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Echo Technologist

2024-01-19
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  • Cedar Park Regional Medical Center Cedar Park Regional Medical Center

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  • Full Time

Job Description

Up to $20,000 Sign on bonus for eligible, experienced Echo Tech's!

We are seeking an experienced Echo Tech to work day shift to join our team!

 

Position Overview:

  • The position is for an experienced Echo Tech, with the role being full-time and during the day shift, plus on-call responsibilities.
  • The Echo Tech, under the supervision of a Cardiologist, conducts routine and complex echocardiography and vascular duplex ultrasound examinations and provides preliminary interpretations.
  • The examinations performed may include Trans-Thoracic Echocardiograms, Trans-Esophageal Echocardiograms, Stress Echocardiograms, and Contrast Echocardiograms.

Responsibilities:

  • The Echo Tech is responsible for patient identification and entering patient demographics into the Echo machine.
  • They make reports available to patient charts and physicians.
  • Filing and retrieving reports of procedures performed in the department.
  • Operating the Echo PACS computer and completing preliminary reports for the doctor's review.
  • Efficient and effective resource utilization, maintaining a safe environment, and addressing patient population-specific needs are part of the responsibilities.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Qualifications:

  • Minimum of an Associate's of Applied Science Degree in Cardiac Sonography or a related degree program is required.
  • Current certification from the American Registry of Diagnostic Medical Sonographers (ARDMS) or Diagnostics Cardiac Sonographer (RDCS) in Adult Echocardiography (AE) is required.
  • Basic Life Support (BLS) certification from the American Heart Association is required upon hire.
  • A minimum of one (1) year of adult echocardiography experience in an acute care setting is desired, with pediatric experience being a plus.
  • Advanced knowledge and skill in the performance of Trans-Thoracic Contrast Echocardiograms is required.
  • Experience in placing intravenous lines and administration of IV medications is desirable.
  • Knowledge of EKG interpretation and cardiac stress testing is preferred.
  • The candidate must be willing to be on-call during after-hours, weekends, and holidays as necessary.

What is Offered:

  • Competitive Pay with Shift Differentials
  • Medical, Dental, Vision & Life Insurance
  • Generous Paid Time-Off (PTO)
  • Extended Illness Bank (EIB)
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • RN Loan Repayment Program
  • Matching 401(k)
  • Clinical Ladder Program
  • Employee Referral Bonus Program
  • Opportunities for career advancement
  • Rewards and recognition programs
  • Additional perks and discounts

This position presents an opportunity for experienced Echo Techs to join a dedicated team at Cedar Park Regional Medical Center and contribute to providing high-quality healthcare services to the community. The offered benefits and opportunities for career growth make it an attractive option for healthcare professionals in this field.

At Cedar Park Regional Medical Center, we foster a culture of compassion, excellence, and community. We believe in going above and beyond to deliver healthcare services to our patients and make a positive impact in the lives of our community members. As a member of our team, you'll experience a supportive and inclusive work environment, where collaboration and teamwork are highly valued. We are committed to the growth and development of our employees and provide opportunities for learning and advancement. We offer comprehensive benefits that prioritize your well-being and support your physical, mental, and financial wellness. Cedar Park Regional Medical Center is proud to be recognized as an employer of choice, with a culture focused on employee satisfaction and engagement. We are dedicated to creating an environment where you feel valued, supported, and inspired to make a difference.

Cedar Park Regional Medical Center is your community healthcare provider. With more than 600 healthcare professionals strong, our facility offers inpatient, outpatient, surgical and emergency care for Cedar Park and the greater Austin region

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