• Cardiac Sonographer II, full time

    Requisition Post Information* : Posted Date 4 months ago(10/9/2018 5:37 PM)
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  • Job Description

    Bring Your Passion to the Forefront:

    Cardiac Sonographer II


    Shift: 40 hours per week (1.0) / Day Shift / 10-hour Shifts

    Job Summary:


    Perform all aspects of echocardiographic imaging for clinical and research purposes under the general supervision of the Medical Director of the Noninvasive Cardiac Imaging Laboratory in addition to extensive responsibilities performing and teaching advanced imaging techniques to Level 1 Sonographers. We are looking for someone who has worked in a high volume medical center where cardiac procedures are performed.

    Job Qualifications:

    • At least 10 years of experience performing cardiac ultrasound with at least 5 years of experience at a high level academic lab involved with teaching and research
    • Successful completion of an accredited training course in cardiac ultrasound or a college degree with a strong background in human anatomy and physiology
    • Accreditation with ARDMS or CCI
    • Interpretation skills to facilitate a comprehensive examination and an accurate preliminary interpretation
    • Computer literate in order to work with the EnConcert digital system
    • Proficient performing advanced echocardiographic imaging procedures and techniques such as 3D, automated border detection, contrast perfusion, and acoustic densitometry
    • At least one of the following:
      • Presentations of oral or poster research abstracts and/or speaking at echocardiography seminars and conferences
      • Co-authorship of at least 25 publications of abstracts and manuscripts
      • Active participation in leadership roles with professional echocardiography organizations (e.g., American Society of Echocardiography)



    Current Basic Cardiac Life Support certification

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