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Cardiovascular Sonographer Student

UNC Health Care
United States, North Carolina, Hendersonville
February 21, 2024
Job Description


Become part of an inclusive organization with over 40,000 diverse employees, whose mission is to improve the health and well-being of the unique communities we serve.

The Cardiovascular Sonographer Student performs under the close direct supervision of a certified Non-invasive CV Tech, assisting in the performance of diagnostic and/or therapeutic cardiovascular ultrasound procedures.

*Performs and reports results of non-invasive peripheral vascular or echocardiographic diagnostic procedures and ambulatory monitoring.
*Ensures positive patient identification. Promotes a safe, clean and secure hospital environment for all, including the application of standard precautions and principles of infection control.
*Reads, comprehends, and transcribes imaging order, engaging with vascular surgeon, cardiologist, or radiologist when order is unclear, complex or warrants deeper review.
*Interviews patients to understand risk factors and prior medical history components that may warrant a more in-depth examination for safety.
*Selects appropriate scanning protocols and imaging parameters using extensive knowledge of human anatomy, pathology and the capabilities/limitations of both imaging hardware and specific imaging sequences.
*Review and chart record of care into electronic medical records (EMR) systems.

Other information:
*Currently enrolled in an accredited Cardiovascular Sonography program with successful completion of two semesters.
*Basic Life Support (BLS) Certification

Job Details

Legal Employer: Pardee - HCHC

Entity: Pardee UNC Health Care

Organization Unit: Cardiovascular Diagnostics

Work Type: Per Diem

Standard Hours Per Week: 8.00

Work Assignment Type: Onsite

Work Schedule: Day Job

Location of Job: PARDEEHOSP

Exempt From Overtime: Exempt: No