Cardiac Sonographer - Echo - Part Time/Evenings
Company: Mayo Clinic
Posted on: January 27, 2023
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Performs various (basic and advanced) cardiac ultrasound
examinations under direction of staff Cardiologist. Utilizes
Ultrasound equipment. Provides direct patient care to patients.
Contributes to efficient operation of department, ensuring quality
and continuity of patient care. Rotates between the Davis and Mayo
buildings and may be required to rotate to outreach sites.
Responsible for thorough imaging and documentation of various
conditions and anatomical differences. Must possess extensive
knowledge of human anatomy and physiology. Uses several different
types of Ultrasound equipment and transducers. Utilizes all
Ultrasound techniques, including gray scale imaging, color and
spectral Doppler, 3D, and strain imaging. Provides interpreting
physician with preliminary report through EIMS, then reviews all
images prior to final reading of the exam. Must be well organized
and able to function independently. Assist in the orientation and
training of all levels of trainees and visitors assigned to the
Echocardiography Laboratory. Expectations extended to include
on-call practices, weekends, evenings and holiday coverage as
needed. Must possess strong human relation and communication
skills, and sound judgment. Must have understanding of sterile
procedures and isolation precaution techniques, and must exercise
proper precautions to avoid potential exposure to radiation,
infectious hazards, sharp instruments and defibrillator
EDUCATION: RDCS or RCS registered as a cardiac sonographer. New
graduates must have successfully completed an accredited CAAHEP
cardiac ultrasound program and must successfully complete RDCS or
RCS certification within the first six months of employment to
retain employment as a sonographer within the lab.
EXPERIENCE: Two or three years of experience is preferred
EDUCATION: Associate's or bachelor's degree preferred
JOB KNOWLEDGE: Expert knowledge of anatomy and physiology,
ultrasound principles and practices as well as the ability to
obtain high quality images required. Good observational and
interpersonal skills required. Basic keyboarding skills required.
Ability to handle multiple functions simultaneously required. Must
be able to make decisions for scan quality and preservation of
schedule. Must be able to maintain workflow. Must demonstrate
ability to work with patients on a variety of levels. Consistently
utilizes time between tasks for the benefit of the department.
ADDL CONSIDERATIONS: Must be able to tolerate frequent walking,
standing, pushing, and pulling. Must be able to reach above
shoulder level and endure occasional twisting and turning. Must be
able to communicate well verbally and in writing. Must be able to
hear at ordinary conversation level, and possess good visual
License or certification
--- Registered Diagnostic Cardiac Sonographer (RDCS) or Registered
Cardiac Sonographer (RCS) in Adult Echo required within 6 months of
--- Basic Life Support (BLS) certification required or Advanced
Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) certification accepted.
--- Pediatric Echocardiography (PE) certification preferred.
--- Advanced Cardiac Sonographer (ACS) certification preferred.
$30.25 - $45.42 / hour
Hours / Pay period
Evenings, Monday - Thursday
Shift differential is offered
Jacksonville is the largest city in area in the continental United
States. A beautiful coastal Florida city that features excellent
year-round climate, over 20 miles of beaches and outstanding
outdoor recreational, cultural and family-oriented amenities. The
"River City by the Sea" has an excellent school system, reasonable
cost of living and a thriving business environment. Medical
professionals and patients are drawn to Jacksonville by an
extraordinary network of high-profile healthcare facilities.
Jacksonville continues to grow as more people relocate from all
over the U.S. and abroad, to see what the great River City has to
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is committed to creating an inclusive environment that values the
diversity of its employees and does not discriminate against any
employee or candidate. Women, minorities, veterans, people from the
LGBTQ communities and people with disabilities are strongly
encouraged to apply to join our teams. Reasonable accommodations to
access job openings or to apply for a job are available.
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