Pediatric Cardiac Sonographer
The Pediatric Cardiac Sonographer is responsible for performing age appropriate diagnostic-quality echocardiographic studies in an inpatient and outpatient environment; Uses Ultrasound to locate, evaluate, and record pertinent anatomical, pathological, and functional data; Collaborate professionally and effectively with members of the interdisciplinary care team, providing safe, quality, efficient patient care across the lifespan, with particular attention to the patient's age-related cognitive, emotional, physical, and functional needs
High school graduate or equivalent.
2 year allied health education program that is patient care related or Bachelor's degree.
Pediatric echo experience preferred
Demonstrated strong knowledge of cardiac anatomy and physiology, congenital and acquired heart disease
Current ARDMS or CCI registered or registry eligible in Pediatric Echocardiography
Registry eligible candidates to be hired as Sonographer, must apply for the registry within 6 months of hire and be ARDMS registered within 12 months of hire. Upon Registry, Sonographer would be promoted to Registered Sonographer position. Wages will be commensurate with registry status.
Certification in adult echocardiography in addition to pediatrics is a bonus
Clinical experience of adequate length to become proficient in the art of Cardiac Sonography.