Edward-Elmhurst Health Cardiac Sonographer in Naperville, Illinois
Under general supervision, obtains two-dimensional ultrasonic images of the heart including 2D echocardiograms, 2D Doppler echocardiograms, and stress echocardiograms and assists physicians in conducting transesophageal echocardiograms. In doing so, obtains pertinent patient data for interpretation by a board certified cardiologist, explains purpose and duration of testing to the patient in order to allay fears, and provides excellent customer service. Obtains ultrasonic images from patients with complex health issues, provides technical expertise to Echo Techs and precepts students from the Echocardiography School.
Location: Edward Hospital 801 S. Washington Street Naperville, Illinois
Hours: Full Time Will work 80 hours in a 2 week payperiod. 6:30am-5:00pm Weekends/Holidays/Call
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES REQUIRED:
Registered Diagnostic Cardiac Sonographer (RDCS) from American Registry for Diagnostic Medical Sonography (ARDMS) or Registered Cardiac Sonographer (RCS) from Cardiovascular Credentialing International (CCI) within six month of position start date.
Current CPR Certification issued by either American Heart Association or Red Cross