AdventHealthCardiovascular ECHO Sonographer
Orlando, FL

ECHO Sonographer at AdventHealth East Orlando Florida

All the benefits and perks you need for you and your family:

· Paid Parental Leave

· Pet Insurance

· Benefits from Day One

· Student Loan Repayment Program & Debt-free Education

· $7,500 Sign-on Bonus

· Relocation Bonus

Our promise to you:

Joining AdventHealth is about being part of something bigger. It’s about belonging to a community that believes in the wholeness of each person, and serves to uplift others in body, mind and spirit. AdventHealth is a place where you can thrive professionally, and grow spiritually, by Extending the Healing Ministry of Christ. Where you will be valued for who you are and the unique experiences you bring to our purpose-minded team. All while understanding that together we are even better.

Location: AdventHealth East Orlando – 7727 Lake Underhill Road, Orlando, FL 32822

Schedule: Full time

Shift : Days

Eligible shifts qualify for weekend shift differential, 2** nd shift differential & 3 rd **shift differential

The community you’ll be caring for:

  • AdventHealth East Orlando, a 265-bed community hospital, has been serving East Orlando residents since 1941 as an innovative local leader that fills a vital need in a fast-growing area

  • A recent 200,000 square-foot expansion project upgraded the hospital to 265 beds, with a spacious patient tower and 80 new private rooms designed to enhance the holistic care experience

  • Annual number of emergency cases: 89,018

The role you’ll contribute:

The Cardiovascular Sonographer performs all high-quality diagnostic ultrasound exams per registry and in accordance with department protocols. Assists physicians with interventional procedures such as but not limited to transesophageal and stress echocardiograms. The Cardiovascular Sonographer is knowledgeable in and carries out all applicable processes of the department. Assumes responsibility for designated areas or procedures. Actively participates in outstanding customer service and accepts responsibility in maintaining relationships that are equally respectful to all.

The value you’ll bring to the team:

  • Consistently obtains the highest quality scans possible in relation to patient body habitus and/or NPO prep status as observed by Cardiologists, Ultrasound Educator, and Manager. Follows proper exam protocols as outlined in department Policy and Procedure manual. Utilizes two patient identifiers to confirm patient/exam accuracy before administering exam. Performs, properly documents, and reports all procedures in accordance with departmental policy. Adapts procedure to each patient’s medical situation obtaining all available necessary information for proper interpretation. Maintains patient confidentiality.

  • Personal Productivity and Accountability: Completes exams in a timely manner. Properly and consistently evaluates patient prep status and schedules exam accordingly. Coordinates acceptable patient throughput in either an IP and/or OP setting keeping the department on schedule and maintaining desired productivity. Follows direction from Manager and Lead Sonographer. Keeps supervisor or manager informed and seeks assistance from appropriate individuals when confronted with complicated procedures to ensure safe and effective patient care. Communicates and collaborates with multidisciplinary team. Communicates abnormal findings to the reading physicians and notifies the physicians of procedures to be interpreted. Maintains a professional relationship with all customers. Communicates with patients and family members appropriate to age and understanding.

  • Data Processing: Utilizes computer system to update exam status, cancel/update orders as needed.Ensures charges match procedure completed. Confirms proper exam/patient assignment at QC before releasing images to PACS for interpretation. Effective knowledge of all Information Systems used in the department. Accurately documents, completes, and charges procedures to ensure quality standards set by the department and hospital. Follows all AdventHealth policies and departmental procedures outlines.

  • Sets up and adjusts imaging equipment, while manually maneuvering transducers to perform exams.

Qualifications

The expertise and experiences you'll need to succeed:

  • Associates of Science Cardiovascular Sonography OR Accredited Graduate of Ultrasound Program

  • Basic Life Support (BLS) certification

  • Must hold a minimum of one of the following registries:

  • American Registry for Diagnostic Sonography- Registered Diagnostic Cardiac Sonographer (RDCS/RVT)

OR

  • Cardiovascular Credentialing International - Registered Cardiac Sonographer (RCS/RVS)

This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances.

Job Snapshot

  • Facility: AdventHealth Central Florida

  • Job Schedule: Full-time

    Pay Range: $29.46 - $44.19

  • Location: Orlando, FL

  • Job ID: 23047339

  • Job Family: Cardiology

  • Shift: 1 - Day

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