Cardiac Sonographer - Wage
Job ID: R0024922 | Radiology | Part Time | Charlottesville, VA
INCLUDES UP TO $10K SIGN-ON BONUS DEPENDING ON ELIGIBILITY

An Echocardiography Sonographer is a diagnostic medical sonographer professional who is qualified by professional credentialing and academic and clinical experience to provide diagnostic patient care services using ultrasound and related diagnostic procedures. The scope of practice of the diagnostic medical sonographer includes those procedures, acts, and processes permitted by law for which the individual has received education and clinical experience, has demonstrated competency, and has completed the appropriate ARDMS certification, which is the standard of practice in cardiac ultrasound.
  • Demonstrates the cognitive skills required to perform comprehensive echocardiograph imaging.
  • Demonstrates the technical skills and abilities required to perform comprehensive echocardiograph exams.
  • Demonstrates knowledge understanding and technical requirements for contrast echocardiography (LVO Doppler enhancement, MCE, shunt evaluation).
  • In addition to the above job responsibilities, other duties may be assigned.

Position Compensation Range: $30.74 - $49.18 Hourly

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS
  • Education: Must meet the education requirement for Echocardiography Sonographer certification with either CCI or ARDMS. Bachelor's degree preferred.
  • Experience: No experience required; 2 years of relevant experience preferred.
  • Licensure: RCS or RDCS with CCI.

PHYSICAL DEMANDS
Job requires standing for prolonged periods, frequently bending/stooping and traveling, driving (occasionally for outreach clinics), and reaching (overhead, extensive, and repetitive). Repetitive motion: manipulation of ultrasound transducer. Proficient communicative, auditory, and visual skills. Attention to detail and ability to write legibly. Ability to lift/push/pull 100 lbs. May be exposed to chemicals, radiation, and blood/body fluids disease.



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Charlottesville, VA 22903

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