Location: US:PA:Reading Work Type: Full Time FTE: 0.90 Shift: Day Hours: 7:30a - 5:00p
SUMMARY OF POSITION:
***$7,500 SIGN-ON BONUS - eligible to those that qualify***
The Cardiac Sonographer performs diagnostic echocardiograms/stress tests abiding by all rules, policies and procedures with Penn State Health St. Joseph Medical center, state, local and federal mandates. He/she performs diagnostic procedures according to the patient's needs through the attending physician's request. A high degree of proficiency, accuracy and customer service skills are required to provide excellent service to the customer base in an on-going consistent manner while exercising good judgment in performance of procedures and providing good patient care.
High School Diploma or equivalent
ARDMS or CCI Registry eligible at time of hire and required within 6 months of hire
Must obtain BLS certification within 6 months from hire
Associate Degree preferred
Two years of cardiac ultrasound work experience preferred
American Heart Association "BLS" Provider certification required
RDCS Certification from ARDMS (American Registry of Diagnostic Medial Sonographers) or RCS Certification from CCI (Cardiovascular Credentialing International) required
Penn State Health Offers an exceptional benefit package including but not limited to:Â
Affordable Healthcare Premiums and low deductiblesÂ
7 paid holidaysÂ
Generous time off packageÂ
Flexible shift scheduleÂ
This job description is a general outline of duties performed and is not to be misconstrued as encompassing all duties performed within the position. All individuals (including current employees) selected for a position will undergo a background check appropriate for the position's responsibilities.
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