Cardiac Sonographer-$5,000 sign on
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Job Title: Cardiac Sonographer
This position is located in Lancaster, PA
$5,000 sign on minus taxes with a 2 year committment
1.0 FTE , 80 hour per two weeks working varied hours primarily 8:00 am-4:30 pm with occasional weekends, holidays and on call.This position will cover Lancaster General Hospital and outpatient sites in Lancaster, Lebanon and Chester County, PA
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SUMMARY: Lancaster General Health/Penn Medicine is currently seeking a Cardiac Sonographer. The Cardiac Sonographer performs transthoracic, stress and transesophageal echocardiograms and prepares quantitative data for physician interpretation.
● Acquire data and report comprehensive findings for exercise and pharmacological stress echocardiography.
● Assume “On Call” responsibilities as required. Assist the physician and nurse in performing transesophageal echocardiography (TEE). Operate the echo system, record and process data. Clean and care for TEE probes. ●
● Start and troubleshoot IV’s.
● Assist with the performance and reporting for specialty and research echocardiograms as they are presented.
● Review and apply the results from other diagnostic studies that may relate to the findings of the echocardiogram.
Graduate of accredited institution, specializing in cardiac sonography. If recent graduate, must obtain appropriate credential (RDCS) from American Registry of Diagnostic Medical Sonographers (ARDMS) and/or (RCS) from Cardiovascular Credentialing International (CCI) within two (2) years of employment.
● Registered (having appropriate credential from ARDMS and/or CCI) or registry eligible (at least 2 yrs. experience in echocardiography). If registry eligible, must obtain appropriate credential within one (1) year of employment.
● Graduate of accredited institution, specializing in cardiac sonography and/or one (1) year of experience in echocardiography
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Posted on 06/16/2021