Columbia Memorial Hospital is looking for a strong team player to work in our Cardiology Department as an Echosonographer. This position will independently perform cardiac sonographic exams on both inpatients, and outpatients and provide a preliminary report. The Sonographer develops adequate clinical information, including the appropriate correlation to presenting pathology, evaluates images and presents completed examinations for interpretation echocardiograms, stress echocardiograms, and trans esophageal echocardiograms.
The mission of Columbia Memorial Hospital is to provide excellence, leadership and compassion in the enhancement of health for those we serve. Columbia Memorial Hospital is an independent, non-profit Hospital located in Astoria, Oregon.
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Must have demonstrated proficiency in the independent performance and documentation of appropriate sonographic studies in both routine and acute care settings. Must assist in the coordination of appropriate patient scheduling, equipment utilization and daily organization of required tasks. Demonstrated ability to gather a full clinical assessment picture to accompany images for interpretation; performs and maintains appropriate record keeping, data collection, audits or monitors as required; performs quality control, instrument checks, quality assurance tasks and deficiency follow up as required. Provide assurance that all criteria are met in order for the Cardiology Clinic to maintain Intersocietal Accreditation Commission for Echocardiography (IACE) certification. Must be registered by the ARDMS or CCI to perform adult echocardiography; must maintain continued education requirements as specified by credentialing body. Current BLS required. Must have a minimum of 3 years recent clinical experience, preferably in an acute care setting with resting and stress echocardiograms.
Status: Full Time (72-80 hours per pay period)
Salary Range: SEIU Professional Grade 6.5
Overtime Work Rule: 40 hour work week
Benefits Eligible: Yes
Apply online at www.columbiamemorial.org , or submit completed resume/applications to:
Columbia Memorial Hospital
c/o Kelli Brenden
2111 Exchange Street
Astoria, OR 97103
Or e-mail email@example.com . Finalists for this position are subject to a drug screen and background check including, but not limited to: criminal, education, employment history check; industry specific credentials check; motor vehicle check.
This position is classified as “Hard to Fill” and is eligible for the Employee Referral Program.
Columbia Memorial Hospital is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to the development of an inclusive, multicultural community.