Hours of Work: 7:30am-4pm/8am-4:30pm with weekend rotation
Job Facility: University of Maryland Medical Center
Employment Type: Full Time
What You Will Do:
We have a national reputation for treating the complex heart conditions using the most advanced treatment options and therapies. The vast expertise of our physicians, who are also University of Maryland School of Medicine faculty members, distinguishes us as a first-rate academic heart center.
University of Maryland Medical Center (UMMC) is currently seeking a Cardiac Sonographer!
As a Cardiac Sonographer in our Heart Center you will perform cardiac diagnostic ultrasound procedures at a technical level, providing identification of cardiac structures, recognition of abnormalities and documentation for later clinical interpretation. You will also work closely with referring doctors to keep them abreast of each patient's treatment and progress.
UMMC Offers to Employees:
Compensation packages evaluated competitively to the national market
Vacation, sick time, and personal holiday package
Full benefit packages available, including: a three tiered health, vision & dental package, life insurance, and other programs
Employer paid matching retirement contributions
Tuition reimbursement for your continued education
Certification and continuing education reimbursement
What You Need to Be Successful:
Effective verbal and written communication skills and the ability to communicate effectively are necessary to work with patients, families and all levels of medical and nursing personnel. Proficient knowledge and understanding of anatomy, specific disease entities in the field of cardiology/echocardiology and pattern recognition is a must. Registered or eligible for registry as a Diagnostic Cardiac Sonographer by the American Registry of Diagnostic Medical Sonographers is required. One year experience performing echocardiography testing/procedures, or equivalent, and CPR Certification are required.