Cardiac Sonographer


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Berkshire Health Systems
742 North Street
Phone:(413) 447-2784
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Company Description:
Berkshire Health Systems offers individuals the opportunity to work in an environment where they will be challenged, supported, and respected. As the region’s leading provider of comprehensive healthcare services, our employees are affiliated with an award winning teaching hospital, dedicated colleagues, and world class technology. The BHS family is proud to deliver the kind of advanced healthcare most commonly found in large metropolitan centers.
Cardiac Sonographer
Full Time
Healthcare/Healthcare Professional
Associate Degree

Cardiac Sonographer – Full Time - Day Shift

Responsibilities and Requirements

  • Primary Function
    • Performs echocardiography exams, including sub-specialty exams such as stress echocardiography and transesophageal echocardiography
    • Employs two-dimensional and color Spectral Doppler and M-mode imaging techniques, the sonographer images patients as requested by ordering physician
    • Works independently, consulting with the ordering or interpreting physician as needed, especially when unusual or unexpected findings are encountered
    • Must have the ability to synthesize varying amounts of data related to the patient’s medical history
    • Responsible for the patient’s welfare for the entire time the patient is in the outpatient facility, or for the length of time the inpatient is in the testing area
    • Demonstrates the knowledge and skills necessary to provide services appropriate to the age of the patient.
  • Position Qualifications
    • Experience
      • 2-3 years full-time experience in a dedicated echocardiography laboratory preferred
    • Education and Training
      • Associate’s Degree or equivalent, or graduate of an accredited cardiac ultrasound program
    • License, Certification & Registration
      • RDCS/RCS Registered Diagnostic Cardiac Sonographer from ARMDS or Registered Cardiac Sonographer from CCI is required
      • Additional certification as an RVT through the ARDMS, RVS through the CCI, or eligibility to sit for either registry exam is preferred
      • CPR
  • Other Requirements
    • Must be proficient in/or willing to cross train for vascular examinations
    • Ability to function independently and proficiently
    • Must be able to move and lift patients, equipment, and supplies on a regular basis
    • Ability to function in a high stress, work in intensive environment
    • Must be able to operate HIS and CIS computers
    • Must have working knowledge of clinical emergency equipment such as oxygen tanks and suction apparatus


Berkshire Health Systems offers one of the most comprehensive Benefit Plans you can find! This includes but is not limited to: Medical, Dental, Vision, 403b Pension Plan and much more

Berkshire Health Systems supports diversity in our workforce.

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