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Adult Cardiovascular Sonographic Specialist – Bethesda, Maryland
Defense Health Agency, Department of Defense
Job ID: 41542Start Date: 01/24/2019End Date: 02/04/2019
Who May Apply: US Citizens In order to qualify, you must meet the education and experience requirements described below. Experience refers to paid and unpaid experience, including volunteer work done through National Service programs (e.g., Peace Corps, AmeriCorps) and other organizations (e.g., professional; philanthropic; religious; spiritual; community; student; social). You will receive credit for all qualifying experience, including volunteer experience. Your resume must clearly describe your relevant experience; if qualifying based on education, your transcripts will be required as part of your application. Additional information about transcripts is in this document. Basic Requirement for Adult Cardiovascular Sonographic Specialist:Degree: Bachelor’s or graduate (or higher level) degree with major study in an academic field related to the medical field, health sciences or allied sciences appropriate to the work of the position. This degree must be from an educational program accredited by an accrediting body recognized by the U.S. Department of Education at the time the degree was obtained. In addition to meeting the basic requirement above, to qualify for this position you must also meet the qualification requirements listed below:
Specialized Experience: One year of specialized experience which includes performing routine and emergency echocardiograms such as two-dimensional, three-dimensional, Doppler, Transesophageal, Dobutamine and Stress Echocardiograms; performing advanced cardiac ultrasound services and or procedures; and analyzing echocardiography data.
This definition of specialized experience is typical of work performed at the next lower grade/level position in the federal service (GS-11).Some federal jobs allow you to substitute your education for the required experience in order to qualify. For this job, you must meet the qualification requirement using experience alone–no substitution of education for experience is permitted. You will be evaluated on the basis of your level of competency in the following areas:
Clinical Analysis and JudgmentResearch and Data Analysis
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