The Doernbecher Pediatric and Fetal Echocardiography Lab is seeking a qualified and experienced professional to join our team. As the only fetal, pediatric thoracic and pediatric transesophageal IAC/ICAEL certified lab in the State of Oregon, the Doernbecher Echocardiography Lab serves Doernbecher Children\u2019s Hospital as well as 8 outreach sites located in Oregon and Washington.
The sonographer will maintain a high standard of medical ethics at all times and is self-motivated. Applicant must work independently to produce high quality imaging on neonatal to adult age patients using a variety of non-invasive modalities including \u2013 Transthoracic, Transesophageal, Intracardiac, 3D, and Fetal. This lab supports many strategic Programs with Doernbecher Children\u2019s Hospital including Pediatric Cardiology Ambulatory, Cardio-thoracic surgery, NICU, PICU, Fetal Therapy/Perinatology, Clinical Outreach as well as educational and research missions.
This position based at Doernbecher Children\u2019s Hospital Clinic inside the Salem Hospital, but some required travel to other offsite locations within the State of Oregon. Constant exposure to usual hospital environmental conditions including possible exposure to blood and body fluids for which staff is provided education and protective equipment to minimize risk.
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