Excellent full-time pediatric cardiac sonographer opportunity working in our Modesto, CA clinic Monday through Friday. No nights, no weekends, no holidays, no call! This position is accountable for accurately, safely and efficiently performing routine echocardiographic and congenital procedures with competency, including assisting in transesophageal, epicardial and intracardiac echocardiographic procedures in outpatient, inpatient, cath lab and operative environments. Acts as a department resource to the Cardiologist and service-line as required. Generates and prepares a draft echocardiogram report using the archiving and report writing software. Works under the direction of the Lead Cardiac Sonographer, department manager and medical direct. May functions as a preceptor, role model and clinical resource. Participates in the rotation of on-call duties and Outreach Clinic involvement with other Cardiac Sonographers as assigned. Performs EKGs, Holter and multi-event applications as needed.
College Degree - 2 year in Echocardiography/Ultrasonography or Program Accredited Echocardiography/Ultrasonography Technical/Vocational Training required. College Degree - 4 year preferred. BLS - Basic Life Support required, RDCS-PE - ARDMS Pediatric Echocardiograp within six (6) months of hire or transfer into position required. RDCS-AE - ARDMS Adult Echocardiography or RDCS-FE - ARDMS Fetal Echocardiography preferred. Minimum one (1) year Congenital & pediatric echocardiography preferred. Demonstrated proficiency in the skills and knowledge required to perform the job required.
Employer will assist with relocation costs.
Additional Salary Information: We offer a competitive salary, comprehensive benefits package and relocation assistance!
Internal Number: Req2464
About Valley Children's Healthcare
Valley Children's Healthcare is one of the nation's top ten largest free-standing pediatric hospitals located in Madera, CA, just five minutes north of Fresno, CA. Our 356 bed state-of-the-art facility is celebrating 17 years at our home overlooking the San Joaquin River bluffs. With 3000+ employees and over 450 physicians caring for the children of Central California, our service area spans over 45,000 square miles. We are the only pediatric hospital between Los Angeles and San Francisco and one of the few with the distinction of being a Nursing Magnet hospital (3rd time re-designated).
The greater Fresno region is centrally located in the state and is affordable in comparison to the rest of the state. Plenty of outdoor activities, excellent schools, three national parks within a one hour drive including Yosemite National Park, and a three hour drive to LA, SF, Sacramento, and the beautiful Pacific Ocean along the Monterey/Carmel coast awaits.