• Cardiac Sonographer - Peds

    Requisition Post Information* : Posted Date 2 weeks ago(2 weeks ago)
    Job ID
    2018-13301
    Benefits Eligible
    Yes
    Shift
    Day
    Type
    Full-Time Regular
    CBA Code
    Non-Union
  • Job Description

    Bring Your Passion to the Forefront:
    Cardiac Sonographer - Peds 

     

    Department: 377440, HEART STATION-PEDS

    Shift: (1.0 FTE) / Days / 10 hour shifts

     

    Job Summary

    Prepares patients for Transthoracic echo and Stress Echo procedures, reviewing indications, comparing previous studies to accurately answer all questions by referring physician. Performs all aspects of echocardiographic imaging under the direct supervision of a Cardiac Sonographer II or III and under the general supervision of the Medical Director of the Noninvasive Cardiac Imaging Laboratory.

     

    Experience: 

    • High School Graduate or equivalent
    • Successful completion of clinical hours at accredited lab
    • Good communication skills, both written and speech
    • Obtaining registry status with either Cardiovascular Credentialing International (CCI) or American Registry of Diagnostic Medical Sonographers (ARDMS).

     

    Preferred Qualifications: 

    • Minimum of 2 years of clinical experience outside school hours in cardiac sonography. Accreditation with ARDMS or CCI. Passed boards.
    • Ability to independently perform comprehensive examinations 
    • Basic computer skills to work with the Xcelera digital archiving system

     

    Preferred License and Certifications: 

    • RDCS (ARDMS)
    • RCS  (CCI)

    Why Join Us

    We’ve been at the forefront of medicine since 1899. We provide superior healthcare with compassion, always mindful that each patient is a person, an individual. To accomplish this, we need employees with passion, talent and commitment… with patients and with each other. We’re in this together: working to advance medical innovation, serve the health needs of the community, and move our collective knowledge forward. If you’d like to add enriching human life to your profile, The University of Chicago Medicine is for you. Here at the forefront, we’re doing work that really matters. Join us. Bring your passion.

     

    Bring your career to the next level at a hospital that is thriving; from patient satisfaction to employee engagement, we are at the Forefront of Medicine. Take advantage of all we have to offer and #BringYourPassiontotheForefront,

    University of Chicago Medicine is growing; discover how you can be a part of this pursuit of excellence at: www.uchospitals.edu/jobs 

    The University of Chicago Medical Center is an equal opportunity employer.  We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, ethnicity, ancestry, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, civil union status, parental status, religion, national origin, age, disability, veteran status and other legally protected characteristics.

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