Cardiac Echosonographer

REQ: 
PHC19-118468
Work Area: 
Echocardiography
Base Site: 
St Paul's Hospital
City: 
Vancouver
Status: 
Temporary Full Time
End Date: 
Sep 3, 2020 or return of incumbent
FTE: 
1.00
Wage: 
$32.00-39.89
Job Category: 
Technologists
Category: 
Acute Care Hospital
Hours: 
0700-1630, 0730-1700, 0830-1900, on-call

This is a temporary 1 year full-time position that starts September 2019 and ends September 2020. http://www.heartcentre.ca/

Summary

Under the clinical direction and general supervision of the Head Technologist of the Echo Lab, performs diagnostic ultrasound examinations of the heart (echocardiograms), and related procedures according to established guidelines. Performs studies using 2-D, M-mode, continuous wave, pulsed wave and colour flow Doppler and identifies specific diseases and conditions using sonographic data. Enters patient data into the echo lab database, participates in quality control of ultrasound systems, participates in multi-disciplinary team meetings.

Education

Graduation from a recognized cardiac echo sonographer program; and American Registry of Diagnostic Medical Sonography (ARDMS) Certified or Canadian Association of Registered Ultrasound Professionals (CARDUP) Certified.