical Center is seeking a full time Echocardiographer to join our dynamic team. We are a Magnet Hospital!

POSITION and DEPARTMENT OVERVIEW
*Schedule

- Monday - Friday, 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
- On Call: Every 5th week.

*Volume expectation
- 7 exams per sonographer per day

*Equipment
- Phillips CX50; IE33; Epiq7; GE Vivid9

*Reporting Software
- EMR - Epic
- Prosolv

Performs two dimensional echocardiograms, Doppler echocardiograms, transesophageal echocardiograms and pharmacological stress echocardiograms to evaluate heart and vessel abnormalities for the evaluation of heart disease and blood flow abnormalities.

Education Level
High School Grad or Equivalent

Experience
Required: Echocardiography - 1 year

Preferred: None, unless noted in the “Other” section below

License
Required: Basic Life Support

Preferred: None, unless noted in the “Other” section below

Skills
Required: Communication, Coordination, Service Orientation

Preferred: None, unless noted in the “Other” section below

Other
In lieu of experience, six months formal training in noninvasive ultrasound and/or successful completion of Sentara Healthcare Echocardiography Competency Based Orientation. Amer Reg of Diag Med Sonograph or Reg Cardiac Sonographer within 12 months of hire.