Sonographer, Cardiac

Sonographer, Cardiac

Renfrew Victoria Hospital
Location: Renfrew, Ontario
Posted: November 20th 2020

The Renfrew Victoria Hospital (RVH) is a fully accredited facility located just 45 minutes west of Ottawa. Part of the Renfrew and Area Health Village, RVH provides medical, surgical and complex continuing care as well as extensive ambulatory care with over 30,000 emergency and clinic visits per year. 

We are recruiting for a Sonographer, Cardiac. This is a casual position.

The primary functions of the Cardiac Sonographer are to organize and perform cardiac ultrasound examinations, archive examinations by producing quality images and consulting with the UOHI cardiologists on pathology findings inherent to the examination.

  • Completion of a formal program of study in cardiac ultrasound imaging
  • Registration or registry-eligible as a Registered Diagnostic Cardiac Sonographer (R.D.C.S.) with the ARDMS
  • Experience in cardiac scanning
  • Working knowledge of equipment and computer or ancillary systems to acquire and process data for patient studies and modifying established techniques as required
  • Ability to assess the need for additional views and ensure completeness of diagnostic procedure
  • Excellent interpersonal and oral communication skills to work effectively with other members of healthcare team and patients
  • Good organizational skills to meet workload demands
  • Ability to work independently in a fast-paced environment
  • Current registration with C.S.D.M.S. and CARDUP is recommended
  • Ability to work within the physical requirements (i.e. constant standing and/or walking, heavy physical effort such as lifting and positioning patients and scanning of a prolonged and repetitive nature)
Additional Information

Qualified applicants are invited to submit their resume. Only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.  A vulnerable sector check is a condition of employment at RVH.

Contact Information
Alison Green, V.P. Corporate Services
Renfrew Victoria Hospital
499 Raglan Street North,
Renfrew, Ontario
K7V 1P6

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