Reg Cardio/Vascular Sonographer-Cardiology
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- CHOMP has been voted the Best Place to Work in Monterey County for 10 straight years
- Excellent Pay and Generous Benefits including a Pension and Continuing Education Reimbursement
- Excellent Team Oriented Culture
- Free Gym for Employees
Under the leadership of the department director and assistant director, the Cardiac Ultrasound Technologist is responsible for the completion of daily studies ordered. Duties include performance of cardiac and/or vascular ultrasound studies per ASE guidelines. Cardiac studies include: 2D and 3D doppler/color echo, stress echo, Dobutamine stress echo, and assistance with TEE’s including intraop TEE. Any findings are reported to the interpreting physician which is important in delivering necessary urgent care. Participation in an on-call rotation is a requisite.
- Cardiac echo tech proficiency must include: Adult echocardiography (following CHOMP ICAEL protocol), stress echo and TEE.
- Must possess the skills to perform studies independently in at least two modalities: echo, TEE , and willing to learn intraoperative TEE.
- Excellent communication/interpersonal skills, both verbal and written.
- 2 years acute care experience.
- Experience working directly with a Cardiovascular surgeon.
- Experience with structural heart imaging highly desired (TAVR, Watchman)
- Experience with stress Echo (exercise and pharmacologic) and pediatric echoes.
- Experience with intra-operative imaging and required sterile technique.
- Experience with digital imaging and reporting.
Graduate of an Ultrasound School.
Must be registered by ARDMS (RVT) or (RDCS) and/or CCI (RVS) or (RCS).
American Heart Association Healthcare Provider BLS certification (required).
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