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Echocardiographer / Cardiac Sonographer

Company: Boulder Community Health
Location: Boulder
Posted on: September 15, 2023

Job Description:

Full Time, Various shifts. 40 hours/week. $20,000 Sign-On Bonus Available! not available for current BCH staff.Pay Range is between $40.00-$60.00/hr, depending on years of relevant and like experience. +$2.50/hr for weekend shifts.Boulder Community Health is a Certified Level II Trauma Center. In 2022, we celebrated the 100th anniversary of the founding of our organization. We are honored to hold the awards of 2021 U.S. News & World 'Best Hospitals for Maternity Care', 2023 Best Hospital from Boulder Weekly, and Best Local Employer from Daily Camera. Come be part of an independent, community-focused health system; feel good knowing that your work will make a difference in people's lives and positively contribute to the community.POSITION SUMMARYObtains high quality cross-sectional, two-dimensional ultrasound images of the heart and related structures, as well as recording M-mode and Doppler blood flow for the physician who interprets these diagnostic studies. Ensures adequate functioning of all equipment used in obtaining Echocardiograms.JOB QUALIFICATIONSEducation or Formal TrainingGraduate of an Echocardiography Training program preferred.Special Qualifications (Licensure, Registration, etc.)BLS required within 90 daysARDMS RDCS registered or registry eligible preferredKnowledge, Skill and AbilityDemonstrates skills in obtaining complete anatomical and blood flow informationDemonstrates understanding of normal and abnormal anatomy and pathophysiology and the ability to recognize structural and functional abnormalities during imaging and to extend and/or modify the exam as appropriate for that individual patientDemonstrates independence in obtaining comprehensive cardiac imaging and appropriate clinical informationDemonstrates operating knowledge of the equipment used with the ability to troubleshoot associated technical problems and problem solveAbility to interact effectively with patients and significant others, physicians and other personnel in the overall care of the patientExperienceMinimum of 2 years experience performing Echocardiograms strongly preferredESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIESExplains purpose of test and procedure to the patient.Obtains necessary clinical history of present illness, reason for referral, and auscultation when appropriate.Enters record keeping data on the patients Electronic Medical Record.Performs test in accordance with developed policies and procedures and appropriate standards of care.Obtains high quality cardiac ultrasound images including M-mode, two dimensional, pulse wave, continuous wave, and color doppler modalities.Measures all parameters obtained from the study on the digital echo system.Maintains records in a retrievable manner.Prepares cases for the Doctors reading session.Maintains service maintenance log on all Echo equipment with an updated file of company representatives and repair services.Ensures adequate supplies and evaluate new equipment as required.About Boulder Community Health and Boulder, ColoradoUncompromising medical excellence delivered with respect and compassion. Since 1922, Boulder Community Health has built a strong reputation on these values. As community-owned and operated not-for-profit hospital and clinic locations, we remain dedicated to the evolving needs of our citizens and providing access to high-quality care. Nestled in the foothills of the Rocky Mountains, the Boulder lifestyle is conductive to enjoying the outdoors and brings a fresh perspective to healthcare practice. Surround yourself by natural beauty and an active, life-embracing community. Enjoy state-of-the-art facilities and equipment along with competitive compensation and benefits, including health/dental/life, tuition reimbursement, on-site fitness center, Employee Wellness, Employee Activities & Discounts, and many more!EOE/Affirmative Action/Drug-free workplaceLocation: Boulder Community Health Boulder HeartSchedule: Full-time, Various shifts, TBD

Keywords: Boulder Community Health, Boulder , Echocardiographer / Cardiac Sonographer, Healthcare , Boulder, Colorado

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