Cardiac Echosonographer

REQ: 
PHC19-117967
Work Area: 
Echocardiography
Base Site: 
St Paul's Hospital
City: 
Vancouver
Status: 
Temporary Full Time
End Date: 
Dec 15, 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, 0930-1900, on-call

A unique resource in the province, the Providence Health Care Heart Centre provides compelte care for British Columbians with all kinds of heart disease. We’re looking for an experienced Echo Sonographer for the Heart Centre at St. Paul’s Hospital! This is a temporary full-time position with the potential to transition to regular. Be a part of our amazing team, and develop your skills by caring for some of the most complex and acute cases in the province. 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.