Ascension Health Vascular Sonographer in Pensacola, Florida

Job ID: 231738

Vascular Sonographer

Pensacola, Florida

Regular/Rotating

Additional Job Information

Title: Cardiac Sonographer

City, State: Pensacola,FL

Location: Sacred Heart Hospital Pensacola

Department: Electrocardiography EKG

Additional Job Details: PRN Rotating

About Us

Thank you for your interest in Northwest Florida’s leading health care provider – Sacred Heart Health System.

Northwest Florida is a growing, family-oriented community, offering a mild climate, year-round recreational opportunities and beautiful sugar-white beaches along the warm waters of the Gulf of Mexico.

As part of Ascension – the largest non-profit health system in the U.S. and the world’s largest Catholic health system – Sacred Heart offers competitive salaries and a comprehensive benefits package. Our associates consistently give high ratings to their workplace engagement and leadership’s support for their well-being.

Sacred Heart was founded by the Daughters of Charity in 1915. While our technology has improved dramatically and the buildings have grown and expanded, our commitment to the mission remains steadfast: to provide excellent health care to all people, with special attention to the poor and vulnerable. For our more than 100-year history, we have been blessed with talented associates who believe in our mission and are dedicated to serving our patients and families.

Sacred Heart Health System includes hospital campuses in Pensacola, Miramar Beach and Port St. Joe, Florida, as well as The Studer Family Children’s Hospital at Sacred Heart – Northwest Florida’s only children’s hospital – and Sacred Heart Medical Group, the largest network of primary care and specialty physicians in Northwest Florida. In affiliation with the University of Florida, Sacred Heart offers the region’s only kidney transplant program, as well as physician residency programs to train the next generation of doctors in internal medicine, pediatrics and obstetrics/gynecology.

To learn more about Sacred Heart Health System, visit www.sacred-heart.org .

Job Description

Job Summary:

The Cardiac Sonographer performs diagnostic procedures to assess cardiac structures and hemodynamics in accordance with acceptedprotocols as directed by physicians.

Responsibilities:

  • Sets up and adjusts all cardiac imaging equipment and manually maneuvers transducers to perform exams.

  • Implements safety standards and performs appropriate quality control procedures.

  • Performs routine and complex studies and assists physician in a variety of imaging procedures.

  • Recognizes significant structures, artifacts, pathology and equipment limitations.

Qualifications

Licenses/Certifications/Registration:

  • Required Credential(s):

  • BLS Provider specializing in Basic Life Support credentialed from the American Heart Association (AHA) required prior to hire date or job transfer date.

  • One or more of the following:

  • Registered Diagnostic Cardiac Sonographer or Registered Vascular Technologist required.

Education:

  • HS or Equivalent

  • High School or Equivalent required.

  • Graduate of a Sonography program required. Graduate of an allied health program may be considered in lieu of a Sonography program if candidate possesses at least one of the required registries.

Work Experience:

  • Two years of experience as a Cardiovascular Ultrasound Technologist preferred.

  • One year of experience as a Cardiac Ultrasound Technologist is required to work PRN.

How To Apply

If you are interested in joining the Sacred Heart Health System Team, please apply by completing an online application.

For questions or assistance with completing the online application, please contact Ascension candidate care at 855-778-6037.

Equal Employment Opportunity

Sacred Heart Health System is an equal opportunity employer.

Please note that Ascension will make an offer of employment only to individuals who have applied for a position using our official application. Be on alert for possible fraudulent offers of employment. Ascension will not solicit money or banking information from applicants.

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