Cardiovascular Medicine
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Position description

Perform diagnostic examinations to provide source of information for interpretation by interpreting physician for referring physician. Identify correct patient for requested examination using two forms of identification, patient name and date of birth. Explain examination to patient and family if present. Complete consent forms and worksheets according to department policy. Perform diagnostic echo sonography. Transport and assist patients to rooms to facilitate to examination as needed. Prepare examination room, ensure cleanliness and adequate supplies to assure proper and accurate performance of examination. Ensure room cleanliness before patient arrival. Replace any used supplies. Notify supervisor of any needed supplies to ensure continued room readiness. Perform visual preventive safety inspection, Report dangerous equipment situation or malfunction of equipment to supervisor according to department policy. Perform various department support functions to ensure efficient and optimum patient care. Inspect patient's procedure request to assure proper assignment and procedure has been ordered according to department policy. Correlate procedure charge with actual procedure performed. Obtain patient examination history records unusual conditions, limitations, and documents technique factors as necessary following department policy.

The Cardiac Sonographer must meet one of the following qualifications:
• Associates degree or
• Graduate of a CAAHEP accredited sonography program

Additional qualifications
Experience is preferred.
License or certification
Registered Diagnostic Cardiac Sonographer (RDCS) or Registered Cardiac Sonographer (RCS) in Adult Echo required within 1 year of hire. Minimum of Basic Life Support (BLS) certification required.
Exemption status
Compensation Detail
Education, experience and tenure may be considered along with internal equity when job offers are extended. The minimum pay rate is $33.42 per hour.
Benefits eligible
Full Time
Hours / Pay period
Schedule details
Monday – Friday days with on-call to support after-hours, weekends, and holidays.
Weekend schedule

On-call with occasional shift coverage

Site description
Mankato is one of the largest cities in southern MN and has earned several livability awards. Mankato's economic growth leads Minnesota and is among the top in the nation. The city has a contiguous population area of 96,740 and 1.6 million people live within 60 miles of Mankato. Greater Mankato is centrally located in south central Minnesota, nestled in the scenic beauty of the Minnesota River Valley, with convenient access to Minneapolis-St. Paul just one hour away.
Other Patient Care
Job posting number
Casondra Johnson
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