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Echocardiography Technologist I - Lebanon - Cardiovascular Diagnostic Center - Part Time (32 Hours Biweekly) - Day Shift

at WellSpan Health Services

Posted: 8/9/2018
Job Status: Part Time
Job Reference #: 250126
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Job Description

 

General Summary:

 

Under the general supervision of the Manager of Non-invasive & Invasive Cardiology, performs routine diagnostic cardiac ultrasound procedures at general skill and knowledge level.

 

  • Performs routine cardiac ultrasound techniques and examinations such as adult echocardiograms and stress echocardiograms.
  • Supervises, assists, and evaluates students in the clinical education setting.
  • Obtains intravenous access and administers intravenous contrast agents such as Definity. Performs Saline Bubble Studies.
  • Prepares preliminary echocardiogram reports and measurements for physicians.
  • Positions and transfers patients safely and comfortably.
  • Explains procedures to patients.
  • Clerical duties such as, scheduling patients, ensuring accurate billing codes, answering phones.
  • Maintains equipment in efficient operating order; performs preventative maintenance on a regularly scheduled basis; contacts Biomed Department for major malfunctions.
  • Knowledge and routine use of digital image storage system (PACS) and associated workflow software.

 



Required Skills

 

  • Associate's Degree
  • Registered Diagnostic Cardiac Sonographer (RDCS) 
  • Graduate of an accredited program in Diagnostic Cardiac Sonography

 



Required Experience

 

  • 6 - 12 Months of experience preferred but not required