Company: UnityPoint Health
Location: Sioux City
Posted on: March 21, 2020
Job Description. Cardiac Sonographer Requisition
ID23CategoryMedical Imaging and Radiology -
Non-NursingLocationUS-IA-Sioux CityAddress2720 Stone Park
BlvdAffiliate7520 UnityPoint Heath SC St LukesCitySioux
SLRMCStateIAFTE1.0FLSANon-ExemptScheduled Hours/Shift40Work Type
(Portal Searching)Full Time Benefits Overview UnityPoint Health -
St. Luke s Sioux City Fulltime Shift: 7am - 3:30pm M-F. $5,000
sign-on bonus with 2+ years experience. Benefits: Medical, dental
and vision coverage, life and disability insurance and programs to
help save for the future, such as 401(k) and Health Savings Account
(HAS).. Personal Growth & Development: Learning, career
opportunities and other experiences that support professional and
personal growth.. Well-Being: Programs, activities and resources
designed to enhance physical, financial and emotional well-being..
Recognition: The formal and informal ways to appreciate and
celebrate each other.. Purpose: The meaningful connection between
our daily work, team members, patients and the communities we
serve. Our team members are the compassionate core of who we are
and how we serve. Every day we strive to live out our vision
statement of "Best outcome every patient every time" through living
out our FOCUS values of Foster Unity, Own the Moment, Champion
Excellence, and Seize Opportunities. At UnityPoint Health, we
provide care in nine regions throughout Illinois, Iowa, and
Wisconsin. As the nation s fourth largest nondenominational health
system in America, UnityPoint Health keeps people at the center of
all we do. We are looking for dynamic and talented individuals to
join our team. You ll find opportunities for every sized dream.
Want to know about our culture and benefits? Click here to find out
more:. Perform ultrasound studies which include explaining
procedures, inputting demographics, patient hook-up, obtaining
M-Mode, Doppler, color flow images as ordered, perform calculations
and organize data for physicians.. Performing vascular ultrasound
imaging.. Stress testing. Responsibilities Key Accountability.
Performs non-invasive cardiac procedures which includes explaining
procedure, inputting demographics, patient hook-up for echo,
perform calculations, load study on PACS, and organize data for
physicians.. Assure that patients have been weighed, vital signs
taken, medications listed and assessment sheet are completed on
patients prior to physician seeing them. Key Accountability.
Perform cardiac stress testing per protocol which includes
explaining procedure, completing permits, prepping and ECG hook-up,
treadmill demonstration, operating treadmill during procedure,
monitoring blood pressure and pulse, observing and assessing
patient post exercise, completing treadmill forms and
documentation. Templating in Apollo reporting system. Key
Accountability. Perform calculations with reporting in Apollo..
Perform contrast as ordered.. Attends all required accreditation
meetings.. Restock and order supplies utilized in clinical area.
Basic UPH Performance Criteria. Demonstrates the UnityPoint Health
Values and Standards of Behaviors as well as adheres to policies
and procedures and safety guidelines.. Demonstrates ability to meet
business needs of department with regular, reliable attendance..
Employee maintains current licenses and/or certifications required
for the position.. Practices and reflects knowledge of HIPAA, TJC,
DNV, OSHA and other federal/state regulatory agencies guiding
healthcare.. Completes all annual education and competency
requirements within the calendar year.. Is knowledgeable of
hospital and department compliance requirements for federally
funded healthcare programs (eg Medicare and Medicaid) regarding
fraud, waste and abuse. Brings any questions or concerns regarding
compliance to the immediate attention of hospital administrative
staff. Takes appropriate action on concerns reported by department
staff related to compliance. Qualifications Education:. Graduate of
approved school in Echocardiography or current Registry in cardiac
ultrasound. Experience:. New grads accepted.
License(s)/Certification(s):. Valid driver s license when driving
any vehicle for work-related reasons. Knowledge/Skills/Abilities:.
Appropriate/effective use of Audix/email communication. Use of
PhilipsIE, CX-50 and Viasys Vasoguard Systems. Use of PAC s systems
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