Cedars-Sinai Cardio Sonographer I - Per Diem 8 Hour Days in Los Angeles, California
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A Little More About What You Will be Doing
The Cardiac Sonographer Level I, supports patient care by performing echocardiogram procedures as directed by the physician. Demonstrates proficiency with the use of ultrasound equipment and associated procedures. This position performs routine administrative and clinical tasks to keep the offices of physicians and other health practitioners running efficiently.
Performs a range of technical procedures to support physician’s diagnosis
Appropriately acquire echocardiographic measurements per protocol, create digital preliminary reports and verbally communicate preliminary findings to the interpreting physician
Reviews physician order to verify appropriateness for order being performed
Retrieve studies from PACS for review
Assures accuracy data for clinical reports, demographics and billing information for physician reports
High school diploma or GED required
Graduation from a CAAHEP or other accredited diagnostic ultrasound program required or 5 years of diagnostic ultrasound experience required
- 1 year of experience in the field preferred
Basic Life Support (BLS) from American Heart Association or American Red Cross required
Registered Diagnostic Cardiac Sonographer (RDCS) preferred
Working Title: Cardio Sonographer I - Per Diem 8 Hour Days
Department: Cardiology 2
Business Entity: Medical Network Foundation
Job Category: ,Imaging,Imaging
Job Specialty: Diagnostic Imaging
Position Type: Per Diem
Shift Length: 8 hour shift
Shift Type: Day
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