Salem Health Hospitals & Clinics Cardiac Sonographer - Unscheduled in Salem, Oregon
Salem Health Hospitals and Clinics are part of a network of state of the art medical facilities located within the heart of the Willamette Valley. At Salem Health, we pride ourselves on being a community centric, diverse organization that has been voted a top workplace by our employees for three years running.
We continually strive to provide innovative paths to learning and growth while maintaining an environment of strategic problem solving objectives through Lean driven principles. We understand that hardworking, conscientious and compassionate team members are one of our most valuable assets and we are always looking for outstanding people to join our team.
The Cardiac Sonographer at Salem Health works collaboratively with health care providers to provide direct and indirect care to patients undergoing procedures in the Cardiovascular Non-Invasive Services Department and throughout the hospital. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, performance of transthoracic echocardiograms, stress echocardiograms, and transesophageal echocardiograms. The Cardiac Sonographer must have a professional attitude and appearance, excellent customer service and communication skills, flexibility, and the ability to work in a fast paced environment. Evening and weekend call is mandatory.
What you'll need:
High school diploma or equivalent.
Graduate from an accredited school of noninvasive cardiovascular technology/ultrasound OR three (3) years recent experience and at least 800 echocardiograms performed OR a student may begin working with a temporary State of Oregon Sonography license as early as five (5) months prior to the projected date for completion of coursework.
Bachelor's degree preferred.
Recent experience as a cardiac sonographer in a hospital based, cardiac non-invasive services department preferred.
BLS certification from the American Heart Association required.
RDCS or RCS certification or eligibility for RDCS or RCS certification and completion within six (6) months of hire.
Oregon Practice of Sonography license (OBMI) required.
As a leader in the local industry, Salem Health offers a generous total rewards package, an empowering culture, and a commitment to the development and growth of our in-house talent. Our work is grounded in respect for people and continuous improvement and we invite you to partner with us to further our mission.
Salem Health is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, national origin, disability, veteran status, or any other status or condition protected by law.
Requisition ID: 2021-7697
Street: 890 Oak St SE
Maximum Salary (DOE): DOE
Shift (Please note: this field is external facing to candidates): Variable
Work Schedule (Please note: this field is external facing to candidates): Variable Days
Hours Each Week (Please note: this field is external facing to candidates): 10.00