Cardiovascular Sonographer (Per Diem)
Company: UNC Health Care
Location: Chapel Hill
Posted on: November 15, 2022
Description Become part of an inclusive organization with over
40,000 diverse employees, whose mission is to improve the health
and well-being of the unique communities we serve.Summary:
Employs radiologic sciences technology to perform a variety of
patient care, technical, and diagnostic tasks targeted to the care
of patients with cardiovascular disease. Major tasks include
ultrasound imaging, patient preparation and post procedure care,
procedure room set-up and cleaning, and quality monitoring.
1. Demonstrates competence in delivering pre-procedure and
post-procedure patient care including, but not limited to patient
assessment pre- and post-procedure care and, emergency cardiac care
(CPR is required). Additionally, assistance with post-procedure
transport may be required.
2. Ensures equipment is calibrated and properly maintained on a
daily basis. Performs and records all equipment maintenance and
quality assurance monitoring. Troubleshoots and identifies any
equipment problems and reports to appropriate supervisor.
3. Generates ultrasound images of the heart and/or vascular related
4. May perform staff training and education.
5. Monitors and records patient information and maintains report
storage and data systems. Compiles and enters data necessary for
charge entry and prepares reports. Also responsible for retrieval
of stored information and reports from the automated storage
6. Prepares procedure room and equipment for daily use and is
responsible for timely and efficient room preparation between
Other InformationOther information:
--- Associate's degree in Sonography, Radiology or a related field,
--- Completion of a twelve (12) month ultrasound program.
--- Registered by the American Registry of Diagnostic Medical
Sonographers (ARDMS), Cardiovascular Credentialing International
(CCI), or registry eligible and become registered within one (1)
year from date of hire. Must maintain registry status and
continuing education requirements annually.
Professional Experience Requirements:
--- No prior experience required.
Knowledge/Skills/and Abilities Requirements:
Job DetailsLegal Employer: -STATEEntity: UNC Medical Center
Organization Unit: UNCH Cardiology at ET -Work Type: Per Diem
Standard Hours Per Week: 6.00Work Schedule: Day JobLocation of Job:
US:NC:Chapel HillExempt From Overtime: Exempt: No
This is a State position employed by UNC Health Care System. -
Qualified applicants will be considered without regard to their
race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity,
national origin, disability, or status as a protected veteran.UNC
Health makes reasonable accommodations for applicants' and
employees' religious practices and beliefs, as well as applicants
and employees with disabilities. All interested applicants are
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