UNIVERSITY OF IOWA SONOGRAPHER in IOWA CITY, Iowa

SONOGRAPHERRequisition # 72430Position BasicsWorking TitleADULT CARDIAC SONOGRAPHERAdvertising Ends on:Extended Until Position is FilledAdvertising Started on:Monday, March 5th, 2018Organization:University HospitalDepartment:Heart CenterSalarySalary:$55,778.00 to CommensuratePay Grade:38Job DetailsPercent Time:100%Type of PositionRegular: A position which is considered essential for the effective long-term operation of the university. Persons appointed to this position will receive the privileges and benefits associated with regular employment status.Duties:UI HEART AND VASCULAR CENTER ADULT ECHOCARDIOLOGY LABThe UI Heart and Vascular Center is seeking a full-time (100%) Sonographer to support our Echocardiology Lab. The incumbent will perform a variety of adult cardiac ultrasound procedures and assist in invasive procedures, participate in teaching, evaluating and/or advising students, residents and fellows in areas of expertise.UI Health Care Core Values (ICARE)Innovation We seek creative ways to solve problems.Collaboration We believe teamwork is the best way to work.Accountability We behave ethically, act openly and with integrity in all that we do, taking responsibility for our actions.Respect We honor diversity and recognize the worth and dignity of every person.Excellence We strive to achieve excellence in all that we do.**FOR A COMPLETE JOB DESCRIPTION PLEASE CONTACT US DIRECTLY AT: uiheartandvascularhr@uiowa.eduEducation Required:Requires completion of one of the following educational pathways:Completion of CAAHEP accredited or equivalent program in Diagnostic Medical Sonography, Diagnostic Cardiac Sonography or Vascular Technology orCompletion of a two-year or more accredited health science program (i.e. Radiologic Technology, Medical Technology, Nursing, etc.) plus completion of a twelve-month formal education program in Sonography orCompletion of a bachelor's degree plus completion of a twelve-month formal education program in Cardiac Ultrasonography.Experience Required:Demonstrates excellent interpersonal and written/verbal communication skills with patients/families, nursing staff and other multi-disciplinary team members.Must possess a valid driver's license and meet University's Fleet Safety Program.Certifications:Registration by the American Registry of Diagnostic Medical Sonographers (ARDMS) in Diagnostic Cardiac Sonography required within nine (9) months following the start of employment.Current certification in Basic Life Support (BLS) is required by start of employment.Desirable Qualifications:Some knowledge of University policies and procedures.Experience working in an academic medical setting.Previous use of EPIC.Online Application OptionsApplication Type:This job requires basic applicant information, plus a resume. Your resume should not be sent to the contact below. The resume will be attached during the Online Application Process.Cover Letter:A plain text cover letter is required.References:References must be filled out online during the application process, however, only professional references will be allowed.Number of References: 3Driving License Required:In order to be hired for this job, you must have a valid U.S. driving license. The person(s) selected for this position will have their driving information reviewed, and must meet UI Fleet Safety Driving Record Review Standards.To start the Online Application process for this position, click the "Apply for This Position" button located below the Contact Information.Contact InformationAttention: Your resume should not be sent to the contact below. The resume will be attached during the Online Application Process.Contact:UI Heart and Vascular HR - uiheartandvascularhr@uiowa.eduDepartment URL: https://uihc.org/heartFor information about applying for P&S positions, please go toProfessional and Scientific Position Application ProceduresThe qualifications for the positions are listed in the job advertisement.Equivalent combinations of educati