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Echosonographer I

Mays Landing, NJ, US, 08330

Location: LOC_ATL_COUN-Atlantic County Specialty Care 

Req ID: 83120

Shift: Days

Employment Status: Regular - Full Time 

Job Summary

This role performs various modalities of cardiac ultrasound including transthoracic echo, stress echo, and assistance in transesophageal echo.

 

This role is also accountable for the preparation of preliminary interpretation reports, billing procedures, study transmittal and coverage of satellite sites.

 

Advancement will be based on the demonstration of ability, performance and knowledge of complex pathology and lesions.

Job Responsibilities
  • Perform echocardiograms in accordance with lab standards while meeting daily volume expectations.  Responds to emergent exams is a timely manner.  Follows department workflows for reporting, billing and standard daily performance.
  • Ensures patient care is provided in clean, safe, quiet, and secure environment. Renders excellent patient care to patients and families.  All hospital related interactions are courteous and confidential and in accordance with HIPPAA regulations. Demonstrates the knowledge and ability to deliver developmental and age-appropriate care to patients.
  • Participates in staff meetings, research studies, quality assurance activities and working groups.  Cooperates and assists in obtaining institutional, divisional and departmental initiatives and goals.
  • Assists in the teaching of students, fellows and new technicians.
  • Follows the policies, procedures and cost-control standards of the hospital as well as department specific policies and procedures.
  • May be asked to travel to other locations
Job Responsibilities (Continued)
Job Responsibilities (Continued)
Required Licenses, Certifications, Registrations
Registered Diagnostic Cardiac Sonographer [RDCS] in pediatric echocardiography from ARDMS or Registered Cardiac Sonographer [RCS or RCCS] from CCI within one (1) year of placement into the role.
Required Education and Experience

Required Education:

  • High School Diploma/GED
Preferred Education, Experience & Cert/Lic

Preferred Education:

  • Graduate of a Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs [CAAHEP] accredited cardiovascular program.

 

Preferred Experience:

  • Two (2) years of pediatric echocardiography experience.
Additional Technical Requirements
  • Basic knowledge of the principles of ultrasound physics and instrumentation of ultrasound systems.
  • Basic knowledge of cardiac anatomy, physiology and pathology.
  • Basic knowledge of tranthoracic echocardiography.
  • Basic proficiency in operation of ultrasound equipment and digital reporting software.
  • Ability to travel to multiple work locations

All CHOP employees who work in a patient building or who provide patient care are required to receive an annual influenza vaccine unless they are granted a medical or religious exemption.

Children's Hospital of Philadelphia is committed to providing a safe and healthy environment for its patients, family members, visitors and employees. In an effort to achieve this goal, employment at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, other than for positions with regularly scheduled hours in New Jersey, is contingent upon an attestation that the job applicant does not use tobacco products.

Children's Hospital of Philadelphia is an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, religion, national or ethnic origin, disability or protected veteran status.

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