General Purpose : Performs diagnostic echocardiology examinations for subsequent evaluation and treatment by attending cardiologist/physician; collaborates with both internal and external healthcare team members to contribute to the care plan of the patient; ensuring operational and regulatory standards are maintained.
Education or Formal Training : (Certifications) ARDMS Registered Diagnostic Cardiac Sonographer (RDCS) or ARDMS Registered Diagnostic Medical Sonographer with Adult Echocardiography (RDMS/AE) or CCI Registered Cardiac Sonographer (RCS) required within one year of hire; BLS required.
Knowledge and Experience : Previous experience in cardiac ultrasound technology
Ability : Demonstrates effective communication and interpersonal skills; follows written protocol/procedures/policies and understands workflow process; prioritizes work to meet patient needs; recognizes and understands patient concerns and responds appropriately; establishes and maintains effective working relationships across the healthcare continuum.
Longmont United Hospital - 18 months ago