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Ultrasound Technologist

Job ID: 93097 Date posted: January 11, 2019

  • Sharp Chula Vista Medical Ctr
  • Non-Invasive Cardio
  • Radiology Jobs
  • Variable
  • Per Diem

Responsibilities

Summary
Under general supervision, the Cardiac Ultrasound Technologist performs a wide variety of technical procedures including bedside echo, TEE, and stress echo with quality patient care, assisting Physicians as needed.  As part of the Sharp Experience, all sonographers are expected to utilize the concept of AIDET (Acknowledge)I(Introduce)D(Duration)E(Explanation)T(Thank you) with each patient.  Provides on-call coverage for assigned weekdays and rotating weekend shifts.
Our efficient echo department completes echos, TEEs and stress tests, downloads them into the EchoPACS system and assists physicians in completing their final reports in the electronic PACS system.  Sonographers utilize transporters that assist in getting patients to/from the department to facilitate patient flow and optimize productivity.
Sharp Chula Vista Medical Center is a 343-bed hospital with the largest array of health care services in San Diego's South Bay. A Designated Planetree Patient-Centered Care Hospital, Sharp Chula Vista is home to the region's most comprehensive heart program that offers exceptional services for orthopedic care and women and infants. The Douglas & Nancy Barnhart Cancer Center offers patients the most advanced treatment technology, a unique healing environment and an extraordinary level of care.
Hours
8 hour shifts; Per Diem position to work variable shifts; weekends as needed
 
Required Skills and Qualifications
  • Graduation from an accredited school for Cardiovascular Technology or equivalent
  • Current RDCS registry from the ARDMS or RCCS by the CCI
  • BLS for HealthCare Providers by the AHA
Preferred Skills and Qualifications
  • One year experience in imaging
  • Must be able to scan both Adult and Pediatric patients
  • Experience with Cerner
  • Bilingual (English/Spanish)
 
Additional physical requirements of position may be discussed during interview.
 
Sharp HealthCare is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, status as a protected veteran, among other things, or status as a qualified individual with disability
 
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