Tufts Medicine Cardiac Sonographer in Lowell, Massachusetts
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The Cardiac Sonographer performs services in a Cardiology area according to the policies, procedures, philosophy, and objectives of the department and hospital. Works cooperatively within department and other services to create a system of quality health care.
Duties & Responsibilities:
Maintain current knowledge in areas of cardiac diagnostic testing including Cardiac Ultrasound, as well as in cardiac anatomy and physiology and cardiac disease.
Demonstrates a proficiency in the ability to perform quality exams, per protocols according to accreditation guidelines.
Demonstrate proficiency in stress echo following proper protocol
Demonstrates accuracy and completeness in preparing studies for interpretation.
Demonstrates understanding and use of sterilization procedures relating to use of TEE probe.
Demonstrates use and understanding of safe and proper transport and patient assistance techniques.
Maintains equipment in a clean and orderly condition and follows infection control practices.
Maintains a good working knowledge of charging and billing process. Responsible for charging appropriately.
Skills requirement; Patient care, computer, communication, multitasking, flexibility, and prioritization
Certification requirement; RDMS and BCLS
Echocardiography experience requirements; Echocardiogram stress testing, TEEs, contrast & bubble studies, quality assurance & improvement, ergonomics, and billing processes.
Education preferred; Continued education to meet IAC accreditation standards
Some weekends and holidays required
What We Offer:
Not only is Lowell General Hospital an exceptional place to work, offering a culture of recognizing and valuing employees, we provide amazing opportunities for our staff:
Competitive salaries & benefits
403(b) retirement plan with hospital match
Opportunities for growth
Free on-campus parking
About Lowell General
For more than 125 years, Lowell General has served the Greater Lowell community with pride. We balance the first-rate care of a premier medical center with the warmth of a three-time Magnet®-recognized community hospital. As a member of our team, you’ll join over 3,000 dedicated care providers to offer complete, connected care, when and where patients need it most.
About Tufts Medicine
A healthcare system that works Tufts Medicine is more than a health system — we’re a community that empowers people to live their best lives by reimagining healthcare, advancing knowledge and pioneering discovery. Every team member plays an integral role in realizing our vision of creating the most equitable and frictionless healthcare experience in the world. Here, you’ll join an enthusiastic community that champions your growth and receive generous benefits to support you and your family’s well-being.
Tufts Medicine Lowell General Hospital is an Equal Opportunity Employer.