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Job Posting Number:
Job Title:
Diagnostic Medical Sonographer
Job Category:
Healthcare Professional
Job Type:
Permanent Full Time
Open Positions:
City, Province, Country:
Cornwall, Ontario, Canada
Date Posted:
November 25, 2021
Available Shifts:
Scheduled all shifts and weekends
Closing Date:
December 17, 2021
$32.99 - $45.56/Hour

As part of the Cornwall Community Hospital you uphold the mission, vision and ICARE values in order to create a safe environment for patients/clients, families, staff, physicians and volunteers, recognizing 'Patient Safety' and our hospital's 'Senior Friendly Strategies' as a top priority in creating a culture of safety and 'The Workplace of Choice'. Cornwall Hospital is committed to providing an accessible work environment. Accommodation are available upon request for candidates taking part in the recruitment/selection process.

Summary of responsibilities

Reporting to the Director, Diagnostic Services; the Ultrasonographer will organize and perform Echocardiograms; maintain and document high quality images; practice good patient care. The incumbent will be responsible for various technical aspects in the operation, calibration and testing of equipment.

Requirements of the job

• Current Echocardiography certification
• Current Registration with CMRITO
• Current Registration with Sonography Canada
• IV Contrast administration certification
• Recent Relevant Experience
• Excellent computer skills and good working knowledge of HIS, Ris, and PACS
• Demonstrated effective communication skills, critical thinking, problem solving, decision making and organizational skills
• Must be able to multi-task in a fast-paced environment
• Strong attention to detail and the ability to work well with multiple interruptions
• Ability to work independently and within a multi-disciplinary team environment
• Must meet physical demands of position including lifting over 60 lbs. and withstand constant standing and/or walking
• Ability to respect and maintain confidentiality
• Current certification in BCLS
• Demonstrated regular/punctual attendance
• Demonstrated commitment to patient safety
• Functional level in both official languages (oral and written in English; oral in French) – and testing completed