Cardiac Sonographer – Rotorua, NZ

Position Title: Cardiac Sonographer

Employment Status: Full-Time

Location: Lakes DHB Hospital

Position Summary

The Lakes region is the ideal place to live for families and professional couples that have a passion for the outdoors. Mountain Biking and hiking in the forests, swimming and water sports on the lakes and relaxing in the thermal pools. Less than an hour from the beach and snow, it’s an ideal central NZ adventure playground.

If any of the above sounds like you, then think about joining our small but dynamic team!

The Clinical Physiology service at Lakes DHB provides a diagnostic service for patients requiring Cardiology, Respiratory and Neurological investigation. Tests performed include ECG, ambulatory blood pressure, exercise stress testing, echocardiography, cardiac monitoring (Holter and Event), lung function tests, EEG, Pacemaker and ICD follow up. We are a small, passionate and fun team with close, supportive, working relationships with our SMOs.

Our Echocardiography service includes adult and paediatric TTE, adult TOE, and stress echo and operate within Rotorua Hospital. In addition to this, the Taupo community have been fund raising via the THHS Heart Scanner Appeal, and are very close to reaching the target to enable us to purchase a ‘new high end’ Echocardiography ultrasound unit for Taupo Hospital.

So we would love you to come and join us to support this new service!

Applications are invited from senior Cardiac Sonographers with experience in signing off reports. The applicant must hold DMU or QUT post grad dip Cardiac Ultrasound and be registered with the MRTB. The applicant must be willing and able to drive to Taupo for scanning lists.

We look forward to your application if you are passionate about patient care; have excellent attention to detail, and great communication skills.

 Apply online via our website www.lakesdhb.govt.nz