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Wellforce Cardiac Sonographer in Lowell, Massachusetts

Position Summary:

The Cardiac Sonographer performs services in a Cardiology area according to the policies, procedures, philosophy, and objectives of the department and hospital. Works cooperatively within department and other services to create a system of quality health care.

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Maintain current knowledge in areas of cardiac diagnostic testing including Cardiac Ultrasound, as well as in cardiac anatomy and physiology and cardiac disease.

  • Demonstrates a proficiency in the ability to perform quality exams, per protocols according to accreditation guidelines.

  • Demonstrate proficiency in stress echo following proper protocol

  • Demonstrates accuracy and completeness in preparing studies for interpretation.

  • Demonstrates understanding and use of sterilization procedures relating to use of TEE probe.

  • Demonstrates use and understanding of safe and proper transport and patient assistance techniques.

  • Maintains equipment in a clean and orderly condition and follows infection control practices.

  • Maintains a good working knowledge of charging and billing process. Responsible for charging appropriately.

Qualifications:

  • Skills requirement; Patient care, computer, communication, multitasking, flexibility, and prioritization

  • Certification requirement; RDMS and BCLS

  • Echocardiography experience requirements; Echocardiogram stress testing, TEEs, contrast & bubble studies, quality assurance & improvement, ergonomics, and billing processes.

  • Education preferred; Continued education to meet IAC accreditation standards

  • Some weekends and holidays required

What We Offer:

  • Competitive salaries & benefits

  • 403(b) retirement plan with company match

  • Tuition reimbursement

  • Free on-campus parking

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