Diagnostic Sonographer I

Location

Calgary, Alberta

Duties

Job Summary:

The Cardiac Diagnostics Department at South Health Campus Hospital is currently recruiting an Echocardiography Sonographer. This position is responsible for performing Adult and Pediatric Echocardiographic examinations for inpatients and outpatients. This is done in a safe, collaborative, effective, and efficient manner to ensure the highest quality service possible is delivered to the clients of the Cardiac Diagnostic Imaging Services. As a member of the Cardiac Sciences team this position is responsible for working shifts and on-call as assigned.

Requirements

Qualifications:
Required:
- Graduate of a recognized training program in Ultrasonography recognized by Sonography Canada
- Current ARDMS or Sonography Canada registration or eligibility required
- Demonstrated proficient organizational, technical, interpersonal, communication, and computer skills required
- Demonstrated ability to assume responsibility, to work effectively both independently and within a team environment
- Demonstrated ability to work under pressure and in emergency situations required
- Demonstrated interest in professional growth required
- Demonstrated ability in the areas of perception, initiative, judgment and concern for detail and accuracy required
- Demonstrated ability in the use of tact, courtesy, and professionalism with patients, staff, and physicians required
- Pediatric certification
Preferred:
- Familiarity with Sunrise Clinical Manager System (SCM) and Philips Xcelera Cardiology (PACS)
- Experience in assisting with procedures including Dobutamine Stress Testing, Transesophageal Echocardiograms, and Pericardiocentesis
- Experience in performing Strain Imaging
- Familiarity with the use of Definity Contrast

Hours

Temporary Full-Time

Salary

$39.27 - $50.64 per hour

Comments

Date Available: 2017-02-27

Temporary End Date: 2018-03-05

Contact

Website

https://albertahealthservices.ats.hrsmart.com/cgi-bin/a/highlightjob.cgi?jobid=425882

Display Date

2017-01-24

Expiry Date

2017-02-17