Cardiac Sonographer



Spandana Hospital
Bangalore, India
Mid-Level: 4 to 6 years
20000 - 30000 (Per Month)
Posted on July 13 2023

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About the Job


American Registry For Diagnostic Medical Sonography (ARDMS)

To accomplish this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform, with or without reasonable accommodation, each essential function satisfactorily. Reasonable accommodations may be made to help enable qualified individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.  Perform imaging and non-imaging evaluations which may include echocardiography.  Obtains patient history, explains procedures to patient, addresses patients’ concerns, and follows established pre-screening policy and procedure.  Determines appropriate methodology and techniques to use; arranges immobilization and/or support devices for proper patient positioning; selects appropriate imaging device.  Prepares patient for echocardiography procedures, positions patient as appropriate for prescribed procedure, and assists patients at completion of procedure.  Uses good judgment when determining if the procedure was sufficient for proper diagnoses, or if additional imaging procedures are needed.  Provides images, data analysis, and patient information to the physician for diagnostic interpretation.  Prepares facilities in accordance with procedural requirements; calibrates equipment as required by the institution.  Monitors the patient’s physical condition during the course of the procedure; report patient change of status or emergency situations to clinical staff, supervisor and/or cardiologist.  Recognize abnormal rhythms and immediately notify Physician or appropriate clinical staff.  Maintain accurate patient documentation, including computerized documentation.  Performs general office duties: maintains stock supplies, assists administrators in determining quantities for purchase, records procedure codes for billing purposes, and scheduling patients.

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