Cardiac Echosonographer

REQ: 
PHC22-136345
Work Area: 
Echocardiography
Base Site: 
St Paul's Hospital
City: 
Vancouver
Status: 
Casual
FTE: 
0.00
Wage: 
$33.29-41.61
Job Category: 
Technologists
Category: 
Acute Care Hospital
Hours: 
0700-1630, 0730-1700, 0930-1900
As per the current Public Health Orders (Long Term Care/Seniors Assisted Living Provincial Health Order and the Health Sector Order), as of October 26, 2021, all employees working for Providence Health Care must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. Proof of vaccination status will be required.

Summary
Under the clinical direction and general supervision of the Head Technologist of the Echo Lab, performs diagnostic ultrasound examinations of the heart (echocardiograms), and related procedures according to established guidelines. Performs studies using 2-D, M-mode, continuous wave, pulsed wave and colour flow Doppler and identifies specific diseases and conditions using sonographic data. Enters patient data into the echo lab database, participates in quality control of ultrasound systems, participates in multi-disciplinary team meetings.

Education

Graduation from a recognized cardiac echo sonographer program; and American Registry of Diagnostic Medical Sonography (ARDMS) Certified or Canadian Association of Registered Ultrasound Professionals (CARDUP) Certified.