Cardiac Sonographer - Coastal Region, Belfast and Rockport

Cardiac Sonographer
Waldo County General Hospital
Belfast, ME
Full Time, Days
Relocation Reimbursement is Negotiable!
Waldo County General Hospital is seeking a Cardiac Sonographer . This is a regional position split between Waldo County General Hospital in Belfast and Pen Bay Medical Center in Rockport. This position involves complex clinical diagnostic work performing ultrasounds for use in the evaluation and treatment of patients. S/he performs both adult and pediatric imaging. The work is performed independently and is reviewed by the Cardiologists through adherence to established procedures and protocols and by observation and discussion of results achieved.
  • Knowledge of cardiac anatomy and physiology as well as procedures and equipment at a level generally acquired through completion of an approved program in Diagnostic Medical Sonography.
  • 6 to 12 months of experience or an equivalent combination of training and experience. Must be board registered.
  • Knowledge of ultrasound techniques, procedures and equipment as well as ability to identify pathologies.
  • Analytical ability to identify and characterize pathology, appropriately image pathology and identify areas requiring further testing. Must analyze quality of scan.
  • Must be trained in CPR with a valid card.
  • Ability to allay apprehension of patients and elicit their cooperation to ensure highest quality ultrasound. Must be able to communicate effectively with cardiologist or physician when discussing such procedures.
  • Ability to concentrate and pay close attention to detail.
  • Must be able to use printers, fax, phone and multiple computer programs.

Waldo County General Hospital
Waldo County General Hospital is a 25-bed, not-for-profit, critical access, medical and surgical hospital in Belfast, Maine, which has served the health needs of our local residents since 1901. Waldo County General Hospital serves area residents through Waldo County General Hospital, Waldo County Medical Partners, five rural health centers, home health and hospice services, public health nursing, Penobscot Shores and educational programs.
Waldo County General Hospital is the ideal setting for healthcare professionals interested in helping to bring high-quality care to rural communities. Just 100 miles north of Portland, Waldo County includes beautiful Penobscot Bay and genuine New England working port towns along Maine's pristine coast. While our setting offers the warmth and charm of small-town America, our services and facilities are among the best. In 2009, our hospital received the Top Rural Hospital Award from the Leapfrog Group for delivering the best quality care in the nation, while attaining the highest levels of efficiency. Our hospital's recently added, $2.1 million surgical services wing features three large operating rooms, a pre-operative room and comfortable staff areas.
MaineHealth values diversity and is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. Federal and state laws prohibit discrimination in employment because of race, color, national origin, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, disability or veteran status.

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