Texas Health Resources Vascular/Cardiac Sonographer Registered THPG in Dallas, Texas
Texas Health Physicians Group seeks to hire a Registered Vascular/Cardiac Sonographer working Full Time at Cardiac and Vascular Center
The address is 1924 Forest Ridge Drive Bedford, TX 76021
Salary range is Min. $29.59/hr to Max. $45.22/hr – based on relevant experience
Full Time (40/hr/wk) working Monday-Friday 8:00A-5:00P
Produces two-dimensional ultrasonic recordings and Doppler flow analyses of heart and related structures, using ultrasound equipment, for use by physician in diagnosis of heart disease and study of heart. Calculates, measures, and documents appropriate values on the tests performed for review and interpretation by physicians.
Performs diagnostic carotid arterials and venous studies of upper and lower extremities and venous studies of patients with suspected peripheral vascular disease by following ICAVL guidelines.
Explains procedures to patient to obtain cooperation and reduce anxieties of patient.
Reviews test results with interpreting physician.
Conducts vascular laboratory studies in accordance with the vascular laboratory protocols. Ensures that all vascular laboratory studies are scheduled in an appropriate manner to satisfy the clinical situation. Maintains the vascular laboratory quality assurance database.
Prepares and maintains operational logs.
Calibrates and maintains equipment and orders supplies when needed.
May perform therapeutic procedures such as peripheral compression.
Communicates with physicians, managers, and co-workers as appropriate about changes in patient's clinical conditions while undergoing echocardiogram.
Performs other duties as assigned.
Associate's Degree Related field Preferred
1 Year Related experience in an Echo/Vascular Laboratory Required
Licenses and Certifications
Other Successfully passed the Echocardiography Registry Exam Upon Hire Required
RCS - Registered Cardiac Sonographer Upon Hire Required
Other Registered Diagnostic Cardiac Sonographer Upon Hire Required
RVT - Registered Vascular Technologist Upon Hire Required
Other Registered Vascular Sonographer Upon Hire Required
Must possess an excellent working knowledge of cardiac and pulmonary anatomy/pathology, the cardiac patient, and treatment of cardiac diseases.
Working knowledge of vascular arterial and venous anatomy for carotid and peripheral vasculature.
Excellent communication skills.
Good computer skills.
Possesses a strong work ethic and a high level of professionalism.
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