Cardiac Sonographer

Location: Winchester, MA
Job ID: 156961-1A
Date Posted: Aug 22, 2019

Job Description

Welcome To

Winchester Hospital is a leading community hospital north of Boston. The hospital offers a full range of medical services including maternity care and a Level IIB Special Care Nursery.  Since 1912, Winchester Hospital has been a trusted pillar of the community and is recognized for outstanding quality and high satisfaction scores. In 2003, we became the first community hospital in Massachusetts to achieve Magnet status -  the industry’s gold standard for nursing excellence.  We were re-accredited for the 4th time in 2018. Our mission To Care. To Heal. To Excel. In Service to Our Community is achieved through streamlined, coordinated and comprehensive high-quality, compassionate care close to home.


About the Job



  • Associates Degree in Cardiac Sonography.  Five years of Cardiac Sonographer experience may be considered in lieu of the degree
  • At least six months of directly related experience in an acute care setting which would include clinicals as part of their degree

    Preferred: At least two years experience in an acute care setting


    Other Skills/Knowledge


  • Basic computer skills
  • For safety and quality reasons, must be able to read, write and communicate effectively in English with patients, visitors, and fellow members of the hospital team

    Preferred: Pediatric or neonatal experience

As part of the Cardiology team, the Cardiac Sonographer position:


  • Performs inpatient and outpatient cardiac ultrasound exams according to physician orders either in the Cardiology department or remotely with equipment on patient units.
  • Reviews inpatient chart prior to exam to gather pertinent symptoms and history of the patient.
  • Interviews the outpatient for symptoms and cardiac history.
  • Prepares patient for procedure by assisting/placing patient in proper imaging position and explaining exam.
  • Acquires cardiac ultrasound images.
  • Integrates images into automated system and compiles a preliminary report for Cardiologist.
  • Processes patient billing and inputs data into patient billing system.
  • Cleans all testing equipment after each exam.



Scheduled Hours


About Us

The Lahey Model of Care—right care, right time, right place—is exactly what patients, providers and payers need and deserve. Identifying and delivering on this convergence of interests has positioned Lahey Health for further growth. Our model ensures care is highly coordinated and locally delivered, with lower costs and exceptional quality.

Lahey Health is a robust, regional system including a teaching hospital, community hospitals, primary care providers, specialists, behavioral and home health services, skilled nursing and rehabilitation facilities, and senior care resources throughout northeastern Massachusetts and southern New Hampshire. The system has a global presence with programs in Canada, Jordan and Bermuda.

Equal Opportunity Employer/Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans.