Cardiac Echo Sonographer, Diagnostic Cardiology, PRN, Days, Baptist South

Date Posted: Sep 15, 2023

Status: PRN

Shift Details: Days

Job Summary

**Eligible for Up to $1,500 Sign-On Bonus*

Baptist Health is looking to add a Cardiac Echo Sonographer to our Diagnostic Cardiology Department at Baptist South. This is a PRN, day shift opportunity. This Cardiac Echo Sonographer will perform diagnostic echocardiograms on patients to assist in the diagnosis of cardiovascular disease using Cardiac Ultrasound techniques. This Cardiac Echo Sonographer will help physicians diagnose heart problems in patients. This Cardiac Echo Sonographer will operate ultrasound equipment that provides moving 2-D or 3-D images of the heart and its chambers. This Cardiac Echo Sonographer will require excellent communication and interpersonal skills, the ability to work independently as well as part of a team, and a commitment to patient care and safety. This position may require standing or sitting for extended periods of time and may require occasional lifting of equipment or patients.

**Eligible for Up to $1,500 Sign-On Bonus*

As a Cardiac Echo Sonographer, you will be responsible for:

  • Providing diagnostic examinations of the heart using Ultrasound techniques.
  • Communicate effectively with patients, physicians, and other healthcare professionals to ensure quality patient care
  • Reviewing and recording cases.
  • Follow established protocols and procedures to ensure accurate and high-quality images
  • Providing as needed back up to other non-invasive areas of the Cardiac Department.
  • Assist the working physicians to diagnose heart problems in patients.

This Cardiac Echo Sonographer will be located at Baptist South. If you are interested in this PRN, Day shift opportunity, please apply now or email tiffany.marmol@bmcjax.com.


Education Required

Vocational School

Education Preferred

Associate's Degree

Experience

  • 1-2 years Cardiac Echo Sonography Experience

License and Certification

  • Adult Echo Credentials through either ARDMS or CCI within 18 months of hire Required
  • Adult Echocardiography (AE) (ARDMS-RDCS) Preferred Or
  • Registered Cardiac Sonographer (CCI-RCS) Preferred Or

Location

Baptist South
14550 Old St. Augustine Rd
Jacksonville, FL, 32258


Location Overview

Opened in 2005 in southern Jacksonville, Baptist Medical Center South has doubled in size. This full-service hospital provides a healing environment, from its architecture to amenities, and also is a digital environment using an electronic medical record. Baptist South was designated a Magnet™ hospital by the American Nurses Credentialing Center for excellence in patient care and is a Joint Commission-certified stroke center and an accredited chest pain center. Baptist Medical Center South has been ranked No. 1 among metro Jacksonville hospitals in the U.S. News and World Report annual Best Hospital rankings.  Baptist has also been named one of the 100 Best Places to Work in Healthcare in the U.S. by Modern Healthcare. The hospital is minutes away from sports, shopping, music, cultural and entertainment venues, as well as beautiful beaches.