The Cardiac Sonographer is primarily responsible for performing Echocardiograms as ordered by physicians. This will include Two-dimensional, color flow, pulse wave Doppler, continuous wave Doppler, and M-mode exams. Additionally, may include Transesophogeal Echo, Stress Echo, Dobutamine Stress Echo, Mobile Echo, Contrast Echo or Bubble Studies. This person assumes On-call for patient care and staffing needs.
As applicable, the individual has training/competency in attending to the special needs and/or behaviors appropriate to the age of the patients for which care is being provided.