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What you will be doing in this role:
The Cardiac Sonographer II (Part-Time ) is an intermediate level position with at a minimum of 5 years of experience in acute clinical settings. The sonographer assists in all procedures performed in the Non-Invasive Cardiac Laboratory (Echocardiography). Demonstrates knowledge and competency in the field and provides quality patient care. Holds certification in cardiac ultrasound from ADRMS or CCI. Demonstrates continuous self-improvement, makes effective contributions to department, and may serve as a preceptor for students. Able to operate and performs studies on a variety of manufacturers' ultrasound machines. Is able to troubleshoot various ultrasound equipment issues.
Educational Requirement : Graduate from a minimum of 2-year diagnostic medical sonography from a program accredited by the American Registry for Diagnostic Medical Sonography (ARDMS).
Current ARDMS/CCI registry required within a year of hire
Basic Life Support (BLS) certification required.
Skilled professional with a solid foundation in Echocardiography.
Minimum of 12 months of accumulated experience within the last three years in a comparable job classification required.
Why work here?
Beyond outstanding employee benefits including health and dental insurance, vacation, and a 403(b) we take pride in hiring the best, most passionate employees. Our accomplished staff reflects the culturally and ethnically diverse community we serve. They are proof of our commitment to creating a dynamic, inclusive environment that fuels innovation.
Providing healthcare for more than 100 years, Cedars-Sinai has evolved into one of the most dynamic and highly renowned medical centers in the world. Along with caring for patients, Cedars-Sinai is a hub for biomedical research and a training center for future physicians and other healthcare professionals. This attracts exceptional talent to Cedars-Sinai, including world-renowned physician-scientists who seek a place where they can both conduct research and see patients--the ideal formula for discovery and its translation into cures. Our patients benefit from access to doctors at the top of their fields, and our researchers have an ideal community in which to study the impact of healthcare challenges, and reflect that knowledge in their research. The greater Los Angeles area in which Cedars-Sinai resides possesses unparalleled cultural and ethnic diversity which offers outstanding opportunities for translational and clinical research and a dynamic environment for medical education.Although community based, Cedars-Sinai is a major t...eaching hospital affiliated with the David Geffen School of Medicine at the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA). Cedars-Sinai has highly competitive graduate medical education programs in more than 50 specialty and subspecialty areas, a graduate program in biomedical sciences and translational medicine, a clinical scholars program directed towards junior physicians with aspirations to become clinical scientists, and post graduate training opportunities.There are more than 250 full-time faculty members at Cedars-Sinai. The voluntary medical staff, comprised of more than 2,200 specialty board-certified or board-qualified physicians, represent all of the specialties and subspecialties and collaborate with full-time medical staff in the teaching responsibilities of the graduate medical education programs.