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Cardiac Sonographer - Register

Company: Baylor Scott White Health
Location: Temple
Posted on: September 14, 2018

Job Description:

Job Description

Cardiac Sonographer - Register

Preferred Qualifications

The Cardiac Sonographer performs basic to advanced cardiac ultrasound services and procedures for adult patients such as transthoracic, transesophageal and stress. They must be familiar with approved clinical protocols for each type of cardiovascular ultrasound examination he or she performs, the sonographer also must be able to analyze the patient's clinical history fully, in order to identify the purpose of the examination, frame the clinical question that the examination is intended to answer, and expand the examination as necessary to answer the clinical question.

The essential functions of the Cardiac Sonographer include the following:
Perform advanced cardiac ultrasound procedures utilizing a variety of equipment and techniques and makes the necessary measurements required for the interpretation to obtain accurate, high quality results. Identifies and defines cardiac abnormalities and extends the scope of the examination appropriately, deviating from standard techniques when necessary and correlating invasive and noninvasive cardiac diagnostic test results with cardiac anatomy and function
May assist physicians in the procedure rooms and operating rooms by performing echocardiograph studies to aid them in proceeding with complex procedures to decrease risk factors. Assists in performing transesophageal studies with cardiologist, calculating appropriate measurements and sterilizes probe.
Prepare patients for procedures and obtains clinical history from the patient including cardiac related physical findings and pertinent laboratory data in order to adapt the imaging techniques to obtain comprehensive and diagnostic echocardiograms to alleviate the probability of erroneous clinical interpretation of the echocardiogram.
Record statistics and performs daily maintenance of the Echocardiography Lab and its equipment, reporting all malfunctions as appropriate.
Act as a resource to other staff, physicians and students regarding equipment, techniques, procedures and studies to optimize patient care. Work closely with cardiac sonographer quality coordinator to ensure quality processes and protocols are adhered to and assists with ICAEL accreditation activities as delegated. Implement protocols as new technology evolves, and ensures system echocardiography standards are implemented and adhered to.

The ideal Cardiac Sonographer candidate will have the ability to interact and communicate effectively - both orally and in writing -with healthcare providers, including other sonographers, physicians, and nurses.


Location/Facility - Scott & White Medical Center - Temple
For more information on the facility, please click our Locations link.

Specialty/Department/Practice - Cardiology

Shift/Schedule - Mon - Fri; 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Benefits - Our competitive benefits package includes*:

Immediate eligibility for health and welfare benefits

401(k) savings plan with dollar-for-dollar match up to 5%

Tuition Reimbursement

PTO accrual beginning Day 1



*Note: Benefits may vary based upon position type and/or level.

Baylor Scott & White Health (BSWH) is the largest not-for-profit health care system in Texas and one of the largest in the United States. With a commitment to and a track record of innovation, collaboration, integrity and compassion for the patient, BSWH stands to be one of the nation's exemplary health care organizations. Our mission is to serve all people by providing personalized health and wellness through exemplary care, education and research as a Christian ministry of healing. Joining our team is not just accepting a job, it's accepting a calling!
Education: Education & Experience requirements (must meet one of the following):
Associates degree in Cardiac Sonography from CAAHEP accredited program, or
US military sonographer training program, or
Five (5) years of related sonography experience.

Experience: Education & Experience requirements (must meet one of the following):
Associates degree in Cardiac Sonography from CAAHEP accredited program, or
US military sonographer training program, or
Five (5) years of related sonography experience.

Certifications: Certification (must have one of the following valid certifications):
Registered Diagnostic Cardiac Sonographer (RDCS) granted by the American Registry of Diagnostic Medical Sonography (ARDMS), or Registered Cardiac Sonographer (RCS) granted by Cardiovascular Credentialing International (CCI)"


United States
CAM - 1st floor (10744)
2401 South 31st Street
Temple, 76508

CardiologyHealth - Hospital

Keywords: Baylor Scott White Health, Temple , Cardiac Sonographer - Register, Healthcare , Temple, Texas

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