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Objective: Seek the Position of Cardiac Sonographer
SUMMARY: Remarkably gifted Cardiac Sonographer with over ten years experience in applying considerable knowledge of sonogram procedures, physiologic vascular test procedures, pulmonary function testing, and EKGs to provide high quality ultrasound and cardiac testing to assist physician in the diagnosis of patients.
Summary of Qualifications
Deep knowledge of basic cardiovascular anatomy.
Remarkable knowledge of terminology and techniques used in diagnostic echocardiography.
Strong knowledge of cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR).
Exceptional ability to keep records and write reports.
Profound ability to work effectively with patients and their families, medical staff, and others.
In-depth ability to follow oral and written instructions.
Solid ability to read and interpret patient's clinical history.
Great ability to perform routine scans.
Uncommon knowledge of cross-sectional anatomy, physiology, and pathology as related to real-time equipment.
Exceptional skill in the operation and maintenance of standard echocardiographic equipment.
Uncommon ability to produce complex echocardiographic recordings.
Great ability to examine and evaluate technical aspects of complex echocardiographic scans.
In-depth ability to operate advanced echocardiographic equipment.
Solid ability to interpret requests and instructions from medical staff.
Exceptional ability to train technologists and medical, sonography, and radiologic technology students in scanning and operational technique of equipment in a clinical setting.
Profound ability to perform minor repair on equipment.
Livewell Clinic, Minneapolis, MN 2000 - Present
Cardiac Sonographer II
Administer and monitor scans (such as two-dimensional echocardiograms utilizing saline and pharmacological contrast, conventional M-mode, Doppler and two-dimensional echocardiographic scans).
Interpret scans and provide physicians with required information.
Distribute and provide explanation of echocardiographic scans.
Train staff members in procedures and techniques; explain principles of echocardiography technology to students and staff.
Assist with advanced or highly technical scans.
Maintain and add documentation to medical records.
Perform minor maintenance and repair of equipment (such as echocardiographic equipment and video tape recorders).
Provide technical assistance to researchers conducting studies using echocardiographic techniques.
Perform the duties of a Cardiac Sonographer I as needed.
Perform other related duties as assigned.
Livewell Clinic, Minneapolis, MN 1996 - 2000
Cardiac Sonographer I
Scheduled patients for echocardiographic scans.
Positioned patients for scans; set up and adjusted equipment for each scan.
Performed standard scans and ensured that physicians were provided with required information.
Assisted higher level sonographers in clinical training of medical, sonography, and radiologic technology students and radiology residents in the performance of standard scans.
Assisted senior sonographers, radiologists, and physicians in more complex examinations.
Prepared, updated, and filed records of procedures performed and related materials; collected studies or materials for teaching or referral purposes; copied reports for use by higher level sonographers.
Prepared preliminary reports for physicians' review.
Performed other related duties as assigned
Education and Professional Training
Registered Diagnostic Cardiac Sonographer (RDCS)
Associate Member: American Registry of Diagnostic Medical Sonographers (ARDMS)
Bachelors Degree in Cardiac Technology University of New York, NY (1996)