Cardiac Sonographer

  • MaineHealth
  • Biddeford, ME 04005, USA
  • Jan 05, 2021

Job Description

Summary

MaineHealth is a not-for-profit family of high-quality providers and healthcare organizations committed to the health and well-being of the communities and people we serve. As the largest healthcare organization in Maine and a leading healthcare provider serving northern New Hampshire, MaineHealth is recognized as one of the nation’s top integrated healthcare delivery networks
  • Position Summary

    • Working under the direction of the Cardio Pulmonary Manager/Supervisor, the Echo Tech is responsible for administering or assisting medical staff with the following diagnostic tests:  Echocardiogram , M-mode, 2D, Doppler, stress echo, contrast bubble studies, and TEE's at SMHC and SMHC Cardiology.

  • Required Minimum Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities (KSAs)

    • Education: Knowledge of Cardiac anatomy and physiology as well as procedures and equipment at a level generally acquired through completion of an approved program in Diagnostic Medical Sonography preferred. 

    • License/Certifications: BLS Certification required.

    • Experience: Minimum of six to twelve months of experience or an equivalent combination of training and experience preferred. Previous experience in 2-D echo, Exercise and Chemical Stress echo and TEE's is desirable.

    • Must be board registered within 1 year in Adult Echocardiography.