Job Title:

Echocardiography Technologist/Sonographer

Company:

Cardio Health Incorporation

Location:

Toronto, ON


Main Responsibilities:

  • Performing diagnostic cardiac sonography procedures using independent judgment to accurately differentiate between normal and pathological findings.
  • Ability to acquire excellent images.
  • Prepare examination reports for physicians; Operate ultrasound imaging equipment to produce and record images
  • Monitor examination to evaluate quality and consistency of diagnostic images, and make adjustments to equipment, as required.
  • Record, store and process scanned images by using camera unit connected to the ultrasound equipment
  • Evaluate, collate and provide the impression of exam.
  • Assume responsibility for the safety and physical comfort of patients while they are in your care.
  • Maintain a clean and orderly work area.
  • Provide timely and accurate documentation of procedures
  • Maintains efficiency and effective work practices
  • Supervise and train other staff and sonographers
  • Monitor examination to evaluate quality and consistency of diagnostic images and equipment, manage repairs, and make adjustments and making sure smooth operations.
  • Efficiently and effectively Operating ultrasound imaging equipment that transmits high frequency sound pulses
  • Support the team by performing duties such as: entering relevant data into the diagnostic imaging information system; preparing patients for specific procedures; and conducting examinations utilizing ultrasound equipment and techniques.
  • Preparing written and electronic reports required to document all procedures and test results
  • Recording sonographs, recording and depositing the scans to HHC storage

Qualifications/ Skills required:

  • Minimum 2-3 years experience as Echocardiography/ Cardio vascular technologist-sonographer.
  • University or college education in Echocardiography/ Cardio vascular diagnostic.
  • Registered/Certified with Sonography Canada MRTO, CPSO, CNO, CMO or the American Registry for Diagnostic Medical Sonography (ARDMS) and/or have passed the Sonography Canada Skills Assessment (CCSA).
  • Require good knowledge of cardiac anatomy
  • Experience in Stress Echo and Contrast bubble study, Dobutamine Stress Echocardiography, pericardiocentesis is an asset
  • Experience in hospital or clinical environment is preferred
  • CPR/ Standard First Aid certificate required.
  • Detailed knowledge of the standards of practice and guidelines for Medical Imaging practitioners established by Sonography Canada is required
  • Comprehensive knowledge of PACS/radiology information systems, i.e. digital imaging, image archiving and retrieval is required
  • Must be able to communicate in English
  • Ability to work independently and in collaboration with others is valued
  • Required expert skills in Ultrasound techniques and the use of applicable equipment and supplies
  • Must be physically fit to perform the job duties
  • Should have experience in using
    • Philips Epiq 7c
    • Philips CX50
    • Philips iE33 Matrix
    • Philips iE33
    • Sequoia Siemens Acuson C512
    • GE Vivid I Portable
    • Samsung H60
    • Velox Imaging (PACS)

TO APPLY:

If you have the skills and experience required for this position, please forward your resume to:

E-mail: cv@cardiohealth.ca



Posted 2020-11-30








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