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Sonographer, Cardiovascular 40 hours

Location Hillsboro, Oregon Job Number 992166 Date posted 08/30/2021
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Description:
To provide diagnostic services in a hospital and/or clinical setting, to include clerical duties as required. To perform all duties in a manner which promotes team concepts and reflects the KPNW Mission and philosophy.

Essential Functions:
- Performing diagnostic procedures, using knowledge, skills and abilities required for age of patient served to include: Routine, emergent, portable, surgical examinations in accordance with department policies an procedures.

- Communication with Cardiologist.


- Assist patient/transport.


- Data Entry. File work. Restocking supplies/cleaning. Quality Assurance functions. Other duties as assigned.


- Variable - Participates in on-call or standby schedule as required.

Basic Qualifications:
Experience
- N/A
Education
- A minimum two (2) year AMA approved program and successful completion of one year Ultrasound training and certification, OR

- Two (2) years Allied Health and successful completion and certification of two (2) year ARDMS program, OR

- Successful completion of an AMA accredited Ultrasound program, ARDMS registered or CardioVascular Credentialing International (CCI) (new grads within one (1) year of hire for registration).
- High School Diploma or General Education Development (GED) required.
License, Certification, Registration
- Certification: RDCS credential from ARDMS or RCS credential from CCI. New grads require certification within 1 year of hire.
- Basic Life Support (BLS) for Health Care Providers required within 30 days of hire/transfer.
- Board of Medical Imaging License in state where assigned. 

 
Additional Requirements:
- Completion of a formal training program.

 

Preferred Qualifications:

- Previous experience with TEE, Stress Echo and Pediatric Echosonography.
- Organizational skills, time management, prioritization, planning; attention to detail; problem solving, decision making, judgment; technical skills; initiative; communication, interpersonal skills, customer relations, organizational relations.
- Adaptability; following Policies and Procedures; flexibility.
- Able to work unsupervised and perform exams independently and confidently.
Primary Location: Oregon,Hillsboro,Westside Specialty Medical Offices Scheduled Weekly Hours: 40 Shift: Day Workdays: Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun Working Hours Start: 07:00 AM Working Hours End: 06:45 PM Job Schedule: Full-time Job Type: Standard Employee Status: Regular Employee Group/Union Affiliation: W08|UFCW|Local 555 Job Level: Individual Contributor Department: Westside Specialty MOB - Echocardiography - 1008 Travel: Yes, 50 % of the Time Kaiser Permanente is an equal opportunity employer committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce. Applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), age, sexual orientation, national origin, marital status, parental status, ancestry, disability, gender identity, veteran status, genetic information, other distinguishing characteristics of diversity and inclusion, or any other protected status.

External hires must pass a background check/drug screen. Qualified applicants with arrest and/or conviction records will be considered for employment in a manner consistent with federal and state laws, as well as applicable local ordinances, including but not limited to the San Francisco and Los Angeles Fair Chance Ordinances.