Cardiac Sonographer - Per Diem
Company: Yale-New Haven Hospital Saint Raphael Campus
Posted on: May 3, 2021
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and share in the YNHHS Vision, support our Mission, and live our
Values. These values - integrity, patient-centered, respect,
accountability, and compassion - must guide what we do, as
individuals and professionals, every day.
At Bridgeport Hospital, we are committed to providing quality
medical care and treatment that is coordinated and centered on the
patient's specific needs. We strive to achieve benchmarks as a
Patient Centered Medical Home and provide health care in a setting
where patients are at the center of their care team. All employees
of Bridgeport Hospital are part of the patients care team and
contribute to the team approach of promoting access, continuous,
comprehensive care and work to provide quality improvement in the
care provided to their patients.
Performs cardiac ultrasound and interprets study results,
coordinates daily schedule and provides prompt feedback to
cardiologist. Essential duties and responsibilities include the
following. Other duties may be assigned.
- 1.Performs cardiac ultrasound.
- 1.1Explains the procedure and prepares the patient according to
established protocol as observed by supervisor.
- 2.Coordinates daily schedule.
- 2.1Schedules in-house requests according to established
protocol by 8:00 AM as observed by supervisor.
- 3.Plans and/or implements care for assigned patients.
- 3.1Demonstrates knowledge of developmental stages from
adolescence to old age and applies development theories/concepts
when planning and implementing care for the adult patient as
observed by supervisor and as indicated by feedback from
- 4.Performs a variety of clerical duties.
- 4.1Correlates and identifies completed studies and files them
according to protocol as observed by supervisor.
- 5.Demonstrates appropriate communications skills.
- 5.1Strives to continually improve upon the quality of patient
care by promoting effective communication as indicated by patient
feedback and supervisory observation.
- 6.Completes non-therapeutic functions under the direction of
MD, PA, APRN or RN.
- 6.1Remove medication(s) from the pneumatic tube system sent
from the Pharmacy or Hospital Supply to the unit/patient care
High school diploma or equivalent.
2 years experience preferred in cardiac specific environment, must
be RDCS (Registered Diagnostic Cardiac Sonographer) or RCS
(Registered Cardiac Sonographer).
BLS Certified. A registered or registry eligible Sonographer
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is required
to use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms;
and talk or hear. The employee is required to stand and walk.The
employee must frequently stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl; talk or
hear. The employee must frequently lift and/or move up to 100
pounds. The specific vision abilities required include close
vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth
perception, and ability to adjust focus. The noise level in the
work environment is usually moderate. The employee is occasionally
exposed to moving mechanical parts and the risk of electrical
YNHHS Requisition ID
Keywords: Yale-New Haven Hospital Saint Raphael Campus, Bridgeport , Cardiac Sonographer - Per Diem, Other , Bridgeport, Connecticut
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