The sonographer will complete the duplex ultrasound examination for the Bioimage 2 Study according to the study protocol. The examination will be completed in a mobile research unit in the South Florida location around Fort Lauderdale.
Performs ultrasound examination according to study protocols for vascular studies (carotid and abdominal arteries). Conducts clinical study according to internal procedures, applicable regulations and good clinical practice (GCP). Ensures protocol adherence and maintain accurate source documentation. Communicates study issues, patient safety, and relevant study activities to the clinical research team and clinical investigator(s). Completes paper and/or electronic case report forms Supports study binder maintenance with up to date study documents and correspondences. Documents Adverse Events and Protocol Deviations and submit reports as needed. Within the limits of safety, adhere to the standard time allotments for each type of scan to maintain the smooth and efficient flow of patients throughout the course of the scheduled day. Works with the operations staff, review and update the ultrasound schedule to ensure good patient care and safety and to maintain the patient load at an efficient and productive level. Develops and maintains a high level of skill commensurate with the standards set by the Principal Investigators through continued education, training, and interaction with other VCA Ultrasound Technologist. Maintains equipment and manage the supply inventory to ensure continued and effective operations. Performs other duties as assigned such as welcome eligible participants to the study, facilitate completion of the study questionnaire, and review patient informed consent forms with participants.
Knowledge of GCP and Human Subject Research Protection regulations. Excellent hand/eye coordination Strong communication, interpersonal, and organizational skills
This is a short-term Assignment for 1 year. ** This position can work out of any of the following offices: Lauderhill, Pembroke Pines, or Miami Gardens. Apply online: https://chenmed.wd1.myworkdayjobs.com/ChenMed/job/Lauderhill/ECHO-Ultrasound-Technician_R0001871
Certificate of Completion from an accredited Ultrasound program Registered Vascular Technologist (RVT) or Registered Vascular Sonographers (RVS) or RPhs. Complete proficiency in carotid artery duplex is a must. Two (2) years of experience in a clinical setting with direct patient care Ability to complete a full day of ultrasound examinations Proficient with Google applications, MS Word, Excel, data entry, internet, and email applications Interpersonal skills commensurate for the role to provide a professional and positive experience for the participant.
Additional Salary Information: Depending on experience
The BioImage-2 study is led by the world-renowned cardiologist Dr. Valentin Fuster, from the Mount Sinai Hospital in New York. Dr. Fuster is a long-time global leader in the field of cardiology, including cardiovascular medicine, translational research, and education. BioImage-2 is collaborating with ChenMed for study execution in South Florida.
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