Must have one of the following educational requirements:
1. A two year allied health program that is patient related. Allied health occupations include, but not limited to, diagnostic medical sonographer, Rad Tech, Respiratory Therapist, Occupational Therapist, Physical Therapist, and Registered Nurse.
2. Graduate of an accredited program in diagnostic cardiac or medical sonography or cardiac ultrasound (program of at least 12 months)
3. Associate's or Bachelors's degree in health, science, natural science, nursing , or relevant field.
Meets all qualification prerequisites for credentialing examination in Echo through ARDMS (RDCS) or CCI (RCS). Within two years from date of hire, must obtain Certification and registration as Echocardiographer by ARDMS (RDCS)in Adult echo or Pediatric Echo or CCI (RCS).
Effective June 1, 2018: New Hires and Transfers are required to have current AHA “Heartsaver” Certification.