Echosonographer II

Children's Hospital of Philadelphia   •  

New Brunswick, NJ

Industry: Healthcare


11 - 15 years

Posted 170 days ago

This job is no longer available.

Job Responsibilities

Responsible for independently performing any combination of the following:  ultrasonic imaging, providing preliminary interpretation, assisting in transthoracic or transesophageal echocardiography, and monitoring the patient’s cardiopulmonary status for the duration of the examination.  Responsible for the overall maintenance of the medical equipment in the echo lab and its ancillary sites as well as completion of echocardiograms, preliminary interpretation, teaching, and complete billing procedures.  These tasks are performed in accordance with the policies and procedures of the laboratories and the direction of the Program Director of the echo lab.

Job Responsibilities (Continued)

Job Responsibilities (Continued)

Required Licenses, Certifications, Registrations

RDCS - Reg Diag Cardiac Sonographers

ARDMS - Am Regit-Diag Med Sonography

Required Education and Experience

Graduate of a CAAHEP accredited cardiovascular program preferably with a minimum of an associatedegree in cardiovascular science or 15years of experience in cardiac ultrasound

Preferred Education, Experience & Cert/Lic

Registry candidatepreferred

Additional Technical Requirements

  1. Performs echocardiograms, provides preliminary interpretations, and completes all forms and billing.

  2. Responsible for the well-being of the patient
  3. Able to work  with technical staff in maintaining medical equipment
  4. Assists with receptionist duties when needed
  5. Keeps abreast of new technologies
  6. Contributing author on one abstract or manuscript per year