Diagnostic Cardiovascular Sonographer II - AdventHealth Apopka
The Cardiology Echo Department at AdventHealth Apopka specializes in cardiac care of patients, performing echocardiograms, carotid scans, venous and arterial studies, and transesophageal echocardiograms. Being a part of this I-Cael Accredited Department provides the opportunity to work alongside top-notch, board-certified Cardiologists. This team works closely with Imaging and Cardiology staff to provide quality care through excellent teamwork. The Cardiology Echo Team is a part of a growing Cardiology program, which will soon include PCI and STEMI, and the expansion of other services and facilities across the West Orange Community.
Top Reasons to work at AdventHealth Apopka
Work Hours/Shift: Full Time, 4 nine hour days and required to take call - requires weekends and holidays
You Will Be Responsible For:
Demonstrates, through behavior, AdventHealth’s core values of Integrity, Compassion, Balance, Excellence, Stewardship, and Teamwork.
Safety: Maintains patient confidentiality. Ensures performing exam on correct patient by following the two patient identifiers of name and date of birth. Follows hospital Infection Prevention and Hand Washing policies and procedures. Utilizes appropriate PPE during cleaning and high-level disinfection of trans-esophageal echocardiogram (TEE) transducers.
What You Will Need:
The Cardiovascular Ultrasound (CVUS) Sonographer II independently performs all ultrasound exams per his/her registries. The cardiovascular ultrasound procedures may be performed on patients that range from neonate through gerontology age. The CVUS sonographer takes ownership of the department and work areas as well as assists physicians and hospital staff when necessary. The CVUS Sonographer also participates in the AdventHealth performance improvement program and performs additional duties as requested. Actively participates in outstanding customer service and accepts responsibility in maintaining relationships that are equally respectful to all.