Cardiac Sonographer I - Pediatrics Cardiology Diagnostics
Penn State Health
Location: Hershey, Pennsylvania
Internal Number: 31536
Penn State Health - Milton S. Hershey Medical Center
Location: US:PA:Hershey Work Type: Full Time FTE: 1.00 Shift: Varied Hours: varied 7:30a - 4:30p and on call off shift and weekends
***$7,500 Sign On Bonus - Eligible to those that qualify***
SUMMARY OF POSITION:
Responsible to perform cardiac ultrasound studies under the supervision of a sonographer from a more senior category or a physician.
High School Diploma or equivalent.
Must be ARDMS or CCI registered or registry eligible. If registry eligible, must be registered within one (1) year of start date.
Must obtain BLS certification within 6 months from hire.Â
Pediatrics experience preferred for Pediatric Echocardiography and non-academic setting.
TEE experience preferred for non-academic setting.
Able to sit/walk frequently; stand occasionally.
Able to lift 0-10 lbs constantly; 11-50 lbs occasionally.
Able to carry 0-10 lbs frequently; 11-50 lbs occasionally.
Able to push 0-10 lbs constantly; 11-20 lbs frequently; 21-75 lbs occasionally.
Able to pull 0-20 lbs frequently; 21-75 lbs occasionally.
Able to climb occasionally; reach constantly.
Able to use hands for simple/firm grasping.
*Appended to this job description is the Work Task Analysis that further describes the physical requirements appropriate for this role.
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