CARDIAC/VASCULAR SONOGRAPHER - ADVANCED IMAGING CARDIOLOGY in Reno, NV at Saint Mary's Regional Medical Center

Date Posted: 9/17/2020

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Responsibilities CARDIAC/VASCULAR SONOGRAPHER - ADVANCED IMAGING CARDIOLOGY

FULL-TIME

DAY SHIFT

 

Advanced Imaging I use equipment to visualize internal structures, blood flow and obtain measurements. American College of Radiology (ACR) and Intersocietal Accreditation Commission (IAC) are the 2 guiding bodies used in Imaging. In the Radiology settings, ACR is followed. In the Cardio-vascular Ultrasound setting, IAC is followed. Cardio-Vascular Sonographer practice following Protocols and Techniques as per scribed by the Cardio-Vascular Medical Director. Advanced Imaging I, practice following the protocols and techniques as per scribed by Imaging Medical Director. All Advanced Imaging I, will practice their skills within the scope of their credentials and with a valid written physician’s order always.  Skill evaluations will be done by the area supervisor or preceptor assigned.  Advanced Imaging I will perform, under the supervision of a physician and complete exams per protocol using diagnostic criteria; completes required information on PACS. Promotes the smooth and efficient operation of the Imaging Department through the appropriate utilization and management of all clerical functions within the department including document handling and disposition, interpersonal relationships and information gathering and dispersion. Meets all requirements set forth by accreditation (ICAEL, ICAVL and ACR) as appropriate and governing bodies, including JCAHO, federal and state bodies, and department-specific requirements. Performs other duties and responsibilities as required.   

EDUCATION, EXPERIENCE, TRAINING

 

 

  1. Proof of completion of an AAS or equivalent program required.
  2. Graduation from an accredited program with clinical experience required.
  3. Registered and/or certified by ARDMS, ARRT, CCI, ARMRIT, CNMT, MQSA credential required.
  4. License required if required by state.
  5. Current and valid BLS (AHA) certification required.
  6. Previous experience in performing imaging on patients of all ages, especially hospital-based experience preferred.
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