• Cardiac Sonographer Opportunity

    Job Locations US-TX-Dallas
    Job ID
    2018-1202
    Category
    Clinical
    Type
    Regular Full-Time
    Travel
    25%
  • Company Overview

    Frontera Strategies is a mobile diagnostic healthcare provider of cardiac, pulmonary, vascular, neurological and sleep study testing in Texas, Georgia, Arkansas, Mississippi, North Carolina and Alabama.

    Position Overview

    Working under the supervision of the Field Operations Manager (FOM), this

    position is responsible for administering and monitoring diagnostic echocardiogram, vascular and general (if applicable) sonography studies using 2D, M-Mode, color flow, pulsed and continuous wave Doppler following Frontera protocols. A Frontera cardiovascular sonographer is required to have a detailed understanding of anatomy, physiology and hemodynamics. They must also be able to recognize abnormalities and form accurate and timely preliminary reports for Frontera Medical Reviewers.

     

    Sonographers in this position are required to assist with maintaining client accounts by means of educating physicians on clinical diagnoses and purposes for testing and have a general understanding of billing/insurance. Sonographers must also be able to demonstrate exceptional interpersonal social skills communicating with providers and ability tointeract and adapt with professionalism to different circumstances and people.

    Responsibilities

     

    CLINICAL EXCELLENCE - QA / QC

    • Perform diagnostic imaging via ultrasound on patients while following Frontera protocols in the StandardOperating Procedures manual per modality.
    • Upload exams by midnight and no late pending tech cases.
    • For new and existing practices, educate providers on how to retrieve and read their reports utilizing the educational Physician Guides.
    • Complete and maintain required certifications and continuing education, including Echo and Vascular.
    • Registries through CCI and/or ARDMS.
    • Follow HIPAA standards and Frontera policy when handling & transferring confidential patient data.
    • Clean and maintain all clinical equipment in compliance with Frontera standards, including transducers and machine.

    Qualifications

    • Single Regestry Required: Cardiac or Vascular
    • Dual Regesty Highly Prefered: Cardiac and Vascular
    • Experience: Two plus years preferred but not required.
    • Ability to identify pathology, measuring of hemodynamics, knowledge of protocols, color flow mapping, tissue Doppler, and 2-D measurements.
    • Communicate effectively to providers, clients and employees of organization.
    • Motivated self-starter.
    • Attention to detail and able to be a problem solver.
    • Excellent Customer Service results.
    • Strong organization skill sets and able to keep up with the demand of paperwork.
    • A valid driver's license to operate a vehicle for transportation of equipment along with an acceptable driving record.

     

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