Providence Health & Services Cardiac Sonographer in Richland, Washington
Providence is calling a Cardiac Sonographer (Congential Heart Disease, Days, Full time - 1.0 FTE) to Providence Medical Group in Richland, Washington. We are a community of caregivers delivering every day on our Mission to provide compassionate care that is accessible for all - especially those who are poor and vulnerable.
In this position you will:
Conduct procedures for patients with known or suspected congenital or acquired heart disease or other disorders.
Work closely with cross-functional teams in the assessment, treatment, and care of patients and their families.
Complete all required paperwork & tracking associated with services provided by the department.
Required qualifications for this position include:
Associate’s degree (A.A.) or Bachelor’s degree in Non-Invasive Cardiovascular Technology or Ultrasound from an accredited program OR equivalent combination of education, formal training and work experience
Board Certification or eligibility for certification by American Registry of Diagnostic Medical Sonographers (ARDMS) as a Registered Diagnostic Cardiac Sonographer and/or Board Certification or eligibility for certification by Cardiovascular Credentialing International as a Registered Congenital Cardiac Sonographer. Certification must be passed within the first 6 months of employment
Current Basic Life Saving (BLS) certification required within 60 days of hire
Active registration must be maintained with continuing medical education (CME) units on an ongoing basis
Must be able to work with wide age range of patients from prenatal (fetal) to adult
Previous experience in a clinical setting
Knowledge of medical terminology and accurate spelling and grammar
Computer, keyboarding and telephone skills
Preferred qualifications for this position include:
Minimum of 2 years of experience in a pediatric echo lab This experience must be with patients with complex congenital heart disease in a variety of settings including NICU/PICU Perform two-dimensional, M-Mode, Spectra/Doppler, Color Doppler, Tissue Doppler and Tissue Velocity Imaging
Previous cardiology experience
About the clinic you will serve.
Providence Medical Group is a group of primary care, specialty care and hospital-based medical providers who serve eastern Washington in clinic locations. Our providers and staff strive to create a distinctive health care experience for each patient – one focused on trust, respect, communication and teamwork.
We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details
As people of Providence, we reveal God's love for all, especially the poor and vulnerable, through our compassionate service.
Providence Health & Services is the third largest not-for-profit health system in the United States. Providence employs more than 76,000 caregivers (employees) across a five-state area; AK, WA, MT, OR, and CA. Our facilities include 34 hospitals, 475 physician clinics, senior services, supportive housing and other health and educational services. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.
Job Category: Diagnostic Imaging
Req ID: 145352