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Cardiovascular Sonographer - Echocardiographer - HealthPark Medical Center

Location: Fort Myers, FL
Department: Cardiovascular Services
Categories: Allied Health
Type: Part-Time
Shift: 7:00 AM-3:30 PM
Schedule: Variable

Description:

Lee Health is looking for a TALENTED and CARING Echocardiographer to join our AMAZING team. We are a well-respected health system dedicated to providing a caring, compassionate, safe and healthy environment.

If you share our vision for exceeding expectations and you’re passionate about creating an exceptional patient experience, we invite you to take advantage of this unique opportunity. You’ll also enjoy competitive compensation and comprehensive benefits, and enjoy a culture designed to encourage work-life balance, so you are able to care for yourself and your patients. Here, employees feel welcomed, valued and respected, so it’s no wonder we are in the 98th percentile for employee engagement when ranked against the national health care database.


To meet our growing needs, we are offering relocation and an exceptional hiring incentive package for qualified candidates selected to join our team!

For more information, please call Becky at 239-343-9959


Performs complete echocardiographic study integrating all imaging modalities necessary to obtain all pertinent patient data for diagnostic purposes. Sonographer will specialize in transthoracic echocardiographic studies according to departmental and IAC protocol (which consist of M-mode, two-dimensional echocardiograms, color flow, pulsed wave and continuous wave Doppler). Sonographer will perform imaging enhancement agent, saline bubble, portable, stress echo studies, and assists with transesophageal echocardiographic procedures. Document completely and accurately patient data and echo exam information utilizing current information management system and follows appropriate billing for procedures. Assist in the orientation and training of all levels of trainees and visitors assigned to the Echocardiography Laboratory.

Requirements:

Educational Requirements

Degree/Diploma ObtainedProgram of StudyRequired/
Preferred
and/or
High School Diploma or EquivalentRequired

Additional Requirements

Graduate from a cardiovascular technology program or diagnostic medical ultrasound program. Extensive experience may substitute training.

Experience Requirements

Minimum Years RequiredArea of ExperienceRequired/
Preferred
and/or
2 YearsEchocardiographyRequired

State of Florida Licensure Requirements

LicensesRequired/
Preferred
and/or
Not Required

Certifications/Registration Requirements

Certificates/RegistrationsRequired/
Preferred
and/or
BLS (American Heart Association / Basic Life Support)Required

Additional Requirements

Registered with American Registry of Diagnostic Medical Sonographers in Echocardiography (RDCS) or Cardiovascular Credentialing International in Echocardiography RCS), required. A level III Cardiac Sonographer will need to have at least two ARDMS/CCI registry credentials that are currently being utilized at Lee Health, or has one ARDMS/CCI registry credential and successfully completes the Advanced Initiative component.