Echo Tech - PRN

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Overview

At WellStar, we all share common goals. That’s what makes us so successful – and such an integral part of our communities. We want the same things, for our organization, for our patients, and for our colleagues. As the most integrated healthcare provider in Georgia, this means we pride ourselves on investing in the communities that we serve. We continue to provide innovative care models, focused on improving quality and access to healthcare.

Responsibilities

WellStar Spalding Hospital - We are seeking an Echo Tech to join our Team!

The Echo Tech (Cardiac Sonographer) functions under the direction of the System Manager or Chief Technologist and is responsible for performing all cardiac imaging; which includes, if performed at your designated facility, adult, pediatric, trans esophageal and stress echocardiograms. Performs measurements and calculations according to laboratory protocol, provides written or an oral summary of preliminary findings to the interpreting Physician, is responsible for the safety and well-being of all patients in the Echo department, must possess the ability to communicate effectively with the patient(s) and health care team, performs other work related duties as assigned. Must be available to take call, work weekends and Holidays on a rotating basis.

Qualifications

Required Minimum Education

High school diploma or equivalent from accredited program required. Graduate of a formal Diagnostic Medical Sonography program or an accredited Cardiovascular Technology program preferred.

Required Minimum Experience

Minimum of one-year experience in echocardiography or graduate of a formal Diagnostic Medical Sonography program or an accredited Cardiovascular Technology program.

Required Minimum Certification

Active certification through American Registry for Diagnostic Medical Sonography (ARDMS). Basic Life Support through American Heart Association required. Current compliance with continuing medical education (CME) requirements for specialty(ies) as appropriate

Required Minimum Skills

Extensive knowledge of cardiac anatomy, physiology, and pathology Considerable knowledge of echocardiographic techniques, procedures and equipment

Ability to produce quality echocardiogram images

Ability to react quickly and effectively during emergency situations

Ability to comprehend and execute complex oral and written instructions

Ability to maintain effective working relationships with fellow employees, patients, families, and physicians

Join us for outstanding benefits and development opportunities. We also offer state-of-the-art technology, professional support and advancement, and colleagues that rank amongst the best in the country. The WellStar culture of caring has also been nationally recognized three years in a row by Fortune Magazine as one of the “100 Best Companies to Work For”. Step up to your potential. Find out more and apply today.

WellStar is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All applicants are considered without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, disability, veteran status or any status which is protected by local, state or federal law.

DepartmentCardio/Echo

FacilityWellStar Spalding Regional Hospital

CategoryAllied Health

CityGriffin

ShiftDays

StateGeorgia




6 November 2019
Location: United States Georgia Griffin
Salary: Highly Competitive USD per year
Sector:
Healthcare and Medical
Profession:
Allied Health
PLEASE! No enquiries from Recruitment Agencies or Headhunters.

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